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 [...]

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 [...]

HOMEMADE GRANOLA

Although the full Scottish breakfast is a steadfast favourite here at Edencoille Bed & Breakfast, we do have a secret homemade recipe that has been known to convert even the most die-hard fry up fan. Our homemade Granola is nutty, delicious and delightful - a healthy yummy alternative to the indulgence of our cooked breakfast. [...]

INTERIOR EDIT: WALL ART

One of the more stimulating and transformative ways to put a personal touch on your interior style is to express your character through your wall art. Find art that inspires you and showcase it within your home. Carefully selecting pieces that you cannot live without and gathering them over time will ensure you possess art [...]

KNOCKANDO WOOLMILL

In the heart of Speyside, about a 20-minute drive from us here at Edencoille, there is the Knockando Woolmill. This is one of the oldest mills in the UK that continues to manufacture traditional, quality textiles, and you can visit the Mill to experience the history and traditions for yourself. The Mill is interactive and [...]