Just Reward are a hamper service with a difference! Providing your pet with a unique selection of treats, Just Reward Hampers are a perfect gift for your own pet or your pet-owning friends Inspired by Arthur, the MD’s (Managing Dog) favourites, Just Reward also stock individual items to help you build your own bespoke hampers for your dog or cat. David from Just Reward (with a little input from Arthur) tells us more:
Urbangrains produce seasonal, artisan food perfect for everyday meals and more luxurious dishes. Looking to combine nutritious and delicious, Urbangrains focus on sourcing seasonal ingredients ethically and are dedicated to providing high quality, unusual products which stay true to traditional craftsmanship and origins. Here Sal from Urbangrains explains how eating seasonally could change the way you view the food on your plate!
The Courtyard Dairy are one of our most popular SHOPS merchants and it is not hard to see why. Based in Yorkshire and working with small independent farmhouse producers of cheese throughout the UK; The Courtyard Dairy exclusively works with artisan producers who make traditional cheese and all cheese is cut fresh to your order. This recipe is a brilliant way to enjoy Camembert – bubbling and oozing – and, combined with crusty bread, makes the perfect starter for four, or main course for two. The Courtyard Dairy’s favourite is […]
Clearly Scrumptious was founded by Rick and James after they were left disappointed by other dried fruit options. “The products we found were lacking in flavour were packed with sugar and barely resembled fruit at all. The fruit that we did find was always in large bags and wasn’t really suited for our life on the go.” Tackling the issue of healthy snacks on the go head on, the guys created Clearly Scrumptious. We caught up with James for some ideas about healthy snacking on the go this summer. At Clearly […]
Proud members of the Guild of Fine Foods, The Wooden Spoon Preserving Co produce a unique range of traditional and contemporary preserves using natural ingredients. From award winning Pilgrims Raspberry Jam to Ginger Curd, The Wooden Spoon Preserving co are sure to surprise you. You can find them on SHOPS here. Ingredients 6 oz (170g) Butter (or 150ml vegetable oil) 7oz (200g) Black Treacle 2 oz (57g) Dark Muscovado Sugar 12oz (340g) Plain Flower 2 teaspoons Ground Ginger 1 teaspoon Ground Mixed Spice 2 medium sized eggs 1 tablespoon Diced Ginger syrup […]
Established in 1935 Albert Matthews is a 3rd generation family run butchers that focuses on selling high quality, naturally reared, locally sourced, British meat and poultry. Located in the the famous meat and fish hall on Bury market, Lancashire they sell award winning meat to the people of Bury and the surrounding pubs and restaurants in Greater Manchester. In 2012 encouraged by recognition received through various national awards for the quality of the meat Albert Matthews set up an ecommerce website allowing them to supply the whole nation with some of […]
The Pong Cheese love for fromage is anything but cheesy. Dedicated to championing cheese at anytime of day, Pong Cheese brings you some of the very best cheeses produced by the leading independent and artisan producers in the UK, as well as some classics from Europe. You can find them on SHOPS here. Ingredients Serves 2 50g goats cheese 6-8 slices pickled beetroot 1⁄2 lemon 1-2 sprigs fresh dill, leaves chopped 2-4 tbsp Pong’s chilli jam, plus extra for serving 125g mozzarella, sliced 4 slices bread, white or brioche Unsalted butter, softened […]
Rococo Chocolates are determined to change the way fine chocolate was perceived and presented. Chantal Coady transformed the then stuffy, conservative, commercial norm of chocolate retailing to the inspiring engagement of the senses that such a delectable delight deserved. We chatted to Tom Coady, director of e-commerce for Rococo, to learn more about the business and what makes it special. How and when did Rococo start up? Following on from a Saturday job in Harrods selling chocolate, Chantal passionately knew she wanted to create her own magical emporium of luxury […]
This is not your usual SHOPS recipe! Urbangrains is an everyday imaginative brand of food essentials, offering a range of artisan and often unusual foods. They focus on pure raw ingredients which are blended together and always hand processed with care. Containing no artificial flavours, colouring or preservatives; this simple face mask stays true to the Urbangrains vision! You can find them on SHOPS here. Ingredients 1tsp Urbangrains Extra Virgin Olive Oil. 1tsp Urbangrains Wildflower Honey. 1tsp Baking soda. Method Put a teaspoon of Urbangrains Extra Virgin Olive Oil in a small bowl. Add the vinegar. Add one […]
The Spice Kitchen is an artisan food producer specialising in high quality hand-blended and home-ground spice blends and spices. The Spice Kitchen is a real family affair headed up by a mother and son team: Shashi and Sanjay Aggarwal. Shashi (aka Mrs. A) was born in Kenya, grew up in India and has lived in the UK for over 30 years and so brings a wealth of international spice knowledge and know-how to your kitchen table. Discover the story behind this recipe and the The Spice Kitchen on SHOPS now!