Category Archives: Food & Drink

Why We Love Food (And You Should, Too!)

Food is both essential to our health and well-being and also intrinsically part of our culture and daily life.  Starting from a young age, many of our memories are made involving food such as baking with a grandparent, working in … Continue reading

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Hogmanay Traditions

Hogmanay is the Scots term for the last day of the year, or New Year’s Eve and sees the Scottish hold a special celebration that runs through midnight into the New Year – and sometimes into the following day too! … Continue reading

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Devon Gift Hamper Companies

Giving the gift of a hamper at Christmas is an old tradition and one that can have various applications today.  Whether buying a range of necessities for someone in their first home for Christmas, a selection of luxury items for … Continue reading

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Tea & Tittle Tattle – Budleigh Salterton

We’d like to welcome the award-winning Tea and Tittle Tattle to our Devon Food & Drink Guide! The tearoom serves homemade food using locally sourced ingredients. They have a great selection of cakes and sweet treats, with speciality Vintage Afternoon Teas … Continue reading

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10 Signs You Are in a Good Restaurant

When it comes to visiting a restaurant, there are lots of ideas about what is a sign of a good one and what isn’t. The ultimate sign is, of course, good food but there are other factors that can help … Continue reading

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A night in Foodie Heaven; A Taste of Devon has an evening at The Coach House

Here at A Taste of Devon, we love to try a variety of flavours and experiences from across Devon, so when we were invited to an Evening with 2 Star Michelin Chef Michael Caines at The Coach House – the … Continue reading

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A True Feast of a Festival- Food Fest Barnstaple 2014

At a Taste of Devon we are always on the lookout for events that allow us to sample some delicious meals whilst enjoying some of the very best of the area. With the weather closing in on us and the … Continue reading

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What’s On This Week – September 2nd-7th

Every week we bring information you the latest food events in the county.For our full calendar including details on Farmers and Produce Markets please visit http://www.atasteofdevon.co.uk/ Tuesday 2nd September 2014 Barnstaple Pannier MarketBideford Farmers MarketCroyde Bay MarketTorrington Indoor Food and … Continue reading

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What’s On – Devon Food Events for w/c 4th August 2014

What’s On This Week Every week we bring information you the latest food events in the county. For our full calendar including details on Farmers and Produce Markets please visit http://www.atasteofdevon.co.uk/ South Devon Crab Monthwww.visitsouthdevon.co.uk/whats-on/crab-month August sees South Devon celebrating … Continue reading

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Read my Interview with MasterChef Finalist Jack Lucas

  On a grey morning in London, six strangers sat in a hotel lobby, subtly trying to work out who amongst the other guests was wearing flat shoes – and were the people that were, their MasterChef rivals?  I was … Continue reading

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