A FEAST FROM THE NEAR EAST

Having just hosted the immensely successful Boisdale Jazz & Cigar Club Beirut Jaunt 2017, Michael Karam gives us the inside track on the ancient and unsurpassed traditions of Lebanese food and drink. Michael is the…

GAME ON! EAT YOUR KILL!!

Heretical ranter, charismatic television presenter, gifted author, inspirational radio DJ, talented publisher and lousy shot, William Sitwell expounds the virtues of eating what you kill

WHAT LIES BENEATH

Boisdale’s newest neighbour on Elizabeth Street is bespoke lingerie company Luna Mae, founded by Claudia Lambeth in 2012. We asked Claudia to explain the motivation behind Luna Mae and yes, she really does sell solid…

THE LAMENT OF THE RELUCTANT REMAINER

In his youth Bruce was a devout Marxist and civil rights campaigner in Northern Ireland. In maturity his political direction veered right and he became Political Editor of The Spectator and regular contributor to both…

HOLD YOUR NERVE

The UKs most insightful economist and Chairman of Capital Economics, Roger Bootle argues that no Brexit deal is better than a bad deal. His latest brilliant book, “Making a Success of Brexit and Reforming the…

BANNED WAGON

Simon Clark, the Director of FOREST, marks ten years since the smoking ban in 2007 and demands that genuine liberals must be prepared to fight against further attacks on our lifestyle choices, by the “bully…

BURNS SUPPERS AND BRANDS

Scotsman Piers Currie, who was the former Global Head of Brand at Aberdeen Asset Management, reminds us of the cultural pitfalls that can arise when talking to foreigners!

EDIBLE SCOTLAND

Bill Knot argues that Scottish cuisine is much more than the deep-fried Mars Bar and that Scotland’s ingredients together, rank as one of the world’s greatest nat/ional larders