The Portly Grocer, Knutsford

The Portly Grocer, Knutsford

I recently received a wonderful artisan food hamper from The Portly Grocer, a Knutsford-based company who work to support Britain’s finest artisans. Always one to support local businesses, I was delighted to learn that they wanted to send me some of…

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Artisan Market, Great Northern Pie Co. & Pure Origin Chocolate

Artisan Market, Great Northern Pie Co. & Pure Origin …

You would think, the weekend after Easter, I would be fed up of chocolate by now. Well, the truth is, I am. But, something caught my eye at the market today – I just had to have a little taste.…

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The Handmade Ice Cream Company

The Handmade Ice Cream Company

When Steve from The Handmade Ice Cream Company contacted Sophie’s Scran to see if we wanted to sample and review some of their ice creams I must admit, I was rather excited. However, getting the ice cream to me (from…

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Bolly Good Sauce & Easy Egg-Fried Pilau Rice

Bolly Good Sauce & Easy Egg-Fried Pilau Rice

You know those kind of Saturday afternoons… not much going on, rainy and horrible outside… you can get a little, well, bored. In my world, boredem is pretty much synonymous with ‘peckish’. As I found myself in this situation last week, I…

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My Artisan Selection box has arrived!

My Artisan Selection box has arrived!

My beautiful #ArtisanSelection box from compareyourartisan.com has arrived, and first off I must say the delivery service was super-prompt. I can get a little impatient when it comes to food (because I love it so much, duhhh), so it was great they…

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