Episode 28 The Christmas table fare with Emma Orr the sausage lady from So-Sij in Antibes

Sausages, Turkey, Scotch eggs, meat, gluten free


I am here at So-Sij, the sausage shop of the Cote d’Azur. What is an English sausage and bacon shop doing in the middle of the French Riviera? I am here with owner Emma Orr to find out just that! Emma is finding smashing success with her incredible sausages made with fine ingredients and plenty of care. Christmastime is fast approaching, and So-Sij is the best place to order your festive meats and sausages for your holiday table. Learn all about what Emma has planned for 2018, her best memories growing up, and how Cote d’Azur living is fitting in with Scotch Eggs and Sausage.


  • How Emma came up with her clever business name.
  • Hear all about what is coming up for Christmas.
  • Emma grew up on a Farm. Hear how she turned that experience into a business.
  • Emma’s secret to a Scotch Egg.
  • Final dates for So-Sij turkey orders.
  • Gluten-free sausages are made in a separate space.
  • Meat-free alternatives.
  • The biggest challenges of running an English business in France.
  • Plans for refurbishment and next steps for So-Sij.
  • What will be on Emma’s table.


Important links mentioned by our guest

Emma Orr <emma@so-sij.com>

So-Sij Facebook https://www.facebook.com/thesausageladyantibes/

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