Pour the whisky, get the haggis in the oven, and grab some Scottish poetry: Burns Night (25 January every year) is upon us! Here's how to celebrate it like a true Scotsman...1. To start: everyone gathers, the host says a few words, everyone sits and the Selkirk Grace is said. 2. The meal: the starter is served, perhaps cock-a-leekie, the haggis is piped in, the host performs Address to a Haggis, everyone toasts the haggis and the main meal is served, followed by dessert, often Cranachan. 3.