The Oink Blog

Some Surprising Facts about the Royal Highland Show

Adam and I are both farmers whose families have farmed our respective farms in the Scottish Borders for many generations. So for us there is only one main event in the calendar in June and that is the Royal Highland Show at Ingliston which this year takes place 23rd to the 26th June. We like

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Oink in top 50 of UK Eateries list

We are delighted to be number 46 on Yelp’s Top UK 100 Places to Eat in 2016 list. For the second year in a row we have made this list and we are absolutely delighted.  The whole team work really hard to deliver a great experience for visitors to Oink and we just love the

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Our 5 Favourite Edinburgh Facts

Oink is proud to have two outlets in Scotland’s Capital City located on the Canongate (bottom of the Royal Mile) and Victoria Street in the heart of the city’s historic Old Town. Edinburgh is one of the most beautiful cities in the world and those of you who follow us on Facebook and Twitter know

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It’s a Wrap. Movie Locations in Edinburgh

With our two great locations in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town in Victoria Street and the Canongate on the Royal Mile, the Oink team enjoy celebrity spotting particularly during the Edinburgh Festival but also benefit from being one of the prime locations for the many movies that are filmed in Edinburgh.  Recent movies filmed

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Our favourite pork cookery books

Read all about it Our favourite pork cookery books As you would expect from a company called Oink we are extremely interested in all things pig and pork related.  And that extends to our reading material so we thought it would be fun to recommend some of our favourite pork inspired cookery books – much

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Five Piggy Facts

It goes without saying that we are passionate about our delicious hog roasts and we know from feedback from you, our customers,  that you do too.  Our aim is to bring a quality natural product from the countryside to the city.  We love what we do at Oink and we do like to have fun

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