Strong southeasterly winds easing by afternoon. Maximum temperature 9 °C.
Helen’s Home Cooking: Clapshot (Neep & Tattie)
Wondering what to do with the insides of your neep as you carve out a lantern for Halloween. Clapshot is excellent, on its own or served with mince or haggis.
Weather Forecast: Bright with a scattering of showers.
Brisk west to southwesterly winds. Maximum temperature 15 °C.
Weather Forecast: Bright and mainly dry.
Feeling more pleasant with the light winds. Maximum temperature 15 °C.
Helen’s Home Cooking: Video Recipe for Haggis and Clapshot (Neep & Tattie)
F Marian McNeill who grew up in Holm Orkney included Clapshot in her book; The Scots Kitchen which was first published in 1929.
Distilleries in Orkney to Investigate Utilising Green Hydrogen Fuel
“The Scotch Whisky industry is committed to a range of challenging measures and targets to become Net Zero by 2040, so we are really pleased to be part of this exciting collaboration with EMEC in Orkney.”
The Challenge of Energy Use in Traditional Industrial Buildings
Highland Park Distillery in Kirkwall is 222 years old and trying to make it a more energy efficient building without compromising the quality of the product is quite a balancing act.
Something Good On The Beach!
“My husband, Mike, was walking by the bay, when he found this on the rocks at the top of the shore…”
Helen’s Home Cooking: Video & Recipe for Haggis & Clapshot (Neep & Tattie)
As we are coming up for Burns Night, today’s video is for Clapshot, a traditional Scottish dish which accompanies dishes like Haggis and Mince
Poetry Corner To A Haggis by Robert Burns
To go alone with this weeks, Haggis and Clapshot recipe, here is the Address To The Haggis.