First Foot Gift In Blue Drawstring Bag, Old Hamlet details and description
Old Hamlet's "Hogmanay" New Year Gift Bag for the traditional Northern custom of First-Footing.
An all-in-one gift of essential ingredients – dark blue draw string sack containing a whisky toddy muslin sachet (good cheer), lumps of Celtic Coal (warmth), Scottish shortbread (food) and a coin (prosperity).
Along with a bottle of whisky (not included), this traditionally brings good fortune to your hosts' home for the following year. All bags hand sewn in the UK.
Ingredients (Whisky Toddy): Ginger, Lemon Peel, Allspice, Mace.
Ingredients (Shortbread): Wheat Flour (Wheat Flour, Calcium Carbonate, Iron, Niacin, Thiamin), Butter (Milk) (32%), Sugar (4%), Salt.
Allergens: Ingredients in bold.
How to make a Whisky Toddy: Add one Old Hamlet Whisky Toddy Spice Bundle to 450ml water (three quarters of a pint). Add 1 level tablespoon of sugar and heat to boiling. When the water boils, simmer for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally, then take off the heat. Cool for 10 minutes, then add 2 drams or 50 ml of whisky and stir in.