Meet Rory MacCrimmon, head chef at Kinnettles


Meet Rory MacCrimmon, head chef at Kinnettles Hotel, Restaurant & Bar in St Andrews, who has just featured in The Courier’s popular weekly food mag The Menu.

Rory is a local chef – born and raised in Dundee. He has worked his way up the ranks of Scotland’s kitchens, including Rufflets St Andrews and The Tayberry in Broughty Ferry. Rory has a passion for Scotland’s natural larder and, after training with Seafood Chef of the Year, especially likes cooking fresh fish.

He is one of the chefs talking part in our Savour St Andrews Chefs Taster Lunch in association with Old Course Hotel Golf Resort & Spa on Sunday November 4th from 12 noon-3pm.

The lunch, offering great food and exceptional value, will be in the hotel’s Hall of Champions, and visitors can see chefs at work and ask questions about dishes, ingredients, and techniques.

Tickets are just £5 for three dishes. Free entry, multiple tickets can be purchased, booking isn’t necessary. Children under 12 will each receive a free ticket. There will be free samples of artisan soft drinks and speciality coffee.

Taking part will be the Old Course Hotel, St Andrews Links, The Adamson, The Peat Inn, The Seafood Ristorante, Playfair’s Restaurant, Kinnettles, Zest, Forgan’s, Mitchell’s Deli, Rogue, the Scottish Fruit Company, Fisher and Donaldson, The Tailend, The Newport, St Andrews Brewing Company, Macdonald Rusacks, Hotel du Vin St Andrews, and Bon Accord Soft Drinks. SRUC Elmwood Hospitality is providing support.


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