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The Ultimate Burns Supper Book: A Practical (but Irreverent) Guide to Scotland's Greatest Celebration
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The Ultimate Burns Supper Book: A Practical (but Irreverent) Guide to Scotland's Greatest Celebration (Paperback)

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Burns Suppers have existed for over 200 years in celebration of Scotland's national bard, Robert Burns. The Ultimate Burns Supper Book highlights the fun in organising a Burns Supper., whether you are a host or a guest.

The book includes a complete run through of what to expect on the night, with a list of courses and speeches, what to wear, how to prepare and present speeches, common Burns Supper questions (and answers!), Burn's greatest poems, including a full English verse translation of the 'Address to a Haggis', and answers to your worries about eating haggis and drinking whisky.

Food & DrinkNational & regional cuisineHealth & WellbeingAdvice on the stages of lifeHistory & PoliticsHistory: specific events & topicsSocial & cultural historyMind, Body & SpiritReference & ResearchAdvice GuidesParties, etiquette & entertaining Publisher: Luath Press Ltd Publication Date: 15/12/2022 ISBN-13: 9781910745229  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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CLARK McGINN is a successful banker and widely credited Burns supper speaker. Born in Ayr and educated at Ayr Academy and Glasgow University, McGinn has a keen interest in the legacy of poet Robert Burns.

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