Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Christmas Product List

The all-important Christmas checklist


Buying all the ingredients for a traditional Christmas dinner and making sure you have enough without lots going to waste is a bit of an art form. We have made a list of all the Christmas food items that we have on offer, we hope this list may be helpful when planning your special festive meal.

If you would like us to help you through your shopping list the team at Wysipig will be only too pleased to help, we can advise you on how much you will need to feed all the family, cooking tips and just about anything to help the big day go with a swing. If there is anything in particular you would like us to get in for you don't be afraid to ask!  You can communicate with us by telephone, email or come up to the farm shop and will receive a warm welcome, it is a bit of a trek up our long track but the journey is well worth it.


Shopping List

Turkeys  - Bronze and white, free range or barn reared, we can also do crowns.
Chicken  - Outdoor reared free range
Home Cured Gammons  - Green or smoked, on the bone or boned and rolled.
                                           Also cooked or uncooked.
Pork  -  All our famous cuts from traditional breed pigs
Sausages  -   Breakfasts sausages, chipolatas (for pigs in blankets!)  seasonal flavours, including
                      Kevin's and wonderful sage and onion with chestnut variety.
Bacon  - Back, streaky, green or smoked.
Beef  - 21 day matured, all cuts available.
Lamb
Vegetables -  Large selection of traditional essentials.
Bread  -   Freshly baked by 'Warings' for us, why not try the delicious mince pies.
Christmas Cakes  -  By our artisan cake maker
Chritmas Puddings
Homade Pickles  -  Pickles, pickled onions, preserves and of course cranberry sauce!
Eggs  -   Free range chicken and duck eggs.

Delivery & Collection -  We deliver within a 30 mile radius of our farm shop, including Windsor and Eton, Ascot, Guildford, Farnham, Alton, Basingstoke, Newbury, Reading and Wallingford. Delivery day 22nd of December, collection day 23rd of December ( other times by arrangement)

 Logs  - Don't forget we also  deliver logs for the fire by bag or load.
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Monday, 10 November 2014

Christmas Orders

Ordering From Wysipig For Christmas


Well we had a great taster day on Saturday, lots of visitors and orders. Don't worry if you didn't make it there's plenty of time to decide what you need for Christmas. Just email or call us and we'll do all the rest, don't forget friendly help and advice is only one call away!

 We look forward to hearing from you.

Saturday, 1 November 2014

Christmas Taster & Order Day November 8th




Christmas Taster Day Saturday November 8th


The Christmas has arrived at ‘Wysipig’ in Arborfield, the farm will have lots of great things on offer at its monthly open day this Saturday 8th November from 10am to 4pm. Why not come and join us and get into that Christmas spirit. Customers will be able to try samples and discuss Christmas orders for turkeys, gammons, sausages from the great range of meat and other products. The farm shop is packed with Christmas goodies and visitors can place their orders to be collected or take advantage of the free delivery service. For Christmas the farm has a great gift shop in the barn, come along and have a browse, there is a wide range of suitable presents for all the family as well as lots of other interesting bits and pieces.

As usual there will be ‘Wysipig Breakfast Baps’, hog roast rolls for lunch, teas and cakes. The team will be on hand to help with advice on ordering and cooking tips, they look forward to meeting you.



Wednesday, 8 October 2014

Open Day Saturday 11th October

 October open day


Autumn is here, we have enjoyed the most wonderful summer and an especially hot September. Now it's time to think about winter and of course Christmas which isn't far away!

The Wysipig monthly open day is this Saturday between 10 AM and 4 PM why not pop along and see us and enjoy breakfast map or a hog roast roll for lunch. On offer will be a usual range of pork products and cakes and drinks
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This month we will be announcing our Christmas taster days which start with the main one on November 8th when customers will be able to sample some of the goodies we have on offer for Christmas dinner, this will be a chance to 'try before you buy'.

 We look forward to welcoming all our friends and customers.

Tuesday, 5 August 2014

Open Day Saturday 9th August

Wysipig Monthly Open Day



Saturday August 9th - The Wysipig Monthly Open Day


All those not off on holiday don’t worry this Saturday is Wysipig’s monthly open day.

All the great Wysipig pork and beef products will be on offer and the specials this month will be food for the barbeque, sausages, ribs and marinated pork steaks.

Come and enjoy Hog Roast rolls for lunch in the tea garden or cakes and teas which will also be served and the shop stocks a range of artisan non alcoholic drinks.The ‘Gift Shop In The Barn’ will also be open

Visitors can view the vintage tractors and meet some of the pigs and cattle.

Don’t forget we also do Hog Roasts for event catering.

If you aren’t going away this summer why not just come camping on the farm,it’s great fun for all the family.


Wysipig is at Ellis’s Hill Farm and is open from 10am until 4pm, it is located on Sindlesham Road  Arborfield. For more details call 07774 989362 , visit the website www.wysipig.net or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Tuesday, 8 July 2014

Wysipig July Open Day

 Open Day Saturday July 12th


Forget the sport, this Saturday is Wysipig’s monthly open day.

All the great Wysipig pork and beef products will be on offer and the specials this month will be food for the barbeque, sausages, ribs and marinated pork steaks.

Come and enjoy Hog Roast rolls for lunch in the tea garden or cakes and teas which will also be served and the shop stocks a range of artisan non alcoholic drinks.The ‘Gift Shop In The Barn’ will also be open

Visitors can view the vintage tractors and meet some of the pigs and cattle.

Don’t forget we also do Hog Roasts for event catering. Visitors can also come camping

Saturday, 5 July 2014

What to do Today

A July Day at Wysipig


Well after such great weather all week we woke up to a wet start. Not to worry we've lots of nice things in the shop, Kevin's beef burgers are great, just the thing to go with sport on the TV and if it brightens up get the BBQ going. The gift shop is open and there's plenty of room for campers.

Saturday, 14 June 2014

Open Day June 14th

Monthly Open Day


Well the sunshine is here after such a storm !  Wysipig at Ellis's Hill Farm, Sindlesham Road. Arborfield and is looking forward to it’s monthly open day this today This month customers can learn about what Arborfield’s oldest farm shop has to offer for those planning a party this summer, from barbecues to hog roasts.

Besides the wonderful range of pork products the company is well known for the shop now stocks home reared beef and free range chicken. In addition bread and cakes from Warings bakery and a range of Wrights Original artisan drinks, local honey, jams and pickles can be found on the shelves

Visitors can enjoy breakfast baps in the morning, hog roast rolls for lunch and tea and cakes in the afternoon. They can also see the vintage tractor collection along with the animals. The gift shop in the barn will be open for visitors, it has a good range of gifts, bric-a-brac and second-hand items.


For more information, follow us on Facebook or Twitter or call (07774) 989362 .

Sunday, 1 June 2014

Open Farm Sunday

Open Farm Sunday June 8th

Here are the details of whats on offer for 'Open Farm Sunday'

Ellis's Hill Farm - Wysipig

Ellis's Hill Farm, Sindlesham Road, Arborfield, Reading,
Berkshire
Postcode: RG2 9JG
Email: sales@wysipig.co.uk
Telephone: 0118 9762221
Website:www.wysipig.net
Highlights:
Static machinery display Static machinery display
Hosted farm tour Hosted farm tour
Self guided walks Self guided walks
Food is available Food is available
Farm shop and fresh produce Farm shop and fresh produce
Farm Features:
Beef, Pigs, Farm shop / retail
Day of event: Sun 08th June
Event Description:
Opening Hours 10am to 4pm
Visitors are welcomed to this family farm in Berkshire.
Photographic Displays with talks at regular timings, on the history of a farming family over the past 150 years, the Womens Land Army and it's role in both world wars.
Learn about the concept of local food and it's journey from farm to consumer. How small artisan producers like 'Wysipig' have carved a niche market with a loyal customer base, providing high qualty pork and beef products, at 'Farmers Markets' from the farm shop and delivered to the door.
Visitors will be able to see the large collection of vintage tractors and machinery.
The farm shop and tea garden will be open, visitors will be able to enjoy the 'Wysipig Giant Breakfast Bap' , Hog Roast Rolls or Afternoon Tea and Cakes. There will also be a full range of pork and beef products prepared by the farms resident 'master butcher, Kevin Turner.
Visitors wishing to make a weekend of it can camp on the farm - for details please see our webesite www.camping-berkshire or telephone us.
There are three woodland walks on offer of varying duration from 20mins to one hour, maps will be available on the day.
It is not nescessary to book, but plese be patient if we are busy when you arrive.
For more details please see our website www.wysipig.net or call Audrey on 07774 989362 or Keith on 07795 010820
Or email us  - sales@wysipig.co.uk or on our website www.wysipig.net

Here Comes Summer !


Looking for Something to do today !


Well its June at last, why not come up for breakfast bap or tea and cakes ,we are open from 10am to 4pm, the farm shop has loads of goodies on offer, the tea garden is all spruced up and the shop in the barn is full of gifts and bits and pieces.

Oh yes and what a treat, the sun is shining !

We look forward to seeing you