2014 Recruitment
September 23, 2014 – 11:16 am | 11 Comments

We are pleased to announce that we are recruiting new Members for our warehouse teams in our growing workers’ cooperative. If you believe that you have got what it takes to make a positive contribution to our co-operative use the information on this page to submit your application.

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Thyme-Scented Summer Fruit Tart
June 14, 2013 – 11:26 am | 3 Comments
Thyme-Scented Summer Fruit Tart

Make the most of ripe and juicy British berries while they’re in season with this luscious fruit tart. The addition of fresh thyme to the custard adds depth and a subtle earthiness to offset those …

Cocktail ideas from Cawston
May 23, 2013 – 1:56 pm | No Comment
Cocktail ideas from Cawston

At Cawston Press we love coming up with new ways to use our apple juice. It is such a versatile ingredient and can be used in a number of sweet and savoury dishes. It also makes a great, natural sweetener in place of sugar, whilst adding a little of its own delicious, delicate flavour.

Perfect Pasties
May 3, 2013 – 1:52 pm | One Comment
Perfect Pasties

A delicious cheese and onion pasty recipe that is simple enough to make with your children.

Orange and Herb Pasta Salad
May 3, 2013 – 1:44 pm | No Comment
Orange and Herb Pasta Salad

A fresh orange and herb pasta salad, full of colour and healthy vegetables. A great recipe for kids to make as it looks great on a plate and is healthy too!

Vegan Friendly Hot Cross Buns
March 29, 2013 – 11:54 am | No Comment
Vegan Friendly Hot Cross Buns

Using this vegan recipe you can make delicious hot cross buns. Seasonal treats for you to enjoy that are made without using sugar.

Carob Easter Egg Recipe – Vegan
March 29, 2013 – 11:26 am | No Comment
Carob Easter Egg Recipe – Vegan

Using Carob to make easter eggs is not only vegan, but also naturally sweet, and contains no caffeine or theobromine which can be over stimulating to some people.

West African Peanut Stew with Roasted Plantain and Jollof Rice
March 13, 2013 – 10:00 am | No Comment
West African Peanut Stew with Roasted Plantain and Jollof Rice

This exotic dish includes lots of Fairtrade ingredients like our own Fairtrade peanut butter, spices and basmati rice. We cooked this at a special Fairtrade Fortnight event and it went down a treat!

Spicy Bean Patties with Herb Salad and Citrus Salsa
March 13, 2013 – 9:43 am | One Comment
Spicy Bean Patties with Herb Salad and Citrus Salsa

This Fairtrade dish makes a great dinner party starter or a filling lunch. We cooked this dish at our Fairtrade pop-up restaurant in the Suma canteen and it was very well received. It uses simple ingredients like Fairtrade tinned beans combined with some fresh vegetables and herbs for punchy flavour combinations.

Fairtrade Chocolate Brownie
March 7, 2013 – 11:34 am | No Comment
Fairtrade Chocolate Brownie

Watching technique videos on the internet made me vaguely confident of scaling the recipe up a touch and by rummaging through Suma’s 60,000-sq/ft store cupboard it was easy to give my version Fairtrade status. What could possibly go wrong?

Supporting Fairtrade in style – Suma hosts a pop-up veggie restaurant
March 6, 2013 – 2:58 pm | No Comment
Supporting Fairtrade in style – Suma hosts a pop-up veggie restaurant

This Fairtrade Fortnight we decided to push the boat out and host a three-course Fairtrade dinner in our very own Suma canteen.
With the help of a few candles, fairy lights and a bit of mood …