Heather Brown

Heather Brown runs Dorset Foodie Feed and just loves championing local businesses. Heather lives in Bournemouth with her husband and two teenage boys.

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…

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…

Building Websites

Building Websites

During the Covid19 outbreak, we have tried to help food and drink businesses as much as we can. You can see a list of help available to businesses here… https://dorset.foodiefeed.co.uk/coronavirus-support/ Heather also helped some small micro producers to rebuild their websites to allow them to…

Legal Advice for Food and Drink Businesses during Covid19 Pandemic

Legal Advice for Food and Drink Businesses during Covid19 Pandemic

We’ve been listening to the food and drink community in Dorset and have seen people reaching out for help with different topics. We have been in touch with local, award winning law firm Steele Raymond LLP, to put together a list of legal areas food…

Diverse Abilities Charity Recipe Book and Cookie Recipe

Diverse Abilities Charity Recipe Book and Cookie Recipe

Diverse Abilities, a charity that helps children and adults who have profound physical and learning disabilities, have rustled up a delicious recipe book stuffed full of sweet bakes all donated by people associated with their charity. Entitled ‘Scrumptious Home Baking’, the recipe book costs £9.95…

Review of Forno Pizza in Bournemouth

Review of Forno Pizza in Bournemouth

Our family of four are big fans of pizza and we have had the pleasure of sampling Forno Pizza a few times at various festivals and events over the years. During Lockdown we have ordered a delicious, hot home delivery from their base in Winton…

Baking Ratios and a Raspberry Crumble Bar Recipe

Baking Ratios and a Raspberry Crumble Bar Recipe

During the Coronavirus lockdown, many people have tried their hand at baking at home… so much so that the supermarkets have been cleared of flour, sugar and yeast for weeks! I have seen lots of bake-a-longs on social media and many new recipe e-books have…

Help for Food and Drink businesses during the Coronavirus Pandemic

Help for Food and Drink businesses during the Coronavirus Pandemic

We have been working hard to help the Food and Drink sector in Dorset during this Pandemic and we have pulled together advice from experts to help our brilliant food and drink businesses.   Legal Advice for food and drink businesses – we have asked…

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…