On this day in 1990, the Soviet Union’s first McDonalds opened in Moscow. By the end of December, 1991, the Soviet Union had collapsed.
Coincidence? We couldn’t possibly comment but we would recommend that rather than wolfing down fast food, we should all take the time to sit down and enjoy freshly cooked, quality Scottish produce with our friends and family.
Which is where today’s Big Deal comes in.
Situated in Edinburgh’s city centre, the new Bread Street Brasserie offers a relaxing and welcoming atmosphere in which to enjoy any occasion.
The recently launched venture is a slick and stylish space with floor to ceiling windows, an open plan kitchen and an emphasis on local, seasonal cuisine.
Head Chef Kenny Leary has created an array of classic bistro dishes such as his salad of cinnamon and clove-poached pear, spiced walnut and blue cheese; main courses like the roast Barbary duck breast with a thyme fondant and Savoy cabbage and desserts such as the orange marmalade and white chocolate crème brulée.
All this is yours at a lip-smacking 50% discount if you buy today’s Big Deal:
£20 for a voucher worth £40 on the a la carte menu at the Bread Street Brasserie; a 50% saving