A competition to find the best curry in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and the Highlands will have a twist this year.
Things are already heating up as the search to find the best North-east curries begins.
Organisers of the Scottish Curry Awards have announced the North-east nominees hoping to pick up the prestigious prize.
Curry fans are being given a chance to vote for their favourite eatery in the North-east.
The heat has been turned right up in the race to find the best curries in the North-east.