Here are links to some websites & blogs that we enjoy reading  and refer to from time to time. We would also like to share with you some of the local producers that we support and regularly purchase from.

Angus & Oink – great sauces, rubs and even chocolate for those that like their food with a chilli kick!

BBC Good Food

Country Wood Smoke – a great BBQ site for all all your BBQ needs. Product reviews, recipes and great tips for BBQ’ing all year round. Marcus Bawdon will keep you right!

Davidsons, Inverurie – our local butchers with locations shops in Inverurie & Aberdeen. Quality meat and always willing to prepare as you want.

Formartine’s, Tarves – country cafe & shop with woodland walks, a large outdoor play park for the kids serving great food and great coffee.

Huntly Herbs, Huntly – fresh, homemade chutney’s produced locally, the hot pumpkin being a favourite of ours!

Lavender & Lovage – a wonderful blog from Karen that provides you with loads of recipes, tells you a story and gives an insight into her French kitchen! Definately worth a read whilst sipping a cuppa!

Mitchells, Inverurie

Old Post Office Tea Room, Chapel of Garioch – quaint old post office converted into a beautiful vintage style tea room. Christine and the ladies always willing to chat and make you feel welcome, even when the place is full to the brim. Worth a visit if you are in the area.

Summerhouse Drinks


The Kilted Frog Delicatessen, Inverurie – the perfect place for a relaxed coffee, lunch and great French cheeses.  Patrick & Juliet always make you feel at home.

The Store Company, Foveran

Spice Kitchen UK – an array of hand blended spices, the most amazing smells and flavours.