Traditional Butchers & Purveyors of Fine Foods
Closed open today (Mon) 8am
Walsham le Willows, Suffolk IP31 3AZ
Telephone 01359 259225

Furred game

“In season.”: In season now or not subject to seasonal restrictions. Usually available fresh now.

Related to furred game:

Which wine with venison?

A powerful wine with masses of flavour. Try South African Shiraz or an Australian red as well as some of the French regional wines.

Shami Gill, Wattisfield Wines. Three doors from us. .

All our furred game is sourced from the wild from the local countryside within a ten miles of our shop.

Furred game is only available fresh within their permitted seasons (dates below). When out of season or otherwise unavailable fresh, usually available frozen.

All furred game is game-hung to mature, has a very strong flavour, and sold oven ready.

Furred game offers exceptionally nutritious and healthy meat. Low in cholesterol, especially fat, and high in protein.

Venison

In season at the moment (season ends 28th February 2018). Usually available fresh now.

Sourced locally (ten miles or less) from the wild.

Dark, close textured meat with very little fat. Excellent rich flavour.

Venison can be used as a substitute in any of your favourite red meat (beef or lamb) recipes. Bear in mind, venison has a much lower fat content.

Cooking: Roast, braise, stew. Steaks, fry or grill.

Wild rabbit

Not subject to seasonal restrictions. Usually available fresh all the year round.

Sourced locally (ten miles or less) from the wild.

Nice gamey flavour. Generally rabbit can be cooked and used in most ways chicken is used.

Wild hare

In season at the moment (season ends 28th February 2018). Usually available fresh now.

Sourced locally (ten miles or less) from the wild.

Dark, lean, and healthy meat. Young animal’s meat is tender. A larger animal, and stronger flavour than rabbit.

Cooking: Can be roasted whole, or as joints, used in casseroles and stews.


Discounts on orders made in advance (for collection)

  • 10% off orders over £100
  • 9% off over £90

  • 5% off orders over £50

Telephone 01359 259225 (we’re currently closed opening hours), or contact us.


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