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Scottish Recipes

Dundee Gingerbread

This is a traditional Scottish recipe and you will need to decide how you'd like to adjust it to modern ingredients and methods. You will need: - 3 cup fulls of flour - 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon - 2 oz. butter - 3 tablespoonfuls syrup - 1 tablespoonful dried egg - 1 teaspoonful of ground ginger -...

Mrs. Bruce’s Lasagna

This recipe is from Mrs. Bruce of Aberdeen. Filling: - 1 pound of hamburger meat (mince) - 1 pack of streaky bacon - 2 to 4 cubes of chicken stock (adjust to taste) - 2 medium to large carrots sticks, shredded - 1 large onion, diced up - 1 large bell pepper, diced up - 1 teaspoon...

Oatcakes

This is a Scottish traditional recipe that has not been modified from its original version. You will need to substitute for modern ingredients as required. You will need: - 1 cup of oatmeal - 1 teaspoonful of melted fat - pinch of baking soda - 1/2 teaspoonful of salt - hot water 1. Mix dry ingredients...

Real Scottish Haggis

This is a Scottish traditional recipe. You will need to modify with modern ingredients as required. 1. Procure a large stomach bag of a sheep, as well as its liver, lights and heart. The bag must be well washed, first in cold water, then plunged in boiling water and scraped. 2....

Ladies Who Wish to Keep Their Spouses

A poem about the importance of cooking well, circa 1940 (possibly older) found in an old collection of Scottish recipies. Obviously, times have changed since then. Ladies who wish to keep their spouses Content and happy in their houses Must learn that food to be a blessing Must not be ruined in the...

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