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Scran season 4: Foraging with Buck and Birch

The latest episode of our podcast, Scran, is now live.

On this episode of Scran Rosalind takes to the East Lothian countryside to try her hand at foraging with Rupert Waites, one half of Buck and Birch.

After discovering what's available in Scotland over the seasons, with a particular focus on autumn, they head back to the Buck and Birch tasting room.

Here they sample some foraging delicacies and join Tom Chisholm to discuss how Buck and Birch went from pop-up foraged dinners to inadvertently becoming part of the drinks industry.

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Known for cake making, experimental jam recipes, Champagne and gin drinking (and the inability to cook Gnocchi), Rosalind writes for The Scotsman on all things food and drink related as well as hosting Scran, The Scotsman's food and drink podcast.

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