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Kincardine Kitchen Marmalade Wins World Gold

The team at Kincardine Kitchen are celebrating success this weekend after winning gold at the world’s most prestigious marmalade awards. Kincardine Kitchen’s Seville Orange Marmalade received a gold award in the artisan category of the Dalemain World’s Original Marmalade Awards announced in Penrith on Saturday, 17 March.  It is the third time that the Aberdeenshire […]

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Our New Website

Welcome to our new website! After months of planning, we are excited to announce the launch of the new Kincardine Castle website. We hope you like the new site but look deeper and you’ll find there’s more under its shiny new exterior. So what can you expect from our new site? We have specifically intended […]

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Kincardine Castle: Best Place To Stay, Ever!

Darin Bunch @GetawaysGolf and Mitch Laurance @MitchLaurance on TalkingGolfGetaways each created their own lists of the 18 best places to stay, ever, in the History of the World (a typically modest approach). Four locations got onto both these lists, and of them, Kincardine Castle was the highest placed despite, when they came, the lack of […]

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Great Estates TV Series

The PBS broadcast on Kincardine Castle as part of the Great Estates series caused such a spike in interest on our website that it tripped the fuse (I’m sure there’s a more technical term for this). Anyway it is back up and running but many apologies to those who couldn’t get through to us. We […]

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The Duchess Just Beats Us

With sorrow we mark the death of the Dowager Duchess of Devonshire. Debo, the last survivor of the Mitford sisters, took on the running of Chatsworth at a difficult time and turned it into the roaring success it is today. During her time she added 17 bathrooms to Chatsworth House. Her sister, Nancy, questioned, “now […]

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Kincardine Features Coast-To-Coast In USA

The four-part series Great Estates is being aired coast to coast in USA in October 2014. The first of these 60 minute episodes was aired on Sunday 5th October. To the best of our knowledge the programme on Kincardine is being aired on Sunday 19th October. See more comment on the tag under Corporate Accommodation.

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Biomass Boiler Saving Oil

June 2014: We have now gone for 13 months without burning a single drop of oil to fire the heating system. This compares with the average annual consumption of 23,000 litres before the installation of our biomass boiler. If you want to know more and see lots of pictures of the system, then click the […]

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Gold Medal For Kincardine at Marmalade Championships

Having won a Silver Medal in 2013, we are delighted that our Kincardine Kitchen has won a Gold Medal in the 2014 World Marmalade Championships for our Thick Cut Seville Orange Marmalade in the Artisan Makers Category. We also picked up a Silver Medal for our Lemon and Apple Orange Marmalade and a COMMENDED for our […]

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Pop Up Cafe at Kincardine Castle

This will open on the first Friday of each month from 10am to 3pm and you can get delicious lunches or tea/coffee and home-bakes. All the food is prepared in-house. It is also an opportunity to see the gardens as spring takes a hold or to go for a longer walk – we have some […]

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Next Garden Opening: 12th June 2016

Just under 500 people came to our recent Garden Opening. Many came to see and smell our spectacular Laburnum Walk. As happens every year someone told us it was like the one at Bodnant, ‘but only better’. In 2015 we hit it bang on while in 2013 it was too late and 2014 too early – one […]

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