• 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 •


Need a quick & tasty midweek meal idea. @mrsdarlingtons spicy tomato & sticky onion chutney is fabulous with sausages. Place a dollop on the side of your plate & dip the sausages in or spoon some chutney over the sausages during cooking. Serve with creamy mash & veg. Simply delicious 😋


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Agency Sauce  |  5 days ago

After a visit this week with @Sleaford_QFoods to meet @mrsdarlingtons I’m enjoying some FANTASTIC legendary Lemon C……

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Taste Cheshire  |  21 days ago

We had some leftover sausages from the recent tasting and cooked them off in the office. Briony put some of……

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Made in Cheshire  |  11 days ago

So pleased to see so much of @mrsdarlington Mrs Darlington's wonderful Cheshire produce on display on our premier f……

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Nantwich Christie  |  11 days ago

All coming together for Friday’s Easter Egg Bingo Night @VagrantsClub ... Thanks @nantwichjazz…

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CongletonHS  |  22 days ago

Due to the continued poor weather forecast & concern for the safety of our students & staff, we've decided to keep……