Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Blind Date To Thistle Dew

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

BLIND DATE TO THISTLE DEW (R4x32) 4C set Jean Miller Nova Scotia Collection 2017

1- 8 1s cast to 4th place (2s+3s+4s step up 3-4); 4s+1s circle 4H round to left
9-16 1s cast back up to 1st place (2s+3s+4s step down 11-12); 1s+2s circle 4H round to right
17-24 1s dance mirror Fig of 8 on sides (1s in/down to start)
25-32 1s set advancing, ½ turn RH to face down; lead down and ½ turn RH to 4th place own side (2s+3s+4s step up 29-30)

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Dance Information

This dance was devised by Jean Miller to celebrate the 25th wedding anniversary of Glen and Yvonne Leduc on May 17, 2005.

Recommended Music: "Neko's Reel" on Dancer's Choice 1, Marian Anderson - HRMCD601.