Food Producer

A fantastically tasty list of all the amazing Food Producers in Dorset that we have reviewed.

Review of Flo & Frankie’s Fudge

Review of Flo & Frankie’s Fudge

Fudge is an absolute treat for me, a little bit of sugary heaven. I am currently avoiding lactose to sort out some dietary issues so when I was approached by Flo and Frankie’s Fudge, I was DELIGHTED to find out that they also offered vegan…

Review of Coastal Forage Pies

Review of Coastal Forage Pies

In these last few weeks, we have loved discovering oodles of Dorset’s independent food and drink businesses and when Coastal Forage Pies contacted us, we jumped at the chance of trying their handmade pies. Coastal Forage Pies was founded in July 2019 by Jenny after…

Dorset’s Micro Food Producers

Dorset’s Micro Food Producers

Many of our amazing food producers handmake their food products from home or from small factories across Dorset. They are made (or grown)  in small batches and often supply many of our cafes, restaurants, farm shops and delis as well as making products for sale…

Dorset’s Milk Vending Machines

Dorset’s Milk Vending Machines

During our daily lockdown walk through the village, there was one thing that seemed to be chugging along as normal and that was the installation of a milk vending machine. I thought what a brilliant innovative idea, until I found out later there are a…

Review of Olivero Olive Oil

Review of Olivero Olive Oil

I’m always on the look out for a local product that is grown and produced with love and care. I was recently given a bottle of Extra Virgin Olive Oil from Olivero and it is the perfect example of the type of product and business…

Shops selling local produce, basics, fruit, veg and dried goods during Lockdown

Shops selling local produce, basics, fruit, veg and dried goods during Lockdown

Page updated on Wednesday 17th June 2020. We are trying to keep this as accurate as possible but some of this information changes daily/hourly. Please call businesses to check before travelling.  In these uncertain times, our beloved food and drink industry is being hit hard…

Review of Lizzie Baking Bird’s Isolation Boxes

Review of Lizzie Baking Bird’s Isolation Boxes

Lizzie (Crow) really doesn’t need any introduction if you are from the west of the county or you’re regular visitors to the Farmers Market and/or Food Festivals. Lizzie aka Baking Bird, is the one that cooks the most amazing rustic, gnarly, mouth watering, delicious, beautiful…

Review of Sun Rum – a tasty rum blended in Bournemouth.

Review of Sun Rum – a tasty rum blended in Bournemouth.

With all this rain we’ve had this winter, I was eager to imagine a warmer summer’s evening and relished the chance to try a swig of the tasty Sun Rum. Blended in Bournemouth from 4 different, sun-soaked rums (a Barbadian 3 and 5 year White…

Review of Dorset Wasabi Vodka

Review of Dorset Wasabi Vodka

I love finding new flavours and when I was offered a press sample of the new Wasabi Vodka from Dorset’s Wasabi Company, I jumped at the chance to try it. The Wasabi Company was started by a happy group of watercress growers who had been…

Review of Sozages

Review of Sozages

We were delighted to be contacted by Sozages’ Founders Steve and Janessa Godden to try their brand new range of sausages – check out the review to find out more.