BANANA, PECAN & MARZIPAN LOAF
7oz/200g Self Raising Flour
¼ teasp Bicarbonate of Soda
¼ teasp Salt
6oz/175g Light Soft Brown Sugar
2 Eggs Lightly Beaten
Grease and line a 2lb Loaf tin.
Peel and mash bananas. Reserve a few nuts for decoration then roughly chop the rest.
Sieve flour, soda and salt.
Cream butter and sugar till light and fluffy then gradually add eggs.
Beat in the bananas and nuts.
Fold in the flour mixture. Roughly chop the marzipan and stir in.
Turn the mixture into prepared tin and level.
Decorate with the reserved nuts.
Bake for 1¼ hours till well risen and golden. 180c, 350f, Gas Mark 4.
Strathardle Highland Gathering
& Agricultural Show
Saturday 24th August 2024
Home Industries Show
Secretary: Morag Houstoun
Judging starts at 10.00am -
Open to the Public at 1.00pm
First Prize £2.00 (3 points) Second Prize £1.50 (2 points) Third Prize £1.00 (1 point)
SPECIAL PRIZE - JUBILEE ROSEBOWL
SINAGOCA CUP FOR MOST POINTS and the ELIZABETH CAIRNS QUAICH FOR
CLASS 1 Baking
CLASS 2 Preserves
CLASS 3 Desserts
CLASS 4 Savouries
CLASS 5 Sweets
MARY MILNE MEMORIAL TROPHY FOR BEST EXHIBIT IN CLASS 6
CLASS 6 Hobby
BALFOUR CUP FOR MOST POINTS and the GLENISLA SHEILD FOR BEST EXHIBIT IN CLASSES 7 & 8
CLASS 7 Knitting
CLASS 8 Handcrafts
EVANS CUP for most points in class 9a to 9i
CLASS 9 Garden Produce
CLASS 10 A Sporting Scarecrow
CLASS 11 Six Home Produced Hens Eggs
MANDY DUNCAN CUP FOR MOST OUTSTANDING CHILD’S EXHIBIT
CLASS 12 Children's Section
Pre School Age
Primary 1, 2 and 3
Primary 6 and 7
BALNALD CUP FOR MOST POINTS IN THE SECONDARY SCHOOL AGE SECTION
OPEN CLASS FOR PERSONS OUTWITH THE SHOW CATCHMENT AREA ONLY
- Carrot Cake Loaf
- Three Custard Creams
- Decorated Wine Glass
- Photograph “Animal”
- Flowering Pot Plant
- Floral Arrangement in a Teapot
1 - Entry Forms and Fees must be in by19th August 2024.
2 - Entries to be at Marquee by 9.30am on 24th August 2024 with labels firmly attached and named.
3 - Entries unlabelled and un-named will be disqualified.
4 - An individual may only make one entry in any category
5 - The decision of the judges will be final.
6 - Three prizes will be given for each class dependent on number of entries
7 - Children’s Section – Entries free
8 - All entries must be removed between 4.30pm and 5.00pm on the day of the Show
9 - All competitions open to residents in the Show area with the exception of the Children’s Section
ENTRY FORM CLOSE 19TH AUGUST 2024