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23
Aug
2016

Top Tips for selling at Food Festivals - Updated blog post.....

by Claire Martinsen on Tue 23rd Aug 2016 01:47

Food Festival time is nearly here …..September is always a busy month of Food Festivals through the country.  I thought it would be useful to update a blogpost from a while back….about sharing  lessons learned from doing food festivals and shows over the past few years!  NB –  they would be just as applicable to […]

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23
Aug
2016

My rather fine Cream Soda with Rhubarb

by Claire Martinsen on Tue 23rd Aug 2016 01:33

Cream Soda joined the Breckland Orchard line up in Spring 2012…..a celebratory year in terms of the Golden Jubilee and the London Olympics, so it seemed a great time to bring out a British classic soft drink. It’s been a firm favourite ever since. Cream Soda’s have a vanilla-y taste traditionally, and I only ever […]

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18
Aug
2016

The Annual Summer Juggle.....

by Claire Martinsen on Thu 18th Aug 2016 01:20

Summer is always crazy at Breckland Orchard……the joy of juggling family with our busiest time of the year.  I’m blessed to have lots of family who help, additional help at Breckland Orchard HQ, lovely children and a patient husband. I think all businesses have a natural flow to them during the year, and summer is […]

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15
Aug
2016

Whoop.....another clutch of Great Taste Awards 2016!

by Claire Martinsen on Mon 15th Aug 2016 01:28

I’ve been floating on cloudy-9 since hearing that my drinks were awarded 2 Great Taste stars by the Guild of Fine Food this year. Great Taste, is the world’s most coveted blind-tasted food awards, which celebrates the very best in food and drink, has announced the Great Taste stars of 2016. Judged by over 500 […]

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10
Aug
2016

Breckland Orchard....growing along with the Mini Martinsens

by Claire Martinsen on Wed 10th Aug 2016 03:16

I stumbled across this photo the other day….I love it this as it brings back so many memories.  It was taken back in February 2009, when I was about 2 weeks from launching my as then *brand new* Breckland Orchard drinks at Feast East, which was a small trade show organised by Tastes of Anglia. […]

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03
Aug
2016

Posh Pop Lighter....our Zero Sugar range.....

by Claire Martinsen on Wed 03rd Aug 2016 01:08

Our Posh Pop Lighter range was launched last year, and has become a bit of  star in our range.  I took 3 of our Posh Pop flavours and replaced the sugar with sweeteners……apart from that they are exactly the same recipe. It means that they are ultra low calorie too….the Elderflower is completely calorie free […]

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