Guest Posts


12 Ways to get into the Christmas Spirit

Here at Ringtons, we are filled with Christmas spirit, and we want to make sure that our customers are feeling the festive magic too. This is why we have put together a handy guide filled with all of our favourite hints and tips for getting into the Christmas spirit. So sit back, relax and enjoy our festive guide with your favourite cup of tea. 12 WAYS TO GET INTO THE CHRISTMAS SPIRIT Are you struggling to get into the Christmas spirit? Here are twelve ways to feel fun and festive... Read More

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Travel Diaries: Sadie’s Brazil Highlights

There’s nothing quite like seeing a coffee harvest in action to get a true picture of the taste and quality of the year’s crop, which is why our Green Coffee Buyer and QC Manager Sadie reminisces on travelling to Brazil in 2019 to meet some of our producers. Needless to say, it was a very busy and fruitful trip (pardon the pun) with Sadie travelling from farms to cupping labs to processing stations and meeting the people behind the coffee as she went. Heading to origin is always exciting and... Read More

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Zoe & Ringtons: Taking care of your mental well being at home…

In these strange and unprecedented times when we are experiencing such a dramatic change in the way we live our lives, it is normal for us to sometimes feel anxious and sad. It is important, now more than ever to focus on the positive things in our lives. When we can’t control so many aspects of life we need to look at the things we can make an impact on. One thing we do have is more time. We can use this time to do many positive things. Here are... Read More

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Zoe & Ringtons: Top Tips for Keeping Active with Kids at home…

Home schooling and even just having kids at home can be a challenge at the best of times… So while we’re all spending more time at home, I find that exercise is very much needed to help the kids concentrate and let off some steam. As habit is created through routine, so structuring each day with time for exercise is really important. In this blog, I’ve outlined some of my top tips for keeping the kids active while they’re at home… I am giving my kids one session first thing... Read More

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Ringtons Recipes: Ginger Snap, chocolate & cherry tiffin.

In our latest edition of Tea Break, we featured a mouth-watering picture of Julie’s tempting tiffin treats made with our very own Ginger Snaps. After being inundated with requests for the recipe, we got in touch with Julie and we’re delighted that we can now share her recipe with you – Enjoy! Don’t forget, if you make a batch, take a picture, upload it to social media and tag us in your post, using #RingtonsRecipes Julie’s recipe: Serves 12 Ingredients: 100g butter 300g milk chocolate, broken into pieces (1/2 for... Read More

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Ringtons Recipes: Tres Leches Cake

Tres Leches Cake is traditionally a Latin dessert made with three (tres) kinds of milk (leche) – hence the name! This recipe makes 12 squares but you can easily double the weights if you’re catering for a larger crowd. Share your photos with us on social media and make sure to tag @Ringtons. Intensify the summery flavour with a cup of Strawberries and Cream infusion. Ingredients: For the cake: 113g unsalted butter, softened 200g caster sugar 5 eggs 1 ½ tsp vanilla extract 200g self raising flour 1 ½ tsp... Read More