Celebrate Local Producers during British Food Fortnight
Hampshire-laid eggs are proving to be basket pleasers in Southern Co-op retail stores.
The free-range eggs producer Clayton Eggs in Romsey feature in Southern Co-op’s Local Flavours range which currently showcases nearly 200 local suppliers from 13 different southern England counties.
Southern Co-op – a regional independent co-operative – is shouting about its local producers ahead of the British Food Fortnight from 22 September to 7 October.
Its Local Flavours range is available in 196 of its local stores, with a varied number of local products available in each store.
Other local producers in Hampshire are Bere Dairy in Fareham, Bowman Ales Limited in Droxford, Chalk Stream Foods Ltd in Romsey, Curry on Wheels Ltd in Southampton, Asmodee UK in Alton, Fishbourne Apiaries near Emsworth, Flack Manor Brewery Ltd in Romsey, FNK Pies in Havant, All About Tea in Southsea, H H Treagust & Sons Ltd in Emsworth, Hampshire Cheeses Ltd in Basingstoke, Hartridges Ltd in Hambledon, Itchen Valley Brewery Ltd in Alresford, Little Bee Bakery in Rownhams, Mash Brewery Limited in Winchester, N A Griffiths Butchers in Lee on Solent, New Forest Ice Cream Ltd in Lymington, New Forest Spring Water Ltd in Fordingbridge, Pipers Honey Farm in Petersfield, Ron Reeve Limited in Clanfield, Sinah Common Honey in Hayling Island, Sir Michael Colman in Basingstoke, Stoke Valley Watercress in Arlesford, Suthwyk Ales in Fareham, Hill Farm Juice in Southampton, The Real Jam & Chutney Company in Southampton, The Royal Navy & Royal Marines Charity Enterprise in Portsmouth, Tom Parker Creamery Ltd in Southampton, Alre Watercress in Alresford, Greenfield Pork Products in Andover, Judes Ice Cream in Twyford, J Hunt & Son in Fareham, Laverstoke Park Farm Ltd in Overton, Mooka Wholesale Limited in Petersfield, Perfect Pickles in Petersfield, Red Cat Brewing Limited in Winchester, Southdowns Water Co Ltd in Southbourne, and Turner Hardy & Co in Romsey.
The Local Flavours range includes seasonal fruit and veg, fish and meat, cheeses, chutney, bakery goods and beers.