Welcome to A Scots Larder

A food lover’s journey through an ancient land
eating with the seasons

The produce driven cuisine of Scotland its defined by the seasons, find a recipe for any month and any occasion.

havering and food memories

Whether it be producers who are my food heroes, guest articles from people I admire, or just my own havering, there’s always something to inspire me about food.

my story

Cooking is love made visible. I love to cook by season and by instinct, these are my guiding principles.

Latest posts

Pancakes on the girdle

  Would you like a wee scone with your tea son or will I make you a pancake? My Gran always asked this fairly typical west of Scotland question when I visited. As she got older I’d [...]

Wild Garlic Pesto

  It seems that wild garlic is everywhere at the moment as for a few weeks each spring hordes of people armed with scissors and plastic bags stalk the riversides, woodlands and parks of [...]