INTERIOR EDIT: COFFEE TABLE STYLING

Here at Edencoille we are interior styling enthusiasts to say the least, and are always looking at the smaller details to pull a room together, creating a space that is delightful, stylish and eye catching. One of the easiest ways to personalise and style a room, is to focus on the coffee table – using [...]

ALISON’S VALENTINE TARTS

With Valentines Day here we have used it as an excuse to make these delicious homemade heart tartlets. They are the perfect sweet tea time treat filled with love. Ingredients: Plain Flour 225g Potato Flour 60g Caster Sugar 100g Salted Butter 200g Raspberry Jam 100ml Baking Powder 1 tablespoon 1 Vanilla Pod 1 Egg STEP [...]

WINTER BERRY BROWNIES

One of our favourite baking recipes is our American style winter brownies. Super chewy and chocolatey , they are the ultimate guilty pleasure and can be enjoyed with nuts, fresh fruit and cream. This week we have baked up some delectable brownie bites to savour with some local winter blackberries. Here is the recipe for [...]

PHOTODIARY: LOCHINDORB

Lochindorb, one of the highlands most scenic lochs is only a short drive from us at Edencoille, along the Dava Moor, north of Grantown on Spey. A fresh water loch that is also home to the ruins of Lochindorb castle, popular with birdwatchers and those who enjoy fishing. We recently took a drive to visit [...]

INTERIOR EDIT: HIGHLAND HYGGE

The beginning of the year can often bring about a sense of ‘January Blues’. The anti-climactic finish to festive celebrations, the start of diets and endless exercise regimes, the cold and bitter weather - it is easy to feel downcast and miserable. However, we have found a way to prevent this depressed state and it [...]

FESTIVE TREATS

Time to eat, drink and be merry! To help you embrace the festive spirit we are sharing our favourite Christmas Cocktail recipes as well as our homemade Mince pie tartlets. Cheers to a fabulous winter season! MINCE PIE TARTLETS Ingredients: Ready roll sweet shortcrust pastry Organic mince pie filling Icing sugar Milk for glazing STEP [...]

INTERIORS EDIT: LUXURY BATHROOMS

It has been suggested by our guests in the past, and I am inclined to believe, that the bathroom at Edencoille is the definitive show-stopping element to our B&B. The essence of luxury, a modern freestanding bath sits at the end of the bed with a view overlooking the balcony into the lush, Scots pine [...]

HOMEMADE SAUSAGE ROLLS

Around this time of year, we like to enjoy our homemade sausage rolls straight from the Aga -  a scrumptious, appetising snack that gives us warmth and cosy comfort as the winter nights draw in. Here is our recipe for you to follow. We try and use organic produce wherever possible. Ingredients: Pork Mince 450g 1 [...]

INTERIOR EDIT: SCANDI STYLE

Scandinavian interiors are characterized by elements such as simplicity in style, minimalism and functionality. It is easy to achieve this design in your home, creating a space that incorporates the main themes of Nordic style yet with a personal twist to make it your own. Here we list 5 key ways to infuse an interior [...]

PHOTO DIARY: BELLA & THE PUPPIES

This week marks the anniversary of a wild and dramatic night that occurred a year ago, when our chocolate Labrador, Bella, gave birth to 12 puppies!! We had collected Bella as a puppy herself 4 years prior, from Poolewe however when we decided to breed her we had no idea the adventure, cuteness and quite [...]