Edinburgh Food Social's Good Food Hub

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Edinburgh Food Social's Good Food Hub

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Project by Edinburgh Food Social


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Food is the one thing that links us all together- help us create a Food Training Hub that teaches young people about the goodness of food.

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Cat Crawford 12th August 2019

such a great project with potential to provide really positive food experiences and training to young people who don't get enough opportunity for that

Clara Bessos 26th July 2019

Seeing first hand the difference you are making to young people’s lives and therefore their future families is truly inspiring. Not to mention the positive repercussions your teaching will have on our planet.

Team School of Wok 24th July 2019

We are big believers in you Steve and everything you do and therefore also believe in all your new partners and team. Keep up the great work and here's to sharing the passion for constantly helping others. Amazing work - can't wait to come and eat with you. With love, Jez, Nev and The School of Wok Team

Stewpendous 22nd July 2019

The purpose of Stewpendous (www.StewpendousCooking.co.uk) is to make cooking and creating great meals accessible so we are very proud to support this initiative. Good luck!

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This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£1,250 or more

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Private Chef's Table for 10 Guests

The second largest of our rewarded pledges, this is an incredible package including a Chef's Table for 10 guests with each taking away a bottle of our small batch gin, a bag of house-roasted coffee an e-recipe book, a personalised design print and a huge thank you on our Food Hub wall.

£5 or more

A Massive Thank You...

If you are able to support us by pledging £5, we owe you a massive thank you! This thank you will be delivered by video each week as well as your name being added to the wall of our Food Training Hub.

£15 or more

Get Cooking at Home

Pledging £15 to our Food Hub will get you a fantastic e-recipe book, packed full of seasonal recipes that are easy to recreate at home using incredible seasonal Scottish produce. In addition, those who pledge £15 will get a thank you by video as well as their name on our wall.

£25 or more

House Roasted Coffee

Support us with £25 and you will receive a bag of incredible, freshly roasted, Edinburgh Larder blend coffee. These incredible beans have been sourced by the team at our sister restaurant and roasted in-house. If you're in Edinburgh or London, you'll be able to swing by and collect your coffee... if you're elsewhere, we'll send it to you. As well as the caffeine, we'll send you an e-recipe book and you'll get a big fat thank you on our wall.

£35 or more

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Edinburgh Larder Festival Fireworks Dinner

The Edinburgh Larder is the perfect location for our Festival Fireworks Dinner, only metres away from the Royal Mile. Hosted and cooked by Edinburgh Food Social, this dinner promises to bring you the very best of what's in season, from local Scottish suppliers and celebrating the end of this year's Edinburgh International Festival in style. Join us at 7pm for a welcome drink and 3 course dinner.

£35 or more

Edinburgh Food Social Spring Gin

Our house gin, distilled by the wonderful Edinburgh Gin. Full of Spring botanicals, wood sorrel, yarrow and gorse flower, this gin is zesty and delicious. Our recommended serve is with apple and a wee sprig of thyme but we've enjoyed samples in all manner of ways and each time it's gone down beautifully. Gin that tastes as good as it does. Collect from a number of our friends across the city.

£50 or more

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The Perfect Tonic...

£50 is an incredibly generous gift which deserves a great reward! As part of our social enterprise, we will be distilling our very own gin. Using foraged seasonal Scottish botanicals together with the help of some of the country's finest distillers, this is guaranteed to bring a smile to your face when poured over ice. Naturally, you will receive an e-recipe book and a special mention on the wall of the Food Hub.

£65 or more

'Scotland's Larder' Lunch Experience

Join us on one a series of unique outdoor food experiences, taking in the very best of Scotland. Whether it's a seafood feast served on a remote beach, a lamb masterclass on a Pentlands hill farm or a lunch in the middle of a community garden, these experiences promise to be unique, immersive and truly delicious. Steve and the team will welcome you before getting hands-on with your chosen subject before sitting down to a convivial meal.

£75 or more

Print Package

A £75 pledge gets you the first of our packages... our seasonal small batch gin, house roasted coffee and e-recipe book as well as a beautifully designed, locally printed A4 Food Social poster and a huge thank you on the Food Hub wall.

£120 or more

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Hands On Cookery Class

Join the Food Social's team of expert chefs in the kitchen that you helped fund! Our chefs have worked in Edinburgh, London, Cote d'Azur, Berlin, NYC and Copenhagen and really have the skills to pay the bills. Join us on a class of your choosing throughout the year to learn a whole host of new skills that will leave you inspired and returning home brimming with confidence. Whilst you're with us, you'll see your name on the wall too!

£150 or more

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Private Cookery Lesson at Home

Our Head of Food Education, Steve, has spend the past 20 years cooking and teaching all over the world. His passion for ingredients is infectious and Steve loves creating simple dishes that respect the ingredients in focus and sharing stories about growers & producers. This class is sure to leave you inspired with tips and techniques to share with family and friends for years to come.

£350 or more

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Private Chef's Table for 6 Guests

Getting into the bigger money, we would like to offer you the opportunity to join us at the Food Hub for a very special Chef's Table experience. We'll welcome you and 5 friends to the Food Hub on an evening of your choice where you will enjoy a 5 course tasting menu cooked for by the team, sharing the stories of the produce as it is cooked in front of you. Naturally, a huge thank you will be shared online as well as on our Food Hub wall.

£500 or more

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Exclusive Kitchen Garden Tour & Lunch for 6

As Chef/Proprietor of L'Escargot Blanc, L'Escargot Bleu, Fred is a great friend of ours and Chef of the Year at the CIS Excellence Awards. Fred has built up a great reputation as one of the cities finest restaurateurs- now spending his time planting, growing & harvesting the vegetables and herbs for the restaurants. This private tour will involve being welcomed to Newton Walled Garden by Fred & Steve, as well as enjoying an unforgettable lunch.

£750 or more

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A Day of Foraging & Gin Cocktails for 6 guests

Join us for this unique day, spent foraging with expert Anna Canning who will guide you through the undergrowth and inspire you with the edible treats to be found. We will enjoy and al fresco lunch prepared by the Edinburgh Food Social team served with a selection of delicious cocktails made with our very own gin.

£1,450 or more

Private Cookery School Day for 12 guests

Whether you are a corporate company, small business or just a big group of friends, this experience is perfect to 'bank' for the right time. Whether it's team building, reward, a celebration or just a Tuesday- you will be changing lives by funding us in this way. We will enjoy lots of delicious food over the course of the day, together with house gin cocktails as well as hands-on cooking and we will wrap up with a very special prizegiving!

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