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Our Day-Old Turkey Chicks Have Arrived!

Our day old turkey chicks arrived on Thursday 26th of May.  We really believe in grown our turkeys slowly- these are the slowest grown in the country for the fullest flavour. We will showcase some of our young brood at ...

Barra Bronzes Win Another Award

We were delighted to win the ‘Grampian Food Forum Innovation Awards 2016’ earlier this year.  We would like to say a big thanks to our team and all of the wonderful people that have supported us over the years. [blockquote ...

The Taste of Winter Event

    Come along and see us at the ‘Taste of Winter’ event on Saturday 26th November from 11am till 4pm. We can talk turkey, eat turkey and get into the festive spirit together. Look out for the mouth watering ...

Barra Bronzes on TV: Countryfile

We all have memorable moments in life. For me, this will be one. On Sunday 11 December, we are featured on Countryfile on BBC 1. Tune in along with the other 9 million viewers 🙂 Thanks to everybody that has ...

See Barra Bronzes on the Mart tonight

The Mart, BBC1 - 7.30pm Monday 23rd January I cannot really remember what I was saying - the cameras were with me all day! Tune into BBC1 ‘The Mart’ tonight to watch Barra Bronzes. This should be entertaining for you!   ...

Number One Turkey in the UK!

Since starting Barra Bronzes this is probably our proudest moment yet. We have been selected as the best Christmas Turkey in the UK by the ...

Barra Bronzes christmas turkey cooktimes!

Did you know that our turkeys cook in half the time of a standard turkey? Due to the maturity of our turkeys, they have impressive ...

Rich Gravy with Barra Bronzes

I feel that the real mark of quality with a Barra Bronze is the delightfully rich gravy that they produce.   It really enriches the eating ...

Harvest 2018 at Barra Bronzes

Harvest 2018 is well underway now. This is a crucial time of year for Barra Bronzes as we use the cereals we grow on our ...

Barra Bronzes awarded Great Taste Producer status

We are delighted to announce that we have one the most prestigious award in food and drink- ‘The Great Taste Award.’  This is the 3rd consecutive ...

Turkey Crackling and Plucking

Everybody talks of pork crackling but what about turkey crackling? I think this is one of my favourite parts of a roasted Barra Bronze. I ...

Turkey Farmers Summer Holidays

What do turkey farmers get up to in those summer months?  This is such a busy time of year for a turkey farmer.  Our turkeys ...

The ‘Ultimate’ Barra Bronze Burger

I have spent a lot of time over the past year trying to develop the ‘ultimate’ Barra Bronze burger.  This has been really fun as ...

Scotland Food and Drink Excellence Awards

We are really excited to announce that we are into the finals of the Scotland Food and Drink Excellence Awards for the ‘Primary Producer of ...

Home Grown Spring Cereals

We have finally managed to start sowing our home grown spring cereals this year. It has felt like ground hog day over the past two ...