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Clootie

Scottish appellation for the devil. [Scot. Folklore: Leach, 353]
See: Devil
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INDUSTRIAL SECTION Mitchell Cup (most points in baking, confectionery, preserves, knitting and fancy work ) - Janet Iffla; Lawrence Cup (most points in fancy work) - Anne Muirhead; Strang Trophy (best clootie dumpling) - Dorothy Burman; The Garden Estate Trophy (winner of the "down the garden path" category) - Jeanette Wilson; McArthur Trophy (best in baking, preserves, handcrafts and floral art) - Dorothy Burman POT PLANTS Bob Erskine Trophy (most points) - Anne Christie; Gary Gray Trophy (best pot plant) - Bill Nicol; Bobby Simpson Trophy (best hanging basket) - Elizabeth Wilkinson.
I don't know anyone who doesn't have a story to tell about their granny's, auntie's or neighbour's clootie dumpling recipe being the best around.
Whether it's Jack Frost, Ali Baba, Clootie and Dumpling, Piggley Winks, Cyber Dodo, FrogSkool or King Kong--the world is tooning into Indian-made animation as its reputation spreads as the "back office" of the world.
This is where we get to clootie dumpling, 'a sausage-shaped fruit pudding wrapped in a muslin and steamed'; it is not unlike an English Christmas pudding in taste and is eaten all year in Northumbria and Scotland.
Specific to Scotland are the sacred waters of the clootie well.
Devils ' names in literature and popular usage include Mephistopheles, Auld Nick, Auld Hornie, Auld Ane, Clootie, and Hangie.
He said: "There are a number of historic features within the woods, including the Clootie Well, the Prisoners' Stone from 1746 battle of Culloden, the grave site and ruin of the tomb of Forbes of Culloden."
She makes the best clootie dumpling and scones in Scotland.
There will be Scottish country dancers, an afternoon tea with shortbread, scones and clootie dumplings and live entertainment.
Jak, who is mum to Gemma, 13, and Fraser, 10, added: "This year, we will be having crab and salmon risotto to start with, soup for the oldies, goose and venison wellington for mains and clootie dumpling and puff candy meringue with cinnamon, caramelised figs and pistachios for dessert.
Ticket to Speyside Heather Garden & Visitor attraction with tea/coffee & clootie dumpling The Inveraray Inn, April - June
WHAT: Choose from dishes like haggis, neeps and tatties in a rich whisky sauce, a Loch Fyne salmon fillet served with sauteed potatoes, and traditional desserts including clootie dumpling and a Scottish cranachan.