Dark Bower made an oven

At Samhuinn, Dark Bower will be feeding the Summer Court (to the Winter Court). Bowerling Sara talks about kitting out their kitchen…

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At Beltane, the Bower is our community’s hearth and home on the Hill, the welcome at the end of a long journey.  It is refuge, and safety, and nourishment.

For Samhuinn, it is…not exactly like that.

The Bower at Samhuinn has gotten somewhat dark.  As winter approaches, food will become scarce, and the court’s cooks might need get creative about their ingredients.

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Whatever happens, no kitchen is complete without an oven.  Last week some of us Dark Bowerlings got together to begin building ours.

See you at Samhuinn!

Now, can I smell fairy cakes?




Thanks to Sara and Barry for the photos

The Samhuinn Fire Festival 2016 is at 9pm on Monday 31st October on Edinburgh’s Royal Mile. Find out all about it here.

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