Posts Tagged ‘highlands’

September 26th, 2007

Scotland: Foodie Presents Category: Other Foodiness

We managed to bring back quite a few foodie treats from Scotland, mostly with thanks to the Spey Larder in Aberlour. Here is a quick list:

Spey Larder Deli -

  • Eggs from a local farm in Elgin
  • 4 Butteries (the nicest we had!)
  • 1 real Haggis
  • 2 x bags of polenta
  • 1 x quinoa (let me know if you have any ideas for this please!!)
  • Celery salt
  • Bay Leaves
  • Organic Sesame seeds
  • Blue Poppy Seeds
  • Ground Mace
  • Gardeners Spicy Tomato Chutney

And from other places -

  • Isle of Arran Cheese
  • Real Tomato Sauce
  • 2 Veggie Haggis
  • 2 Mealy Jimmies (white puddings)
  • Walkers Shortbread
  • Black Isle Brewery beer
  • 6 Posh Chocolates
  • 1 Granary Loaf from the Water Mill at Blair Atholl
  • 1 bag of bread flour from the Water Mill at Blair Atholl

I think that’s about it… some bits I bought for cooking whilst up there, others I just fancied picking up for a change. I’m looking forward to making some nice soups & home-made bread rolls – hence the sesame seeds & poppy seeds. I did take a picture of my haul but due to us having broken one camera the photo is quite poor in quality..