UNIVERSITY FARM, BLEDINGTON
Born and bred in Bledington John Stow and his family has been farming at University Farm in Bledington for 5 generations. John has worked on the farm for the past 50 years – as well as being a lifetime regular at our sister pub The King’s Head Inn, Bledington.
University Farm supplies us with the very finest produce including: beef, pork, lamb, poultry, game and eggs. It truly is…from the field to the plate.
We aim to carry on this tradition at The New Inn At Coln St Aldwyns serving much of this wonderful local produce.
Our produce, our locals. Rare breeds indeed. Watch John and lifetime friend and colleague Anthony Boulter discussing their local produce and a few other topics to boot!…HERE..
Upton Smokery is a well established, local family business located near Burford – the gateway to the Cotswolds.
Their traditional process involves salt curing, chilling, slow & cold smoking, then hot smoking to finish using oak, beech and sometimes apple wood. They do not use artificial colourings, flavourings or preservatives in any of our smoked produce – the only ingredients are pure salt, water and natural smoke.
Set up initially on a micro scale, Upton Smokery has grown rapidly due to the quality of the food they produce. They now supply a broad range of oak and beech smoked meat, game and fish.
NEW WAVE SEA FOOD
With a shared commitment to sustainable fishing and preserving the marine environment New Wave Sea Food is an independent, owner-operated business committed with a passion to quality, sourcing and supplying the best, freshest most sustainable fish and shellfish.
Their own network of refrigerated vans delivers daily by 6am guaranteeing the freshest fish and shellfish, straight from the boat to your plate.
TODENHAM MANOR FARM
Based near the Cotswold town of Moreton in Marsh, Todenham Manor Farm specialises in producing top quality outdoor-reared pork and beef.
Dedicated to ethical farming practices, they understand that meat is a precious resource and the animals used should be treated with respect throughout their lives.
Their pasture land is grazed by Aberdeen Angus and South Devon cattle. Their spacious outdoor pig pens are happily occupied by Gloucester Old Spot, Middle White and Saddleback pigs.
ARTHUR DAVID FOOD
Arthur David’s reputation has grown from a determination to be the very best supplier of fresh produce in the South West. Their range includes great tasting, ethically grown seasonal vegetables throughout the seasons as well as an extensive range of fresh fruit, salads and herbs.
The buyers rise early, meeting and talking to suppliers to source and purchase the finest produce available from local growers to those across the United Kingdom who share their passion about fresh, great tasting food.
Martin’s Meats was established in 2003 by husband and wife team, Martin and Emma Gilder. Based in the heart of the Cotswolds, Martin’s Meats is the home of longhorn beef. Martin’s passion for truly great, high quality rare beef sees them produce, age and cut the finest longhorn and traditional breeds of beef.
They use traditional methods of ageing the meat, combined with new modern ideas such as their unique Himalayan Salt Chamber which enhances the flavour and tenderness of the meat.
Additionally Martin’s Meats also supply Gloucester Old Spot and Middle White pork, Cotswold Reared lamb and Free Range poultry and game.
Established in 2002 Windrush Cheeses are soft goat cheeses made by Renee and Richard Loveridge at their award winning goat dairy and farm in Windrush, near Burford. The milk comes from British Saanen and Toggenberg goats that are fed mainly on haylage and a concentrate.
Their fresh cheeses are made in pure, unflavoured variety; Dainty Herb flavoured with fresh herbs, a peppercorn-coated variety and a garlic and crack pepper cheese.
THE OXFORD WINE COMPANY
Established some 20 years ago The Oxford Wine Company is a local, independent, family-owned wine supplier with an outstanding range of some 900 carefully selected wines in their portfolio. The wines are exclusive to The Oxford Wine Company in our location and won’t be found in supermarkets or on the high street.
Recently named Independent Regional Wine Merchant of the Year (IWC), Best Wholesaler – Harpers Top Merchant Award, Runner Up in the National Independent Merchant of The Year competition, they have gained a high profile in the wine press..
HOOK NORTON BREWERY
Hook Norton Brewery remains one of 32 independent family-run breweries in the UK. A Victorian tower brewery it can trace it’s origins back to 1849, when it was founded by John Harris.
Sitting in its beautiful, Cotswold Hills landscape, Hook Norton Brewery is a proudly independent and passionate family business that takes the very best of its handcrafted brewing heritage and combines it with a thoroughly modern approach, to create a range of real ales for today’s drinkers to enjoy.
COTSWOLD BREWING COMPANY
Cotswold Brewing Company was established in 2005 by Richard and Emma Keene with the specific aim of brewing and supplying fine quality lager and beers to the regional market. The brewery is at Bourton-on-the-Water and produces exceptional Lager with no additives or preservatives, just Malt, Barley, Hops and Cotswold water .