Christmas Series

Entertaining this year? Try our Slow Cooked Beef Massaman Curry

Slow Cooked Beef Massaman Curry by Hugh Junior. When entertaining for Christmas, people tend to over think and over complicate. Whether its a big or small crowd however, a good curry recipe will never let you down. This recipe in particular is perfect if you are stuck for time between all the coming and goings […]
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Christmas Ham – All you need to know

The Christmas Ham A traditional ham whether smoked or unsmoked is the perfect choice if you’ve got a full house this Christmas. My family always cook ours on Christmas Eve so that it can be enjoyed on its own and then there is plenty leftover for the festive dinner the next day. Place your ham into […]
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MJs Top 6 practical tips for keeping healthy in the lead up to Christmas

Practical tips to help you stay healthy in the lead up to Christmas and throughout the festive period. 1.     Keep the treats at a minimum as best you can until the week of Christmas. If you buy tubs of Celebrations and Roses now, put them away somewhere you won’t see them every day. Out of […]
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From your couch to your car, avoid the hassle and order now! Click&Collect!

Would you like a stress free , relaxing Christmas this year? Would you like to beat those queues and have your Christmas supplies waiting on your arrival? YES? – Just Click & Collect! We all know someone, who at Christmas walks around unbearably smug about having completed all of their Christmas shopping earlier in the […]
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The Smokin’ Butcher hits Avoca

“Innovation will keep you going. To soar you need to change the game” Michael Kouly.  As you know, it has been a huge year of change for us here at Hugh Maguire Butchers. From our in-store revamp, brand new website and new product lines such as our Dry Aged Beef . The biggest milestone of […]
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Meet the farmers behind your free range Turkey and Geese!

Whether you are having the traditional turkey or maybe opting for the on trend Christmas goose at this years festive feast, wouldn’t you feel better knowing where it comes from? And not just that, knowing that the animals are reared and raised in a traditional, natural environment that allows them to roam about freely.   […]
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