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Things That Go Rumbledethump in the Night

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In honour of Robbie Burns Day here is a favourite Scottish recipe to warm you straight to your chilly bones.

Rumbledethumps (pronounced rumble-dee-thumps), the traditional potato and cabbage dish from the Scottish Borders is a smart and delicious way to use up leftover mashed potatoes and cabbage, but it is so good that you will probably want to make it from scratch.

Similar to Irish colcannon, this one pot meal can be served as an accompaniment to a main course, like a ham or roast pork, and stands up on it’s own as a full meal too, maybe served with a fresh green salad.

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