The best Norfolk christmas markets for food

Norfolk Christmas Markets and Local Food Fairs are a great way for local food producers like us to showcase our wares and for people to come and pick up great christmas gifts you won’t find anywhere else. They offer a wide range of foods; Fine cheeses, cured hams and meats and handmade chocolates are just some […]

Foodie Christmas gifts from Norfolk and Suffolk

We’re busy here at Morton’s getting our Turkeys ready for your Christmas table; and as the nights draw in I guess some of you will be busy getting ready for your Christmas too. This got me thinking of what I would suggest for those looking for great foodie christmas presents as a special treat for […]

Does organic turkey taste better than free range?

Those who are well organised, know around the start of October is the time to be ordering your Xmas turkey, from your local family butchers or farmer’s market. For many the choice whether to buy organic or free range turkey is not much of a consideration – it often comes down to the beliefs of […]

Who produces the Best Norfolk Bronze and Norfolk Black turkeys?

It’s only September, but here at Morton’s traditional taste we’re already thinking about the perfect Christmas turkey. We pride ourselves in being a small producer of the highest quality free-range turkeys, so we know how to recognise people who take it as seriously as us! Here’s our list of Local Norfolk Bronze and Norfolk Black […]

August Food Festivals 2013 in Norfolk

Could you tell us a bit about your experience of the Aylsham show? The Aylsham Show is a small country show, based in the grounds of Blickling Hall, Norfolk. It has been going for a number of years now. The show has a bit of everything; the food stalls, the house and grounds to visit […]

Succesfull launch of our new smoked products

Here at Morton’s farm we have been embarking on a new project, “The Smokehouse”, aimed at delivering some of the best artisan smoked food available in Norfolk. Our Initial trials have been with smoked chicken & duck breast over whisky infused wood chippings and the results and feedback we have had has been overwhelming. We recently attended […]

Competition to win a free range Bronze turkey

Help we need your ideas ! Ok so we have all the turkey promotional material on order but as yet we still need to get some good ideas in for our recipe leaflets. We are turning to you, our customers for inspiration, we need your favourite recipes for using up the last few leftovers of […]

Don’t take our word for it …….

  We allways welcome feedback from our customers, good or bad, as we strive to produce the best Turkeys we can and deliver a good service, so it’s good to hear that our bronze & Norfolk black turkeys are enjoyed: “We thoroughly enjoyed our turkey this year it was moist, succulent and delicious. The brown […]

October turkey update

Well weve been busy this end catching up ready for the big rush at Christmas. The Norfolk Black turkeys have caused a few headaches as they keep wanting to go up to roost on the roof of the turkey shed, that would be fine it it wasn’t for the fact we have a polytunnel roof […]

Celebrating Norfolk Food & Drink Festival

  September is food month and there are numerous events taking place around the country this month, burgers and bangers move over and let fine food month commence. Here in Norfolk we have our very own Norfolk Food & Drink Festival which started with the North Norfolk food festival at Holkham Hall, what a stunning backdrop. […]

Angela Hartnett extolls the true taste of Norfolk Black and Bronze turkeys

I must say I have been really enjoying BBC2’s Great British Food Revival which showcases some of the fine foods that Artisan producers are still championing across the country. As allways it’s good to see top chef’s such as Angela Hartnett endorsing the benefits of choosing a free range Norfolk black or bronze turkey […]

Rearing Free Range Turkeys

It may be to early to think about Christmas for some but we start planning back in Feb/March time when we order our day old poults from Kelly hatcheries who supply slow growing strains of turkeys. Our day old turkeys come onto farm in June which gives us about 24 weeks to rear our birds […]

Welcome to Morton’s Turkeys

Ok so here we are, a brief history of Morton’s traditional Taste and how we came to rear our Delicious, Award winning Free Range Christmas Turkeys. Morton’s Family Farm Established in 1941 My grandfather first came down from Scotland back in 1941 to establish a dairy herd in Norfolk and settled at Whitwell Hall Farm in […]

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