Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Tap The Barrel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

TAP THE BARREL (R3x32) 3C set Sue Burridge Ness House 2

1- 8 1L+3M change places RH, 1M +3L change places RH, 2s cross RH and all ½ turn into Allemande hold
9-16 All dance Allemande
17-24 1s set and cast 1 place, 3s set and cast up 1 place
25-32 All circle 6H round and back

(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


Dance Information

Tap The Barrel is the expression used for the process of inserting a tap into a barrel of beer to enable small quantities of beer to be drawn from the barrel.
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Tapped Barrels


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