Get every last lick of that summer feeling with Yelpers picks for the tastiest ice cream spots in Glasgow and Edinburgh.
Howies has three restaurants situated throughout Scotland including two in Edinburgh - Victoria Street and Waterloo Place - and a third at 50 Chapel Street, Aberdeen.
It caused a stir from the moment the first shoot popped out of the ground.
From simple tips to haute cuisine recipes, our top chefs know their stuff
these baked spiced plums form a light dessert that is simple to prepare and cook.
I wrote about my newly discovered pleasure of cooking pulled pork last week.
It has been historically claimed that yours truly has the constitution of an ox. That's a statement that can cover various ailments, but more specifically, it's referring to my ability to eat indiscriminately without getting ill.
A debate that has been raging longer than the referendum campaign is unlikely to reach a satisfactory conclusion any time soon.
My favourite tipple with a piled-high plate of pulled pork is a glass of Rioja.
Herbs and botanicals are used to create one of my favourite drinks, the eponymous gin and tonic.
Caffe La Ronda, 145 High Street, Linlithgow (caffelaronda.co.uk, 01506 203436)
Coming from the North East, I've always had a big affection for Brewdog.
According to beer blogger Pete Brown, 2013 was the year craft beer went mainstream.
Enjoy a reggae rum punch cocktail with lots of ice - and, of course, friends.
Scotland did excellently in the Commonwealth Games! 53 medals in total with 19 golds.