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  • Stress awareness month

    We asked Consultant Clinical Aromatherapist to Summerdown, Shelley Baker, for some wise words on how to look after ourselves. Shelley says “It’s fair to say life has become stressful over the past two years and when we are stressed our body goes into the so-called “fight or flight” or response. When we lived in caves …

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  • Are you getting enough sleep?

    Friday 19th March marks World Sleep Day and after such a tumultuous year, we need sleep more than ever. We caught up with Clinical Aromatherapist Shelley Baker who shares our passion for essential oils and believes that sleep and relaxation are key to wellbeing. “Sleep is essential to let the mind and body repair each …

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  • Minty interiors to refresh your home for Spring

    As the weather turns warmer, the bulbs come out and the sun shines for longer, we start to get a spring in our step and seek to shed winter from our homes, have a good old spring clean and refresh our homes for the new season. One way to do this is to bring the [...] More  →
  • Summerdown now a certified B Corp

      We’re so very proud to announce that Summerdown is now a certified B Corporation (B Corp), joining a global community of businesses measuring our social and environmental impact. Certifying as a B Corp (only one of two UK farms to do so) is confirmation of what we’ve always worked hard to achieve on the farm –putting people and planet before profit.

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  • Runner up in ‘Best Brands’ farm shop & deli survey

      For the eleventh year, Fine Food Digest magazine has surveyed independent retailers to uncover what the best-selling products are in the speciality food sector. We’re thrilled to have been crowned runner up in the ‘chocolate and confectionery’ category in this recent Best Brands survey. Farm shops, delis and food halls up and down the …

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  • Where to find us in Christmas hampers

    It’s beginning to look lot like Christmas, and that means it is the season of the wonderful Christmas hamper. Below is a selection of just some of the delicious hampers you’ll find Summerdown in this Christmas, all available for nationwide delivery. The Hampshire Hamper, £69.99 from Newlyns farm shop Chalkstream hampers, from £60 The Hungry …

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  • WIN a Christmas entertaining bundle

        To help you celebrate with family and friends, we’ve teamed up with fellow Hampshire foodies and winemakers, the Hampshire Cheese Company and Coates and Seely to give one lucky winner a fantastic Christmas entertaining prize.   This prize draw is now closed.    

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  • Tea wins Great British Food award

      We’ve won a Great British Food Award for our Peppermint tea. Great British Food magazine editor Dani Redd gave the following review “The best mint tea I have tried to date! It’s very refreshing and has a strong peppermint flavour which only intensifies the more you drink. The tea bags are also great quality, …

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  • As seen in the Observer magazine

      Did you spot us in last weekend’s Observer magazine? A lovely piece waxing lyrical about our new chocolate bars, we’re over the moon they’re proving so popular.  

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  • Our thins win Great Taste Award

      We’re delighted to announce that our Dark chocolate peppermint thins have won a 2021 Great Taste award. The judges praised the ‘perfectly fine chocolate, poured thin and with an excellent shine and snap’ along with the ‘bright and fresh’ peppermint. Have you tried them yet?

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  • New chocolate bars just landed

    The wait is over. Our three brand new peppermint chocolate bars have just landed and are available to order online now. We’ve paired our prized, award-winning Black Mitcham peppermint with the finest single origin Colombian cocoa to create these three 100g bars. Available in Peppermint dark chocolate, Peppermint milk chocolate and Peppermint dark chocolate crisp …

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  • Shortlisted for Great British Food Award

      News just in. We’ve been shortlisted for not just one, but three Great British Food Awards. The Great British Food Awards were launched in 2014 to celebrate the very best artisanal produce in the food and drink industry with a judging panel comprising some of the most acclaimed chefs, food critics and influencers in …

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