Entries by Natalie Jones

Slow Cooked Beef Short Ribs

Ingredients 8-12 PGI Welsh Beef short ribs ½ tsp salt ½ tsp coarse black pepper 2 tbsp oil 2 large onions, diced 2 carrots, peeled and diced 2 celery stalks, sliced 4 cloves garlic, crushed 2 tbsp flour 1 tbsp tomato purée 375ml red wine 375ml beef stock Bunch of fresh thyme sprigs 2 sprigs […]

Lean Beef Burger in a Sweet Potato Bun with Kale Crisps

Ingredients Welsh Beef burger: 500g lean Celtic Pride PGI Welsh Beef mince 1 dessert spoon wholegrain mustard Salt and pepper to season Oil for frying 1 avocado, smashed and seasoned 1 handful of spinach 4 tbsp caramelised onion chutney For the sweet potato bun: 400g sweet potatoes, finely grated 2 medium eggs 50g wholemeal flour […]

Smashed Beef Burgers with Crispy Shoestring Onions

Ingredients 800g Celtic Pride PGI Welsh Beef mince Seasoning For the easy burger sauce: 4 tbsp mayonnaise 2 tbsp ketchup 1 tsp yellow mustard Pinch of garlic powder To assemble: Crispy lettuce 4 slices of large tomato Pickled gherkins, sliced 4 bread buns of your choice Butter (to spread on buns) 4 slices of cheddar […]

Slow Cooked Celtic Pride Brisket

Ingredients 1.5kg piece of Celtic Pride PGI Welsh Beef brisket (code 33136 / 42132) Seasoning 1 tbsp oil 1 large onion, peeled and sliced 4 garlic cloves, peeled and crushed 1 tbsp smoked paprika 1 tbsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp paprika 1 tsp mild chilli powder 2 tbsp soft brown sugar 1 tbsp maple syrup […]

Braised Celtic Pride Beef with Cranberry and Chestnuts

           Ingredients 1kg PGI Welsh Beef braising steak, cut into thin slices 3 tbsp oil 2 onions, thinly sliced 4 cloves garlic, crushed 300g carrots, chopped Salt and pepper 300ml red wine 300ml beef stock or water 1 bay leaf 1 tbsp fresh thyme leaves 300g fresh or frozen cranberries 180g […]

Butchery Apprentices Continue to Shine

This week, our level 2 and 3 butchery apprentices have continued their development with a visit to one if our farmer suppliers in Pembrokeshire. Our very own Gareth Evans, was explaining the importance of good animal husbandry and helped show examples of this throughout. A very big thank you to Rob Kerslake & Nick Williams […]

A ‘Celtic Pride’ of Lions Help Raise RWAS Funds

Two of Welsh rugby’s most famous stars have teamed up with Celtic Pride to raise money for the Royal Welsh Agricultural Society (RWAS). Celtic Pride Brand Ambassador, and current British Lions squad member, Dan Biggar was joined by legendary Wales and Lions fly-half Phil Bennett at a special evening at the Ivy Bush Hotel in […]

Celtic Pride on the Menu at Jamie Oliver’s Restaurant

We’re extremely proud to have our Celtic Pride Premium Beef on the menu and on display at Jamie Oliver’s Barbecoa Restaurant in London. Great teamwork with Direct Meats. Here’s Jamie pictured next to the aged beef fridge at Barbecoa.   The ‘Silver Fox’ Philip Schofield  looks happy with what he sees…

Celtic Pride Beef Heads to Singapore

We’re extremely proud to announce that Celtica Butchery & Celtic Pride (part of the Castell Howell group of companies) are now approved to sell beef to Singapore – putting Welsh Beef on the global map. Read the full story here

Ysgol Bro Myrddin Students on Work Experience

Work experience trio Chris, Ben and Harry from Ysgol Bro Myrddin couldn’t believe their luck when Wales & Ospreys rugby star Dan Biggar popped in to see us. Dan Biggar is the new Celtic Pride ambassador and having spent a few weeks on tour in New Zealand with the Wales team, Dan was happy to be […]