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.

Marketing tips for food and drink businesses during the Coronavirus outbreak.

Marketing tips for food and drink businesses during the Coronavirus outbreak.

For the first time, rather than food and drink businesses having to work hard to find their customers to communicate with them, people and communities are actively seeking out information from businesses. They are searching the internet and their social media for places to buy…

Recipe for Sausage and Baked Bean Pie

Recipe for Sausage and Baked Bean Pie

This is so simple to make and turns a pretty basic sausage and beans dinner into something a bit fancier and is a wonderful comfort food. You can make your pastry from scratch but we’ve used pre made pastry here for ease.

Dorset food and drink businesses open during the Coronavirus Outbreak

Dorset food and drink businesses open during the Coronavirus Outbreak

Page updated on Saturday 4th April 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 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 Rockfish Restaurant in Poole

Review of Rockfish Restaurant in Poole

Dorset Foodie Feed was kindly invited to try the new Rockfish restaurant that has recently opened on Poole Quay and since we have only heard lovely things about the Rockfish restaurants, we eagerly accepted the invite! Rockfish opened their first restaurant in Dartmouth in 2010…

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.

Review of Rona’s Delights

Review of Rona’s Delights

Check out our food producer review of Rona’s Delights – a delightful, boutique Bakery in Wimborne, Dorset.

Review of Brewhouse & Kitchen – Poole

Review of Brewhouse & Kitchen – Poole

Heather visited the Brewhouse & Kitchen in Poole with her family to try their latest, seasonal, home-brewed beers and taste some of the delicious items on their menus.

Review of Hotel du Vin Restaurant in Poole

Review of Hotel du Vin Restaurant in Poole

I was kindly invited into Hotel du Vin in Poole to sample their new menus. I’ve eaten here a handful of times before, but always with friends (and without kids) so I was delighted to be able to take my kids this time too and…