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BBC One Countryfile features Whitby Lemon Buns

BBC One Countryfile features Whitby Lemon Buns

Written by Alyson JacksonWe were delighted to welcome BBC Countryfile presenter Sean Fletcher and film crew into our Skinner Street bakehouse last month to film Whitby Lemon Buns for their coastal special. From kneading and baking to icing and eating, Sean rolled up his sleeves and took an active role in each step of…

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Platinum Jubilee Hampers, Cakes & Street Party Bakes

Platinum Jubilee Hampers, Cakes & Street Party Bakes

Written by Alyson JacksonWe are celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in the only way we know how; with limited edition hampers, delicious cakes and street party bakes!Kay Dickinson holding Platinum Jubilee Iced Victoria Sponge Cake in front of Skinner Street Shop, Whitby.Kay Dickinson, Elizabeth Botham’s great-great-granddaughter, said: “If the Queen…

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Skinner Street Bakehouse | A Nostalgic Look

Skinner Street Bakehouse | A Nostalgic Look

Written by Alyson JacksonLocated on Whitby's West Cliff, behind Skinner Street Shop and the inky blue doors, you will find Skinner Street bakehouse. By the end of 2022, all production will move up to the new build bakery on Enterprise Way business park and Skinner Street bakery will turn off…

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Bake with Botham's - NEW Seasonal Recipe

Bake with Botham's - NEW Seasonal Recipe

Written by Alyson Jackson | Baked by Jane BothamHot X Buns landed on our shelves this month and it's fair to say that they are a much anticipated seasonal bake with our bakers, customers and staff alike!We invited Jane Botham to Bake with Botham's and she, quite literally, pulled it…

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Reach For The Sky

Reach For The Sky

Written by Alyson JacksonSpring arrived and so did the steel framework for the new bakery build at Enterprise Way, Whitby. A sight to behold as the huge crane reached for the sky - with the supportive aroma of Shah ginger biscuits filling the air - as it skilfully swung the steel…

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The Bakery That Botham's Built

The Bakery That Botham's Built

Written by Alyson JacksonJanuary 2022 marked the start of construction at Botham's Enterprise Way, located on Whitby's business park - the site was cordoned off and the diggers rolled in as work began on the new, purpose-built bakery. This new development will see current, local production at Skinner Street bakehouse permanently…

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What is a Chocolate Japonaise 'Jap'?

What is a Chocolate Japonaise 'Jap'?

Written by Alyson Jackson."What is a Chocolate Japonaise 'Jap'?", we often hear you ask. Well, let us tell you some more about one of our most popular fancy cakes.A Chocolate Japonaise 'Jap' is created by sandwiching together two almond and hazelnut macaroon meringue biscuits with chocolate buttercream, before encasing the…

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Chin Chin to Whitby Gin!

Chin Chin to Whitby Gin!

Written by Alyson Jackson What do you get when two Whitby businesses who know a lot about ingredients and flavours unite? A series of delicious gin hampers made in Yorkshire heaven - now that's what we call a reason to raise your glass!The 'Wild Fruitcake' Hamper with Whitby Gin features Wild…

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Join us on a ramble, we'll provide the snacks!

Join us on a ramble, we'll provide the snacks!

Written by Alyson JacksonWe invited Richard Owenson, local photographer and digital creator with a passion for the outdoors, on a Yorkshire ramble; we provided the refreshments & snacks of course! With his camera in hand and Botham's Yorkshire Rambler's Hamper nestled in his backpack, he set off for an adventure…

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Our new website!

Our new website!

Welcome to our new site!We hope you find everything you need - don't forget to set up an account.The Botham family x

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