Traditional Christmas food from around the world

We all know that Christmas is going to be a little different this year, so if you fancy changing it up in the kitchen too, here are some of the traditional foods enjoyed around the world at this time of year. We’re all pretty familiar with the roast dinner consisting of Turkey or Goose with […]

Cooking Brussels Sprouts – what you need to know

Love them or loathe them, there is no denying that Brussels Sprouts go perfectly with roasted meats and let’s face it, they are a Christmas tradition. If you’re cooking for the first time this year or have family with you that would usually be elsewhere, you might be worried about having these leftover, especially because […]

Top tips for the perfect Christmas Turkey

With everything that’s happened this year, chances are you won’t be indulging in the Christmas that you’re used to but however you are celebrating this year, whether you’re cooking dinner for the first time or changing up your menu, we’re here with some top tips for getting the perfect turkey for your Christmas dinner. Ok, […]

Eat like a royal this Christmas with the Queen’s mince pie recipe!

Ok, when we say the Queen’s mince pie recipe, what we mean is the Queen’s pastry chef’s mince pie recipe – the royal chef has shared their secret recipe, so we’ve included it here for you to make your own! The Queen’s personal chef makes her mince pies by hand months in advance and this […]

Dorset Food & Drink Christmas Fair Stall Holders

Join us for another year of wonderful, festive food and drink at our Dorset Food & Drink Christmas Fair! With over 50 local producers selling distinctively Dorset & seasonal produce set in the lovely grounds of Athelhampton House. Plus this year we have plenty of festive music provided by local choirs and singers, Santa visiting […]

Time for Turkey

I passed the entrance to Glebe Farm Owermoigne everyday for over two thirds of my working life and when the signs for their free-range turkeys went up, it would herald the start to the Christmas festivities. So I was thrilled to finally head up the track to see for myself what was involved in turkey […]