Allan Haining,79, of Louden Street, Coltness, would have made more of an effort for his at-home Burns' supper - but a new kitchen makeover meant his cooking facilities limited him to a microwave meal of haggis, neeps and tatties
, washed down with a wee malt whisky.
Cat said: "We're all familiar with the'Address to the Haggis'and I would love to think that people all over Scotland will take a moment to address their tattie
waste at the same time, thinking twice about throwing away such a staple Scottish food.
This meant unpacking mountains of bevvy, catering equipment, tatties
and suitcases into a ditch in the sleet to put on a space saver tyre which can only do 50mph.
WHAT: Choose from dishes like haggis, neeps and tatties
in a rich whisky sauce, a Loch Fyne salmon fillet served with sauteed potatoes, and traditional desserts including clootie dumpling and a Scottish cranachan.
uk BULLS HEAD IN EARLSWOOD Whisky, neeps and tatties
will be on the menu at the Bulls Head on Sunday.
The neeps are buttery mashed swede, and tatties
creamy mashed potatoes.
Traditional suppers feature haggis, neeps and tatties
and plenty of whisky and music.
On the menu will be traditional cock-a-leekie soup, haggis, neeps and tatties
and cranachan, plus a dram at each course.
Haggis, neeps and tatties
Ingredients 1 x 400g haggis Breadcrumbs 4 eggs, flour Method Remove the haggis from the lining and mould into 80g balls.
The Scot-themed week, beginning on January 19, will celebrate the life and poetry of Scottish poet Robert Burns by serving haggis, neeps and tatties
Traditional Burns fare - haggis, neeps and tatties
- will be served in hospitality areas.
The prize included 220 [pounds sterling] of Tesco Vouchers, two cinema tickets for Vue Cinemas and a hamper full of Strathmore Food's McIntosh products, a range of tasty ready made chilled meals including traditional favourites Mince & Tatties
, Haggis, Neeps & Tatties
, Scottish Stovies, Steak Pie & Tatties
, Macaroni and Macaroni Cheese Pot, which can be enjoyed by all the family.