A cook-off drawing competitors from across the globe to compete making our favourite oaty dish!

Saturday 7th October 2023

30th Annual Golden Spurtle® World Porridge Making Championship®

The 30th World Porridge Making Championship, THE GOLDEN SPURTLE 

We are delighted to announce that the Annual Golden Spurtle® World Porridge Making Championship® will be held on Saturday 7th October 2023.

The event time table is:

9.45-10.00         Pipe band parade from Old Bridge to Village Hall

10.00-10.30      Toast to the Porridge

10.30-11.00        Heat 1 (Whisky tasting take place between heats)

11.15-11.45          Heat 2

12.00-12.30       Heat 3

12.30-13.15        Carrbridge Ukulele Band

13.30-14.00       Heat 4

14.15-14.45        Heat 5

14.45-15.15        Raffle and Auction

15.15-15.30       Finalist Announcement

15.30-16.00      Grand Final Cook off

15.15-16.45        Judging, winner announcement and prizegiving


The 2023 competitors are listed here

As always thanks to Hamlyns of Scotland for continuing support of this wonderful event and for their patience and suggestions. Above all we rely and thank the team of volunteers who make this wonderful event possible.

We cannot wait to welcome you back to the village of Carrbridge.  Roll on October!

and the Winners in 2022 were 

Lisa Williams from England – Golden Spurtle 2022

Chris Young from Scotland – Speciality 2022

The 30th World Porridge Making Championship® will be coming held 7th October 2023.

Until then, Be Safe and Be Well – Eat Porridge.

Event Information

The 30th World Porridge Making Championship ® will be held in

October 7th 2023  from 09:45am4:30pm.

Hosted at:
Village Hall,
PH23 3BB,

Check out our website and Facebook page for pictures, videos and recipes from the competitors of the 29th Annual World Porridge Championship!®