Saturday, 20 August 2011

Part two : Five more great buys from Southport Flower Show

Here at  Southport Flower Show we are shopping til we drop...


  

Photo credit: chelle from morguefile.com

It's not just flowers and fruit and veg on offer at the show, there are plenty of excellent shopping opportunities with over 200 trade stalls in attendance. Everything from cheeses to gourmet popcorn to eco-friendly beanbags( to sit on while you eat it), in fact there is something for everyone.

Here are five of our 'must buys':

1. Cupcake Chickens

The worlds friendliest cupcake sellers. With a great selection of flavours from Nutella to Vanilla to Rolla Cola (it's the future y'know) and they are all delightful. We tried their amazing ice cream cornet cupcake specials at the show and loved them - gorgeous!
  
MUST BUY: Any of their delicious imaginative cupcakes

2. Gillys

Gillys produce a wide range of handmade condiments. Based in Oxfordshire, all theirl products are wheat, gluten and dairy free, suitable for vegetarians and hand made using traditional methods.

MUST BUY: We especially love their oil free dressings




We will be doing a full review of Gillys oil free dressings in a few weeks with a great competition so keep a watch out.

3. Terracotta Warehouse

Terracotta Warehouse offers for sale wood burning pizza ovens from Italy's premier manufacturer. Their ovens are not just for cooking delicious pizzas. You can also rustle up some divine roast meats, pies, breads and vegetable platters. Yummy

MUST BUY: We especially love this garden pizza oven


4. Primopots

Primo Pots offers an extensive range of pots from around the world specially selected to complement your home and garden. Whether you are a traditionalist or you have a more modern approach, they have something for everyone

MUST BUY: We especially love these glow pots. 


5. Port of Lancaster Smokehouse

At Port of Lancaster Smokehouse they smoke a wide range of items including fish, meat, cheese even nuts. .Established over thirty years ago, the company has retained and maintained the traditional methods of preparing and curing fish and meats of all kinds
MUST BUY: We especially love their smoked garlic