About company

The Hawkshead Relish Company is a small family business based in the World Heritage site of the English Lake District, making an array of award winning Relishes, Pickles and Preserves, handmade in small batches  using traditional open pans, and the highest quality ingredients.

The Hawkshead Relish brand is well known for high quality award winning products, great customer service and attention to detail.  Available in Retail and Foodservice (HoReCa)

Private Label is available for volume customers. Our development team will help create products to your brief or personal recipe.

Customers include high end quality independent retailers, including Fortnum & Mason, Harvey Nichols, Liberty of London and a renowned 2 Michelin starred chef.

HRH The Prince of Wales visited the company in 2019 as part of their 20th year celebrations and owners Mark and Maria both received MBE’s in Her Majesty the Queen’s 2011 birthday honours list.



Choose Hawkshead Relish today:

  • SALSA accredited manufacturer
  • Handmade in The English Lake District
  • Gluten free
  • Nut free
  • Free from artificial flavourings,  preservatives and additives
  • Great Taste producers
  • Robust supply chain

Featured Products


Over 70 Great Taste Awards

Family Business Awards

World Food Innovation Award Winner - Black Garlic Ketchup

Great Taste Producer

UK Stockists

•   Booths Independent Grocers - Northern UK

•   Harvey Nichols

•   Fortnum & Mason

•   Lakeland Ltd

•   Liberty of London

•   Cotswold Fayre Distributors

•   Halen Mon - Anglesey Sea Salt

•   British Fine Food

•   Westmorland Ltd

•   Cranstons Cumbrian Foodhalls

•   House of Bruar

•   Over 500 Independent UK Farmshops and Deli's

•   Diverse fine Foods

•   Halen Mon / Anglesey Sea Salt PDO


International Stockists

•   JM Foods UAE

•   Tralia - Distibutors - Australia

•   Chelsea Market Baskets - USA

•   TJX Canada

•   Englemanns - Sweden

•   Atastement- Sweden

•   Mark Rinnerhofer Grosshandel - Austria

•   Mercavus GMBH Germany

•   Sweet Market - Czech Republic

Market Information

Active Export Markets (Europe)
Czech Republic, Spain, Germany, Sweden, Switzerland, Finland, Greece

Active Export Markets (Rest of the World)
UAE, Australia, United States, Canada

Target Export Markets (Europe)
Poland, Denmark, Portugal, Russia, France, Ireland, Italy, Belgium, Netherlands

Target Export Markets (Rest of the World)
Kuwait, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Bahrain, India, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Singapore, Japan, Qatar, Malaysia, Thailand