Kilt people can be a difficult lot to buy Christmas gifts for. You know they love their kilts but you don’t always know what the little trinkets and hanging things are on their kilts and you don’t know whether they even need new ones. Maybe you’re aware that the person you need to buy a gift for has Scottish ancestry but you don’t know how they would like to show that off in their every day life. Is there a way to purchase something Scottish much cheaper than, say, buying them their own Highland castle? Yes, of course there is and Life In A Kilt in cooperation with the Life In A Kilt Podcast is here to help end your search for the perfect gift with our list of 17 Christmas 2017 Gift Ideas for Kilt Wearers. You can read the list here then listen to us chat about the list on the podcast! No matter if your Christmas gift buying budget is high or low, there is something on this list for everyone so make a choice and you’ll be ready to start wrapping in no time. We recommend the plaid wrapping paper with tartan ribbon. Yeah, we’re kilty like that.read more
(Serves 4) 2 NS Sweet Tango apples cut in sticks 1 tbsp butter ¼ tsp cinnamon 2 oz Fortress or Iron Works Rum 2 oz quark or mascarpone cheese 8 oz salted caramel In a med size pan melt the butter add the apples sticks sauté for 2 minutes. Deglaze the pan with the Iron...read more
(Serves 12) 1.5 lbs Lobster mea ½ bag of rice or monk bean vermicelli noodles 12 round rice paper 6 or 7 inch’s ½ Blueberry Pickled Onions 24 leafs of sweet basil fresh 12 dash Sriracha sauce 12 Green onion tails Rehydrate each rice paper one at a time and ensemble...read more
(Serves 6 to 8) 2 tbsp. butter 2 lb. yellow flesh potatoes skin on, diced 2 Shallots diced ½ cup celery diced ½ cup diced double smoked bacon 3 tbsp. fresh basil, chopped 6 ears of corn (niblets only) 2 bays leafs 1 tbsp. Dijon mustard 5 lb. mussel meat ½ cup dry...read more
Chef Alain Bosse is known internationally as “The Kilted Chef” but it wasn’t the kilt or the “chef’s whites” that was his first cooking uniform. ”When I was younger I joined the Boy Scouts,” Alain explains. “I wasn’t as athletic as the other kids so I would often stay...read more
Now that you’ve caber-tossed the Christmas tree to the curb, it’s time to think about the new year and maybe reach some of those health goals you’ve been talking about every year for the last … oh, well, we won’t talk about that. While the assortment of fine Scotch...read more
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