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  • Shelves backed full of fresh fruit and vegetables including strawberries and asparagus
    Fresh fruit and vegetables from East Lothian
  • A plate of venison loin and pumpkin gnocchi from the Michelin-starred restaurant The Kitchin, Edinburgh
    Venison loin dish, The Kitchin, Edinburgh
  • Smoked salmon on sale at Edinburgh's farmers' market
    Smoked salmon at an Edinburgh farmers' market

Edinburgh & The Lothians is a region bursting with flavour and excellent local produce. From the fresh seafood caught off the Firth of Forth and succulent beef and lamb sourced from the fertile Lothian farmland, to mouth-watering dairy produce and seasonal fruit and vegetables, there’s lots of choice.

Discover great producers across the region at grocery shops and local delis including Ian Mellis, whose mouth-watering cheeses can be found in stores throughout the city of Edinburgh. There are also plenty artisan bakeries as well as butchers who specialise in traditional Scottish fare including black pudding and haggis.

Edinburgh also enjoys many international influences which offer a true feast of the senses, such as the popular Valvona & Crolla which specialises in Italian produce.

Along the coast in East Lothian, you can pick up a range of delicious smoked goods from the Belhaven Smokehouse in Dunbar including smoked cheese, salmon and trout. While you're in Dunbar, make the most of the fresh seasonal berries by picking your own fruit at Belhaven Fruit Farm.

Wherever you are in Edinburgh & The Lothians you’re never far from inspirational local producers selling a range of mouth-watering produce from across Scotland and beyond.

Drinks

There’s also a number of Lothian-produced drinks and drink attractions to enjoy during your visit including the area’s only distillery at Glenkinchie in East Lothian.

Food and drink events

Don’t miss the region’s food and drink events held throughout the year where you can sample the best local produce while enjoying a great family day out. Discover the excellent Edinburgh’s Foodies Festival in Inverleith Park and enjoy signature dishes from the restaurant tents, sample local beverages or learn the tricks of the trade at cookery masterclasses for all ages. The annual Royal Highland Show at Ingliston is another foodie event where more than 100 exhibitors showcase Scotland’s natural larder in all its glory.

Browse the listings to find more local producers across Edinburgh & The Lothians.

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  1. Cadenhead's Whisky Shop

    Type

    Producers & Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Whisky shop, home of Scotland's oldest independent bottler, established in 1842.

  2. Peckham's

    Type

    Producers & Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Highly successful and well respected licensed delicatessen and restaurant group, widely recognised as the best of its kind in Scotland.

  3. Edinburgh Liqueur Company Ltd

    Type

    Producers & Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    We manufacture and supply ' Cairns Scotch Whisky Liqueur ' , ' Thomson Superior Blended Whisky ' and independent bespoke Single Malt Whisky

  4. Royal Mile Whiskies

    Type

    Producers & Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Specialist Malt Whisky Retailer situated on the famous Royal Mile, Edinburgh.

  5. Balerno Farmers' Market

    Type

    Farmers Markets & Shops

    Gradings

    Balerno

    Set in the idyllic setting of the main street, the Balerno Farmers' Market is held on the 2nd Saturday of each month between 10am -1pm. The market has a wide range of produce on offer. Come along and catch up with your friends.

  6. Edinburgh Preserves

    Type

    Producers & Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    Gullane

    Country kitchen style preserves

  7. Nadia's Fruit Market

    Type

    Farmers Markets & Shops

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Sells fruit & veg as well as Indian specialities.

  8. Findlay's of Portobello

    Type

    Producers & Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    Portobello

    Local butcher in Portobello specialising in beef, haggis and sausages.

  9. I J Mellis Cheesemonger

    Type

    Producers & Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Specialist cheesemonger.

  10. McKirdy Brothers Butchers

    Type

    Producers & Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    Port Seton

    The McKirdy's have been butchers in and around Edinburgh and East Lothian since 1895, gaining a reputation for the very highest quality meat available; a quality that is now available at: McKirdy's Steakhouse Morrison Street Edinburgh.

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