The Lakes visits top Chefs to put eggs on menu

The Lakes Free Range Egg Company is producing eggs for Cumbria’s finest chefs at new food and drink show

A Cumbrian egg producer and packer is promoting eggs to top chefs in Cumbria. The Lakes Free Range Egg Co. (The […]

September 4th, 2019|News|Comments Off on The Lakes visits top Chefs to put eggs on menu|

Sponsoring 1st Rheged Food and Drink Show

The Lakes is proud to be sponsoring the first Rheged Food & Drink Show 14th & 15th September

We’re delighted to be the sponsor of the first Rheged Food & Drink Show which is being held just across the […]

September 2nd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Sponsoring 1st Rheged Food and Drink Show|

Hedgehog Cake


Hedgehog Cake

“A celebration cake for the start of the #GBBO season. It has a touch of woodland style – fully equipped with edible spikes – there’s nothing flaky about this Hedgehog.”

150 g unsalted butter (plus extra for greasing)150 g […]

August 29th, 2019|Recipes|Comments Off on Hedgehog Cake|

Blueberry Cheesecake


Blueberry Cheesecake

“A rich, creamy cheesecake cut by a sharper fruit topping. Luxurious.” And it’s a really Royal desert. We spotted this recipe in Hello Magazine which featured a new recipe book created by the mastermind behind the Duke and […]

August 21st, 2019|Recipes|Comments Off on Blueberry Cheesecake|

Eggs – made smarter

The Lakes Free Range Egg Company – a Cumbrian egg producer and packer, is one of the manufacturing firms in Cumbria that has signed up to ‘Made Smarter’ – a business-led programme which aims to use digital technology to […]

August 21st, 2019|News|Comments Off on Eggs – made smarter|

Eggs blast off for science day

A record number of egg astronauts blasted off from Ullswater Community College (UCC) in Penrith this month – thanks to the careful preparation of parachutes and space capsules by primary school pupils from across Eden. The activity was part of […]

July 9th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Eggs blast off for science day|

Mmm Meringues



Meringues are the base of many desserts including Eton Mess. But you can’t beat a simple meringue with some whipped cream and a strawberry (or any soft fruit in season). Enjoy

4 free-range egg whitespinch salt225 g/8oz caster sugar4 tsp […]

June 26th, 2019|Recipes|Comments Off on Mmm Meringues|

Asparagus & Eggs


Asparagus & Eggs

The simplest of seasonal dishes – easy to prepare and very and tasty. Asparagus and eggs go well with spinach, prosciutto ham and cheeses like parmesan and goats cheese

Ingredients2 large slices of good sourdough breadextra virgin olive […]

May 1st, 2019|Recipes|Comments Off on Asparagus & Eggs|

Easter Traditions – the Simnel Cake, baked with love

What is so traditional about Simnel Cake

In the run-up to Easter, avid bakers will be preparing a traditional Easter Simnel Cake. But why is it a traditionally seasonal bake and why are there 11 marzipan balls on the top?

A Simnel […]

April 17th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Easter Traditions – the Simnel Cake, baked with love|

Protein Pancakes


Banana Protein Pancakes

This is an American recipe which has plenty of protein and NO GRAINS – yes, no flour at all. Try making them with bananas or even oatmeal… – two options for the price of one!

Ingredients:1 cup rolled […]

February 27th, 2019|Recipes|Comments Off on Protein Pancakes|