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Salame is singular, while Salami is plural.

A sheep cannot get up from laying on its back.

Flavour Heroes Luncheon 

We have worked extrememly hard to ensure that we source some truly fabulous suppliers for our produce.  

We decided to bring them together for a luncheon in London recently and aksed each one to provide some of theire produce for a course each.  What a feast it was!

We were joined by Norfolk Quail, Creedy Carver, Trenchmore Sussex Wagyu, Hodmedod's, Celtic Pride, Langley Chase and Dingey Dell. Below are some images of the delicious courses served. 

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A pig's squeal can be as loud as 115 decibels, 3 decibels louder than a supersonic airliner.

SPAM gets its name from 'spiced ham'.

For a too-salty ham, partially bake it and drain all the juices. Pour a small bottle of ginger ale over it and let it bake until done.

The Chinese were preserving and salting pork bellies around 1500BC

Pigs do not have sweat glands, hence they roll in mud to keep themselves cool.