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.

Al fresco Dutch oven
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

Rose veal potted hough

There was always something satisfying about seeing those little pots of preserved meat in the butchers. Off brown with a shiny pallor from the jelly they looked like pure flavour in a tub. Except [...]

Venison Burgers

 Spending a lot of my childhood summer holidays camping in the highlands I got to know that part of the world pretty well. During these holidays I became acquainted with wild brown trout, picked [...]