Burn’s Night Supper

On the 25th of January every year, Scotts and their descendants around the world pay tribute to the life and works of Scottish poet Robert Burns via The Burns’ Supper. Friends of Robert Burns started this annual memorial event a few years after his death, little knowing it would become the global tradition we know […]

The Humble Turnip makes a Comeback

      A recent article in the Guardian would suggest that the humble turnip or (Neep / Stumshie) as it is known in Scotland is staging a comeback. Commonly the Swede or yellow turnip (Rutabaga) is what we refer to as “turnip” but the true turnip is a smaller, white root vegetable.