Sparkling Start To 2019!

Christmas may be over and the New Year has begun and while some people might be suffering from January blues, Ginger Snap are back in the kitchen and loving hearing all your amazing stories of popping the question! If you are one of those lucky people starting 2019 with a sparkling, shiny new ring, CONGRATULATIONS!!…

2018 Highlights

2018 has been another very busy and successful year at Ginger Snap. At the start of this year, we were joined by James; a former MasterChef professional’s finalist with 25 years of experience.   Using James’ unique approach, Tania and James worked together to revamp the Ginger Snap menus, challenging the boundaries of traditional British cuisine…

“Christmas Is Coming, The Goose Is Getting Fat”

    The Festive period is well under way and I have no doubt that you’ve got all ingredients bought and the sprouts are already on the boil as I write!!  Before racing to the supermarket to fight off the masses for the largest turkey crown imaginable, why not try something more traditional this year?…

Sunny, Spring Wedding at Guardswell Farm – The Venue with the View!

Guardswell Farm opened its doors last year to hosting Weddings and Events.  Situated just outside Dundee, overlooking the Tay and its Bridges, it truly is a venue with a view!  Last Saturday Ginger Snap catered for a beautiful Wedding in glorious Spring sunshine.   The Guests enjoyed Champagne and various new and exciting Canapés from…

Featured Venue – Harburn Barn

Less than 20 miles from Edinburgh nestled in the stunning Harburn Estate sits Harburn Barn.  The main Barn and Roundhouse are two very distinctive venues available for up to 90 guests for dinner and 140 for the evening.  All guests have full access to nine beautiful acres of gardens, parklands and lakes which is ideal…

Marquee Wedding at Newhall Estate

Only 12 miles from Edinburgh at the Southern foothills of the Pentlands,  NewHall Estate is a beautiful Baronial Mansion.  Set in stunning mature gardens it is an ideal venue to capture the perfect Wedding.  The Ginger Snap team were delighted to be part of this special, sunny day at the beginning of September. The Bride,…

Open House in Cambuslang

The last weekend in June was a busy one for the Ginger Snap team, with the Royal Highland Show, a wedding in North Perthshire and an open house event near Glasgow. On Sunday, Taylor Wimpey presented the latest phase of new homes at Newton Farm in Cambuslang, South Lanarkshire with food and drink provided by…

Strathallan Castle Wedding in October

At the end of October, as Autumn started to settle in, the Ginger Snap team made the journey up to Strathallan Castle in Perthshire having spent the previous afternoon setting up the marquee for the big day. We served Champagne, white wine and a beetroot, apple and ginger mocktail in one of Strathallan Castle’s beautifully restored…

Bonfire Night Wedding at Blairquhan Castle

There were so many personal finishing touches at this wedding that it is difficult to know where to start! Ginger Snap arrived at the gorgeous venue of Blairquhan Castle on the Friday, the day before the wedding, to set everything up for the big day. That evening, Event manager Tania, chef Kate and the team prepared a relaxed…

Featured Venue: Thirlestane Castle

If you are looking for a grand venue in the Scottish Borders, this 16th century castle is one of the oldest and finest castles in Scotland. Just 35 minutes from Edinburgh, Thirlestane Castle is set in peaceful parkland with the River Lauder flowing through. The castle itself is available for wedding ceremonies, receptions and events…