Eggs not just for Easter….

Eggs are one of nature’s greatest food parcels! They are an excellent source of protein so can play a valuable part in a balanced diet. Especially good for vegetarians who aren’t getting protein in their diet from meat. Eggs are packed with essential amino acids – the building blocks of protein. Eggs are a good…

Mother’s Day at Tancred Farm Shop, Whixley

Mother’s Day is the perfect opportunity to thank your Mum for all their love, hard work and support. One way to make your mum feel special this year is to cook her a lovely home-cooked breakfast, lunch or dinner. Here at Tancred we have a wide range of produce and meats available from home-reared Pork…

Celebrate Burns Night with traditional Haggis

Burns Night is annually celebrated in Scotland on or around January 25th.   This year it falls on Sunday 25th January. It commemorates the life of the bard (poet) Robert Burns, who was born on January 25th, 1759.  It also celebrates Burns’ contribution to Scottish culture. Burns’ best known work is “Auld Lang Syne”. We…

Man’s best friend

We all know that our dogs are our best friends, so to show them how much we love them we are now stocking fresh raw dog food, known as biologically appropriate raw dog food, BART for short. Our fresh raw dog food is the same as human standard so you know they are being fed…

Dean’s Christmas list

Dean loves a good recipe and his favourite recipe book is French Country Cooking by Elizabeth David.  A copy of this book can now be found on the book shelves (we have added an extra cabinet so there are more books to read) in the cafe.  If you pop by for a cuppa and a…

Let’s talk sausages!!

Here at Tancred we pride ourselves on our meat packed delicious sausages. We make 12 different flavours that we rotate on a regular basis! v We can’t get enough of them – but what exactly are they? What makes sausages legendary and when were they first ‘invented’? Well sausages are even older than ancient Greece…