Turkey Gift Guide

Sometimes, finding the right gift can be hard. Whether it’s because people have ‘everything’ or simply can’t find the right thing, this little guide is here to help! It’s not surprise the we love all things turkey here at Morton’s Traditional Taste. Turkeys are the centre piece of all great Christmas dinners so why should […]

Introducing Mr Hugh’s

Mr Hugh’s creates Cold Pressed Extra Virgin rapeseed oil that is grown, harvested and bottled on a family run farm in West-Norfolk. Purchase it here (x) or scroll down to learn more… Cold pressed rapeseed oil is fast becoming a popular cooking aid in many people’s kitchen throughout the UK and Mr Hugh’s is no […]

Win: Christmas Hamper!

How would you like to put your feet up & let the Morton’s Christmas elves take some of the Christmas stress away? Well, luckily for you, we’re running a competition that could do just that! 12 Days of Morton’s Traditional Taste is a Christmas hamper like no other. It features 10 wonderful local suppliers and […]

Thanksgiving: The American Tradition

Here in the U.K. we typically reserve our turkeys for Christmas Day. However, our American cousin’s like to indulge in this very special meat a little bit earlier than we do. We are, of course, talking about Thanksgiving. It is believed to have been a coming together of European Immigrants and Native Americans, giving thanks […]

Guest Blog: Scarlett & Mustard

This year, we’ve discovered Scarlett & Mustard. The only condiment provider you need. We will be working with them across lots of different things this Christmas and we look forward to all that it’s in store. In the meantime, have a read of their blog they’ve written for us! Scarlett & Mustard was founded in […]

The Christmas Tradition with Pines and Needles

Christmas Trees are becoming almost a fashion item now, the most important guest in the home, the centre of all the celebrations and who doesn’t love the smell, look and feel of a REAL Christmas tree. Pines and Needles grow and sell their own Christmas Trees delivered to your door for added festive convenience. Christmas, […]

Top 5 Tastebud Tingling Turkey Sandwiches

Sandwiches are great. They combine some of the yummiest foods into two slices of bread – what’s more to love?! Over in America it’s national sandwich day today so we thought we’d combine two of our great loves – turkeys and sandwiches. Turkey sandwiches are one of the most popular Boxing Day meals because of […]

Planning Ahead For Christmas

It’s hard to believe that it’s that time of year already – just a few weeks ago we were basking in the glorious sunshine and now we’re wrapped up in winter coats and woolly hats! Not that we mind though – this is our favourite time of the year. Who doesn’t love the run up […]

Best of This Years Harvest: Norfolk Edition

Best of the Harvest: Norfolk Edition  When you think of Norfolk, one of the first thoughts has got to be it’s agricultural industry. Farming families have graced these flat fields for generations and have been responsible for some of the highest quality crops and produce. Here at Morton’s Traditional Taste, we are proud of our Norfolk roots […]

Simple But Brilliant Christmas Roast + Top Tips

For many the Christmas Roast turkey is the pinnacle of the festive season. There’s quite some pressure to get everything right, to keep the bird succulent and tasty and for all the trimmings to be just perfect. There are many tried and tested methods, each claiming to offer the ultimate in roast turkey perfection.  Whilst […]

Lemon & herb-basted simple roast turkey

Sometimes the best recipes are the simplest ones. This lemon and herb-blasted roast is a real classic.  Once mastered you can adapt, experimenting with different herbs, over time to suit your particular tastes. Remove the bird from the fridge 1hr before cooking to allow it to come to room temperature. Thoroughly wipe the turkey inside […]

What about all those added extras?

Of all celebrations Christmas is the one we celebrate with the most energy and exuberance. We tend to push our over indulgence levels to the very limits!  But before we get to that point many of us engage in that yearly frantic shop – so much to buy and do and with the clock ticking […]

Win a Luxury Christmas Hamper!

This year we are offering one of our early bird costumers the chance to win a luxurious Christmas hamper full of lots of wonderful Norfolk goodies!  If you place your order with us before the 1st Dec you will automatically be entered into the competition. Inside the hamper one lucky winner will find: A Christmas […]

The Benefits of a Himalayan Salt Chamber

For many years Himalayan salt has been thought to contain positive therapeutic properties, many also claim that it provides a plethora of health benefits. Himalayan salt has a rusty pinkish complexion and has been mined to treat all sorts of bodily conditions, such as insomnia, allergies and depression.  Housed in gently warming lamps, the salt […]

Maple-Roasted Turkey with Sage, Smoked Bacon, and Cornbread Stuffing

Turkey is prepared differently all over the world. In North America, as in the UK, the preparation tends to be a much loved seasonal delicacy with a never ending list of regional variations. Why not try a roast turkey prepared in the North American style?  It’s not as complicated as you might think.  Ingredients such […]

The Norfolk Black Turkey

The Norfolk Black Turkey also known as ‘the black’, ‘the black Spanish’ or the ‘Aztec’ is a well-known, once wild native to South America.  The wild bird was discovered in Mexico, pilfered by Spanish explorers in the 16th Century and brought back to Europe for trade and farming.  It was settled and reared in Spain […]

August Recipe – Grilled Turkey, Brie & Cranberry Sandwich

Sometimes there’s nothing better than a good, hearty sandwich. Good thick slices of bakery (or home baked if you’re feeling fancy) bread, stuffed with cheese, turkey and cranberry and all grilled to a melted mess of perfection. A no frills and no fuss meal that hits the spot every time. Ingredients 2 slices of thick, […]

The Mighty Sandwich and The Great Outdoors!

If you thought the hot weather was well and truly over then you may be mistaken. This September has seen some of highest autumn temperatures ever recorded in the UK. Guernsey for example recently baked in a staggering 30 degrees Celsius, the highest on record. It looks likely that warm winds now drifting across southern […]

Our Norfolk Top 10

Being a Norfolk producer has a long list of pros, but we can’t deny that our favourite part of the whole thing has to be knowing and tasting the goods of other great producers in the area. From beer to pork pies and from chocolate to cheese, Norfolk know how to do food properly. So […]