The Cosmo Edinburgh Challenge
Have you ever tried the Cosmo Edinburgh challenge? Go for a quiet meal to the all-you-can-eat buffet, decide to compete with your dining partner and then waddle out? Nope? IT'S A GAMECHANGER!
Phil and I popped along to Cosmo Edinburgh at the Omni Centre on a glorious Sunday night. We came prepared, eating a normal lunch (but not too much), going for a walk (but not too far)... We eyed each other suspiciously pre-meal. How hungry are you? How many rounds will you manage? How confident are you that you will out-eat me?
He claimed he would eat a whole 5 platefuls. I decided to be a smart ass and match him.
The joy of Cosmo Edinburgh is you can have a huge combination of food. The four year old dude next to me decided to have a prawn cracker/chip sandwich with noodles and salsa. He loved it. The health-conscious lass next to me went for sweetcorn with a side of Korma. Cucumber and pasta anyone? It surprisingly works well.
In the end, he did manage five plates. I did three mains and a pudding and had to be rolled out - yep I know I know, not exactly Miss Healthy but it tasted SO GOOD! Phil had a smug look on his face. He could have gone for another round, he claimed, but didn't want to humiliate me. He is definitely the Cosmo King.
Cosmo Edinburgh is a great place to just chill and eat. You can dress up, dress down, dress however the heck you like, but there are some things to remember:
Rules for Attending Cosmo Edinburgh.
Do not wear white.
Do not wear lipstick, even stuff that won't budge. I guarantee you will come out looking like a clown.
Don't go too hungry and definitely don't go not hungry at all.
Go with a plan of what order to eat in.
Don't go for Korma first.
Don't take the Jagermeister - or any shot for that matter. It means less room for food.
True commitment means drinking water. Take sips, don't gulp.
Fancy more food and drink?
Thanks to Cosmo Edinburgh and Distinctly PR for the invite.