Sausage Judge needed for UK Sausage Week

Sausage Judge needed for UK Sausage Week

Sausage Judge sought for UK Sausage Week – could it be you? If your favourite meal is a generous serving of bangers and mash then an opportunity of a lifetime could be waiting for you… The organisers of UK Sausage Week – Meat Management magazine – are inviting one luckyRead More…

UK Sausage Week Awards Winners

UK Sausage Week Awards Winners

The winners of the UK Sausage Week Awards have been announced.   Antiques expert, TV presenter and UK Sausage Ambassador Eric Knowles presented butchers, supermarkets and manufacturers with their winning trophies. UK Sausage Week (30th October – 5th November) is an annual week-long celebration, showcasing the best of British sausages.Read More…

Recipe: MOR sausage and lentil pot

Recipe: MOR sausage and lentil pot

It might be summer in theory just now but the dull, damp weather has been making me want comfort food.  However, comfort food doesn’t necessarily mean full of stodge and no greens! We received a parcel  from MOR to try their sausages. I wish I could describe the smell fromRead More…

UK Sausage Week Launched – get your butcher to enter!

UK Sausage Week Launched – get your butcher to enter!

The official UK Sausage Week website recently went live where Butchers and manufacturers can enter their sausages for the chance to win a UK Sausage Week award. Entry is free and each company may enter a maximum of four different sausages (two sausages into each of the two categories: TraditionalRead More…

New HECK Sausages

New HECK Sausages

New Spring Chicken ‘Skinny’ Sausage We are partial to a HECK sausage here after finding them at the BBC Good Food Show a few years back and are chuffed to now find them sold all over the place. HECK has added a tasty new recipe to its low fat, gluten-freeRead More…

#WIN – Day 13 of Foodiemas – Win HECK chipolatas and baubles

#WIN – Day 13 of Foodiemas – Win HECK chipolatas and baubles

WIN HECK Baubles and Chipolatas HECK have created two delicious limited-edition meatball flavours for the festive season. Festive Pork: Prime pork sausage meatballs with Wensleydale and cranberry. Wrap them up with turkey or dish them out for a festive treat. Traditional Chicken: Delicious chicken meatballs with sage and onion. So goodRead More…

Product Review: HECK Chicken Italia sausages

Product Review: HECK Chicken Italia sausages

HECK sausages are always popular around here and this month their Chicken Italia sausage is renamed CHECK to help raise funds and awareness for the Movember Foundation. We had to get some and see if they passed the Fred (the cat) test! There are 10 sausages in a packet andRead More…

Feck It’s Heck Sausages

Feck It’s Heck Sausages

Yorkshire based HECK sausages are delicious. We found them some years ago at a food show and have never looked back.  Meaty and full of flavour as well as gluten free, so more meat. As part of their St Patrick’s Day celebrations they created a special pork sausage with aRead More…

Sausage week’s Sausage Geek with Crombies of Edinburgh

Sausage week’s Sausage Geek with Crombies of Edinburgh

To celebrate British Sausage Week (3rd – 9th Nov),  Crombies of Edinburgh ( award winning sausage maker) set the challenge of finding Sausage Week’s Sausage Geek. To do so we were invited to take their taste challenge; this comprises of tasting 5 different sausages and matching them up to a description (one ofRead More…

Secret Sausages

Secret Sausages

Vegetables in disguise Billed as “vegetables in disguise” these are delicious sausage shaped, well, “sausages” but there is no attempt to pretend that these are Quorn-style meat, no, these are clearly made of vegetables and not intended as a meat-substitute for vegetarians. The casing is 100% vegetarian so they’re VegetarianRead More…