Play cupid this Valentine’s with Fordington Gin

If your significant other is something of a gin connoisseur, show them you care by picking up a bottle of Fordington Gin’s Cupid’s Bow, a deliciously pink gin with flavours of strawberry, hibiscus and a hint of vanilla. It’s the perfect gin for an atmospheric lockdown date, whether you’re in the same household or meeting […]

Vegan Christmas pudding

If you saw our Stir up Sunday post, you’ll already have an idea of how to make a Christmas pudding, but if you are catering for vegans or someone with a food allergy, here’s a free from version for you Ingredients: 150g dates 50ml orange juice 50ml brandy 150g dried fruit 50g treacle 50g glace […]

Tours & Tastings are back!

Langham Wine Estate are pleased to announce that they are re-launching tours & tastings from this Saturday! The team have worked hard to adapt our existing tour structure to ensure that it is safe for guests & staff alike in tier 2. Tours will run Thursday – Saturday in December & will be limited to […]

Christmas wine suggestions from Morrish and Banham

If you’re starting to gather together your food and drink for Christmas Day and are wondering what on earth to serve with dinner, Caroline from Morrish and Banham has you covered with these tasty tipples, perfect for Christmas! On Christmas morning,  what better way of an aperitif than a glass of Dorset Fizz or indeed […]

Langham Wine Estate is the IWSC Sparkling Wine Producer of the Year 2020!

It’s official – English Sparking wine has beaten top Champagne brands in this years’ International Wine & Spirits Competition. We are absolutely delighted to announce that our single estate vineyard, from the heart of Dorset, England, has just won one of the most prestigious awards a producer can win – the IWSC Sparkling Wine Producer […]

Dorset producers offering services during lockdown

Much like before, the people of Dorset are coming together to keep the community fed and watered during the winter lockdown. Take a look below to find out who is offering what! Hive Cafes The three sites, The Hive, The Watch House and the Club House will be closing, but they will be running their […]

Blandford Banana and Gingerbread Trifle

If you want a boozy treat this winter, take a look at this trifle from Badger Ales, this trifle serves 8 – 10 and takes around an hour from start to finish.   Ingredients  For the gingerbread: 225g plain flour 125g light muscovado sugar 1 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp salt a few good grinds of […]

Fabulous Lamb Casserole from Fordington Gin

Take a look at this fabulous Lamb Casserole from Fordington Gin, ideal for Autumn evenings! You will need: 25g plain flour 2kg boneless shoulder or leg of lamb (remove the excess fat and cut into 2cm pieces) 2 tbsp sunflower oil 50g unsmoked bacon lardons 1 medium onion, chopped 3 medium carrots, peeled and cut into dice […]