• Best Preserves Brand


If you’re looking for that genuine homemade taste for your pantry, you’ll find everything you need here. We’re very proud of our farming heritage and family recipes – delicious home cooked foods is something the Darlington family has been creating for generations. Our extensive range today includes over 70 traditional jams, curds, marmalades, chutneys, pickles, condiments and sauces.

We’ve been selling our award-winning preserves for over 30 years, from our humble beginnings in local village shops to stores all over Britain and now across the world. We’ve grown a great deal since our early days; but bringing you authentic homemade tastes of the highest quality is what we remain passionate about.

Whether you are looking for something specific for your larder, or to sell in your shop, we’re happy to help you. Have a look around and please do send us your comments and questions.

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Mrs Darlington

Where it all began...

Mrs Darlington is the founder and key part of our company history. It is her character, vision and recipes that shape who we are today. To find out more please click here.


• Our products •

  • Curds

    • Curds •

  • Jams & Marmalades

    • Jams & Marmalades •

  • Chutneys & Pickles

    • Chutneys & Pickles •

  • Sauces & Jellies

    • Sauces & Jellies •


Today we are celebrating the very special birthday of a very special lady. Mrs Darlington is 80 years young. Such a fabulous lady, always a smile & a kind word & always willing to bake a cake for any occasion. She still comes into work on a daily basis to make sure the wheels of the jam world are turning smoothly. All of your family, friends & staff wish you a very happy day. We hope it’s as special as you are.


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Made in Cheshire  |  3 days ago

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Weston Light Display  |  17 days ago

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The Midland Hotel  |  16 days ago

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Mrs Darlington's  |  18 days ago

Today we are celebrating the very special birthday of a very special lady. Mrs Darlington is 80 years young. Such……