Edinburgh Christmas

22 - 24 November 2019

Foodies Festival Christmas returns to Edinburgh’s EICC 22, 23, 24 November 2019

Foodies Festival Christmas, Edinburgh’s favourite food festival, kicks off the festive season at the EICC on 22, 23 & 24 November 2019

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Get top Christmas recipe tips and sample the best of festive fare with a ticket to the Christmas Foodies Festival 2019 

Meet MasterChef Winner 2019 Irini Tzortzoglou cooking festive recipes just for you along with local MasterChef Finalist 2019 Jilly McCord .

See Michelin-starred and top chefs such as Great British Menu Winner 2019 at Two Michelin Starred Andrew Fairlie’s Restaurant at Gleneagles Lorna McNee whip up amazing dishes in the Chef’s Theatre, alongside the stars of Great British Bake Off .

Enjoy a festive masterclass with cupcake decorating, Xmas cocktails, and orange garland making in our Festive Workshop

Keep in the Christmas spirit throughout the day with vintage style singers and Christmas Carollers, plus fun competitions including Mince Pie & Chilli Eating Contests.

Have a tipple in The Drinks Theatre with Champagne and wine experts introducing their favourite tipples for Christmas, plus gin, whisky and Christmas cocktail masterclasses

Feast on delicious Street Food and taste festive treats from around the world. 

Keep the wee ones entertained at the Elves Cookery School with classes in gingerbread baking and Christmas cookie decorating,

Check out top local producers at the Artisan Christmas Market with cheeses, chutneys, oils, Christmas hampers, gifts and more

Unfortunately dogs are not allowed at this festival

 

Venue Address:

Edinburgh International Conference Centre
The Exchange Edinburgh,
150 Morrison St,
Edinburgh EH3 8EE

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Opening times:

Friday 22nd November

5pm - 9pm

Saturday 23rd November

10am - 6pm

Sunday 24th November

10am - 5pm

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Good to know:

Showguide £4
Unfortunately dogs are not allowed in the Festival marquee

What to do?

Festival timetable

Friday 22nd November

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Saturday 23rd November

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Sunday 24th November

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The Hoover Theatre

17.30 Neil Forbes – Café St Honore

18.30 Steve Brown – Edinburgh Food Social

19.30 Amy Lorimer – Baking with Granny

Drinks Theatre

17.30 Winter Wines from The Wine Society

18.30 Lanchester Wines, a new power in the land

19.30 Premier & Grand Cru Champagne Tasting

Festive Workshop

18.00 Christmas Cupcakes Decorating with Bibis Bakery

19.00 Taste Chocolates that make a difference with Pacari Chocolate

20.00 Dried Orange Garlands with Fragrant Botanicals

The Hoover Theatre

10.15 Charlotte White – Restoration Cake

11.00 Amy Lorimer – Baking with Granny

12.00 Daniel Ashmore – The Pompadour

13.00 Jilly McCord – MasterChef Finalist 2019

14.00 Irini Tzortzoglou – MasterChef Winner 2019

15.00 Mark Greenaway – Grazing by Mark Greenaway

16.00 Soon to be announced

17.00 Aisha Elshani – Honeycomb & Co

Drinks Theatre

10.30 Zonin – The Perfect Premium Prosecco

11.30 Winter Wines from the Wine Society

12.30 Edinburgh Uncorked with Diana Thompson

13.30 Lanchester Wines, a new power in the land

14.30 Showcasing Burgundy with Louis Jadot

15.30 Premier & Grand Cru Champagne Tasting

16.30 Edinburgh Uncorked with Diana Thompson

Festive Workshop

10.30 Machina Coffee Tasting

11.30 Dried Orange Garlands with Fragrant Botanicals

12.30 Merrydown Cider Cocktails Workshop

13.30 Christmas Canapes with The Edinburgh School of Food & Wine

14.30 Christmas Cupcake Decorating with Bibis Bakery

15.30 Taste chocolate that make a difference with Pacari Chocolate

16.30 Eteaket Tea Tasting

Little Elves Cookery

Gingerbread Men Decorating Workshops will be running throughout the day for children

The Hoover Theatre

10.15 Ian Pirrie – The Edinburgh School of Food & Wine

11.00 Larah Bross – Bross Bagels

12.00 Phil Hickman – Brasserie Prince by Alain Roux

13.00 Campbell Mickel – Merienda

14.00 Lorna McNee – Great British Menu Winner 2019

15.00 Barry Bryson – Cater Edinburgh

16.00 The ‘End of the Show’ show with Charlotte White

Drinks Theatre

10.30 Zonin – The Perfect Premium Prosecco

11.30 Winter Wines from the Wine Society

12.30 Edinburgh Uncorked with Diana Thompson

13.30 Lanchester Wines, a new power in the land

14.30 Discovering the Diversity of Rioja with CVNE

15.30 Premier & Grand Cru Champagne Tasting

16.30 Edinburgh Uncorked with Diana Thompson

Festive Workshop

10.30 Machina Coffee Tasting

11.30 Christmas Cupcakes Decorating with Bibis Bakery

12.30 Taste chocolate that make a difference with Pacari Chocolate

13.30 Christmas Canapes Workshop with The Edinburgh School of Food & Wine

14.30 Dried Orange Garlands with Fragrant Botanicals

15.30 Merrydown Cider Cocktail Workshop

Little Elves Cookery

Gingerbread Men Decorating Workshops will be running throughout the day for children