We‘ve spent the year mouthing off about our culinary:
tastes. so now it’s time to find out what you like to eat and drink. We asked a dozen local people to name their
I IAN LANG Secretary of State for Scotland.
Favourite Christmas tipple: Kir (ie cassis and white wine or champagne).
Typical evening meal: Tomato soup and boiled egg.
Favourite restauranUbar/toodshop: l’ass (not at liberty to say — the minister mustn‘t have favourites of this nature).
Food and drink dislikes: Raw seafood. sweet sherry. coffee without sugar.
I EDDIE MAIR 26. newscaster. BBC Scotland.
! Favourite Christmas tipple:
i Blackcurrant cordial.
favourites and least favourites.
Typical evening meal: Meat and two ;
veg — no pudding. Favourite restaurant/bar/loodshop:
' (‘athcdral House Hotel. Glasgow: ()Id Batik Bar. Dundee; M & S.
Food and drink dislikes: Waiters rushing you out before you have finished your meal properly.
I SARAH YOUNG 1‘). student of politics and sociology. Strathclyde University.
Favourite Christmas tipple: Port and
lemonade. Typical evening meal: Pasta. tuna and
Favourite restaurant/bar/loodshop: Brahms and l.iszt Bar. (ilasgow. Food and drink dislikes: (‘an‘t stand cutting up raw meat; mushrooms.
I MOHAMMED SHEIKH Proprietor of Fair Deal Superstore. Roseneath Street. lidinburgh.
Favourite Christmas tipple: l.ucozadc. Typical evening meal: Lamb curry
I DAVY AND TOMMY ZYW (4) (sons of I
Jenny Brown of Scottish Television‘s 5
Favourite Christmas tipple
Davy: Ribena. - Tommy: Orange juice.
Typical evening meal
Davy: l‘ish Fingers with tomato sauce. followed by strawberry yoghurt.
'l‘ommy: Macaroni cheese with
tomato sauce. followed by an orange.
Favourite restaurant/bar/loodshop Davy: The fiin & chip shop opposite our dentist (ie l.'/\|ba D‘()ro, Henderson Row. lidinburgh).
: Tommy: Safeways.
Food and drink dislikes Davy: l'ish pic. Tommy: No pigs! Tomato juice.
Favourite restaurant/bar/loodshop: Sonia‘s Indian restaurant and takeaway. Dalry Road.
Food and drink dislikes: I like everything. 1 don't drink alcohol — but then I've never tried it. so I can't say I don‘t like it!
I CECIL SMITH 8|. actor. of (ilud fame.
Favourite Christmastipple: Anything I can lay my hands on! Brandy and coke if you’re asking.
Typical evening meal: l-‘ish — from the chippie — or boiled eggs. washed down with a can of linsure (liquid food from the chemist).
Favourite restaurant/bar/loodshop: The Grapes — it‘s called The lidinburgh Bar now ~ in (‘lerk Street. but any bar will do!
Food and drink dislikes: Salad.
I LORRAINE CRAIG Train driver on (ilasgow Underground.
Favourite Christmas tipple: Sparkling white wine.
Typical evening meal: (‘hieken and chips with veg.
Favourite restaurant’bar/foodshop: La liiorentina Restaurant at l’aisley Road \Vcst. (ilasgow.
Food and drink dislikes: I don't like spicy foods or whisky.
I J0 MASSON Stage Manager. Tron Theatre. (ilasgoyv.
Favourite Christmas tipple: (‘ockburns Port.
Typical evening meal: Any type of pizza or maybe chilli. homemade of course!
Favourite restauranb’bar/loodshop: Marks & Spencers for food and drink: (‘hinese carry-outs!
94 The List December 1991— 16January 1992