How to Celebrate Burns Night

Burns Night Party Celebration

Looking for the perfect party destination this Burns Night? Then there is no better place then Mr Fogg’s for unrivalled bagpiped revelry. Guests will be welcomed with a glass of Glenfiddich, a delightful bagpipe performance and an abundance of Scottish inspired canapés. Don't worry there will also be poetry and plenty of tartan kilts!

For a night of dancing to the bagpipes at this Burns Night celebration, our playful Seville Dress is a fun party guest outfit, with its fit and flared skirt. Bright florals scatter down this pretty number, finishing with a beautiful row of posies along the trim of the flowing A-line skirt. The high waistline flatters all shapes, perfect for enjoying delicious haggis canapés. 

A Burns Night Whisky Tasting

It would almost be rude not to have any whisky on Burns Night so what better way to celebrate then with a tutored whisky tasting! The Bridge Pub and Restaurant in the heart of Manchester will take you on a virtual distillery tour, explaining how single malt whisky is made and you will nose and taste a range of 6 whiskies from around Scotland.

While sampling whisky delights, keep cosy and relaxed in style with our Seville Top. This pretty Blouse features all-over florals, printed subtly on a white background - making it the perfect statement for heading to a cosy pub for a tasting and learning more about this classic Scottish liquor. Wear this piece tucked in or flowing free from our Athens Trouser, adding a touch of tailoring to this casual look.

Staying in? Celebrate in the warmth with this indulgent recipe…

This boozy, five-ingredient caramel sauce is perfect for celebrating Burns Night in the comfort of your own home! Using whiskey, this Scottish inspired sauce is best served warm over ice cream or with a slice of cake. Follow the recipe below for this mouth-watering treat!

Ingredients:

200g butter
140g soft brown sugar
397g can condensed milk
397g can caramel (we used Carnation)
1 tsp ground ginger
150ml whisky

Method:

- Put the butter, sugar, condensed milk, caramel and ginger in a pan. Heat gently until the butter melts – make sure you don’t boil the sauce. Remove from the heat, then stir in the whisky until smooth. Pour into sterilised jars or serve straight away.

Planning to test your culinary skills and stay in with this Scottish inspired recipe then keep it cosy in our Venice Jumper, for the ultimate in comfort and style. Plus the slouchy half length sleeves are practical - perfect for avoiding annoying dunks in your sauce!

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