Meet Our Suppliers
The finest foods of Scotland start with having great suppliers that share our ethos in producing high quality, locally sourced delicious food. We know that they are proud of each of their products and we feel that pride shines through in the produce that they make. Learn more about some of our local producers by clicking on their names below:
The Wicked Chocolate Company - www.thewickedchocolatecompany.co.uk
Wicked's luxury Chocolates are all handmade in Perthshire and individually packaged giving the customer a sense that time and love went into producing them. You will also find them in our specially selected gift hampers.
Aberfeldy Oatmeal - www.aberfeldyoatmeal.co.uk
We stock a range of flours and Aberfeldy oatcakes which are made with coarse oatmeal to an old recipe which gives them a great flavour. They are hand cut to give them the traditional look and size. They also won a gold star in the Great Taste Awards in 2010.
Mr C's Hand Made Pies
Formally known as Acanthus Pies, the current range includes 6 mouthwatering fillings, including the Bronze Award winner 'Piggy Black Pie', the Gold Award winning Pork, Pancetta and Leek and the newly crowned 2014 Bronze Award winner Pork, Chorizo and Chilli. If you prefer a change from pork try his Chicken and Ham Pie and Venison Pie, all truly delicious.
Alex Dalgetty & Sons - www.alex-dalgetty.co.uk
This bakery in Galashiels produces a range of delicious handmade Scottish bakery products, using orignal recipes and the highest quality natural ingredients. At Hopetoun we stock their traditional treats like Ecclefechan Tart, Selkirk Bannocks, Scotish Black Bun and the Border Tart.
Spencerfield Spirit Company - www.spencerfieldspirit.com
The Spencerfield Spirit Company are an award winning family business producing some of the best whisky and gin based products in Scotland. Their flagship whisky products, Sheep Dip and Pig's Nose are award winning whiskies and their Edinburgh Gin is one of our best sellers.
Bumble Ltd - www.bumblepuddings.com
Bumble Ltd lovingly produces sweet, sticky mouth-watering puddings from fresh, simple ingredients like Scottish butter and cream, including Sticky Toffee, Sticky Ginger and Chocolate Fudge Puddings.
Knockraich of Fintry - www.knockcraich.com
We stock frozen their amazing yoghurts, luxury dairy ice cream, hand-made Crowdie and Creme Fraiche. Their ranges contain no articifial colours, flavours or preservatives allowing the fresh fruit flavours to shine.
Little Doone - www.littledoone.co.uk
Little Doone's balsamic dressings are used by some of the finest hotels and restaurants. Hand made in small batches, the flavours are sweet, rich and full of depth. You won't find any artificial flavours or enhancers, just simple, pure natural ingredients.
Pekoe Tea - www.pekoetea.co.uk
Pekoe Tea is an Edinburgh based family business with a strong ethical approach to sourcing the best teas They stock over 100 loose teas and infusions from around the world. All their teas are packed by hand in heat-sealed re-sealable pouches to keep them fresh.
Chrystals Shortbread - www.chrystalsshortbread.co.uk
Traditional handmade Scottish shortbread from the West coast and made to a family recipe using the finest ingredients. Possibly one of the best shortbreads you will ever taste. Beautifully short, it crumbles in your mouth perfectly and leaves you wanting more!
Dip Nation - www.dipnation.co.uk
Inspired by overseas flavours, they offer a mouth-wateringly different choice of dip alongside the more traditional classic flavours. Dip Nation have won several Great Taste Awards over the last few years.
Findlaters Fine Foods - www.findlatersfinefoods.co.uk
Findlaters are a local company producing a range of Great Taste Award winning products including chicken, duck, venison and fish recipe pates made with the very finest ingredients.
Fisher and Donaldson - www.fisheranddonaldsons.com
This Fife based family bakery produce a wide range of traditional Scottish and Continental products. At Hopetoun Farm Shop it is hard to walk past our delicatessen counter and not be temped by their colourful and tasty display of fresh cakes.
Simple Simon's Pies - www.simplesimonspies.co.uk
Simple Simon's sells 36 different pies using only the finest, freshest, natural ingredients. They are filled with locally reared meat, fresh fish and fresh herbs and then encased in wonderful puff pastry. They have won several Great Taste Awards including the Gold Star 2010 Guild of Food award.
The Great Glen Game Company - www.greatglengame.co.uk
Their Pure Smoked Venison is matured for three months making it the perfect ingredient for the finest canapes, or try their Spiced Pure Venison Chorizo, great in pasta dishes or on your favourite home made pizza.
Inverawe Smokehouse - www.smokedsalmon.co.uk
Inverawe produce the very best of smoked Scottish salmon. The company follows an age-old, traditional way of smoking allowing the fish to gently take up the gorgeous smokey aroma in its own unhurried time, giving the most delicious full-bodied oak-smoked flavour that is so distinctive of Inverawe.
Thistly Cross Cider - www.thistlycrosscider.co.uk
Their range consists of six hand-picked cider varieties, including Summery Strawberry made with real Scottish strawberries from their farm and the complex whisky cask cider - matured in ex-Glenglassaugh Distillery casks but it is the Original Farmhouse Cider at 7.2% that customers really enjoy.
Trotters Independent - www.trottersindependent.co.uk
Handmade in Fife, Trotters specilaise in sourcing, developing and producing products that are unusual or unobtainable in the British market. With funky named products like Mojito Marmalade and A Bloody Shame Chutney, their condiments really stand out from the crowd offering a different taste sensation.
Your Piece Bakery - www.yourpiecebakingcompany.com
Famous for 'Fife Cut' oatcakes which refers to the classic triangular shape, their oatcakes are rough and crumbly with a delicate oaty flavour. We also stock their fantastic shortbread and muesli.
Summer Harvest - www.summerharvestoils.co.uk
Summer Harvest pride themselves producing their multi-award winning 'Cold Pressed Rapeseed Oil' which they grow, press and bottle on their family farm in the heart Perthshire. Summer Harvest Cold Pressed Rapeseed Oil provides a versatile healthy oil which does not compromise on taste or quality.
Jenier World of Teas strives to ensure we source and supply only the highest quality teas and tea wares available. With many teas ranging from breakfast tea to herbal and fruit teas you are bound to find one to suit your taste.
Tryst Brewery is a local company based in Falkirk. Beer is produced from malted barley, hops, yeast and water. Other cereals and ingredients are often also used in various quantities and contributes to the wide selection of ales available. Flavourings such as spices and even fruit can also be used to give the finished beer its distinctive character.
Cairn O Mhor - www.cairnomohr.com
The Perthshire creators of magnificent award winning wines, cider and fruit juices all created using local fruits from within a 25 miles radius of their winery in Carse of Gowrie.
Saladworx - www.saladworx.co.uk
Saladworx are multi-award winning salad farmers and producers of innovative superior dressings/marinades. With real innovation & great taste, using Scottish ingredients, Hebridean Seaweed, Arran wholegrain mustard, heather honey, herbs from their extensive herb garden.
Duke Street - www.duke-street.co.uk/
Established 2010 by Neil and Lisa Johnson, Duke Street produces award winning (4 Great Taste awards 2013 and a BBC Good Food Bursary 2013) and innovative goods, using fresh & local ingredients. Specialising in Labneh - handmade soft yogurt cheese, marinated in cold pressed rapeseed oil.
Own Label Company - www.ownlabelcompany.co.uk
Own Label Company provides own label whisky (and other beverages) for private customers, businesses and retailers, we have a large portfolio of excellent blends and malts, excellent Graphic Designers and printers to produce a first class product. We are based in Edinburgh but have customers from all over the UK.”
Stewart Brewing - www.stewartbrewing.co.uk
Stewart Brewing was founded in Edinburgh as a local, independent micro brewery in 2004 by Steve and Jo Stewart and was based on two very simple principles:-
To produce the highest quality ale and beers possible
To provide an exceptional service to its customers.
We now produce 5 regular cask ales along with a highly successful range of monthly specials and a fast expanding range of bottled beers.
As we have continued to grow, our beers have developed a reputation for excellence gaining some highly coveted industry awards in the process.
Among the more noteable include in 2007 The Edinburgh Gold was named SIBA's Supreme Champion Beer of Scotland and in 2010 our Hollywood was named the World's Best Golden/Pale Ale at the World Beer Awards for the last two years.
Connage Highland Dairy - www,connage.co.uk
Connage Highland Dairy makes a large range of handmade organic cheeses at their base in Ardersier in the Highlands.