Christmas Winter Dairy near Whitwell, Rutland Local Food Shops and Producers

There are 10 Christmas Winter Dairy listings around Whitwell, Rutland on BigBarn.

Dairy mean free range eggs, cheese, milk, butter, cream, yoghurt, ice cream and sometimes even raw milk. Thousands of dairies have closed down over the last 30 years as ‘Cheap food’ policy and supermarket ‘loss leaders’ have forced down the price of milk to farmers. Those milk producers that have survived have usually got really big and use specially bred cows to reduce cost and increase production often at the cost of animal welfare. Other dairies have diversified and added value to their milk like making cheese. Did you know that we now have more varieties of cheese than the French?

Other dairies produce ice cream, yoghurt or sell their milk raw (unpasteurised, un-homogenised) to local people using a vending machine. These farmers have gone back to traditional breeds of cow that live longer, produce less milk but of a better quality. Selling direct can mean getting £1.50/litre instead of 25p market price.

If your local Dairy, or egg producer is not on our map please email their details to [email protected] and we will add you to our monthly prize draw.

  • Collyweston Community Shop

    We stock a good selection of household necessities alongside delicious artisan produce We’re passionate about good food and about supporting sma...

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Dairy
    • Grocery
    • Meat
    • Preserves
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  • The Pickled Shop

    We are The Pickled Village, an internationally inspired, Award winning British-made range of quirkily named chutneys, preserves, marmalades and all bu...

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Beverage
    • Dairy
    • Grocery
    • Preserves
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  • W H Munton & Son

    We are a small, family-run butchers shop in the village of Manthorpe near Bourne, seling a range of traditionally prepared, home grown and locally sou...

    • Dairy
    • Farm Shop
    • Grocery
    • Meat
    • Preserves
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  • Vine Farm Dairy

    We sell the freshest pasteurised milk directly from our milk vending machine at our dairy farm near Melton Mowbray. Produced by happy, free-range cows...

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  • March House Farm Shop

    Farm Shop with butchery counter, which sells March House Farm’s home-grown beef, lamb and pork, plus hand-made sausages, home-cured bacon, gammon and...

    • Preserves
    • Meat
    • Dairy
    • Bakery/Mill
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  • Otters Fine Foods

    Delicious range of fresh deli products

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Beverage
    • Dairy
    • Deli
    • Café / Eating
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  • Grasmere Farm Butcher

    Traditional Grasmere Farm pork products, together with a full range of beef, lamb and poultry products, cooked meats, free range eggs, cheeses and mor...

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Beverage
    • Dairy
    • Deli
    • Preserves
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  • Northfield Farm Shop

    Multi award winning Farm Shop Rare Breed Meat  

    • RBST
    • Preserves
    • Meat
    • Dairy
    • Bakery/Mill
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  • Belton Layers

    Free range eggs that are very fresh £1.50 doz

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  • Ganders Goat

    Goat milk ice cream & natural goat soap

    • Dairy
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