Traditional Food From the Isles

Fi Bird | Posted 25.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Fi Bird

The supermarket may waylay traditional cooking, but at the higher end of the market there is an eagerness to embrace traditional foods. There is a new pop up restaurant with a menu that sweeps the Highlands and Isles, scooping up delicious morsels and displaying them on a banquet table.

Wildfowling - Not Strictly foraging

Fi Bird | Posted 24.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Fi Bird

A few weeks ago, BBC Radio Scotland's Kitchen Cafe broadcasted a programme on the 'guga' or young gannet. It told the story of the fowlers of Ness, on the Isle of Lewis who voyage annually to the remote Isle of Sula Sgeir to hunt the guga.