Get the latest hospitality news and inspiration straight to your inbox. Subscribe to our newsletter.

This week’s new products: Kingfisher craft beer, Speciality Breads’ ciabatta, the Crustastun and more

Written by:
Written by:
This week’s new products: Kingfisher craft beer, Speciality Breads’ ciabatta, the Crustastun and more

The Hendi Contact Grill is a compact countertop grill measuring just 430mm(w) x 370mm(d).
It has a wipe-clean stainless steel casing and a generous 340mm(w) x 230mm(d) cooking area with either flat or ribbed cast-iron plates for paninis and grilled sandwiches, and a pull-down lid to ensure even top and bottom cooking.

Price £213

Gradz Bakery, the winner of the World Bread Awards 2016, has launched its first cake and dessert range. The range includes a Vienna cheesecake, a fruit tart and an apple cake, which
is made with diced apple, cinnamon and raisins
and a layer of plum jam on a shortcrust pastry 
base, topped with a spiced crumble mixture.

Price Vienna cheesecake (16 slices), £20.50; 
apple cake (16 slices), £19.50; fruit tart (32 pieces), £18.20. Minimum orders from £50


bombay-bicycleKingfisher’s new craft beer, Bombay Bicycle, launched in the UK this month. It uses New World hops such as Cascade and Chinook to give citrus and tropical fruit notes along with a dry bitterness. Bombay Bicycle is 4.2% ABV and available in 
50-litre kegs and 330ml bottles.

Price Case of 24 bottles, £24.99


Fresh juice machine distributor Zummo has a new range of machines called Nature. The models are available in four colours and are ideal for sites looking to place their machines front of house. Features include pigmented and transparent front covers and an auto cleaning system.

Price From £4,500


Carrs Foods has launched the new Baker Street Jumbo Hot Dog Rolls, developed specially for the foodservice market. The rolls are pre-cut with a shelf life of 40 days and are available through Bestway, Nisa and Appleby Westward.

Price £1.29 for a pack of four


The Crustastun is a new appliance designed specifically for the humane killing of crustaceans. It stuns crabs and lobsters with electricity in less than half a second and kills them within 10 – a quicker method than boiling, which can take up to three minutes. Using the Crustastun can also lead to improved taste and texture of the meat when compared to more stressful killing methods.

Price £3,241


Speciality Breads has launched a new range of mini ciabatta rolls, ideal for bread baskets at conferences, banquets, weddings and events.

Price Approximately 12p per 40g roll (available in cases of 120)


If you have a stand-out product in 2018, enter the Product Excellence Awards now!

Start the discussion

Sign in to comment or register new account

Start the working day with

The Caterer’s free breakfast briefing email

Sign up now for:

  • The latest exclusives from across the industry
  • Innovations, new openings, business news and practical advice
  • The latest product innovations and supplier offers
Sign up for free