WELCOME TO…A TASTE OF INVERCLYDE

Celebrating Inverclyde as a champion of excellence in Scotland’s Food and Drink sector

Welcome to the Inverclyde Food & Drink Guide 2018, your brand new 48-page insight into enjoying the very best Scottish produce across the area, brought to you by Taste Inverclyde and The Greenock Telegraph.

Please treat this as your guide to the wealth of extraordinary producers, cafés, bars and restaurants that Inverclyde has to offer.

Taste Inverclyde was launched in December 2017 with the aim to provide a platform to promote independent restaurants, cafés, bars, street food, food and drink tourism and production across Inverclyde.

Scotland has become a mecca for gastronomes from all over the world, thanks to our fabulous, fresh fare.  Now, as well as promoting the quality of our homegrown treasures here and abroad, we’re keen to build on the pride we feel in Inverclyde’s very own gems.

This means sharing with you the good news about quality seafood, meat, vegetables, whisky, gin and craft beers so that Inverclyde continues to be the toast of Scotland and much further afield.

Inside these pages you’ll find a wealth of information on eateries, bars, cafes and retail outlets – from independents to well-known chains – all offering a truly unique experience.  There are also informative maps of Inverclyde to help you explore the area more easily and with greater confidence.

Have you ever wondered how Scotland’s popular craft beers are brewed? Do you have designs on touring whisky distilleries and discovering the secrets of creating the ‘water of life’?

Well, you can read all about our vibrant drinks industry inside, with personal insights into the new ways of creating world-famous traditional tipples.

With regeneration company Riverside Inverclyde supporting Scotland’s ambition to double the value of its food and drink sector to £30 billion by the year 2030, there’s never been a better time to satisfy your own appetite and support your local eateries.

We hope you enjoy Inverclyde Food & Drink Guide 2018 helps you to discover for yourself why we’re world leaders in good taste…

You can download your guide here.

Download also the Taste Inverclyde’s Food and Drink Map.

Pictures courtesy of Colin Cunningham and One Big Picture Photography.