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11 Things to Know About Scottish Cuisine

by July 10, 2012 Leave your thoughts

Haggis, Neep and Tatties

Not too long ago, the crew over at Food Republic published a (mostly) tongue in cheek article entitled ’11 Things to Know About Scottish Cuisine’. To form their list, they interviewed head chef Michael Smith from the acclaimed restaurant Three Chimneys. My three favourites from the list:

1. Scottish cuisine obviously makes you stronger; haven’t you seen Highlander?

3. Whisky pairs well with everything. From breakfast (in your porridge) to dinner (flambéd salmon).

6. Haggis hunting is not really a sport in Scotland, it is a way of life.

Find out more about our national food and drink traditions today.

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James Boyle

James is the Assistant Search & Social Media Manager at VisitScotland. Originally from Australia, he now lives in Edinburgh and enjoys travel, rugby and perfecting the art of making pancakes.

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