La Belle Assiette

Like most of you, I thought it must be frightfully expensive having a private chef cook in your home. But we would be wrong, it is actually great value for money.

La Belle Assiette are experts at supplying top quality chefs and have a huge...


Recipe Competition!

Do you have a Stew Recipe you’ll enjoy cooking this Autumn for the ones you love the most?

This October County Foods are looking to reward the most original stew recipe that has family and...

Food Producers

Ringwood Brewery

In celebration of National Ale Week, Ringwood Brewery invited Mr East Dorset Foodie and three drinking companions to their factory tour and to sample some of...

West Dorset Foodie

East Dorset Foodie

Hotel du Vin – Poole

Set in a beautiful Georgian Manor house, just off the Quay front in Poole, sits the wonderful Hotel du Vin Hotel and Bistro. I was given the opportunity to head over and sample their Winter...

North Dorset Foodie

Purbeck Foodie

Asado in Argentina

I experienced a traditional Asado "barbecue" during my holiday in Argentina, it was an amazing experience and I thought I would share it with you - aside from the beef and pork ribs and...

Hope Pointing

Bridge House - Beaminster

Bridge House – Beaminster

Cocktail and Canapes Evening

We were welcomed we the first cocktail of the night ‘Spring into action G&T’ - Navy strength gin, tonic, white borage and aromatic herbs....

Rachael Pitman

The Paddle - Highcliffe

The Paddle – Highcliffe

The Paddle is a great little cafe/restaurant in Highcliffe almost on the Dorset/Hampshire border. After posting some pictures of my latest visit on instagram it became clear that I wasn’t the...

Fleurie Forbes-Martin

Dilli Haat - Westbourne

Dilli Haat – Westbourne

After a seriously delayed promise to go out for dinner with my friend Daniel, we were scouring Google for options before he stumbled across a new privately owned restaurant that opened its doors...

Liza Salmon-Davies

The Wasabi Company

The Wasabi Company

A taste of Dorset Wasabi…….

Wasabi….the Japanese Horseradish a taste more akin to hot mustard it’s definitely not for the faint hearted….but when added as a sauce it...


Liberty Fields Apple Syrup

Liberty Fields – Apple Syrup

Liberty Fields have been busy creating apple based products since their Apple Balsamic Vinegar was launched in November 2012. This summer they have added a new product Apple Syrup (Dorset’s...

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