In a Scottish food hamper, you can include a delightful assortment of items to create a well-rounded culinary experience. Here are some items you might consider including when buying from Food of Scotland at Taymouth Courtyard.
- 1. Smoked Salmon: High-quality Scottish smoked salmon is a classic choice and a must-have in a Scottish food hamper.
- 2. Haggis: A traditional Scottish dish made from sheep's offal, oatmeal, and spices. It's a unique and iconic Scottish food item.
- 3. Shortbread: Classic buttery Scottish shortbread cookies, a sweet treat that's loved by many.
- 4. Whisky: A bottle of fine Scottish whisky, a staple of Scottish culture. Choose a single malt or blend based on your preference.
- 5. Oatcakes: Traditional Scottish oatcakes can be a wonderful addition, often enjoyed with cheese or as a snack.
- 6. Cheese: Scottish cheeses like cheddar, Crowdie, or Caboc can provide a great complement to the oatcakes.
- 7. Black Pudding: A traditional Scottish sausage made with blood, oatmeal, and spices. It's a unique addition for those interested in trying local delicacies.
- 8. Heather Honey: A jar of Scottish heather honey, known for its distinct flavor and fragrance. 9. Irn-Bru: Scotland's famous soft drink, known for its unique taste.
- 10. Tablet: A sweet confection similar to fudge, tablet is a beloved Scottish treat.
- 11. Fruitcake: A traditional Scottish fruitcake often enjoyed during special occasions.
- 12. Traditional Homemade Loch Tay Soft Fudge made in the picturesque Kenmore on the shore of Loch Tay.
- 13. Traditional Scottish Sauces: Consider including condiments like Scotch whisky sauce, mustard, or other local sauces.
- 14. Teas: Scottish tea blends, such as Scottish Breakfast Tea, can be a pleasant addition.
- 15. Porridge Oats: High-quality Scottish porridge oats for a wholesome breakfast.
Remember to tailor the hamper to your personal preferences and those of the recipient, as well as any dietary restrictions or preferences. This variety of items will provide a well-rounded taste of Scotland's culinary heritage.