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Butcher on the Board

Butcher on the Board Congratulations to Scottish Meat Training assessor Gordon Wallace who has been appointed to the QMS Board.

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Make it with Haggis Product Evaluation

Make it with Haggis Product Evaluation This haggis products evaluation on 1st November 2018 is sponsored by Dalziel Ltd.. Entries are open now and close on Friday 19th October.

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A Competition to find Scotland`s Best Pork Products

A Competition to find Scotland`s Best Pork Products This pork products evaluation on 1st November 2018 will compliment the QMS pork promotion in January. Entries are open now and close on Friday 19th October.

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2018 Golden Haggis Awards

2018 Golden Haggis Awards The Oban Winter Festival celebrates St Andrew’s Day and as part of the festival they hold the Golden Haggis Award at Oban Distillery and a Clootie Dumpling Competition.

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2018 Speciality Sausage Evaluation

2018 Speciality Sausage Evaluation Sponsored by The Dalesman Group
The Best Speciality Sausage is made by John M Munro in Dingwall

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2018 Traditional Sliced Sausage Championship

2018 Traditional Sliced Sausage Championship Sponsored by McAusland Crawford
Banff Butchers John Stewart has been judged the best Sliced Sausage in Scotland

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Year of the Haggis announced

Year of the Haggis announced Robert Burns World Federation President Ian McIntyre announced 2019 will be a Year of the Haggis

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2018 Butchers Shop of the Year Finalists

2018 Butchers Shop of the Year Finalists Congratulations to all the Scottish Craft Butchers who have made the final of 2018 Butchers Shop of the Year.

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SFMTA Golf Day Winners

SFMTA Golf Day Winners The annual SFMTA Golf Day was held at Dundonald Links

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Judging Day at Forth Valley College

Judging Day at Forth Valley College 2018 Speciality Sausage Evaluation and regional heats of 2018 Sliced Sausage Championship were judged on Friday 17th August.

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Concern over narrowing abattoir provision

Concern over narrowing abattoir provision Joint Letter to Michael Gove Urges Action to Save Small Abattoirs

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Lord Duncan visits Hunters

Lord Duncan visits Hunters Lord Duncan Lends Support to Butchers “Butchers at the Heart of the Community” Initiative

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Promoting Scotch Lamb PGI

Promoting Scotch Lamb PGI First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced £200,000 of new funding to support Quality Meat Scotland’s 2018 Scotch Lamb PGI promotional campaign.

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Line up for Centenary Meeting

Line up for Centenary Meeting The 100th AGM
The Grand Central Hotel, 99 Gordon Street, Glasgow, G1 3SF
Sunday 18th November 2018

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Scottish Butchers Celebrate Federation’s 100th Anniversary

Scottish Butchers Celebrate Federation’s 100th Anniversary Butchers throughout Scotland are today celebrating the centenary of the trade association which supports the growth of their businesses.

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2018 Traditional Sliced Beef Sausage Awards

2018 Traditional Sliced Beef Sausage Awards An evaluation to find Scotland`s best Traditional Sliced Sausage
Sponsored by McAusland Crawford
Entries close Friday 27th July

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2018 Speciality Sausage Evaluation

2018 Speciality Sausage Evaluation A competition to find Scotland`s best Speciality Link Sausages
Sponsored by The Dalesman Group
Entries close Friday 27th July

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Butchers At The Heart Of The Community on video

Butchers At The Heart Of The Community on video 60 Shops have now joined the ‘Butchers at the Heart Of the Community’ initiative supported by Scottish Craft Butchers, Save a Life for Scotland & QMS.

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2020 World Butchers Challenge

2020 World Butchers Challenge Venue announced for the 2020 WBC
World`s Best Butchers set sights on Sacramento

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Braveheart launch for Butchers Project

Braveheart launch for Butchers Project Butchers urged to help ‘Save a Life’ in national fundraising initiative

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2018 Scottish Black Pudding Champion

2018 Scottish Black Pudding Champion Anderson’s Quality Butcher in North Berwick have been judged the makers of Scotland’s finest Black Pudding.

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Butchers at 2018 Highland Show

Butchers at 2018 Highland Show MacBeths, Stewart McClymont and Simon Howie represent butchers at the show

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Climate Change Bill Threatens Disaster for Scottish Livestock Sector.

Climate Change Bill Threatens Disaster for Scottish Livestock Sector. A stark warning that the Scottish Parliament’s Climate Change Bill could prove disastrous for the Scottish livestock sector has come from Jim McLaren, Chairman of Quality Meat Scotland (QMS).

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2018 Scottish Beef Sausage Champion

2018 Scottish Beef Sausage Champion Dalbeattie Sausages are Scotland’s Best

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Edinburgh Butcher Celebrates 60th Anniversary with Four Shilling Mince

Edinburgh Butcher Celebrates 60th Anniversary with Four Shilling Mince An award-winning Edinburgh butchers’ business delighted its customers last week by offering a pound of Scotch Beef mince at 1958 prices, four shillings (20 pence),

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Mystery over

Mystery over Final of Beef Sausage and Black Pudding Championships held

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Butchers Retail Summary – w/e 25th March 2018

Butchers Retail Summary – w/e 25th March 2018 Butchers have been able to attract almost 18% of the population in-store in the last year.

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The British Charcuterie Awards launched for 2018.

The British Charcuterie Awards launched for 2018. The awards will take place within The British Charcuterie Tent and judged on the first day of BBC Countryfile Live 2018, Thursday August 2nd in the grounds of Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire.

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Butchers at the Heart of the Community

Butchers at the Heart of the Community Following a successful project from Hunters of Kinross, Scottish Craft Butchers in partnership with Save a Life for Scotland are asking members to join up and help save lives in their community. With 400 butchers within the network, the impact could be huge.

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Burger success is child`s play

Burger success is child`s play An innovative initiative involving a Perthshire butchers business and a local school has been recognised with a top award in a national competition.

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2018 Scottish Black Pudding Championship

2018 Scottish Black Pudding Championship Sponsored by Dalziel Ltd
Finalists are from North Berwick, Strathaven, Inverness, Largs and Kinross.

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2018 Scottish Beef Sausage Championship

2018 Scottish Beef Sausage Championship Sponsored by Lucas Ingredients
Five Regional Champions named in Culloden, Newtyle, Kilsyth, Dalbeattie and Port Seton.

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2018 Scottish Beefburger Awards

2018 Scottish Beefburger Awards Scottish Craft Butcher Awards sponsored by Lucas Ingredients
Scotland’s best beefburger announced

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2018 Smoked Bacon Awards

2018 Smoked Bacon Awards Scottish Craft Butcher Awards sponsored by TPS Scotland.
Head to North Berwick for the best smoked bacon in Scotland.

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2018 Bacon Unsmoked Awards

2018 Bacon Unsmoked Awards Scottish Craft Butcher Awards sponsored by TPS Scotland.
Scotland’s best unsmoked bacon comes from Dunblane.

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2018 Speciality Burger Awards

2018 Speciality Burger Awards The Scottish Craft Butchers Awards sponsored by Lucas Ingredients
Outback Burger wins Elderslie Butchers a Diamond award

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Beefburger final takes place in Dundee

Beefburger final takes place in Dundee The City of Discovery was chosen to find Scotland’s best beefburger.

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Product Evaluation complete

Product Evaluation complete 320 products, 32 judges, 1 busy day at Stirling Campus of Forth Valley College

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2018 Scottish Black Pudding Championship

2018 Scottish Black Pudding Championship A competition to find Scotland’s Best Black Pudding
Sponsored by Dalziel Ltd.

Entries close Thursday 12th April

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2018 Scottish Beef Sausage Championship

2018 Scottish Beef Sausage Championship A competition to find Scotland`s best beef sausage
Sponsored by Lucas Ingredients

Entries close Thursday 12th April

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Team Ireland pictures from World Butchers Challenge

Team Ireland pictures from World Butchers Challenge Congratulations to Garrett Landers captain and his team for winning the biggest butchers competition ever held.

Link to picture gallery

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Team GB pictures from World Butchers Challenge

Team GB pictures from World Butchers Challenge Link to 36 pictures from Belfast

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Worlds Best Young Butcher Competition

Worlds Best Young Butcher Competition Stirlingshire butcher competes for World title.
Result announced Wednesday evening 21st March

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Worlds Best Apprentice Competition

Worlds Best Apprentice Competition Jedburgh young butcher competes for World title in Belfast

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Pictures from Apprentice Category

Pictures from Apprentice Category Link to pictures 2018 WBC Apprentice Competition

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Scottish Butchers on the World Stage

Scottish Butchers on the World Stage Team GB, World Butchers Challenge: Mark, Stewart and Ryan aim to raise the Titanic with butchery skills

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National Butchers Week 2018

National Butchers Week 2018 Monday 12th to Sunday 18th March

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Winners at 2018 British Pie Awards

Winners at 2018 British Pie Awards Scottish Craft Butchers at Melton Mowbray

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Industry to discuss food safety issues

Industry to discuss food safety issues Scottish Federation of Meat Traders are pleased to be included in talks and agree close collaboration and co-operation between regulators and industry.

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HRH The Princess Royal Opens Nigel`s new Butchery Facility

HRH The Princess Royal Opens Nigel`s new Butchery Facility Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal today officially opened a new, state-of-the-art butchery production premises at McCaskie’s in Wemyss Bay.

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Joint statement: FSA, FSS and UK Meat Industry

Joint statement: FSA, FSS and UK Meat Industry From Food Standards Agency, Food Standards Scotland and representatives of the UK Meat Industry

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Scottish winners at Smithfield

Scottish winners at Smithfield Two Scottish butchers were celebrating after winning Diamond Awards in the UK’s most prestigious competition for craft butchery products – The Smithfield Awards.

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2018 Craft Butcher Chicken Pie Awards

2018 Craft Butcher Chicken Pie Awards Head to Bathgate for the Best Chicken Pie in Scotland for 2018.
Category sponsored by Scotweigh

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2018 Craft Butcher Speciality Pie Awards

2018 Craft Butcher Speciality Pie Awards The best Hand Held Speciality Pies in Scotland for 2018 is made on Kilmacolm.
Category sponsored by Colin Hewitson.

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2018 Craft Butcher Sausage Roll Awards

2018 Craft Butcher Sausage Roll Awards The best Sausage Rolls in Scotland for 2018
Category sponsored by Dalziel Ltd.

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2018 Craft Butcher Hand Held Steak Pie Awards

2018 Craft Butcher Hand Held Steak Pie Awards The best Hand Held Steak Pies in Scotland for 2018 are made in Perth.
Category sponsored by TPS Scotland

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2018 Craft Butcher Bridie Awards

2018 Craft Butcher Bridie Awards The best Bridies in Scotland for 2018 are made in Falkirk.
Category sponsored by Dalziel Ltd

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2018 Craft Butcher Scotch Pie Awards

2018 Craft Butcher Scotch Pie Awards The best Scotch Pies in Scotland for 2018 are made in Edinburgh.
Category sponsored by The Dalesman Group.

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World Scotch Pie Champion 2018

World Scotch Pie Champion 2018 Newtyle butcher picks up the top prize at the World Championship Scotch Pie Awards 2018.

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Butchers at Christmas

Butchers at Christmas A few pictures taken in Angus on 23rd December 2017
Edzell, Brechin, Montrose, Arbroath and Monifieth

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2017 Golden Haggis Awards - the Results

2017 Golden Haggis Awards - the Results The 2017 Golden Haggis Awards were held at Oban Distillery as part of the Oban Winter Festival

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Craft Butchers Training Awards - Winners

Craft Butchers Training Awards - Winners Sponsored by the Scotch Butchers Club, the 2017 awards were presented at Stirling Campus of Forth Valley College on Wednesday 22nd November.

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Mystery solved

Mystery solved No more enquiries need to be made to the Perth office

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Butchers` Crowns of Lamb

Butchers` Crowns of Lamb West Lothian Butcher Crowned as Scotch Lamb Butcher of the Year

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2017 Innovation of the Year

2017 Innovation of the Year Win win situation - saving lives, saving customers and attracting more

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Dream team selected best newbies in UK

Dream team selected best newbies in UK There were hoops of joy in Burntisland Butchers when a call came through from London on Monday afternoon.

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2017 Scottish Butchers Shop of the Year

2017 Scottish Butchers Shop of the Year Bert Fowlie in Strichen, Aberdeenshire was named 2017 Scottish Butchers Shop of the Year at the Butchers Shop of the Year Awards at County Hall, London.

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Butchers Shop of the Year Awards

Butchers Shop of the Year Awards Bert Fowlie in Strichen Aberdeenshire has been named Scottish Butchers Shop of the Year

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2017 Craft Butcher Training Awards

2017 Craft Butcher Training Awards Congratulations to all those nominated for the 2017 Training Awards.

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Scotland’s butchers battle for pastry product plaudits

Scotland’s butchers battle for pastry product plaudits Tasty pastries from all over Scotland came under scrutiny at Perth as one of the country’s largest showcases of butchers’ handcrafted pies, bridies and sausage rolls took centre stage.

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Representing Scotland in Limerick

Representing Scotland in Limerick Two of Scotland`s hottest butchery talents travelled to Limerick to take part in a meat skills demonstration held as part of the city`s Pigtown festival.

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Golden Haggis & Golden Clootie Dumpling Awards

Golden Haggis & Golden Clootie Dumpling Awards Oban Winter Festival celebrates St Andrew’s Day .
Entries now open, forms available here.
New for 2017 is an open Clootie Dumpling Award

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2017 Butchers Shop of the Year Finalists

2017 Butchers Shop of the Year Finalists Six Scottish butchers will travel to London in November

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2017 Traditional Steak Pie Evaluation

2017 Traditional Steak Pie Evaluation The 2017-2018 title for best butchers` steak pie in Scotland goes to Leith butcher

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2017 Craft Butcher Speciality Pie Awards

2017 Craft Butcher Speciality Pie Awards The best Butchers Speciality Pie for 2017 is a Steak and Sausage Pie from Paisley

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2017 Craft Butcher Mince Round Awards

2017 Craft Butcher Mince Round Awards The best Mince Rounds in Scotland for 2017

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A Future in Food

A Future in Food This programme has been a fantastic success in engaging thousands of pupils.

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2018 Scottish Craft Butcher Savoury Products Awards

2018 Scottish Craft Butcher Savoury Products Awards To be judged at Dewars Centre, Perth PH2 0TH
on Wednesday 1st November 2017
Entries close 17th October 2017

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2017 Steak Pie, Speciality Pie and Mince Round Evaluation

2017 Steak Pie, Speciality Pie and Mince Round Evaluation Sponsored by Lucas Ingredients and William Sword Ltd
A competition to find Scotland`s Best Ashette Pies

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2017 SFMTA Golf Day

2017 SFMTA Golf Day 21 members and guests attended the annual golf outing held this year at West Kilbride Golf Club.

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Members at the Royal Highland

Members at the Royal Highland Craft butchers at Scotland`s biggest agricultural show.

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WorldSkills comes to Perth

WorldSkills comes to Perth Scotland Butchery World Skills Heat –
Lovat Hotel, Glasgow Road, Perth PH2 0LT

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Team GB call up for Mark Ramsay

Team GB call up for Mark Ramsay Congratulations to Mark Ramsay of Falleninch Farm Stirling who has made it through to the next stage in the selection of British Beefeaters Team GB

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Skills for Life

Skills for Life Fife butcher wins Scottish title for baby daughter he delivered on bathroom floor

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Dumfries butcher is crowned Chieftain O’ the Puddin’ Race

Dumfries butcher is crowned Chieftain O’ the Puddin’ Race JB Houston in Dumfries enjoyed the media interest in his `coronation` as the new Scottish Haggis Champion

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Devro Handlink Challenge Trophy

Devro Handlink Challenge Trophy Jenna Smith from DR McDonald in Dundee won the Devro Handlink Challenge Trophy at the 2017 Scottish Craft Butchers Trade Fair in Perth.

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Meat Skills Scotland 2017

Meat Skills Scotland 2017 Winners were Jamie Syme and Ryan Briggs

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2017 Scottish Pork Sausage Champion

2017 Scottish Pork Sausage Champion Sponsored by Lucas Ingredients
The 2017 Scottish Pork Sausage Champion is The Buffalo Farm, Kirkcaldy

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2017 Scottish Haggis Champion

2017 Scottish Haggis Champion Competition sponsored by Grampian Oat Products
The 2017 Scottish Haggis Champion is JB Houston, Dumfries

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Craft Butchers Ready to Cook Awards 2017

Craft Butchers Ready to Cook Awards 2017 Stroganoff Onion Bombs won the top prize in the 2017 Craft Butchers Ready to Cook Awards for The Buffalo Farm, Kirkcaldy.

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Craft Butchers Ready Meals Awards 2017

Craft Butchers Ready Meals Awards 2017 The best ready meal of 2017 was the Braised Ox Cheek in Creamy Mash from Mearns T McCaskie in Wemyss Bay

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Craft Butcher Barbecue Awards 2017

Craft Butcher Barbecue Awards 2017 Mexicanese Pork Spare Ribs from Cairngorm Butchers voted Best BBQ Product of 2017

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WorldSkills comes to Scotland

WorldSkills comes to Scotland Scottish Meat Training will host the Scottish heat of Butchery Worldskills UK Competition 2017.

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The Devro Linking Challenge

The Devro Linking Challenge Challenge to link as many sausages in a minute, sponsored by Devro. Can you beat Tim Brown`s 60?

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Craft Butchers Trade Fair

Craft Butchers Trade Fair ‘Best Butcher in Ireland’ and Devro Linking Challenge coming to the Scottish Craft Butchers Trade Fair on Sunday 14th May 2017.
- - Show Directory now added

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2017 Scotland Food and Drink Awards

2017 Scotland Food and Drink Awards Congratulations to winners in @scotfooddrink #sfdea2017!

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2017 Scottish Pork Sausage Championship

2017 Scottish Pork Sausage Championship Sponsored by Lucas Ingredients
To be held on Sunday 14th May 2017 in Dewars Centre, Glover Street, Perth, at the Scottish Craft Butchers Trade Fair

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Meat Skills Scotland 2017 Finalists

Meat Skills Scotland 2017 Finalists The finalists in both the Under 22 and Over 22 categories in Perth on Sunday 14th May have been named.

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2017 Scottish Haggis Championship

2017 Scottish Haggis Championship Sponsored by Grampian Oat Products

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Judging Day 2017 Craft Butcher Awards

Judging Day 2017 Craft Butcher Awards Sponsored by Dalziel Ltd, Scobie & Junor and Lucas Ingredients including the UK`s first BBQ contest of 2017

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Britains Best Boghall Butchers Apple Pie

Britains Best Boghall Butchers Apple Pie The judges in the British Pie Awards this week have confirmed that Boghall Butchers make Britain`s best Apple Pie.

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President leads the way to British Pie Awards

President leads the way to British Pie Awards President Paul fires up for British Pie Awards

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Best Ready Meal Product Evaluation

Best Ready Meal Product Evaluation A competition to find Scotland`s Best Ready Meal Products
One Diamond Award will be presented for the best product.
Gold and Silver Awards to all those worthy of such recognition

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Best Ready to Cook Product

Best Ready to Cook Product A competition to find Scotland`s Best Ready to Cook Products
One Diamond Award will be presented for the best product.
Gold and Silver Awards to all those worthy of such recognition

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Best Barbecue Product Evaluation

Best Barbecue Product Evaluation A Craft Butcher Awards competition to find Scotland`s Best BBQ Products
One Diamond Award will be presented for the best product.
Gold and Silver Awards to all those worthy of such recognition

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Social Media Workshop

Social Media Workshop Social Media Workshop, Riverhouse Restaurant Stirling
21st February 2017 10.00am – 3.00pm

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2017 Craft Butchers Champion White Pudding

2017 Craft Butchers Champion White Pudding Sponsored by Grampian Oat Products
Diamond Award goes to John Brown of AE Brown, Turriff

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2017 Meat Skills Scotland

2017 Meat Skills Scotland Entries are open for the most prestigious skills contest in Scotland
Entries close Wednesday 15th February 2017

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2017 Craft Butchers Honours List

2017 Craft Butchers Honours List A New Years Honours List of pastry products recognising the best in the country.
The Craft Butchers New Years Honours List by business.
Six categories, six Diamond Awards

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2017 Craft Butchers White Pudding

2017 Craft Butchers White Pudding Evaluation sponsored by Grampian Oat Products
Results announced but overall winner will be named on Thursday 12th January

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2017 Craft Butchers Chicken Pie Awards

2017 Craft Butchers Chicken Pie Awards Category sponsored by Scotweigh
New Years Honours List reveals best butchers Chicken Pie is a Chicken and Mealie Pie from Fraserburgh

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2017 Craft Butchers Speciality Steak Pie Awards

2017 Craft Butchers Speciality Steak Pie Awards Category sponsored by TPS Scotland
New Years Honours List reveals best butchers Speciality Steak Pie is a Beef Bourguignon Pie from Arbroath

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2017 Craft Butchers Handheld Steak Pie Awards

2017 Craft Butchers Handheld Steak Pie Awards Category sponsored by TPS Scotland
New Years Honours List reveals best butchers handheld Steak Pie comes from Castle Douglas

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2017 Craft Butchers Sausage Roll Awards

2017 Craft Butchers Sausage Roll Awards Category sponsored by Colin Hewitson
New Years Honours List reveals best butchers Sausage Roll comes from Burntisland

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2017 Craft Butchers Bridie Awards

2017 Craft Butchers Bridie Awards Category sponsored by Dalziel Ltd
The Craft Butchers New Years Honours lists named Murdoch Brothers in Forres as the best butchers bridie in Scotland.

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2017 Craft Butchers Scotch Pie Awards

2017 Craft Butchers Scotch Pie Awards Category sponsored by The Dalesman Group
New Years Honours List reveals best butchers Scotch Pie comes from Kilsyth

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Savoury Pastry Final

Savoury Pastry Final The final of the Craft Butcher Savoury Pastry Awards was judged on Friday 2nd December at Heaven Scent in Milnathort

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White Pudding Final

White Pudding Final Redgarth judges picked a winner in the Scottish Craft Butchers White Pudding Evaluation sponsored by Grampian Oat Products

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2016 Golden Haggis Awards

2016 Golden Haggis Awards Golden Haggis Award winner is Dumfries butcher JB Houston

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New Leader for Scotlands Butchers

New Leader for Scotlands Butchers Bathgate Butcher, Paul Boyle has been elected President of the Scottish Federation of Meat Traders.

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Winners 2016 Craft Butchers Training Awards

Winners 2016 Craft Butchers Training Awards In association with SQA
The winners were announced at the Annual Meeting of SFMTA held at Houston House Hotel, Uphall on Sunday 20th November

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2016 Scottish Craft Butchers Training Awards

2016 Scottish Craft Butchers Training Awards The finalists have been selected and invited to attend the SFMTA AGM at Houston House Hotel on 20th November 2016 for the Awards Ceremony - where the winners will be announced.

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Scottish Butcher Scoops Two Top Industry Awards

Scottish Butcher Scoops Two Top Industry Awards A Glasgow-based butcher’s shop has scooped two top industry accolades at the prestigious Butcher’s Shop of the Year 2016 Awards, run by Meat Trades Journal.

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Butchers Shop of the Year 2016

Butchers Shop of the Year 2016 The 2016 awards were held at the prestigious Banking Hall in the City of London on Monday 7th November.

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Judge Judith at Savoury Pastry Awards

Judge Judith at Savoury Pastry Awards Weather presenter forecasts great things ahead for Scottish butchers

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2016 Golden Haggis Awards

2016 Golden Haggis Awards Oban Winter Festival celebrates St Andrew’s Day with the Golden Haggis Awards.
There will also be a People`s Choice award.
Entries close Friday 11th November 2016

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The 2017 Scottish Craft Butcher Awards for Savoury Products

The 2017 Scottish Craft Butcher Awards for Savoury Products To be judged at Dewars Centre, Perth PH2 0TH on Thursday 3rd November 2016. Fillable Entry Form at foot of story.
Entries close Friday 21/10/16

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Craft Butcher Training Awards

Craft Butcher Training Awards There will be five categories – SVQ Level 2 Modern Apprentice of the Year, SVQ Level 3 Modern Apprentice of the Year, Training Mentor of the Year, Training Partner of the Year and a special “Extra Mile” award to be nominated by employer, mentor or customer.

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2016 Speciality Sausage awards

2016 Speciality Sausage awards Results of the Craft Butcher Awards for Speciality Sausages announced at the SFMTA Regional Meetings in Perth on 05/10/16

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2016 Scottish Sliced Sausage Championship

2016 Scottish Sliced Sausage Championship Sponsored by McAusland Crawford
2016-2017 champion is Allan Learmonth from Jedburgh

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2016 Speciality Sausage Awards

2016 Speciality Sausage Awards Results announced at Laichmoray Hotel, Elgin on Wednesday 5th October 2016

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2016 Speciality Sausage Awards

2016 Speciality Sausage Awards Results of the Craft Butcher Awards for Speciality Sausages announced at the SFMTA Regional Meeting in Stepps on 04/10/16

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2016 Speciality Sausage Results

2016 Speciality Sausage Results Results of the Craft Butcher Awards for Speciality Sausages will be announced at the SFMTA Regional Meetings w/c 03/10/16

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Finalists Butchers Shop of the Year 2016

Finalists Butchers Shop of the Year 2016 Strong contenders for this year`s UK Butchers Shop of the Year

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White Pudding Evaluation

White Pudding Evaluation Craft Butcher Awards to be announced in 2017 will include only our second ever White Pudding evaluation.

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Traditional Sliced Beef Sausage Championship

Traditional Sliced Beef Sausage Championship Sponsored by McAusland Crawford: a competition to find Scotland`s Best Traditional Sliced Beef Sausage

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Boghall Butchers special Scotch Lamb Pie

Boghall Butchers special Scotch Lamb Pie Scottish Butcher’s Shop of the Year winner, Boghall Butchers, created an exclusive Scotch Lamb PGI pie

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Working with NSA

Working with NSA Scottish Craft Butchers were delighted to be allowed a presence on the NSA Stand at this year`s Royal Highland Show.

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Craft Butchers on Show

Craft Butchers on Show John Lawson, Uphall and Robert Watson, Leven provided the theatre on the QMS Stand at the Royal Highland Show

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Lamb goes Giddy Up

Lamb goes Giddy Up Lamb Product of the Year: Lamb Lollipops are setting the world on fire in Wemyss Bay

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2016 SFMTA Golf Day

2016 SFMTA Golf Day Results from the Federation Golf Day at Tulliallan Golf Club

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Scottish Butchers new World Champion

Scottish Butchers new World Champion Steven Cusack from John Davidson Butchers in Inverurie set a new record for the number of sausages linked in a minute.

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Meat Management Industry Awards 2016

Meat Management Industry Awards 2016 SFMTA is pleased to be named as a finalist for top industry award

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Good trade, good trade?

Good trade, good trade? 90 years of the Institute of Auctioneers and Appraisers.

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Gluten free meat products bring butchers tasty success

Gluten free meat products bring butchers tasty success Arbroath butchers D H Robertson won the top prize as best product in the very first evaluation of gluten free meat products with a Pepperoni & Jalapeno Chicken Wrap.

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Scottish Black Pudding Champion crowned

Scottish Black Pudding Champion crowned “The Watsons black pudding was a delicious exemplar of its kind and I think will sit very well on a British and World plate."

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2016-2017 Beef Sausage Champion named

2016-2017 Beef Sausage Champion named A clear winner but everyone worthy of being a finalist. “It had a good balance of flavour that did not overwhelm the good beef."

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Beef Sausage and Black Pudding Final

Beef Sausage and Black Pudding Final The mystery shoppers have struck and the final has been held

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2016 Gluten Free Meat Product Evaluation

2016 Gluten Free Meat Product Evaluation Scottish Craft Butcher Awards sponsored by Scobie & Junor.

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2016 Lamb Product Evaluation

2016 Lamb Product Evaluation All the results from the Scottish Craft Butcher Awards sponsored by Scotweigh. The Diamond winning product recipe and poster will be sent to members in July 2016.

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2016 Scottish Beef Sausage Championship

2016 Scottish Beef Sausage Championship Sponsored by Lucas Ingredients. Regional Champions will be judged in April. Regional Champions go through to the Scottish Grand Final in May 2016.

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2016 Scottish Black Pudding Championship

2016 Scottish Black Pudding Championship Sponsored by Dalziel Ltd. Regional Champions will be judged in April. Regional Champions go through to the Scottish Grand Final in May 2016.

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Five Star Service in Bathgate

Five Star Service in Bathgate Five star service is guaranteed at a Bathgate butchers after five members of staff achieve customer service qualifications.

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Falleninch team to represent Scotland

Falleninch team to represent Scotland Trepidation as English fear challenge from Stirling

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Real meat from real farms

Real meat from real farms Scottish Craft Butchers have been encouraged to name the farmers that they are buying from as supermarket giant introduces a marketing initiative using fictitious farm names.

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Monday at the Mart

Monday at the Mart Federation members accepted the invitation from Harrison & Hetherington Ltd. to attend their Primestock Sale at St Boswells on Monday 14th March.

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Landmark 699th and 700th Meat and Poultry Modern Apprentices

Landmark 699th and 700th Meat and Poultry Modern Apprentices Rumours that craft butcher skills are dying out are far from true.

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Kintore butchers ready for Parliamentary visit

Kintore butchers ready for Parliamentary visit As part of Scottish Modern Apprenticeship Week 2016 Kintore's Scottish Craft Butchers, John Dossett will host a visit from their MSP.

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2016 Scottish Apprenticeship Week

2016 Scottish Apprenticeship Week A nationwide celebration aimed at encouraging more employers to take on Modern Apprentices

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FSS Stakeholder Meeting

FSS Stakeholder Meeting The first ever Food Standards Scotland's (FSS) Stakeholder Forum discussed strategy and strategic plan for 2016 and beyond.

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DIGITAL PUSH FOR 2016

DIGITAL PUSH FOR 2016 Relatively quietly Scottish Craft Butchers has been developed as the consumer facing brand name for The Scottish Federation of Meat Traders.

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Shops at Christmas

Shops at Christmas Craft Butchers continue to be the choice when it really matters

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FREE ONLINE COURSE – ROBERT BURNS

FREE ONLINE COURSE – ROBERT BURNS The Centre for Robert Burns Studies at Glasgow University

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2015 GOLDEN HAGGIS AWARDS

2015 GOLDEN HAGGIS AWARDS Congratulations to Helen & Nigel Ovens from Mearns T McCaskie who lifted the double at the Golden Haggis Awards.

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2015 SFMTA AGM

2015 SFMTA AGM Club Room, Westerwood Hotel, Cumbernauld on Wednesday 25th November 2015 at 11.00am for members, followed by lunch with guests and remainder of business. All members welcome.

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UK YOUNG BUTCHER OF THE YEAR

UK YOUNG BUTCHER OF THE YEAR Lisa Finnigan named UK Young Butcher of Year 2015

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2015 SCOTTISH BUTCHERS SHOP OF THE YEAR

2015 SCOTTISH BUTCHERS SHOP OF THE YEAR Boghall Butchers have lifted the title of Scottish Butchers Shop of the Year at the prestigious meat industry awards held on Thursday in Leeds.

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2015 SAUSAGE FOR SCOTLAND

2015 SAUSAGE FOR SCOTLAND This year's Sausage for Scotland is Beef with Smokey Bacon.

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PROMOTING LAMB IN PERTH

PROMOTING LAMB IN PERTH SFMTA brought together all three Perth butchers to put on a lamb tasting event in their city centre on Saturday 19th September.

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2015 STEAK PIE AND SPECIALITY PIE CHAMPIONS

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2013 SPECIALITY STEAK PIE AWARDS

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2012 Speciality Burger Awards

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2012 Speciality Sausage Awards

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2011 MEAT SKILLS SCOTLAND COMPETITION

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2010 ROYAL HIGHLAND SHOW

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WORLD SCOTCH PIE CLUB JUDGING

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EU STATUS FOR LORNE SAUSAGE

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WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS

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COOKING WITH MEAT DVD

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LIKE US ON FACEBOOK

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