Winkles
£8.90
500g / 1 pack
Winkles

Winkles - 1 pack

Frozen
£8.90
Buying Guide
1 pack / 500g / 10+ available
  • 802630
Product Information
  • Each pack contains 500g of cooked, in the shell winkles
  • These winkles are hand picked by foragers
  • One pack would serve 3 main meals

Winkles are a simple and stylish dish and surprisingly popular. (By the way, the proper name is periwinkle.) These winkles have been cooked before freezing, but you can reheat them briefly. Apply your winklepicker (commonly known as a toothpick) and, with a little twirl, extract the contents. You might like to dip your winkle into hot butter, mustard or mayonnaise. Accompany with buttered bread. Alternatively, shell winkles in the kitchen and toss into a stir-fry or give them a garnishing role in many kinds of fish dishes.

How you've been using our winkles...

  • "I absolutely love that I can get fresh winkles through the post! Fast delivery perfect everytime"
  • "A M A Z I N G - so plump & tasty. I just have to keep a supply of at least 3 bags in my freezer - a very tasty reminder of the east end & my youth"
  • "They were a gift for my Dad - he loved them"
Key Properties
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Cooked
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Buying Guide
Price per kilo £17.80/kg

 

Serving guide: 50-100g starter or 150-230g main

72 Kcals/100g (low)

Best before: 24 months from freezing

See key properties on product page

 

High in Magnesium 310mg/100g

These winkes are cooked and can be extracted from their shell with a toothpick

We advise defrosting overnight in the fridge

Delivery Info

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Basket Charges
Under £40 £5.90
Over £40 FREE

     

  • Order by 12pm for next day delivery
  • You choose the date
  • Delivery Monday to Sunday
  • No signature required 

  

Surcharge Type Charge
Saturday & Sunday +£3.40
Remote Postcodes* +£20

*We use Royal Mail Special Delivery, which costs £26.60. 

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Service Charges Details
2nd class

from £3.20

2-4 day delivery

1st class

from £3.80

1-2 day delivery

 

Northern Ireland

We are not currently shipping to Northern Ireland 
 

International

We are not currently shipping internationally.

 
 
 
 
 
 
Glossary
Temperature
Frozen Stored frozen at -22C
Chilled Stored at 2-5C
Ambient Stored at room temperature

 

Source
The area where the fish was caught or farmed

 

Wild or Farmed
 Wild  Fish that are caught from their natural habitat
 Organic  Organically farmed and certified by the soil association
 Farmed  Fish that have been bred on a commercial fish farm

 

Prepared
Raw This product has not been cooked in any way
Cooked This product has been cooked, and is ready to eat
Cured This product has been smoked or otherwise preserved
Reheat This product has been prepared and only needs to be heated up to eat.

 

Catch Method
Hand pole & line Caught using the traditional fishing rod and line
Longline Caught using a long line that has baited hooks and floats attached along its length
Dived Hand caught using divers
Foraged Caught by foraging along the beach
Pots & Traps Caught using stationary pots or traps that are placed along the ocean floor.
Dredges Caught using a net with a heavy steel frame that is dragged along the ocean floor.
Gill netting Caught using a curtain of netting that hangs in the water using floats. Usually does not touch the ocean floor.
Seine net Caught using a ring of netting in the open ocean with floats at the top and pinched at the bottom.
Trawled Caught using a large fishing net dragged behind a fishing boat
Netted Caught using any of the types of netting
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