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C’mon you reds!

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To wish the Potters luck in the Final tomorrow, we are offering special red and white cakes for them in the Tea Room.  We have a vanilla sponge, filled with wicked whipped cream and strawberries or cherry and almond cake.  For those with no sweet tooth, there are Staffs oatcakes a plenty.

So pack up your oatcakes, we are off to Wembley ….. again!  Up the Potters!!!!!!!

Earliest asparagus for years

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Phew!  We are just gathering breath after a very hectic start to the asparagus season.  Not only did it arrive early – the first pick for the shop was on the 6 April! – when it did come, there was no stopping it!  No two seasons are ever the same.  Last year it was late and slow to get going, this year was quite different!  Asparagus thrives when the sun is shining on it, and with the gorgeous weather that we have had, it was growing as fast as we could pick it!  That meant all hands were called on to help, so every member of the family picked and graded… from the very young (8 years of age) to the not so young (won’t disclose ages here!).  It is a fabulous crop and it is so nice to see our asparagus customers again!  People travel from far and wide for our asparagus, who appreciate that it is with us for such a short season: typically May and June.  Come and enjoy the first tastes of summer!

Royal Wedding celebrations

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The sun is out again and the bunting is up!  We are all ready to celebrate the Royal Wedding this week-end by serving our own Great British Sunday Roast, now with an optional Hungersheath asparagus starter, or you may just fancy a typically English cream tea, served with our own Hungersheath home-made strawberry jam!

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Local Farm Shop & Tea Room growing asparagus in Shropshire/Staffordshire.

Opening Times (Summer)

Farm Shop
Mon-Fri 9.30AM - 5.30PM
Saturday 9AM - 5.00PM
Sunday 10AM - 4.00PM
Tea Room
7 days - 9.30AM - 4.00PM

Opening Times (Winter)

Farm Shop
Closed
Tea Room
7 days - 9.30AM - 3.30PM

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