Phone problem

Good afternoon, due to a problem with BT our shop phone line is not working, please use the email address for any correspondence orders@pjhowarthbutcher.com Sorry for any inconvenience Jon Howarth    

Web Site is now restricted

Dear Customers, as we are only a small concern, have a certain amount of space and man power, there is a limit to what is possible for us to do at Christmas, so with this our web site has now been partially restricted to certain Christmas products, you can still order...

BBC One Show part 2

Tonight 4/12/18 , We will air on The One Show, the show is in relation to the article relating to the consumption of red meat and processed meat produce and the proposed new taxes they may attract it was filmed two weeks ago at our shop, I was interviewed and asked my...

BBC One show

Wednesday 21/11/2018 will see the BBC one show arrive at Howarths butchers, the reason for this visit is to discuss the recent proposal to tax red meat and in particular processed meat products, i believe it will be aired on the one show the week after. Processed...

Christmas is a coming

ok I know its only october the 1st but seriously its time to dust of the mental cobwebs and start to give the big day a bit of thought. we are of course now taking orders for christmas, you just need to decide what will best suit your familys needs maybe its a...

Are you set for this hot weekend?

Hi Guys, the forecast for the weekend is around 20 degrees of sunny weather, combine this with the Royal wedding and the FA cup final and we are going to be busy right. Please order all you barbecue meats in plenty of time because we will sell out and i hate to...

Christmas last orders please

Good morning everyone, just a brief note to say as we are now getting booked up for Christmas our web site will be partially closing limiting some of the produce we normally have for sale. it will close fully at some part of next week probably Monday. It is now...

Christmas 2017

Christmas ordering 2017, Please note this is the last week for ordering your Christmas meats Also for logistical reasons the pork pies have been removed from the web site, however we will be baking flat out and they will be available in store, to avoid disappointment...

Christmas is coming

Christmas is coming! I know it may seem early but its time to start thinking about what you will need for this fantastic feast? check out the Christmas section on our web site for inspiration, we have many products to choose from and cooking instructions to aid you...

New Chicken leek & ham pie

We have a new addition to our ready meals selection Homemade Chicken, leek & Ham pie Chunks of chicken and ham in a very tasty rich creamy sauce with a puff pastry top, these are cooked and only need re heating (the instruction is on the label) These will serve...

Sausage tasting in the shop

Sausage tasting in the shop at Manchester’s online butchers Customers tucked into some freshly made and cooked award winning pork sausages made from our free range pork. Howarths of Flixton are very proud of the awards we have won for not only our pork sausages...

National butchers week 2017

    13th – 19th March sees the start of National butcher week, help us celebrate this special week by taking the time to shop with your local butcher. as I’m probably sure your aware butchers shops are declining throughout the country with only the most...

National pie week

  Our pies were voted “the best I’ve ever tasted” by BBC radio Manchester’s Mike Sweeney Help us celebrate national pie week by receiving a free pork pie when you spend £40.00 or more from 9/3/17 – 11/3/17 offer  while stocks last...

Pork pies the limit

After meeting BBC radio Manchester DJ mike Sweeny on Thursday to discuss our Artisan butchers shop live on radio, I gave him a gold medal winning pie to try live on air. His reaction was “i have tried lots of nice pies but I’ve got to say this is the...

treacle bacon is back this week

Back by popular demand the “treacle cured bacon” is back and will be on sale this weekend. this is our own brand Flixton bacon with a treacle cure, produced in house at our Flixton store using our own pigs and dry cure process There are approximately 8 -10...

Dream trio of winter dishes rolled into one

650g of ox tail, 500g shin beef and 1/2 cow heel this will feed approx. 4 people. Right, Down to the nitty gritty,  You need a cast pot or equivalent with a tight fitting lid   Ox tail Couple of rings of shin of beef 1/2 cow heel 1 knorr beef stock cube 1 oxo cube A...