Montezuma's Organic Chocolates made in West Sussex
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The Thursday Cottage brand is well respected in the organic community as its founder, Pam Corbin, is widely acknowledged as one of the UK's leading authorities on jam making. You may know her better as 'Pam the Jam' and from her appearances alongside Hugh Fearnly-Whittingstall on his TV shows. She is also the author of the River Cottage jam book. More recently, the Tursday Cottage brand has been bought by Wilkinsons of Tiptree, Essex, so its now manufactured a bit more locally to us. As you'd
The range of organic oils from Clearspring are both cold-pressed and unrefined, meaning they retain their key nutrients such as vitamin E, omega 3, omega 6 and omega 9 essential fatty acids. Great for cooking with or using as a base for dressings.
A packet of dried pasta really is a cupboard essential. A tasty meal can be knocked up in a manner of minutes. Biona's pastas are of an exceptionally good quality. Manufactured from 100% organic durum wheat semolina and mountain water by a family owned manufacturer in Italy.
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Equal Exchange is a company we have an awful lot of time for. The ethics that underpin the company are totally sound and they are market leaders when it comes to Fairtrade organic products. Their sugar is of a very high standard and you can use it knowing that the producers who grew cane received a fair price for their raw materials.
Beans of all types are fantastically healthy foods, being fat free and a great source of protein. They are versatile too, finding uses in soups, curries, chilli, casseroles and many other dishes. They can be a great substitute for meat in many dishes, either to replace altogether or to bulk out a small quantity of meat and make the dish a bit healthier. Biona's beans are tinned in water, with no added salt, so they can conveniently be used straight from the tin.
The Free and Easy range of soups all blend great quality organic ingredients with healthy recipes. The soups are all low in fat, dairy free, low in salt and suitable for vegetarians. They taste great, especially when accompanied with a hunk of freshly baked organic bread.
A tin of tomatoes is the base for so many different dishes its no wonder Biona chopped tinned tomatoes is one of our all time best selling products. The tomatoes for all of Biona's tomato products are grown organically in Tuscany where they are selected for their sun-ripened sweetness. The ingredients list of each of these products reads as organic tomatoes and nothing but.
The name Aspalls is associated with the very finest quality and an unprecedented heritage that goes back to the eighteenth century and 8 generations of the Chevalier family in the village of Aspall in Suffolk. Aspalls have won a plethora of awards for excellence across their product range.
Aspalls commitment to quality has earned them the reputation as the UK's foremost speciality vinegar producer. Their flagship product, Aspalls Cyder vinegar, is made from apples grown on the Aspall estate and can regularly be spotted in the kitchens of the swankiest celebrity chefs.