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21
Jun
2016

Where we're NOT stocked........

by Claire Martinsen on Tue 21st Jun 2016 03:43

You’ll find my drinks in cafes, delis, farm shops, restaurants and hotels…………they’re not available in supermarkets. We’ve been asked to supply many of the supermarket chains, but have always politely declined…..its just an active decision that we’ve taken to focus on outlets that share our love of fantastic food and drink. And I know that […]

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16
Jun
2016

Strawberry & Rhubarb Posh Pop

by Claire Martinsen on Thu 16th Jun 2016 03:12

Strawberry & Rhubarb has been in the Breckland Orchard range since March 2010.  Its a combination that I often use in desserts and jams…..its a lovely mix of sweet and tartness.  For me it always evokes the sense of summer……it could be the worst of days weather wise yet just one sip will cheer up […]

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14
Jun
2016

Why I love being a family owned business

by Claire Martinsen on Tue 14th Jun 2016 03:35

I love both the freedom and the accountability that being a family owned business brings.  My first job was with a Plc, and I then moved to work for Mars, which is still family owned [by the Mars family of course!].  Its a fantastic business with strong values at its heart. And now I have […]

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09
Jun
2016

Cloudy Lemonade....the reason why I started my own soft drinks company!

by Claire Martinsen on Thu 09th Jun 2016 03:03

Cloudy Lemonade Posh Pop is the whole reason I started Breckland Orchard…….memories of drinking fabulous lemonade when I was a child had always been foremost in my mind.  And when I had my own children, the copious amounts of clear, gloopy and bland Lemonade seemed a bad compromise to what I was used to. I […]

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07
Jun
2016

June is Elderflower time.......

by Claire Martinsen on Tue 07th Jun 2016 08:05

June always sees the hedgerows bedecked with Elderflower………they have the most delicious floral aroma to them, and for me it always heralds the start of summer in Britain. The picture above is of my daughter Little Miss Breckland and like me she’s a massive Elderflower fan.  I love the light and refreshing taste of Elderflower….its […]

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