This week, we've got something to crow about, since wings are ruling the roost in Glasgow and Edinburgh!
Glasgow's newest brewery Drygate is the beer baby conceived by drinks manufacturer C&C and Williams Bros.
There are tons of things we should leave to the professionals - the self-inflicted fringe trim for one (not speaking from past experience or anything, obviously).
From simple tips to haute cuisine recipes, our top chefs know their stuff
The traditional way to spend the 31 October is to of course carve your pumpkin into a spooky design.
This vegetarian curry is simple to make and healthy too.
I don't know if children still dook for apples any more but the association between apples and Hallowe'en remains unchanged, if only because they both come into season at the same time.
Cranachan, second floor, Princes Square, 48 Buchanan Street, Glasgow (cranachancafe.co.uk, 0141 248 6257)
It's appropriate that a groundbreaking food conference aimed at tackling the thorny issue of food banks, poverty and unequal access to fresh, healthy food took place at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall last week.
It seems I've been in a bit of denial about the so-called alternative food scene.
A new, top quality lager described as being 'the best of Scotland, brewed for Scotland' is to be introduced by Tennent's.
St. Mungo - the flagship lager from Glasgow's WEST Brewery - will be available to buy for £1.75 per bottle in a total of 83 Tesco stores across Scotland.
IN the last days of an Indian summer, there is nothing better than relaxing outside with cool food and a glass of wine.
The Soda Shop
Next week commuters on the New York subway will be the first to see a new advertising campaign created in the UK for the wines of Bordeaux.