Scottish Craft Butchers
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Best beef bangers in Scotland discovered in Rothesay

Best beef bangers in Scotland discovered in Rothesay• Head Doon The Water for best beef link sausages in Scotland
• Rothesay butcher lifts Scottish championship with little known product
• Brothers praise quality over quantity for banger’s success

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Diamond daze for Larbert butcher

Diamond daze for Larbert butcher• Kinnaird Butcher Shop and Deli lifts national industry award
• First national accolade for young business
• Tomahawk treat wows national judges

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Scotland’s Black Pudding Champion retains title

Scotland’s Black Pudding Champion retains title
• Inverclyde butcher retains Black Pudding Championship
• Wemyss Bay hailed as Scotland’s “Home of the country’s best Black Pudding”
• Unprecedented fourth championship win for butcher

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Six Scottish butchers selected for GB squad at Butchery Olympics 2025

Six Scottish butchers selected for GB squad at Butchery Olympics 2025Six butchers from Scotland have been named in the squad that will begin training next month in a bid to represent Great Britain in next year’s World Butchers’ Challenge (WBC) in Paris.

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Five Times World Scotch Pie Champion’s recipe changes hands in butchers’ business deal

Five Times World Scotch Pie Champion’s recipe changes hands in butchers’ business deal• Wemyss Bay butcher secures world-beating recipe as Angus butcher retires
• Production of award-winning products to continue as brand is protected
• Scotland’s favourite recipes brought together in one business

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2024 Black Pudding Scottish Championship

2024 Black Pudding Scottish Championship2024 BLACK PUDDING
SCOTTISH CHAMPIONSHIP
Sponsored by Scobie & Junor

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Scotland’s black pudding butchers spearhead celebration of peasant staple fare to superfood

Scotland’s black pudding butchers spearhead celebration of peasant staple fare to superfood* First ever National Black Pudding Day served up in Scotland
* Scotland`s current Black Pudding Champion calls for same acclaim as haggis
* Search begins for Scotland`s best Black Pudding butchers

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Scottish Meat Industry celebrates top apprentice success!

Scottish Meat Industry celebrates top apprentice success! Marc Ingram from Blair Drummond Smiddy near Stirling has been announced as the Scottish Apprentice of the Year at the annual awards ceremony held in Aberdeen.
Marc completed his SCQF level 5 Modern Apprentice Qualification in April 2023. He worked through his qualification with Craft Skills Scotland who specialise in the delivery of apprenticeships in the Food & Drink sector in Scotland. Marc’s Modern Apprenticeship is funded by Skills Development Scotland.

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2024 Home Cured Bacon Product Evaluation

2024 Home Cured Bacon Product EvaluationHOME CURED BACON
PRODUCT EVALUATION 2024
Sponsored by Scotweigh

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2024 Beef Link Sausage Scottish Championship

2024 Beef Link Sausage Scottish Championship2024 BEEF LINK SAUSAGE
SCOTTISH CHAMPIONSHIP
Sponsored by Dalziel

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The World Butchers` Challenge - Paris 2025

The World Butchers` Challenge - Paris 2025The World Butchers` Challenge is a butchery competition of epic proportions. With butchers from across the globe battling it out for the title of the world`s best, it`s often referred to as the `Olympics of Meat`.
Paris 2025 — World Butchers` Challenge ( worldbutcherschallenge.com)

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UK Sausage Week makes a welcome return in 2024

UK Sausage Week makes a welcome return in 2024UK Sausage Week (UKSW) returns next year taking place over the 28th October – 3rd November period. The annual event was suspended during the Covid pandemic.

As usual butchers, supermarkets, foodservice and manufacturers across the UK are expected to be involved.

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Scottish Craft Butchers

Scottish Craft ButchersThe Points of Difference
Your Natural Choice

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Who are Scottish Craft Butchers

Who are Scottish Craft Butchers"Scottish Craft Butchers" is a consumer facing branding for members of the only Trade organisation that represents the independent retail meat trade in Scotland.

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Burgers should be thoroughly cooked

Burgers should be thoroughly cookedWe do not recommend serving raw burgers

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WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS

WE ARE THE CHAMPIONSA list of all the current Scottish Champions from meat product competitions.

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Preparation of Steak Tartare

Preparation of Steak TartareGuidance - Raw and rare meat dishes

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LIKE US ON FACEBOOK

LIKE US ON FACEBOOKScottish Craft Butcher Facebook page

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