Restaurants

Crab House Cafe – Weymouth

You can tell a lot about a restaurant by the accessories you’re given – a very upmarket joint in Shanghai provided us with two sets of chopsticks, one for picking food up from shared plates and another for eating with, while a plush New York...

News

Larmar Tree

Larmer Tree Festival are proud to announce a fun-fuelled family activity schedule featuring favourite kids TV presenters, along with family games, storytelling and crafting to get the whole family...

Food Producers

Lunch’d Deliveroo - Bournemouth

Lunch’d Deliveroo – Bournemouth

Oli is one of the most charismatic souls I’ve had the pleasure of meeting. His sense of humour (which has me in screams) is only trumped by his fantastic ability to bring worlds flavours and...

West Dorset Foodie

Urban Guild - Bournemouth

Urban Guild – Bournemouth

Urban Guild owned by Local boy Mark Cribb, comprises of Urban Beach (Boutique hotel, cocktail bar & bistro), Urban Reef (Beach front bar, cafe & restaurant), The Wood Oven (Wood-fired...

East Dorset Foodie

Lunch’d – Bournemouth

I've been a fan of Oli Perron's delicious food for a long time and this week sees an exciting step in the brilliant Lunch'd adventure - its now available from Delliveroo and Uber Eats and to...

Purbeck Foodie

Crab House - Weymouth

Crab House Cafe – Weymouth

You can tell a lot about a restaurant by the accessories you’re given – a very upmarket joint in Shanghai provided us with two sets of chopsticks, one for picking food up from shared plates...

North Dorset Foodie

Bean Shot Coffee – Sherborne

If you follow me on Instagram you know I like stopping for coffees in many places and that I also have my favourites. Today I popped in somewhere I hadn't been in before, but now wish I had popped...

Fleurie Forbes-Martin

Lunch’d Deliveroo - Bournemouth

Lunch’d Deliveroo – Bournemouth

Oli is one of the most charismatic souls I’ve had the pleasure of meeting. His sense of humour (which has me in screams) is only trumped by his fantastic ability to bring worlds flavours 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....

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...

Rachael Pitman

Member of Dorset Food & Drink

Dark Bear - Bridport

Dark Bear – Bridport

There is a new cocktail bar called Dark Bear opened in Bridport, it takes over the Aroma Cafe from 18:00 till late, Wednesday through to Saturday. Dark Bear is a joint venture by Lloyd Brown &...

The Pig on the Beach - Studland

The Pig on the Beach – Studland

With their commitment to a 25 mile menu, The Pig on the Beach at Studland really does look to provide a locally sourced meal. Fortunately, the Isle of Purbeck has a wealth of great produce and...

HIT Chef Training Dorset

The Great Dorset Bake Off 2018

As part of the National Apprenticeship Week, HIT Training Dorset challenged apprentice chefs to create a 'new' Dorset dish. Yorkshire has its puddings, Cumberland have their sausages, Bakewell has...

Recipes

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...

Dairy Free Smoked Mackerel Pate

Dairy Free Smoked Mackerel Pate

Over the last few months, I have been trying to cut out as much dairy as possible (Coastal Cheddar & Dorset Blue don't count!). I was on the lookout for a dairy free version of my usual smoked...