Suma Christmas Brochure
August 4, 2016 – 12:37 pm | No Comment

Our team have been busy hand picking the best Christmas products to bring to you this year. Please browse through our brochure—we can accept your orders from the 1st September, see page 47 on how to order from us.

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Pearl barley: A hidden storecupboard gem
May 2, 2016 – 12:05 pm | No Comment
Pearl barley: A hidden storecupboard gem

When it comes to simple and nutritious British food, you can’t go far wrong with the humble barley grain. It’s a wonderfully versatile cereal grain with a rich nutlike flavour and an appealing chewy, pasta-like consistency.

Pearl barley pudding with coconut and rapberries
May 2, 2016 – 11:54 am | No Comment
Pearl barley pudding with coconut and rapberries

When it comes to pearl barley recipes, pudding may not be the first thing that springs to mind. But simmered with coconut milk, rosewater and berries, this humble grain is transformed into a comforting yet exotic pudding, with a zingy fruit flavour and a creamy texture.

Organic your September!
August 25, 2015 – 1:34 pm | No Comment
Organic your September!

Read the latest on the Soil Association’s campaign for Organic September, and find out how making just one small change can make a big difference.

Hodmedods Visit Suma HQ
April 2, 2014 – 12:20 pm | No Comment
Hodmedods Visit Suma HQ

Hodmedod sources produce from British farms to supply the best ingredients and delicious foods. The team are particularly interested in searching out less well-known foods, like the fava bean – grown in Britain since the …

The Rucksack Project – practical support for the homeless this winter
December 4, 2013 – 11:03 am | No Comment
The Rucksack Project – practical support for the homeless this winter

For many people, winter can be a tough time. But it’s sure to be far worse for those who are forced to sleep rough on the streets for the coldest months of the year. We …

River Cottage select Suma as supplier for their new venture
October 24, 2013 – 1:42 pm | No Comment
River Cottage select Suma as supplier for their new venture

River Cottage is working with Hollins Hall Country Club located in Baildon – near Shipley,
West Yorkshire – to make improvements in its ethical, seasonal and local food procurement.

Book Review: Hot Beds, by Jack First
April 3, 2013 – 2:10 pm | No Comment
Book Review: Hot Beds, by Jack First

Suma Member Nick has recently discovered a new gardening book by renowned horticulturalist Jack First, and shares her impressions.

Sloe woes… and a sloe gin recipe
October 30, 2012 – 1:42 pm | 2 Comments
Sloe woes… and a sloe gin recipe

Managed to find some sloe beries in your local hedgerows this year? Read this article for simple instructions on how to make sloe gin.

The Slow Shopper: Breaking the Chains
August 30, 2012 – 11:48 pm | No Comment
The Slow Shopper: Breaking the Chains

One girl’s attempt to inspire you to shop local… and juice things.

The Slow Shopper goes Self-Sufficient
June 20, 2012 – 9:33 pm | 5 Comments
The Slow Shopper goes Self-Sufficient

Suma’s ethical shopping blogger learns about animal welfare in the dairy industry and gets expert advice on becoming more self-sufficient.