26th World Porridge Making Championship™, Carrbridge, Scotland
"Since 1994, the World Porridge Making Championship™ has taken place each year in the Scottish Highlands village of Carrbridge. The oaty cook-off draws competitors from across the globe to compete for the coveted Golden Spurtle™ trophy and title of “World Porridge Making Champion.” Young People can compete for the Silver Spurtle™ Trophy. Not satisfied with just oats, water and salt? Don’t worry, competitors also battle it out for the speciality trophy in a section that celebrates the versatility of porridge with past winners including Sticky Toffee Porridge, Fruity Date Porridge and Pinhead Risotto with Lemon and Thyme and Parmesan – the possibilities are endless!"