Summer Events at Halen Môn

Summer Events at Halen Môn

  Come along to Halen Môn for an evening of preparing, eating and learning about the best seafood that Anglesey and North Wales has to offer. Learn some valuable fish and shellfish skills,  with snacks and a casual supper to follow. Please email jess@halenmon.com...

Sea Salted Chocolate Truffles

Sea Salted Chocolate Truffles

This recipe is from our brand new book Do Sea Salt: the magic of seasoning, which The Guardian called 'a wonderful little book.' --- In recent years, it’s become rather fashionable to add salt to chocolate. We supply our sea salt to makers, large and small, all over...

Summer Events at Halen Môn

A Supper Club to Celebrate the opening of Tide/ Llanw

Earlier this month, we held our very first supper club at our new outdoor cafe, Tide/ Llanw.  We hosted a small gathering of guests, including writer and campaigner Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall of River Cottage (where our chef, Sam Lomas, trained) who spoke before the...

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall Opens our Outdoor Cafe Tide/ Llanw

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall Opens our Outdoor Cafe Tide/ Llanw

Earlier in the month River Cottage writer and campaigner Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall came to our Saltcote to open our new outdoor café, Tide/ LLanw. Tide/ Llanw’s head chef, Sam Lomas, worked at the world-famous River Cottage teaching cookery classes before joining...

HRH The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Halen Môn

HRH The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Halen Môn

Halen Môn was delighted  to host a visit from the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, on a return visit to Anglesey last week. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge returned to their previous home in North Wales to meet individuals and organisations in the region who are...

Tide/ Llanw Opening With Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall

Tide/ Llanw Opening With Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall

Next weekend we are celebrating the opening of our new outdoor café, Tide/ Llanw at Halen Môn, with River Cottage’s Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall. Come and join us for complimentary coffee and cake on Saturday 11th May between 11-12, where Hugh will also be signing...

Smoky Pork Shoulder with Hardy Herbs

Smoky Pork Shoulder with Hardy Herbs

The smoked water lends a distinctive savouriness to the meat here. A delicious dinner. Serves 4-6 1 piece of fatty pork shoulder weighing around 1.5kg2 small onions, skin on, sliced in halfA generous selected of hard herbs such as sage, thyme, rosemary and bay4 cloves...

St David’s Day Sweet Leek + Celery Sea Salt Tart

St David’s Day Sweet Leek + Celery Sea Salt Tart

This special St David's Day tart celebrates one of Wales' distinctive emblems: the humble leek. Making it with slow cooked leeks and our Pure Sea Salt with Celery makes it wonderfully savoury. A lovely midweek dinner or a perfect spring lunch outside if the...

Bitter Leaf + Buttermilk Salad

Bitter Leaf + Buttermilk Salad

Serve this salad for jaded winter palates when the delicate bitter lettuces are at their best. Try and track down the Castelfranco variety (pictured) if you can - it’s speckled with pink and has a less intense flavour than purple radicchio. But any bitter lettuce will...

Smoked Water Pretzels

Smoked Water Pretzels

These take a little effort but are well worth it. Savoury and moreish, the smoked water adds something special. Delicious with butter, hard cheeses and all kinds of cured meats and pickles. Best eaten on the day you make them. 500g strong white bread flour10g Pure Sea...