Black Pudding – The Superfood!

19 January 2016

It’s always had a bit of bad press. People either love it or can’t stand it. We’re talking about Black Pudding and its new status as a superfood! Black Pudding has been hailed as one of the superfoods on 2016. It’s inclusion in a list alongside baked beans, seaweed and avocado oil comes with the…

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Happy New Year

4 January 2016

We wanted to take the opportunity to wish you all the very best for 2016. Happy New Year! Our shops are back open as usual, serving the best pork around to our fantastic customers to beat those January blues. Come visit us in Ripon and Wetherby where our friendly staff members are more than happy to help….

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Last Call For Christmas

21 December 2015

Christmas is fast approaching, you can almost hear the “Ho-Ho-Ho” from the big guy in the red suit & we’re pretty much run off our feet in the shops getting orders ready for our amazing customers. Our shops are open until 1pm on Christmas Eve. If you’ve got an order to collect, don’t forget! Please see…

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Hampers For Christmas

8 December 2015

Christmas is the time for giving and what better gift to give than a delicious hamper, full of wonderful local produce. From pies to pork sausages, condiments to cured meats, not only is it a perfect gift for a loved one this festive season, it’s also the ideal centrepiece for your Christmas, allowing for the…

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Christmas Orders

30 November 2015

The first Sunday in advent has been, Christmas lights are festively flickering. Have you put your tree up yet? We are pleased to announce that we are now taking Christmas orders! Forms are available in both our shops and also to download here. From Ham to Hampers, we’ve got plenty to give your Christmas an extra special…

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Warm Up This Winter

25 November 2015

There’s already been snowfall here in the UK, the Christmas lights in Ripon and Wetherby have been  switched on and everyone is trying to keep the cold at bay. We’ve rounded up a few of our favourite recipes, guaranteed to warm you up. The legendary Hairy Bikers have an incredible all-in-one spicy pork & rice…

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Be Kind

10 November 2015

Nothing, not a conversation, not a handshake or even a hug, establishes friendship so forcefully as eating together. – Jonathan Safran Foer Don’t think of Friday 13th as a day of superstition, negativity and bad luck, Friday 13th November 2015 is World Kindness Day! Why don’t you invite a friend or maybe a bunch of…

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British Sausage Week 2015

27 October 2015

When the second day of November arrives (where has October gone!?) so will British Sausage Week 2015! Take a look at the fantastic Appleton’s Butchers range of sausages which include a variety of flavours like Pork & Chive, Tomato, Pork & Chilli, Pork & Leek, Pork & Black Pudding and Old Style and here’s the good bit, during British Sausage Week…

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The Best Autumn Recipes

12 October 2015

We’re now well into the month of October and wanted to share with you some of the best Autumnal pork recipes for you to try. Take a look at them below and let us know which of them you try by posting a message over on our Facebook wall. Roasted Pork & Autumn Vegetables –…

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Winter Weddings & Hog Roasts

2 October 2015

Are you getting married this winter? If you’re in the midst of wedding planning and have yet to decide on the food for your reception, why not consider a hog roast? Here at Appleton’s Butchers in Ripon and Wetherby we use the finest local rare-breed pigs for our hog roast service. We offer a package…

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