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Hello April! We’re enjoying the longer days and looking forward to more sunshine (not showers) in April!

Our farm shop is full of beautiful Easter eggs, decorations, gifts and hampers to celebrate this time of year. We have everything you need to host your own Easter Egg Hunt and to decorate your home for Easter celebrations.

As always we have a new range of offers chosen especially for you to enjoy this month.

Our wonderful April Promotions are:

  • 10% off Sausage of the Month – Argy Bargy
  • 10% off Cheese of the Month – Cotehill Blue
  • 10% off Wine of the Month – Corney & Barrow La Brouette White
  • Atkins & Potts Condiments – 2 Jars for £5 Choose from Hollandaise or Horseradish
  • 20% off Garafolo Pasta
  • Cottage Delight – 2 Jars for £5.50, introducing our brand new Lemon Curd with Gin and Marmalade with Gin! These make perfect gifts for gin lovers, indulge at Breakfast time on hot buttered toast, croissants and fresh brioche.

So what is happening this month?

Cobweb Run

Uncle Henry's is delighted to host the Veteran Car Club North East Section this Saturday 1st April for their Cobweb Run! The Veteran Car Club consists of vehicles built up-to and including December 1904 and they will be meeting at Uncle Henry's this Saturday around 9.30am before setting off on a 60 mile drive and returning around 3pm. This is a fantastic opportunity to come and see the cars on display at Uncle Henry's!

Family Friendly Fun

Countryside Lincs is on 9th April this year, why not visit the Lincolnshire Showground for a fun packed family day out about food, farming and the countryside this Easter holidays. Uncle Henry's will be attending in the Food Hall and Nicky Greenwood, head gardener will be providing a free seed planting activity for children throughout the event. Uncle Henry’s is a ticket outlet this year so you can buy tickets next time you visit!

Easter Weekend

We are hosting a Glorious Gin Weekend from Friday 14th April to Monday 17th April! Our wonderful suppliers are bringing their delicious products to sample 11am-3pm!

We have:

Friday – Edinburgh Gin Company, McCallum’s Liqueurs, The Sweet Potato Spirit Company and Pinkster Gin
Saturday – Black Shuck Gin, Two Birds Gin, Cocktail Pickers Club and NEW – Pin Gin, produced in Lincolnshire!
Sunday – Two Birds Gin, Mason’s Gin, Fentimans Gin
Monday – Raisthorpe Manor Gin

Evening Opening

Our Cafe Themed Evening for April is Ribs Night! Our menu showcases our delicious home-reared pork, with our meaty pork ribs and pulled pork burgers! Tables may be booked from 6:30pm onwards, please enquire at the cafe or call 01652 640308 to book a table. The menu is available to view on our website www.unclehenrys.co.uk/news-and-events/ribs-night/  

Farm Shop & Deli Awards

Back for the fourth year by popular demand, the awards recognise the best in class in the specialist independent retail market. They celebrate the very best standards, levels of service, product innovation and community involvement in the sector.

Category awards are up for grabs across 12 different specialisms including Farm Shop of the Year – Small Retailer and Uncle Henry’s from Grayingham is one of the finalists in the running.

The regional winners, who represent the very best retailers that stand out among their local competition from across nine UK regions, will be selected from the category finalists and announced live at the awards ceremony on Monday 24th April as well as the coveted Farm Shop & Deli Retailer of the Year.

 

We look forward to seeing you all soon!

Love Uncle Henry’s x