AUGUST CAVIAR TASTING – IRANIAN CAVIAR

Our main sample this month was a Sevruga caviar all the way from Iran. It was good but not great. The small grey eggs certainly looked the part and it was soft but the taste was not overwhelming. We felt that it was not as good as the Italian Sevruga caviar that we normally stock over the Christmas period and … Continue reading

Posted by Angus Collingwood-Cameron | Comments Off on AUGUST CAVIAR TASTING – IRANIAN CAVIAR
Pin It

July Caviar Tasting No1

Tough job I know, but people do keep sending us caviar to taste. We welcome it as we do like to see what is on the market to ensure that our range is up to scratch. If we come across a caviar which is better than we stock and is offered at a sensible price, then we will change supplier … Continue reading

Posted by Angus Collingwood-Cameron | Comments Off on July Caviar Tasting No1
Pin It

Trumped: Iranian caviar

We are sometimes asked why we dont stock any caviar from Iran. It is a fair question as Iran does have a certain reputation in the world of caviar and we are called Caspian Caviar! The reason is two fold. Firstly is the concern over the quality of the farmed caviar from Iran. It is normally Beluga and its vendors … Continue reading

Posted by Angus Collingwood-Cameron | Comments Off on Trumped: Iranian caviar
Pin It

Is all caviar farmed?

We still do get asked this question by customers, and the simple answer is “Yes”. Although many people still firmly associate caviar with Russia, Iran and the Caspian Sea, the reality today is very different. Some twenty years ago, the restrictions on fishing for wild sturgeon in the Caspian became looser. At much the same time, many of the countries … Continue reading

Posted by Angus Collingwood-Cameron | Comments Off on Is all caviar farmed?
Pin It

CHRISTMAS HOUSE SELECTION OFFER

10% OFF HOUSE SELECTION Our fridges are full and we are ready to go, so here is a quick offer on our House Selection caviar. This was our best selling caviar last Christmas and many of you have been kind enough to comment on how good it is for the price. So, with a slight nod towards “Black Friday”, it … Continue reading

Posted by Angus Collingwood-Cameron | Comments Off on CHRISTMAS HOUSE SELECTION OFFER
Pin It