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Love is in the Air for Pork

We are well into 2019 and following New Year celebrations, resolutions (or lack of!) and Valentine’s Day related romance, latest grocery market share figures show in the twelve weeks to 24th February, love really was in the air for pork!


Porc from Wales Week - 21st - 27th January 2019

We are proud to announce the first ever Porc from Wales Week (PFWW) which is taking place between 21st and 27th January 2019.


Pwllheli Pork producers win UK Champion of Champions Title

Ela and Huw Roberts of Oinc Oink farm near Pwllheli have had their Welsh Pedigree Pork and Welsh Vintage Cheddar creation crowned as the UK’s top sausage. Ela and Huw Roberts of Oinc Oink farm near Pwllheli have had their Welsh Pedigree Pork and Welsh Vintage Cheddar creation crowned as the UK’s top sausage.


Put your Best Sausage Forward

Later this summer we're hosting our first ever 'Posh Sausage Pop-up' and we'd like to offer you the chance to be the supplier.


Competition winners learn how to perfect pork from Wales dishes with TV chef, Angela Gray

After winning our Porximity competition, eight lucky people enjoyed a day at the picturesque Llanerch Vineyard learning how to prepare perfect pork dishes with the brilliant TV chef, Angela Gray. Winner, Alison Philip and seven guests were guided through a masterclass on how to prepare and cook five fantastic pork recipes involving a range of skills designed to demonstrate the versatility of pork. Recipes involved slow cooking, hot smoking and barbecuing, sausage making, stuffing and trussing as well as how to make the perfect pork pie.


Show the love with recipes perfect for Valentine’s Day

It’s that time of year again - shops are filled with red hearts, and everywhere you turn there are encouragements to show your love. If you’re stuck for ideas of how to make this year special, why not treat someone in your life to a lovingly cooked dinner at home?


Healthy recipes for the New Year

Fitness is front of mind for many this January, with one in seven of us now a member of a gym - the perfect time for a healthy and nutritious recipe that will help maintain energy levels!


How close is pork from your fork?

How close is pork from your fork? Find out and win a cooking masterclass and pork hamper.


Celebrate British Pie Week in style with these mini pork, sage, apple and cider pies

There’s something very British about a classic pork pie, reminiscent of both summer picnics and post-Christmas gatherings alike. Making your own is a lot simpler than you might imagine, and using a good-quality minced pork, seasoned well, will add a new dimension to this old favourite.


Try local pork for a delicious different dish this St David’s Day

Wales is lucky to have some of the world’s finest meat on the doorstep, according to top Welsh chef Luke Thomas. Luke, famed for becoming Britain’s youngest head chef when he was just 18, believes that consumers in Wales need to take advantage of the fantastic Welsh meat produced by local farmers.


Welcome to Porc.Wales

Welcome to the Porc.Wales blog and to the new Porc.Wales website. Wales is famed for producing quality Welsh Lamb and Welsh Beef, but we shouldn’t let this overshadow the nation’s pork offering.