• Scotland

    27 days ago - By Researching Food History

    Scotch Whisky and Haggis , sowans, peat - harvested and used for cooking and now to flavor Whisky - are in upcoming and taped talks. One intriguing talk is on the potato famine in Scotland, when there was a revolt... over oatmeal. Another talk is on the Margaret Dods cookbook and its Sir Walter Scott connection. Future taped talks will be added to this post.
    Manuscript recipe books digitized by National Library of Scotland 1659- HERE
    Apr 25 Sun 11 Insurrection: Scotland's Famine Winter. 1846 potato blight in northern Scotland , protest over oatmeal rising prices. author James Hunter. John...
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