Category Archives: Recipes

The Ultimate Guide to Blackberries

Blackberries in a hedge

Late summer and early autumn is the perfect time for blackberries, and you can find the fruit in abundance across the countryside. Our ultimate guide will give you tips on where to find them, recipe ideas and storing them to use at a later date. All you need to get started is a place to Continue Reading →

Simple Roast Grouse Risotto Recipe

Roast grouse risotto

Grouse season is getting underway, and that means cooking up some delicious dishes with the game meat from the bird. For those who are getting your shooting clothing on and heading out for a day’s shoot, you will need a few recipe ideas for cooking grouse. If you are looking for a different way of Continue Reading →

Game BBQ Recipes for the Summer

A selection of meat being cooked on a barbeque

One of the best things about a great British summer is the opportunity to head outside to enjoy the glorious weather with a sizzling BBQ. As much as we all love the classic BBQ items, it is sometimes nice to explore the tastes of something a little more unusual, and game is the perfect meat Continue Reading →

Summer Is Here, and So Are The Food Trends

Flower salad summer food trends

Now that summer is well and truly underway, that means we will have al fresco dining and BBQs galore. We like to do things a little different at Fur Feather & Fin, and we think you might enjoy some of the new summer trends to hit your plates this summer too.

Tuck Into a Delicious Game Pie on a Summer Picnic

home-made game pie for a picnic

Game pies have been a favourite to take on British picnics for many years, and at one point would be elaborately decorated with carefully designed pastry leaf shapes. This recipe is a less ornate version of the traditional pie, but no less tasty, and makes for the perfect accompaniment on a summer picnic.

Recipe: Pheasant and cider casserole

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When pheasant shooting is in season, there can often be an abundance of the bird available for food. Many surplus birds are available from local butchers, oven ready, for just £5! With the tedious task of plucking the bird already taken care of, you can get started cooking up a delicious pheasant and cider casserole straight Continue Reading →

Delicious spring picnic ideas

Have a picnic with some FFF sloe gin

When the weather is just right – not too hot or cold – the best way to enjoy it is with a good old fashioned picnic. Lounging out on a blanket in the park, wearing your Fur Feather & Fin ladies country clothing, with your best picnic set by your side and sharing delicious food Continue Reading →

Alternative birds to cook for Christmas dinner

tuck into dinner with some alternative meat after unwrapping your Christmas gifts

Turkey has long been the traditional meat to have on Christmas Day and other feasts you may have around the holiday season, but it not the only bird to serve for dinner. For shooters, there is plenty of reason to try an alternative bird to turkey, especially if you are having a smaller dinner and Continue Reading →

A showstopper Christmas cake recipe

Christmas cake to take to a Christmas shooting gathering as a gift

For those that are lovers of a classic Christmas cake, we have just the recipe for you. These cakes are best made a few weeks before the big day, so that the cake has time to soak up all the wonderful aromas of the brandy. Unlike most other cakes, this will not dry the texture Continue Reading →

Delicious raised game pie for a Christmas party

delicious game pie for parties and buffets.

A delicious old-fashioned raised game pie is an excellent way to make the most of the game meat and makes for a fantastic pie for Christmas parties and buffets. It may seem a little daunting to make, and you need an extra day for preparing, but once you have your ingredients gathered together and prepared, Continue Reading →