When the neeps
and tatties are soft (but not mushy) crush them together with a potato masher.
Nothing polarises the generations more than the neep
versus pumpkin debate.
Tomorrow's menu includes Cullen skink's smoked haddock chowder with poached egg; haggis, neeps
and tatties; sirloin of beef with duck fat roast potatoes, garlic and thyme roasties; and Cranachan with whisky cream, raspberry compote and toasted oats.
A three-course dinner, with a glass of whisky is laid on for all ticket holders with scotch broth to start, haggis with neeps
and tatties for main and cranachan for dessert.
For the neeps
: 4 large swedes 50g butter 2 teaspoons caster sugar 1 teaspoon salt Method Peel and chop the swedes.
The report provides details on each of the NEEPs
and offers a substantive analysis of what MDCH should focus on.
Traditional Burns fare - haggis, neeps
and tatties - will be served in hospitality areas.
This innovative product is packaged in an black and gold drum and contains all one needs for a traditional Scottish Bums Supper; a tin of Stahly Quality Foods unique 'whole' tinned haggis, a tin of 'bashed neeps
', and a pack of 'chappit tatties'.
The youngsters also enjoyed a traditional Burns Supper complete with haggis, neeps
and tatties alongside shortbread, Irn Bru and tablet.
"I'm cooking haggis, neeps
and tatties and there will be whisky too, of course." Peter Lamb, who works at Chapman's Butchers, said: "Burns Day is still a really busy time in the shop.
It will include a threecourse Burns-themed meal including the traditional haggis, neeps
Fergusons owner Graeme Johnston addressed what delicious delights await our competition winner, saying: "The hamper has a large family-size haggis - the centrepiece of any good Burns Supper menu - plus tatties and neeps
and a bottle of whisky for people to enjoy a nice wee dram.