Food From Trusted Friends

Seasoned Pioneers can thoroughly recommend these trusted friends for more fantastic foods

The Gift of Oil

the gift of oil

The gift of oil offers some of the very best olive oil, balsamic vinegar, pasta and olives available absolutely anywhere today.
The company only works with small family producers. They visit them regularly and work very hard with them to ensure they continue to offer only the very finest product.
The families are now much more than mere suppliers, they have become true and much valued friends.
The gift of oil prides itself on selling only olive oils that are sensational, balsamics that are stunning and pastas that are simply perfect! 

Inverawe Smokehouse


Inverawe Smokehouse produces the very best of Smoked Scottish Salmon. They have a truly wonderful array of gourmet smoked Scottish fish and game to offer. The Smokehouse uses an age-old, traditional way of smoking which allows the fish or meat to gently take up the gorgeous smokey aroma in its own unhurried time, giving the most delicious full-bodied oak-smoked flavour that is so distinctive of Inverawe. Situated on the West Coast of Scotland, 80 miles north of Glasgow, Inverawe offers a ‘true taste of the Highlands’ worldwide.

The Truckle Cheese Company

the truckle cheese company

The Truckle Cheese Company is a family run business that provides quality farmhouse cheese truckles of the very highest standard. They have superb Cheddar, Shropshire Blue, Blue Stilton, Wensleydale and Goats cheeses. They also have some quite delicious chutneys such as Onion Marmalade, London Ale and Pear and Vanilla Pod to complement the cheeses wonderfully well.