You needn’t look far to find world class products on the Suffolk food scene - here’s our favourites
If you have enjoyed Sole Bay Fish Co on the harbour this is their new town based outpost.
Takeaway open 11.45- 8pm
Wet fish available daily
2 East St IP18 6EH
The owners of the multiaward winning Green Jack Brewery boast the quirky title of being the UK’s most Easterly brewers. From small beginnings, they now produce a wide range of ales full of hoppy character. Their Orange Wheat Beer is a noteworthy regional favourite, with well-balanced citrus and marmalade flavours at a delightfully drinkable 4.2%. Green Jack Ales are all made with locally malted wheat and barley in the heart of historic Lowestoft.
Look out for this delicious, traditional scotch egg in Co-operativeb ranches all over Suffolk. Made by a Woodbridge-based father and son team who are restoring the posh snack to its former glory. You’ll find it in their Deli to Go range, freshly delivered on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Also stocked by Harrods, Selfridges, Fortnum & Mason and Harvey Nichols in London.
A creamy white cheese made in the Waveney Valley, this cheese is handmade on a fenland farm by farmer Jonny, using milk from his own Montbeliarde herd. The UK’s only traditional raw milk Brie-de-Meaux style cheese, it’s made in the morning, when the milk is at the perfect temperature.
There is no creamier way to satisfy your sweet tooth than with this mouth-watering gelato from Bury St Edmunds. All their ice creams are made with fresh double cream and without any artificial colours, flavours or genetically modified ingredients. It’s so palatable that it has brought home prizes from Royal dairy shows. Available at Friday Street Farm, Suffolk Theatres and National Trust properties
A husband and wife team are behind this award-winning range of artisan pies and sausage rolls based in Halesworth. They are so passionate about ensuring their meat is fully traceable that they do the deerstalking themselves! All venison used in their products is species specific, so you’ll be able to tell your Muntjac from your Fallow.
This 100% natural selection of salted citrus products is a quick, easy way to diversify your dinners without having to resort to ready meals. The Salted Lemon preserve adds a zing to your favourite recipes while being completely free of preservatives. All products are available to buy from Aggie herself at Lavenham Farmers Market on the last Sunday of the month from 10am - 1.30pm.
This range of grown-up but alcohol free cordials are made using 100% pressed juice with no artificial additives or preservatives. The flavours are inventive and refreshing, such as Blackcurrant and Basil or Rhubarb and Lavender. It is gluten free, vegan and tastes delicious splashed over ice and water or a glass of your favourite bubbly. A quintessential summer favourite.
Woodbridge Deli is home to the “World Famous Pie”, baked daily on the premises - Pork, Pork and Stilton or Chicken and Ham, with Free Range Pork & Chicken. (No MRM or Preservatives are used)