Category Archives: Recipes

Festive Bakes to Cook Up This Christmas

Yule log cake to make at Christmas

It’s not just the exchanging of the country Christmas gifts to look forward this festive holiday, but also the delicious food to indulge in! We have already cooked up a list of alternative Christmas dinner ideas to try out on the day, but if you need some ideas for sweet treats, look no further!

Alternative Christmas Dinner Ideas

A Christmas dinner table

As we edge ever nearer to Christmas Day, our thoughts are turning to the foodie delights that the festive season brings. One of the highlights of winter is certainly the indulgence of Christmas dinner (with all the trimmings!) However, if you’re seeking an alternative idea for your centrepiece rather than a traditional turkey, we’ve got Continue Reading →

Partridge, Pear and Venison Terrine Recipe

Partridge, venison and pear terrine with chutney

At Fur Feather & Fin, we love a dish that makes game meat taste extra special. Shooting season is underway, and that means lots of great meals heading our way! What’s more, we love finding new recipes to try out, and this one has caught our eye – for obvious reasons!

Alternative Recipes For Game

Sloe gin and game sausage roll

As shooting season is fully underway, that means plenty of delicious roasts and stews for cooking up the birds shot on a drive. But if you want to try something a little different, we have a couple of recipe ideas that are easy and fun to make, and will surely delight everyone who tries the Continue Reading →

Homemade Gin Recipe for Sloe Season

Sloe gin, made using a homemade recipe

The sloe season usually begins in October; however, with particularly wet weather (such as we’ve had recently) the berries can be ripe enough to harvest as early as September. This is great news for gin lovers, as you can get a head start on making your own gin this season. Our guide is here to Continue Reading →

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.