What foods can you look forward to in October

As September draws to a close and we head into October the change in season will start to become much more obvious. The leaves will change colour, it’ll feel a bit colder and the night will draw in quicker – not only that but lots of filling, hearty flavours will come into season. October’s fruit […]

Stout and apple bread | World Apple Day recipes

As World Apple Day is taking place on 21st October and we all know how much Dorset apples are loved around the UK, we thought we’d put together a series of recipes all featuring the humble apple. Make sure to keep up to date on our latest recipes here. This is an easy bread to […]

Mustard pork and apples | World Apple Day recipes

As World Apple Day is taking place on 21st October and we all know how much Dorset apples are loved around the UK, we thought we’d put together a series of recipes all featuring the humble apple. Make sure to keep up to date on our latest recipes here. This is a wonderful, warming meal […]

Juniper and apple braised red cabbage | World Apple Day recipes

As World Apple Day is taking place on 21st October and we all know how much Dorset apples are loved around the UK, we thought we’d put together a series of recipes all featuring the humble apple. Make sure to keep up to date on our latest recipes here. It might be a bit early […]

Celebrate World Vegetarian Day with some proper Dorset grub!

World Vegetarian Day is an annual celebration of all things vegetarian and is the starting point for Vegetarian Awareness Month which aims to inform people about the various benefits of eating healthily and sustainably. Being vegetarian or incorporating more vegetarian meals into your diet doesn’t mean you have to miss out one amazingly tasty food […]

Tangle Foot Toad in the Hole with Ale Gravy

As we start heading into Autumn proper, we will all be looking for more comfort food, something warming and hearty so why not give this Toad in the Hole made with real Dorset ingredients? Ingredients: For the toad in the Hole 8 rashers of streaky bacon 8 Lincolnshire sausages 3 tbsp olive oil 3 medium […]

British Food Fortnight goes online!

As with many of the big events this year, British Food Fortnight has headed online for their annual celebration of British food. This year’s event features all the usual fun of a food festival with cookery demonstrations, celebrity chefs, talks from people in the industry, food stalls, nutritional advice and more with new activities added […]

Congratulations to this year’s Great Taste Awards winners!

The Great Taste Awards are one of the world’s largest food and drink awards and with over 12,700 products being judged this year is also one of the world’s most trusted when it comes to accolades. Products entered receive 1, 2 or 3 star accolades all of which are highly respected seals of approval. This […]

Finalists announced for Dorset Food, Drink and Farming Awards 2020

Sponsored by Dorset Food and Drink, the Dorset Food, Drink and Farming Awards, hosted by Dorset Magazine, are entering their second round of judging with the winners to be announced in the December issue. Because of the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus, to ensure the safety of everyone involved, this year’s event will be run […]

Calling all gin lovers!

Calling all gin lovers! ***Competition** Wow do we have a treat for you! Twisted Nose Gin is made with fresh watercress from Farms in Dorset. We’re lucky enough to have two bottles to give away for you and a friend thanks to The Watercress Company. They will also be adding in bunches of their finest […]