Blog

  • Permalink David Brass - Credit Phil Formby Woodland Trust  Gallery

    New research with Woodland Trust shows trees are havens for wildlife

New research with Woodland Trust shows trees are havens for wildlife

Here at The Lakes Free Range Egg Company, we’re proud to be involved in new research for the Woodland Trust that shows trees do provide benefits for biodiversity.

It’s official. Trees planted on our poultry farms in Cumbria are providing […]

November 4th, 2020|News|Comments Off on New research with Woodland Trust shows trees are havens for wildlife|

McDonald’s puts The Lakes on the free range map

McDonald’s has launched a UK wide campaign championing farmers as their most essential ingredient – with The Lakes Free Range Egg Company highlighted as their longest standing UK supplier of free-range eggs.

The campaign was launched at the start of […]

October 27th, 2020|News|Comments Off on McDonald’s puts The Lakes on the free range map|
  • Organic September - Evas sells Lakes Organic eggs
    Permalink Gallery

    Organic September -recipe for success for Cumbrian companies

Organic September -recipe for success for Cumbrian companies

#OrganicSeptember – a recipe for success. September is officially Organic month – and for two food companies in Cumbria it is time to celebrate their organic collaboration.

The Lakes Free Range Egg Company (The Lakes) has been supplying food delivery service […]

September 1st, 2020|News|Comments Off on Organic September -recipe for success for Cumbrian companies|

Colin the Caterpillar Cupcakes

 

Colin's Cupcakes

Happy 30th Birthday M&S Colin the Caterpillar cake. Who would have believed that a caterpillar cake would turn 30 and star on ITV This Morning? Chocolate Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream and Caterpillar inspired decoration were prepared by Juliet […]

August 28th, 2020|Recipes|Comments Off on Colin the Caterpillar Cupcakes|

Baked Alaska

 

Baked Alaska

A simple chocolate cake topped with your choice of ice cream – which is then smothered with soft meringue and lashings of chocolate sauce. Surely this 70s classic is due a revival?Equipment and preparation: you will need a […]

July 9th, 2020|Recipes|Comments Off on Baked Alaska|

Lifestyle, diet and health changes in lockdown

Results from numerous lifestyle and diet surveys in lockdown point to key trends around how we are consuming food, how we shop and how we live. Our physical and mental health have become a key focus and more importance […]

June 30th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Lifestyle, diet and health changes in lockdown|

Scotch Egg

 

Jamies Scotch Eggs

How do you like your Scotch Eggs? Hard boiled or a little runny inside? Jamie prefers his a little runny in the middle – but if you want a harder yolk, leave the eggs in to boil […]

June 22nd, 2020|Recipes|Comments Off on Scotch Egg|

British Baking – Top recipes searched in lockdown

Banana bread tops the list on most searched for recipes during coronavirus lockdown

Brits love baking Banana Bread best. According to research,  Banana Bread beats the Best Ever Brownies as the most searched recipe during the coronavirus lockdown, as more […]

May 27th, 2020|News|Comments Off on British Baking – Top recipes searched in lockdown|

Chocolate Brownies

 

Best Chocolate Brownies

This recipe featured in the top ten searches for something to bake during the Covid-19 lockdown. It is a foolproof brownie recipe for a really squidgy chocolate bake and has milk and white chocolate pieces. Hard to […]

May 26th, 2020|Recipes|Comments Off on Chocolate Brownies|

BBQ Eggs

 

BBQ Egg

There’s a slight smokiness to eggs when you cook them on a BBQ – and they make a great accompaniment to a summer BBQ salad. 

1 Egg

Place on BBQ grill and cook with a lid on (preferably)Cook for 10 […]

May 25th, 2020|Recipes|Comments Off on BBQ Eggs|