What is Scottish Tablet and why is it so different to fudge?

Scottish tablet for Sale on Royal Mile, Edinburgh

Anyone who has tasted Scottish Tablet will tell you it is like nothing else in the world. At first glance, it might look like fudge, but from first bite the way it differs from fudge is clear. Scottish tablet, with its crumbly, melt-in-the-mouth texture and sweetness that makes your teeth zing, really is quite unique. … Continue reading What is Scottish Tablet and why is it so different to fudge?

Delicious birthday hamper gift ideas

Birthday celebrations with glasses of champagne

Forgotten a special birthday? Don't worry, get back on track, and in the good books, by sending a delicious birthday hamper with our next day delivery service. (Just make sure you order before 1 pm*.) Here are some birthday hamper ideas from our Scottish range including a classic, as well as hampers for him and for her.

Whisky Gift Ideas for Father’s Day

When buying a whisky hamper as a Father’s Day gift, Scotland is the perfect place to begin. With five distinct whisky distilling areas, you’re spoilt for choice of malts and blends. But what if you don’t know your Glenlivet from your Glenmorangie? What is the best way to choose a dram your Dad will love? We’ve some helpful suggestions.

Clootie Dumpling: a tasty alternative to the Christmas pud

Christmas Dinner settings

Scotland’s famous pudding, the clootie dumpling, is the perfect Christmas and Hogmanay treat. Traditionally, it is a spiced pudding studded with dried fruits that is wrapped in a cloth and simmered in water for a lengthy period. Clootie dumpling is a Scottish colloquialism and gets its name from the cloth it is boiled in, cloot being … Continue reading Clootie Dumpling: a tasty alternative to the Christmas pud