Christmas Prize Draw: the results are in!

We are delighted to announce that the winners of our 2015 Christmas Prize Draw are: 1st Prize £30 gift voucher: Kay Jackson 2nd Prize £10 gift voucher: Tom Acton 3rd Prize £10 gift voucher: Christine Davis Congratulations to you all! Thank you to everyone...

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Christmas at Holtwhites Bakery

It's starting to smell a lot like Christmas at Holtwhites Bakery. We have been steaming puddings, baking mincemeat and feeding our award-winning Christmas cakes with a special brandy and citrus cocktail since October. Our shop is bursting at the seams...

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Tiptree World Bread Awards 2015

We were delighted to receive a number of gold, silver and bronze awards for our breads in the 2015 World Bread Awards! Our Italian breads did particularly well in this year's awards, with Golds awarded to both our Ciabatta...

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Forty Hall Apple Fair, Sunday 4th October

Come and visit our bread stall at Forty Hall's Apple Fair on Sunday 4th October 2015. For more details click here

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Summer escape to Barcelona

Our annual summer shutdown gives us a chance to unwind and, to a certain extent, try not to think about work. However, we are in this business because we love food, and most days are structured around visits to bars,...

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Holtwhites Bakery closed from 2nd to 16th August

Holtwhites Bakery will be closed for two weeks from Sunday 2nd August until Sunday 16th August so that the team can take a well‐deserved break. Baking real bread is an all‐consuming 24/7 operation, so we are all very much looking forward...

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Pasteis de Nata

We’re very excited about our latest new product, Portugese custard tarts or “Pasteis de Nata”. Baked by Paulo, one of our two newly appointed Portuguese bakers, they are the best we’ve ever tasted. “Pasteis de Nata” are heavenly bites of...

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