seasonal specialsArchive

The following entries are filed under seasonal specials


Cherry Ripe, Cherry Ripe - on the Radio!

2 Jul 2012

Category: seasonal specials

Cherries; are they the most beautiful fruit?  We think so.  All those shades of red from pale blush to deepest crimson, and shining as if they've been polished.  Bite into a fresh cherry and you get a bust of flavour: sweet, intense, almost purfumed.  Because the season is so short it makes them all the more special.
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Round the Island Picnic

29 Jun 2012

Category: seasonal specials

Good luck to the 1700 boats and 16000 sailors in the annual Round the Island Race which starts in Cowes on Saturday morning.  The boats are going to have a windy 50 miles to sail, but the sun should come out in the afternoon, so come on out and watch the boats!
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The Queen Enjoys Our Asparagus!

6 Jun 2012

Category: seasonal specials

Farmer Jacks is delighted that yet again Isle of Wight asparagus grown by the Brown family has been enjoyed at a Royal banquet.  On Tuesday the Queen and 700 guests in the Westminster Hall enjoyed the best of British fare, including our own asparagus served grilled with Welsh lamb and Jersey Royal potatoes.
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Jubilee Specials

1 Jun 2012

Category: seasonal specials

We're open every day over the Jubilee weekend, so if you have a hankering for Wilkinson's Pies' Coronation Chicken quiche, some of Tom's special Jubilee sausages for the BBQ, a Royal gala pie (made with a quail's egg) or a Bembridge Bakery Union Flag fruit loaf, then pop on down to the shop!
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Our Own Strawberries!

26 May 2012

Category: seasonal specials

Our own strawberries are now ripe, juicy and in the shop!
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