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This is a quiz about Scottish Heritage. The questions are to test the users general knowledge of Scottish history.

Most of the questions relate to the North East of Scotland and are related to food and famous people/places from the Inverurie area.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

      Cullen Skink originates from Cullen, but what does ‘skink’ means?  Does it mean…

        • A.

          Soup

        • B.

          Broth

        • C.

          Porridge

        Correct Answer
        A. Soup
        Explanation
        The correct answer is soup. Cullen Skink is a traditional Scottish soup that originated from the town of Cullen. "Skink" refers to a soup or broth, so Cullen Skink is a type of soup.

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      1. 2. 

        What is the original stock used to make Tattie Soup?  Is it...

        • A.

          Chicken Stock

        • B.

          Mutton Stock

        • C.

          Beef Stock

        Correct Answer
        B. Mutton Stock
        Explanation
        The original stock used to make Tattie Soup is Mutton Stock.

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      2. 3. 

        Clapshot is made from tatties and neeps.  Where does Clapshot origniate from?  Is it...

        • A.

          Dumfries

        • B.

          Orkney

        • C.

          Argyll

        Correct Answer
        B. Orkney
        Explanation
        Clapshot originates from Orkney.

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      3. 4. 

        Skirlie was originally served with...

        • A.

          Mutton

        • B.

          Grouse

        • C.

          Chicken

        Correct Answer
        B. Grouse
        Explanation
        Skirlie was originally served with grouse.

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      4. 5. 

        The French translation of this popular Scottish dish is 'Etuve'.  What is this dish?  Is it...

        • A.

          Broth

        • B.

          Brose

        • C.

          Stovies

        Correct Answer
        C. Stovies
        Explanation
        Stovies is the correct answer for the French translation of this popular Scottish dish. Stovies is a traditional Scottish dish made with potatoes, onions, and leftover meat, typically beef or lamb. The dish is cooked slowly in a pot until the ingredients are tender and the flavors have melded together. The French translation for Stovies is 'Etuve'.

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