Scottish Food for Disney's "Brave"

By: Kevin Bender
Disney's newest animated feature  Brave chronicles the life of a Scottish young archer with flowing red hair named Merida. We know we want to see it, but the question is: What should we serve at our pre-Brave movie dinner?

When I think Scottish food, I think haggis. This national dish of Scotland is a savory pudding consisting of sheep's pluck  (liver and heart and lungs -- oh my) combined with onions, oatmeal, spices, herbs and stock, all encased in an animal's stomach. Don't forget to serve with " neeps and tatties" - that's potatoes and turnips to you non-Scottish speakers.

Hungry yet? Or craving for something more...appetizing?

We've got the best (and yummiest) Scottish and British recipes to help you catch the Scottish spirit.

Boiled eggs wrapped in homemade sausage and deep-fried: What's not to like?
British Scotch Egg

British Scotch Egg

Cooking Channel British Scotch Egg with Curry Mayo

Photo by: Matt Armendariz ©2012, Television Food Network, GP. All Rights Reserved

Matt Armendariz, 2012, Television Food Network, GP. All Rights Reserved

This dish fuses three popular Scottish foods: sausages, Yorkshire pudding and gravy.

British Toad in the Hole with Mustard-Onion Gravy

British Toad in the Hole with Mustard-Onion Gravy

Cooking Channel British Toad in the Hole with Mustard-Onion Gravy

Photo by: Matt Armendariz ©2012, Television Food Network, GP. All Rights Reserved

Matt Armendariz, 2012, Television Food Network, GP. All Rights Reserved

Perfect for the archer on-the-go.

British Pork Pies

British Pork Pies

Cooking Channel British Pork Pies

Photo by: Matt Armendariz ©2012, Television Food Network, GP. All Rights Reserved

Matt Armendariz, 2012, Television Food Network, GP. All Rights Reserved

What's a movie without a sweet snack? These authentic Scottish cookies hit the spot.

Photo by: Tom Trocola

Tom Trocola

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