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6 Traditional Lincolnshire Food and Drink

With so much produce homegrown and reared in Lincolnshire, there’s no surprise the county is well known for its food and drink. We have listed some delicious delicacies unique to Lincolnshire— including a sweet treat served with cheese!

​1. Lincolnshire Sausages

Traditionally pork sausages with a distinctive taste of sage, parsley, and thyme with a firm, chunky texture.

6 Traditional Lincolnshire Food and Drink

Available for purchase at Redhill in the Bail, Uncle Henry’s farm shop, and selected Lincolnshire Co-op stores.

​2. Plumbread and Lincolnshire poacher cheese

A cakey loaf containing dried fruit such as; currants, raisins and sultanas (no plums!). Served with a mug of tea and a slice of Lincolnshire poacher cheese.

6 Traditional Lincolnshire Food and Drink

Available for purchase at selected Lincolnshire Co-op stores. Photo courtesy of The Cheese Society.

​3. Haslet

A type of pork loaf also flavoured with sage. ‘Haslet’ comes from the Old French word hastilles meaning ‘entrails’— honestly, it’s a lot tastier than it sounds!

6 Traditional Lincolnshire Food and Drink

Available for purchase at Redhill in the Bail, Uncle Henry’s farm shop, and selected Lincolnshire Co-op stores.

​4. Stuffed chine

A cut of pork taken from between the shoulder blades (the chine), salted for up to ten months, stuffed with parsley, and served cold. Each butcher’s recipe is unique and ingredients are often kept secret.

6 Traditional Lincolnshire Food and Drink

Available for purchase at Uncle Henry’s farm shop, or at selected Lincolnshire Co-op stores. Photo courtesy of Lakings of Louth.

​5. Yellowbelly cheese

The namesake for a Lincolnshire local, Cote Hill Yellowbelly is matured in its yellow wax which retains the moisture developing a luscious, buttery texture and subtle tang.

6 Traditional Lincolnshire Food and Drink

Available to purchase online, at the Cote Hill farm shop, or at selected Lincolnshire Co-op stores.

​6. Local spirits

From Pin Gin to Coffee Rum and Lincoln Gin, Lincolnshire is the perfect place for a tasty tipple!

6 Traditional Lincolnshire Food and Drink

Lincoln Gin, Pin Gin, and Coffee Rum are available for purchase either online or at selected Lincolnshire Co-op stores.

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