6 tasty treats to whet your appetite
by Northern Life
Black Garlic Ketchup
The flavour of black garlic is created with baking whole, fresh garlic bulbs for 40 days at a very low temperature creating an extraordinary flavour; rich, smooth & bursting with a balsamic sweetness. Combining the pureed garlic cloves by hand with fresh tomatoes, olive oil & Anglesey Sea Salt this ketchup sauce is the ultimate edition to cooked meats, tartlets, potato wedges, roast veg, shell fish, stews & glazes; the list goes on & on!
£4.99 available from www.hawksheadrelish.com
Springtime Treats from Paxtons
The Spring Collection contains the following delicious cheeses – Fleur de Sologne, Harbourne Blue, Kirkham’s Lancashire and Rollright, all perfect to enjoy at this time of year. There is also a range of tempting honeys, a Gooseberry & Elderflower jam, traditional mini Simnel cakes and a Wiltshire Fruit Cake to be savoured.
£40 available from www.paxtonandwhitfield.co.uk
The Jolly Hog
Once upon a time there were 3 jolly brothers… a rugby player, a ship broker and a cabin maker! The three brothers loved eating meat especially pork so they de4cided to create their own porky delights, which one day became the best and most delicious in the whole world… and BOOOOOM! The Jolly Hog was born….
£3 per pack and available from Sainsbury’s, Morrison’s and Ocado. www.jollyhoguk.com
Introducing Beanies+, coffee with ‘wellbean’ at its heart. Flavour coffee specialists Beanies have launched an innovative new range of premium flavour coffees plus Vitamin D. Three infused instant coffees full of Beanies’ credentials – that’s no sugar and just two calories a cup – and fortified with a daily dose of the sunshine vitamin. Beanies+ fortified with Vitamin D, is available in 50g jars in: Vanilla Bean, Cherry Chocolate and Apple Cinnamon.
£3.49 available from Sainsbury’s and Tesco.
Dressed up to the Nines
This spring will see the final stages of the implementation of The Bay Tree’s brand evolution, as the redesign rolls out across five table sauces and nine dressings. Landing in time for the popular summer season, the new-look dressings and sauces follow the successful introduction of the freshly packaged preserves and pickles ranges last year. The new identity sees the traditional bay tree graphic transformed to represent the explosion of flavour that waits inside each of The Bay Tree’s bottles.
£3.75 available from www.thebaytree.co.uk
Luscious Luscombe summer days, sip back and enjoy the sunshine…
With a range of over 23 delicate soft drinks, juices, crushes, ginger beers, bubblies and a cider; sip back and relax with crisp and fruity blends that make the ideal accompaniment for picnics, barbecues and evenings in the sun. Perfect picnic pairings… Raspberry Crush and Cool Ginger Beer.
Prices start from £2.20 – £3.35 available from www.luscombe.co.uk