Christmas Food

Where to find the best Christmas food around Kent!

 

Baker’s Bicycle

The perfect choice for all celebratory gatherings. Award winning artisan breads, direct from the freezer, available all day and every day. Our range includes Sourdough and Onion Rolls, Mini Brioche Sliders and Rosemary Focaccia Rolls. Don’t forget the absolute essence of togetherness this festive season, Scioche®; combining the best of scone with brioche. bakersbicycle.co.uk

Barham Village Store

Celebrate in local style this Christmas. We have local turkeys and meat, fresh veg and all your festive essentials from crackers to Christmas puds. Stock up on lovingly made crafts and gifts then finish the season off with bubbly from Barham. Happy Christmas! barhamvillagestore.com

 

Biddenden Vineyards

Our award-winning wines, ciders, mead & juices are perfect for the festive season, whether searching for the perfect wine for the Christmas day table, mulled cider to entertain over the festive period, or Red Love apple juice for a non-alcoholic option with a difference, we have all you need at Biddenden Vineyards. biddendenvineyards.com

Charrington’s Drinks

Charrington’s award-winning sparkling ciders are a wonderful alternative to the usual festive fizz. They’re wonderful with pork or cheeses and the 750ml bottles are ideal for sharing! Our single-variety apple juices are naturally delicious and a favourite with kids but are also fantastic cocktail mixers. Try Captivating Cox with raspberry gin or Ravishing Russet with toffee vodka! charringtonsdrinks.co.uk

The Cheese Room

Our deli counter is bursting at this time of year, full of lovely cheese. We stock over 30 different British cheeses, Continental meats and sundries that will make the perfect Christmas table.
There are also two sizes of Cheese Box to choose from which the Cheese Room team will fill with a lovely selection of cheese. thecheeseroomrochester.co.uk

 

Cranbrook Conserves

The perfect Christmas present for friends or members of the family. Hand made in Kent using the best quality, mostly local ingredients. No additives or preservatives are used and everything is suitable for vegetarians or vegans. Do check out the website for further information or to order on line. Trade orders welcome.

Cupcakes N Crafts

Sue’s range of hand-made festive cupcakes make a delicious alternative for your Christmas party or celebration. Baked with the finest quality ingredients, free from artificial ingredients and flavourings, they are individually hand-decorated and can be delivered anywhere in Kent. Gluten-free and Dairy-free options are always available. cupcakesncrafts.co.uk

Curd & Cure

Artisan cheeses, cured meats, olives and antipasti from selected producers throughout Kent, Sussex and beyond – everything you need for the festive party season! Find our range including Curd & Cure Deli Tubs at all good delis & farm shops across the South East. curdandcure.com

 IMG_4074

Curiously Kentish

We cure and smoke great Kentish produce; using the decades of experience we have as proper, qualified chefs. Our award winning shop combines a deli, bistro, supper club and produce made by us. We also supply wholesale, and with our private catering for your event; we offer the full shebang! curiouslykentish.co.uk

Dallaway Cherries

Looking for a healthy bottle of red this Christmas? Dallaway’s Cherries fantastic Kentish Cherry Juice contains 3kgs of pressed cherries. The health benefits of cherry juice are increasingly well known and it’s a fantastic remedy for sufferers of Gout, as well as being highly anti-inflammatory so great to enjoy during those periods of Christmas excess! rentacherrytree.co.uk

 

Goody Ales

We brew a range of award winning pure Kentish beer including our Christmas ale ‘Good King Wenceslas’. Bespoke festive gift packs and goody bags, gift vouchers, bottled beer, mini-pins, branded t-shirts and glasses plus other treats sure to answer the prayers of all beer drinkers this Christmas!  Shop open 4pm-7pm weekdays, 10am-6pm Saturdays. goodyales.co.uk

 Hadlow College Farm Shop

Hadlow College Farm Shop

When it comes to Christmas and food we have it covered! With a wide range of quality, fresh, local produce to help make your Christmas feast one to remember.

From succulent turkeys to fresh vegetables and all the Christmas trimmings, we’ll make it a Christmas to remember! hadlow.ac.uk/about/hadlow-college-farm-shop

 

Harringtons Foods

Looking for something unique to give over the Christmas period? Then Benenden Sauce, a sweet garlic sauce and Quiddity Dressing, a sweet English vinaigrette make a great ambient food gift or addition to a hamper. Both products are 100% natural, vegan and most importantly delicious! harringtonfoods.co.uk

Roast Turkey 6

Hollin Root Farm

On our small family farm we produce quality FREE RANGE BRONZE turkeys for Christmas. Our birds are reared to the highest welfare standards.  They are hand plucked for an exceptional finish, hung for a minimum of 7 days to achieve a delicious flavour and beautifully presented in a carry home box. hollinrootfarm.com

 Holwood Farm Shop Logo

Holwood Farm Shop

Celebrate with a local feast this Christmas. Award-winning local turkeys, free range meat, veg boxes and all your Christmas essentials from stuffing to goose fat, all available to order. Plus you can’t go wrong with a Holwood Hamper – choose a ready-made favourite or a make your own hamper kit. HolwoodFarm.co.uk

Homestead Beef

We produce slow-grown, grass-fed, rare breed beef on our small family farm just outside Dover, with our herd grazing on the White Cliffs themselves! Our beef can be delivered free of charge within a 10 mile radius of Dover or £10 for elsewhere in Kent. Visit our website to order homestead.farm

Hush Heath Estate Christmas Shop

The Hush Heath Christmas Shop will be open to the public from Saturday 24th November – Monday 24th December, 7 days a week, 10am -6pm and is at the Winery. We are offering 25% off cases and complimentary glasses of Balfour Brut Rose and mince pies. hushheath.com

The Kent Dark Chocolate Co.

The Kent Dark Chocolate Company has an Extra Dark 87% cocoa content Advent Calendar for sale. At £14.95, this wonderful seasonal product is made using the finest ingredient with the cocoa beans coming from the Dominican Republic. All Kent Dark Chocolate is both Organic and Fairtrade. The chocolate is made in the Folkestone using 100% renewable energy. The Kent Dark Chocolate Advent calendar can be bought online at kentdarkchocolate.co.uk

Kent Turkeys

Free range KellyBronze Turkeys & Norfolk Geese from our family farm in Biddenden. Order online for collection from the farm or at our selected collection points throughout Kent & South East London. kentturkeys.co.uk

Create an Unforgettable Christmas with kff

The Festive Food Guide from kff is back! Featuring over 200 fantastic ambient, chilled and frozen seasonal products, it’s all a chef needs to build a stand-out menu this Christmas and New Year.
Pre-orders are available now for deliveries from 30th October 2018. We wish you a profitable festive season! kff.co.uk

Kingsdown Water

Treat your family and friends this Christmas with the Kingsdown Sparkling Pressé range. Taster packs available online and on Amazon. Delivered to your door ready for your Christmas dinner table.
Beautiful local soft drinks that will keep everyone happy this festive season.
kingsdownwater.co.uk

Nightingale Farm Shop

Nightingale Farm Shop (formally Gibbet Oak) offers all you need for a local food and drink Christmas. From English Sparkling Wine to your Appledore Christmas Turkey, and our very own Nightingale Ciders, we’ve got it all. gibbetoak.co.uk

Oast to Host

Christmas just wouldn’t be Christmas without mince pies! Mince pies have never been better than these . . . Award winning all butter sweet shortcrust pastry enveloping homemade mincemeat (including mixed peel) soaked in Stones Ginger Wine & topped up with Famous Grouse Whisky. Classic and Prosecco mince pies also available! Why wouldn’t you?!
oasttohost.com

Owlet Fruit Juices

If you haven’t yet tried Owlet Spiced Apple Juice you are missing out on a fabulous Taste of Kent. Voted Kent’s Tastiest Juice of the Year 2018, it is perfect for the festive season, with it’s aromatic combination of cinnamon,nutmeg, cloves & ginger, it is equally delicious served piping hot or chilled over crushed ice! owletfruitjuice.co.uk

S.W.Doughty

Award winning butchers S W Doughty can supply the very best local produce for the Christmas table. Choose from Kentish turkey, home reared goose, free range Sussex beef, pork, lamb and game. Handmade accompaniments include delicious chipolata sausages and the irresistible pigs in blankets.
Free local delivery within a 20 mile radius of Doddington. swdoughty.co.uk

Simply Ice Cream

Christmas Pudding, Cinnamon, Apple Crumble and Mince Pie are just some of the festive flavours available from this multi-award winning ice cream maker. All flavours are created using natural predominantly locally sourced ingredients and made the traditional way, by hand in small batches. Available throughout Kent from £4.99 for 500ml. simplyicecream.co.uk

Solley’s Ice Cream

Look out for Solley’s ice cream on festive menus across the county! Our Christmas flavours for this year are Christmas Pudding (made with our secret family recipe!), Crème brûlée and Apple & Cinnamon Crumble. solleysicecream.co.uk

Spadework

Spadework is the perfect one-stop Christmas shop. Their Garden Centre stocks the finest Nordman Christmas Trees, and their Farm Shop has everything from free range Kentish turkeys, to local wines, gins, liqueurs, biscuits and confectionery. Their Cafe serves delicious festive food, 7 Days a week throughout December, so book now! spadework.net

The Weald Smokery

A foodies paradise with a range of award winning, traditionally smoked foods, an array of farmhouse cheeses and a wide range of carefully chosen produce which would make excellent gifts for family, friends or special customers and staff – what better than a side of Smoked Salmon for Christmas? wealdsmokery.co.uk 01580 879601

Whitstable Oyster Company

Delivering fresh Whitstable Oysters direct to your door from the world famous Whitstable Oyster Fishery Company (EST 1793). https://tinyurl.com/y9oq8y7g

The Wonky Parsnip

The Wonky Parsnip will be selling Christmas Trees from 25th November, and will have winter vegetables and some more unusual veggie offerings available throughout the festive season. Available from the farm or at various events. Click here for details.

The Wooden Spoon Preserving Company

Here at The Wooden Spoon Preserving Company we pride ourselves on innovative flavour combinations. New for 2018 include, Dragons Breath- onion, garlic and chilli or La Dolce Vita-strawberry and prosecco jam. We also have new jar and labels for 2018 including the introduction of our duo gift boxes. thewoodenspoon.co.uk

Zinzie Cakes

This recipe has gone through many changes to make it as authentic as possible. It is a little like nougat, made with honey, candied fruits, nuts and spices in a little disc with the base and sides of edible rice paper. Lovely with wines, spirits, coffee or hot chocolate! zinzie.co.uk