We are on the hunt for the right person to become front and centre of our rapidly growing, fast paced Smokehouse in the conservation village of Luss on the west banks of Loch Lomond.  This is a great opportunity for someone looking to develop their career by operating at a strategic level, leading an exciting developing team and of course getting stuck in to all aspects of a start-up style business!  So what's involved?  Reporting to the board, you will be selling Luss Smokehouse products to business customers in retail, food service and hospitality, as well as making an active contribution to operations management and product development.  You will be determined, quick to understand and exploit opportunities, comfortable producing ambitious...

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Trout vs. Salmon for Christmas

With Christmas approaching we often get asked what WE recommend is the best gift idea for people to send to their friends and family. SO, for this blog post we wanted to write a bit about what our favourite products are and why. In our opinion, the Beech Smoked Trout is the ideal product to send over the festive period AND to use within your Christmas dinner menu as a tasty alternative to salmon! We think the Trout is a much more superior fish than the salmon and here's why... . Trout is a truly beautiful, succulent ingredient, however has often been under-valued in the past but we really want to change people's opinions by showcasing our delicious Beech Smoked...

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Top 3 Best Gift Ideas for Smoked Salmon Lovers

It's come to that time of year again where we all start to panic about what to buy, how much to spend and who to buy for... we know it can be a complete nightmare but this year we hope to make life a bit easier for you! We offer a range of smoked salmon and trout products that would make the ideal gift for a fish and food lover. 1. Luss Smokehouse Christmas Gift Boxes For our first Christmas Gift idea, we want to introduce to you our brand new shiny Christmas Gift Boxes that have just joined our product range this year! All of our Christmas Gift Boxes contain a variety of our Beech Smoked Salmon and Trout...

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Salmon and Trout Recipe Inspo

On our website you'll be able to see our recipe section where we have a full selection of tasty recipes you can try at home with our tasty smoked fish. But, if you want to find out what our favourites are, then you've come to the right place!  Starting with a deliciously creamy Smoked Salmon and Fennel Soup, the ideal dish for a lunch menu! All you need for this is 200g of our Smoked Salmon, 25g of butter, 3 sliced fennel bulbs and 120ml double cream.  Firstly, melt the butter in a pan and add the 3 sliced fennel bulbs and 5 tablespoons of water, then cook over a low heat for 20 minutes. Next, stir in another 5...

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To Freeze or Not To Freeze

We get lots of people ask us at the Smokehouse "am I able to freeze this?", "will it be ok in the freezer?", "will it not go off after a couple of weeks?" etc etc. So today we are blogging about why Freezing is a good idea. We always stress to our customers that home freezing our smoked salmon and trout is absolutely fine for up to 3 months. It keeps the fish fresh and allows you to plan ahead for those big dinner parties you promised the in-laws... Here's our top 4 reasons why Freezing is a good idea: 1. Easy meal planning - you can do one bulk shop and get everything you're going to need for meals for...

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We need your help for the Farm Shop and Deli Awards....

Voting for the Farm Shop and Deli Awards closes TOMORROW and we desperately need your help to get us that award!  All you have to do is click this link... luss-smokehouse/awards-5880043   Then enter your name, phone number, email and why you think we should win! It will only take a couple of minutes and we would be SO grateful. Thank you in advance! 

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