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The Best Foodie Experiences in Devon

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We love getting ‘hands-on’ with lovely local produce and what better way than to book one of the fabulous courses available here in Devon. Here is our round-up of some of the best foodie experiences in the county. Devon Cookery School Classes & Farm to Fork Experience Devon Cookery School offers fun, relaxed, and informative cooking experiences in a gorgeous …

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Sustainability Spotlight: The Curator

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We spoke to Sarah Lamaro, Co-founder of The Curator, this month to find out what her and her partner, Matteo, are doing to make their business more sustainable for both their customers and their team. Here’s what Sarah told us… About The Curator The Curator celebrated 10 years last month which has given us an excuse to celebrate, especially after …

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Celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in Devon in Style

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With a long bank holiday weekend ahead, there will be plenty of opportunities to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in style. Here’s our round up of the best Jubilee events and hampers. Toast the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with Luscombe’s Limited Edition Strawberry Bubbly Raise a toast this June to the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with Royal Warrant holder Luscombe’s, new ‘Queen’s …

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Delicious Ways to Treat Dad this Father’s Day

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It’s Father’s Day on 19th June and Food Drink Devon has lots of great suggestions for gifts and dining out. Here are some delicious ideas for treating your dad. Hattiers Rum Distillery Tours & Gifts B Corp certified Hattiers Rum offers the perfect gifts for rum loving dads, step-dads, grandpas and husbands this Father’s Day (Sunday 19th June).  Whether it’s …

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Sustainability Spotlight: Luscombe Drinks

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About Luscombe Luscombe is passionate about crafting the very best tasting organic drinks.  They source the finest quality organic whole fruits from trusted growers around the world which they expertly blend with their own source of Dartmoor spring water to create an award-winning range of fruit juices, crushes, bubblies, sparkling waters, tonic waters and mixers.  They are the proud holders …

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Food Drink Devon Launches Sustainability Pioneer Award

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A major new Devon-based award designed to celebrate and promote sustainability has been launched by Food Drink Devon, the county’s leading food and drink organisation which has over 350 members, at the Met Office headquarters in Exeter.  Food Drink Devon’s Sustainability Pioneer Award will shine a light on businesses that go the extra mile in their endeavours to be environmentally …

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Sustainability Spotlight: Sandridge Barton, the home of Sharpham Wine

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This month we’re shining our sustainability spotlight on Sandridge Barton, the new home of Sharpham Wine. Retail Manager, Tom Wedgery, tells us what they are doing to ensure their new location operates as sustainably as possibly. About Sandridge Barton, the home of Sharpham Wine Nestled in a picturesque valley in the South Hams, Sandridge Barton Wines may appear to be a …

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Devon’s Best Food Fairs & Festivals

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After two years disrupted by covid restrictions, Food Drink Devon can not wait to explore Devon’s host of fabulous food fairs and shows. Here’s a list of our favourites. 1st May: Salcombe Crab Fest Crabfest is not just an excellent opportunity for seafood lovers to get together and crack open some fine tasting crabs. More than that, Crabfest has become …

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Sustainability Spotlight: Bayards Cove Inn

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This month we’re shining our sustainability spotlight on Bayards Cove Inn. Here they tell us what they are doing to ensure their business operates as sustainably as possible. About Bayards Cove Inn Bayards Cove Inn is one of Dartmouth’s most iconic buildings, just a few feet away from Bayards Cove where the Mayflower set sail for the New World. Back then …

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Susy Atkins Appointed to Food Drink Devon’s Board and as Head Drinks Judge of Prestigious Awards

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Food Drink Devon, one of the county’s leading food and drink organisations, has appointed Susy Atkins to their board of directors.  Renowned national drinks writer, drinks columnist for the Sunday Telegraph and drinks editor for delicious. magazine, Susy will also head up the judging of the drinks categories in the 2022 Food Drink Devon Awards, which close for entries on …