Evening events, Food & drink

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The Great Scottish Beer Celebration

A beer festival celebrating Scottish brewing, with 18 small breweries pouring a wide range of beer styles, plus music from the folk behind Shout Bamala and a selection of street food vendors.

Barras Art & Design Centre, Glasgow

Fri 13 Mar

£7.50 / 0141 946 3020

Sat 14 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 946 3020

Only Fools And Three Courses

Fun night of comedy and good food with the characters of Only Fools and Horses. Marlene and Boycie are hosting a Gala Dinner, but will things go to plan with Del, Rodney and Uncle Albert on the guest list? Don't sit under the chandelier, though.

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Fri 6 Mar

Maritime Room

£39.50 / 01702 351135

Sat 7 Mar

Maritime Room

£39.50 / 01702 351135

Croft Hotel, Darlington

Sat 14 Mar

£32.50 Includes three course meal / 01325 720319

Crown And Mitre Hotel, Carlisle

Sat 21 Mar

£34.95 includes three course meal / 01228 525 491

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Comic Relief Wine Fair

More than 20 wine retailers, including the Wine Society, Naked Wine, Harvey Nichols and Majestic Wine, display their selections. In addition to over 100 wines to sample, the night promises a variety of competitions and raffles to help raise money for Comic Relief. Ages 18+.

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh

Thu 12 Mar

£20 / 0131 220 4348

Glasgow Gin Club

Gin tasting hosted by Glasgow first Gin Club, the first of many we hope. Try four different gins; The Botanist, Strathearn Heather Rose, Caorunn and London No.3; and learn a little about each one.

The Hidden Lane Tearoom, Glasgow

Fri 27 Mar

£12.96 / 0141 237 4391

Food and Craft Fair

An opportunity to buy local, with local craftspeople, cooks and bakers selling everything from jewellery to jam. Organised by the Eric Liddell Centre.

Eric Liddell Centre, Edinburgh

Wed 2 Dec

Free / 0131 447 4520

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Lothian Wine School: Scottish Food & Wine Evening

Taste some of Scotland's best foods with paired wines (minimum of six). Learn about which foods go with which wines and impress at your next dinner party. Professional ISO tasting glasses and tasting sheets are provided.

Jurys Inn Edinburgh

Fri 6 Mar

£35 / 0131 603 3865

Scottish Food and Wine Matching

Fri 20 Mar

£30 / 0131 603 3865

Scottish Cheese and Wine Matching

Fri 24 Apr

£35 / 0131 603 3865

Scottish Food and Wine Matching

…and 2 more dates until 21 May

Sportsman Dinner

Rugby legend Gareth Chilcott at the Eighth Sporting Dinner courtesy of Shipston Rugby Club & Shipston Football Club.

Townsend Hall, Shipston-on-Stour

Fri 6 Mar

£50 / 07800 771 368

St Patrick's Day Dinner

Celebrate St Patrick's Day with a three course carvery meal, topped off with music from Liam McGrandles and a DJ.

Celtic Park, Glasgow

Sat 14 Mar

£27 / 0871 226 1888

Singles Night

Busy night for singles ages 30+ to mingle and meet. Smart jeans are allowed but no rips.

Bondhay Golf Club, Worksop

Fri 13 Mar

£4 / 01909 723608

Fri 27 Mar

£4 / 01909 723608

Fri 10 Apr

£4 / 01909 723608

…and 45 more dates until 30 Dec 2016

Allo Allo: Le Dinner Show

Laughlines Comedy Entertainment recreate the nostalgia of the much-loved 1980s sitcom Allo Allo while diners enjoy a three course meal. Guests of honour include the head of Gestapo Herr Flick and Lieutenant Gruber.

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Wed 25 Mar

£37.50 / 020 8561 8371

Wyvern Theatre, Swindon

Sat 23 May

£45 / 01793 524481

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Bootleg Black Adder

You are invited to join Lord Edmund Blackadder for an evening of fine food and mead, or wine if you so wish. Greeted by the Lord’s servant Baldrick, you will be ushered into the banqueting suite at Blackadder Hall where you, along with the other guests, will give the illusion that Lord Blackadder is extremely popular and…

The Bear Hotel, Devizes

Sat 25 Apr

£39.50

Macau Patua

A unique taste of Macanese food and culture in the heart of London's Chinatown. Talk + Taste; 4 course dinner + presentation by chef Lau Suet-Ming & food anthropologist Annabel Jackson. www.macaupatua.uk Thur 26 February 2015, 06:30 - 21:30

Chinatown Chinese Community Centre, London WC2H

Thu 26 Mar

£40

  • 18:30 – 21:30 Macau Patua Chinatown Chinese Community Centre, London

The Whisky Stramash

A chance to sample as many different whiskies as you think you can handle, also promising 'mystery, entertainment, comicality and madcap pioneering.'

Surgeon's Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 23 May

£17.05–£28.60 / 0844 481 8898

Love Food? Rise of Food Banks

An evening of community food and discussion. Featuring input from Oxfam, Poverty Alliance and Dennistoun's Everlasting Foodbank.

Redmond's of Dennistoun, Glasgow

Mon 9 Mar

Free

Moet Academy – Bringing the Champagne Region to the Heart Of London

An educational wine experience, following classic wines from grape to glass.

Oxo Tower, London SE1

Tue 14 Apr

£40 / 020 7021 1686

Thu 16 Apr

£40 / 020 7021 1686

Fri 17 Apr

£40 / 020 7021 1686

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The Spirits Social: Monthly Pop-Up Bar From The Duppy Share

Discover the best of London's spirits scene. Rum company, The Duppy Share will host a series of monthly pop up bar nights showcasing new and independent spirits brands, starting March 12th, in the Maxilla social club under the Westway, Notting Hill.

Maxilla Hall Social Club, London W10

Thu 12 Mar

£10

Thu 9 Apr

£10

Thu 14 May

£10

…and 3 more dates until 13 Aug

Taste of Scotland: Scottish Food and Wine Tasting

A selection of 13 wines, matched with a range of fine Scottish foods from smoked salmon to chocolate.

Baby Abode, Glasgow

Thu 21 May

Over-18s only

£40 inc selection of fine Scottish foods and 13 wines / 07984 893138

Archway Theatre, Horley

Fri 6 Mar

Sold out / 01293 781059

Botany and Mixology

Learn the ancient art of botany, and combine your learnings with mixology as you shake up your own Pickering's Gin 'Peacocktails'.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Mar

£20 / 0131 560 1581

Champagne Dinner

A special Champagne dinner in association with LVMH.

Number One, Edinburgh

Tue 7 Apr

£125 / 0131 557 6727

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The Crust Conductor

Peckham's supreme pizza from Peckham's beloved local, The Gowlett, is taking to the roads of the UK in a beautifully restored bus, The Crust Conductor, from February 2015. Popping up at a host of various venues and festivals across the UK.

Brick Brewery, London SE15

Fri 6 Mar

Free

Fri 13 Mar

Free

Fri 20 Mar

Free

…and 6 more dates until 1 May

Deafblind Scotland 25th Anniversary Dinner Dance

Dress in your best cocktail dress or kilt and enjoy a sparkling wine reception, three course meal, live music and an auction in aid of Deafblind Scotland.

Radisson Blu Hotel, Glasgow

Sat 14 Mar

£50 / 0141 777 6111

The First One

Pop-up dining event from Wild Fig, with a five-course French inspired meal to which you can bring your own bottle.

The Whisky Bond, Glasgow

Sat 7 Mar

£45 / 07551 203166

The menu includes a velouté of white onion and Breton cider; jambon persille (ham terrine); daube of beef with pommes Anna; a cheeseboard and a chocolate dessert with hazelnut praline. BYOB.

Guerilla Eats

The award-winning pop-up street food event bringing you great food & booze in amazing settings with DJs soundtracking.

Shude Hill Car Park, Manchester

Sat 14 Mar

Free

Sat 21 Mar

Free

Sat 28 Mar

Free

…and 9 more dates until 30 May

Holyrood Kitchen

Pop-up restaurant from the Edinburgh School of Food and Wine and Historic Scotland, serving Scottish cuisine with a view.

Holyrood Park Education Centre, Edinburgh

Fri 8 May

£50 (Members £45) / 0131 652 8150

Sat 9 May

£50 (Members £45) / 0131 652 8150

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