NOW EXPIRED: FREE chicken bundle with your next shop

UPDATE: Sorry everyone, we’re all out of cluck. Keep your eyes peeled for our next giveaway.

No time for from-scratch cooking this week? We’re giving away 500 chicken bundles to add to your next order, each with three easy to prepare products.

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How to spatchcock a chicken: a cut above the breast

When is a chicken a butterfly? When it’s been spatchcocked! (Sorry, that was a fowl joke.) A spatchcocked chicken is simply a whole chicken that’s been flattened out: this allows it to cook more quickly and evenly. Plus, there’s less waste when you serve the cooked chicken in quarters. It only takes five minutes to spatchcock a chicken, and there are only three steps. Read on to learn for yourself… Continue reading

Wine of the Week: Sunday Roast Special

Finding the right wine for a traditional Sunday roast is the question I am often asked. I thought that as we’re having a roasting joints AND wine sale it was the perfect opportunity to go through some wine options for all the different joints of meat you might be roasting next Sunday.

Everyone associates beef with red wine and chicken with white wine – which is fine as a general rule but if you only drink red, or just prefer white with food, there are solutions. I’ve chosen three wines that are fantastic matches for roast beef. Continue reading

Free McCoy’s Ultimate Sizzling BBQ Chicken crisps with your next shop

These 150g sharing-sized crisps are twice-flavoured to make them really intense. They also pack some serious crunch.

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Reviewer Splotsmum says, ‘they’re very tasty… lots of flavour, great texture and crunch’.

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FREE Scratch Michel Roux meal with your next shop

18:10 UPDATE: The limit of 500 has now been reached – this offer is no longer available.

Ready for a taste sensation that takes just 7 minutes from fridge to plate? I thought you might be. I’ve been chatting with our lovely suppliers Scratch, who create tasty meal kits.

The ingredients arrive prepped and ready to cook, in just the right portion size, so all you have to do is heat, eat and enjoy.

They’ve very kindly provided us with 500 of their Vietnamese Caramel Chicken, Ginger & Noodle meals (recipe created by none other than Michel Roux himself) to give away to you guys this week. Follow the instructions below to claim one for your next shop – but do get a wriggle on; it’s first come first served!


Make a meal of this week’s freebie. To claim a free Scratch Michel Roux Vietnamese Caramel Chicken, Ginger & Noodles meal with your next shop, follow the steps below:

1. Place an order for at least £40

2. Add one Scratch Michel Roux Vietnamese Caramel Chicken, Ginger & Noodles meal to your order and enter the voucher code VOU1019143 as you check out (cannot be used with any other voucher).

3. We’ll deduct the cost of the product for the first 500 people to enter this code and check out for deliveries between 31/10/2013 and the last available delivery slot on Sunday 03/11/2013

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Enjoy! Naomi Bullivant, PR and Social Media Executive