Read on to discover all of Mackie’s new and exciting happenings at the farm and beyond. This section will allow you to find out about Mackie’s exciting projects, new products and ice cream flavours, and all our other goings on.
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Apparently scientists have established that citrus fragrances - particularly the smell of lemons - stimulates the part of the human brain that makes us feel good and boosts positive moods. So surely the combination of Mackie's ice cream and Sicilian lemon is going to make you feel instantly happy?! Why not try it!? Our new Sicilian Lemon & Meringue flavour should be available in Tesco Scotland stores this week.
Got a thermo-spatula? Want to explore the world of chocolate? Our new chocolatey prize (with Mackie's chocoolate, a book on chocolate, chocolate moulds and a thermo-spatula) is ready to be won - Just tell us your favourite recipe or tip on cooking with chocolate to enter
The spring sunshine is very welcome on the farm - for sowing, the solar panels, general good humour and it's good weather for ice cream making and eating! Tuesday 19th April was the sunniest day so far this year - with our solar panels generating almost 11,500kWh of solar electricity. That's enough to keep the ice cream dairy and new chocolate factory going for the day.
both our finalists now have the sweetest job in the world! @ChocoGayle and Jamie-Lee are our JOINT CHIEF CHOCOLATE TASTERS - Chocs away!