Hotel Du Vin Wine dinner

May 31, 2014 Filed in Drink | Travel | Uncategorised

fabby evening with Jason Bouren woops no Busby! and the superb Christopher Delalonde Hotel Du Vin has changed over the years from the original concept MORE >

Dundee Chiasma

May 7, 2014 Filed in Events | Uncategorised

I was asked to give the opening talk at a Chiasma recently held in Dundee by Design in action to bring together academics, research students MORE >


November 19, 2013 Filed in Events | Uncategorised

The journey north to Inverness is always beautiful and although half of it was in darkness you can still feel the huge open spaces as MORE >

Caroline Trotter’s Photo of the Month series

November 6, 2013 Filed in Miscellaneous | Uncategorised

My wife, Caroline Trotter, is a Fife-based photographer who specialises in weddings, landscapes, still life and portraits. Here’s a selection of images from her photo MORE >


November 1, 2013 Filed in Recipe of the month | Uncategorised

[one_half padding=”0 10px 0 0″][/one_half] [one_half_last] This recipe is taken from my new book which I have produced with my photographer wife Caroline Trotter, its MORE >

Beetroot by Christopher Trotter (signed copy) Paperback

Filed in Books | Uncategorised

Beetroot £6.50 (paperback, signed, includes postage and packing) This slim volume has 28 recipes for the wonderful beet including the leaves and stalks. Each with MORE >

The Whole Cow by Christopher Trotter (signed copy) Hardback

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The Whole Cow by Christopher Trotter and Maggie Ramsay A companion volume to The Whole Hog, this book is much more than just a cookbook. MORE >

LoColl feasting and foraging

September 15, 2013 Filed in Cooking classes | Uncategorised

Oban was a grey place Thursday morning 7 am but as the day lengthened the sun rose as we moved out of the harbour  for MORE >

Recipe July 2013: Salad with beetroot, orange, bacon and caraway – served warm

July 31, 2013 Filed in Recipe of the month | Uncategorised

Welcome to my July recipe. Beetroot is just coming in to season and is delicious both hot and cold. I will be using beetroot at MORE >

Recipe February 2013: Chocolate Porter Cake

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This is a gorgeous rich dark cake which I make using Luckie Ales Porter, you can get it from Luvians in Cupar or St Andrews MORE >


September 22, 2017

Buying fresh Fish It may come as a surprise to many in the south but sourcing really good fresh fish can be problematic here in MORE >

Etive Restaurant with rooms

January 18, 2017

I was helping my wife the photographer Caroline Trotter to do a “shoot” she had over on the west coast at what was the Taynuilt MORE >


December 5, 2016

If you value food and where it comes from and the people who make it, then this Christmas please set a little aside to help MORE >

Christopher Trotter Food Ambassador