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For May only – Special Offer!

25% off all large Italian Colomba Cakes, just for the month of May! Beautifully made sourdough celebration cakes from Vicenza in 5 different flavours – just the thing for the start of the alfresco weather, picnics, tea parties or just enjoy with the family at home.  If there is any left – indulgent Bread and Butter […]

and the winner was…….

The winner of the Gastro Nicks ‘Post-Grand National Picnic’ was Vince Halliday from locally based Sarsen Energy.   The Picnic was tailor made for Vince including one of his favourite Wessex Pantry pork pies and a bottle of local Three Castles beer!  A bit of fun for us all.

Grand National Prize Draw!

Join us for a bit of fun…… We are running a sweepstake for the Grand National! Buy on-line or come into the shop before Saturday midday and you will automatically be placed in the draw for some Gastro Nicks goodies to the lucky winner….

Italian Spring Arrivals

Ready for Spring we have some delicious individually wrapped Italian Butter Biscuits in six flavours from our wonderful Panettone producer in Vicenza.  Plain, Bitter Chocolate, Coffee, Raisins, Chocolate and Piemonte Hazelnuts. This calls for an Espresso coffee!  Melt in the mouth and one just won’t be enough.

Italian Easter Cakes!

Just arrived – wonderful Easter Colomba from Loison, our Panettone producer in Vicenza. Made in the same way, with a sourdough yeast which gives a light, moist cake, studded with almonds and nibbed sugar. Classic, Mandarin and Morello Cherry varieties.  Also available – Lemon cream and Chocolate – chocolate pieces and a chocolate cream, making […]

Saturday Wine Tastings

We will have wines to taste on a regular basis on a Saturday in the shop.  Please let us know if there is anything in particular that you would like to try or a recipe that you would like to match a wine to! A new stock of cheese has arrived, so do come in […]


  PLEASE NOTE…… We are sorry for any inconvenience that this may cause but we are unable to process any online orders from 26th February to 7th March.    

The New Year Sale has ended…..

….to make way for new products for the Spring! The Sale is now over but so as not to disappoint, we still have offers on a variety of products, including some end of line/bin end wines. New in for the shop only – Italian Hazelnut Nougat back in stock by popular request, delicious Fudge for […]

Fish News for Romantics

Fresh Fish from the South coast will be here again early next week, weather depending. If you would like to order anything special with Valentine’s day in mind, please let us know by Sunday evening (8th). Meanwhile, by popular demand we have freshly frozen fish in our New Year Sale, so fill your freezer while […]

Shop News

We have a ‘refreshed’ selection of lovely Polish ‘Spotty Pottery’ in the shop for you to view.  We can take orders for any patterns or items that you would like. The Spring bulbs are beginning to bud, ready to brighten up your window sill on those dark winter days.  Hyacinths will make you think of […]