Celebrate St Andrew’s Day with an alternative to Scotland’s national dish The annual tribute to Scotland’s patron saint is upon us. As we celebrate St Andrew’s Day, and all things great in our nation, there will certainly be a few of us tucking into a haggis tonight. Our national dish may not appeal to everyone. For those who don’t fancy it, worry not, for we have found the best haggis alternatives around. Whether you are vegetarian, vegan or simply want to try something different, have a look at our short-list of must try recipes and celebrate St Andrew's Day with a culinary feast. Click through for the full recipe. Vegetarian haggis, a simple dish that packs in a lot of taste. Vegan haggis with whisky sauce, indulgence the vegan way! Vegetarian haggis with warm butter bean and spinach salad, mix things up with this hearty salad.