It’s officially nearing the end of PYO season which marks another exciting time of year… Christmas!
Craigies Christmas Shop is now fully stocked and live online for early birds wanting to plan ahead and get perfectly prepped this year. Look no further for the best Scottish Christmas food and drink for 2022!
From everyone’s favourite pigs in blankets to super-green brussels sprouts and tasty free-range turkey, you can rely on Craigies for farm-fresh and locally-sourced produce.
With so many shoppers planning ahead to spread the cost of Christmas this year, we have already stocked our farm shop and online store with lots of fantastic festive food, drink, homewares and toys as well as opening up lots of handy Christmas delivery and click & collect slots.
Christmas orders can be made up until Saturday 10th December for delivery up till 24th December, or you can book for click & collect for a convenient festive shopping experience. For a helping hand with orders, just give us a call 0131 319 1048.
To help customers plan a quality Christmas whilst tightening their belt, Craigies has a range of offers that can be pre-ordered for delivery or collection from now. These include a curated Christmas value meat pack from its award-winning butchery, headed by Steve Mitchell from the Buffalo Farm, along with home grown and locally sourced fresh vegetables which remain at 2021 prices – like parsnips, potatoes, carrots and the essential Brussels sprout.
Quality Christmas Meal Packs
Christmas dinner is made easy with our great value Classic Christmas Pack. Designed to feed 3-4 guests, it has everything you need for a stellar Christmas feast that is easy to cook, carve and enjoy! Containing a 1.5kg boneless turkey breast, bacon, chipolatas, sausage meat stuffing and lashings of turkey & cranberry gravy to ensure no roast potato goes dry.
Try an alternative meat this Christmas with the Buffalo Taster Box from the award-winning Buffalo Farm butchery. Discover the fantastic taste of succulent buffalo plus enjoy all of the health benefits of this lean meat – the pack includes best-selling buffalo steak burgers, plus prime buffalo steaks and more!
The Craigies Veg Box has everything you need for tasty sides and healthy mains – containing only seasonal vegetables, for winter these include leeks, potatoes, onions, carrots, savoy cabbage & cauliflower.
All the Trimmings
Christmas dinner wouldn’t be complete without the trimmings. Homemade by the Craigies team using seasonal, local ingredients, choose from easy, throw-in-the-oven or microwave sides like Rosemary Duck Fat Roast Potatoes, Maple Roasted Root Veg, or Dauphinoise Potatoes – and don’t forget the Pigs in Blankets!
Decadent desserts & drinks
Find a winning festive flavour combo in our Homemade Black Forest Cheesecake, and complete your haul with fresh Homemade Mince Pies, featuring juicy mincemeat encased in a delicious, buttery pastry casing.
We also specialise in showcasing a range of Scottish-made drinks. There’s a tipple for every taste bud, from Peebles Hydro 1881 London Dry Gin and Pickering’s Gin to locally brewed beers from Bellfield Brewery and Scottish ciders galore. For those staying teetotal, a bottle of Summer House Winter Spice will ensure they don’t feel left out!
In the toy shop you’ll find a range of fairtrade and sustainable brands that kids will love. With a focus on quality, if you buy one gift you know it will be a good one – with a range of traditional wooden Orange Tree Toys to delight little farmers, as will realistic Bruder machinery toys, plus a selection of cuddly toys for younger children. For the full toy selection, be sure to visit the toy shop at Little Farmers.
A message from John Sinclair, founder of Craigies Farm
“As always, at Craigies we focus on providing great-quality food and drink that is sourced as locally as possible, cutting down on costs for both the customer and the environment.
“More than ever, this year we know people are placing an emphasis on quality wherever they spend their money. We have an excellent offering for 2022, including our award-winning traditional butchers and Scottish produce.
We’ve seen huge demand already as people plan early, so are warning customers to get their orders in now – especially the all-important turkey!”
Don’t wait until it’s too late – shop our Christmas selection now! Available for collection or delivery to selected EH postcodes.