About Smedes Fine Food

Premium Quality, Tradition and Innovation

Smedes Fine Food is a family owned Dutch business founded in 1972. We have a long-standing tradition of producing innovative, premium quality batter products. 

With more than 45 years of experience, we are proud to be THE specialist producer of the finest, crispiest batter mixes for fish and chicken.  

Now also available: Golden Crispy Gluten Free Batter Mix!


Smedes Fine Food in a nutshell

  • Producer of batter mixes for food professionals
  • Certified to IFS Higher Level certification
  • Fully automated production plant
  • Specialised in batters for industry
  • Currently exporting to Germany, Belgium, Ireland, UK, Norway, Belarus,  Israel & China
  • Production capacity: 10,000 tonnes per year
  • In-house R&D department
  • Professional cooking studio for fish & chicken frying workshops


Customer focused training & workshops

We believe in supporting the end-users of our products and like to share our love for good food by passing on our expertise of the Dutch way of frying fish and chicken.

Get in touch with one of our distributors at bottom of this page to order our Golden Crispy Batter Mixes or to request information on a fish frying workshop / training course which we organise periodically. At these events we share our expertise and give inspiration to end-users of our batter mixes.

Smedes Fine Food is supporting the development of the industry:

  • We are an “Associate Member” of the National Federation of Fish Friers in the United Kingdom - www.federationoffishfriers.co.uk

  • We work with the Bord Iascaigh Mhara's (BIM), the Seafood Development Agency in Ireland - www.bim.ie – offering a dedicated training course to fishmongers in Ireland.


Contact Smedes Fine Foods for more information or questions about the suitability of the Smedes Golden Crispy Batter Mixes for your products.

Foodservice distributor –  looking to list our products?

If you are a Foodservice distributor and you would like to list our Golden Crispy Batter Mixes in your product range then please contact us.

End-user - looking for distribution in your local area?

If you are a Foodservice or Food Industry end-user and are looking for a distributor to supply our Batter mix and Batter flour to you in your local area then please contact us.
Or you can find allready an excisting distributor in your arear. Click here to find it.

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