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Review of Liberty Fields

Review of Liberty Fields

Review of Liberty Fields For a long time I kept hearing about Liberty Fields products but I seemed to keep missing seeing the products in the shops. Finally this year I have managed to try not just one but TWO of their delicious apple products 

Review of Grounded Coffee – Poole

Review of Grounded Coffee – Poole

Review of Grounded Coffee in Poole. Grounded Coffee began in 2014 with the renovation of their first Land Rover into a mobile coffee truck. A familiar sight at many of Dorset’s infamous food festivals, Grounded Coffee became so popular that they now have a mini 

Banana Bread Recipe

Banana Bread Recipe

Banana Bread Recipe I dusted off this recipe this week when we ended up with a basket full of rather too brown looking bananas and my husband asked me to turn it into cake rather than throw them away.  This banana bread recipe is perfect 

Review of The Old Thatch in Wimborne

Review of The Old Thatch in Wimborne

Review of The Old Thatch in Wimborne With hospitality beginning to reopen again after the long winter lockdown restrictions, I was delighted to be invited to have lunch at the newly open The Old Thatch near Wimborne.  The Old Thatch is a beautiful 17th century 

The Churros Kings in Bournemouth

The Churros Kings in Bournemouth

The Churros Kings in Bournemouth It is always a treat when we spot a churros van, to stop get my kids a churros, my eldest in particular, LOVES them! We don’t spot them very often, maybe at a festival or a theme park? This summer 

The new Fropical Ferret by Badger Beers

The new Fropical Ferret by Badger Beers

The new Fropical Ferret by Badger Beers It’s always lovely to taste a new product from one of Dorset’s much loved brands. In this case it was the newly launched Fropical Ferret IPA by Badger Beers.  The Fropical Ferret is a tropical twist on one 

Creme Egg Brownies

Creme Egg Brownies

Creme Egg Brownies This recipe for Creme Egg Brownies is my take on a standard brownie recipe with the added bonus of some Creme Eggs baked into the top. With 3 different kinds of sugar in the brownie (plus the creme egg on top!), this 

Review of Fordington Gin’s ‘Gurt Lush’ Gin

Review of Fordington Gin’s ‘Gurt Lush’ Gin

Review of Fordington Gin’s ‘Gurt Lush’ Gin  Fordington Gin was founded by Ros Nelmes with a whole lot of love for Dorset and a passion for creating a delicious product. I have heard lots of lovely things about Fordington Gin (and Ros!) and was delighted 

Discovering macarons in Bournemouth with La Maison Macaron

Discovering macarons in Bournemouth with La Maison Macaron

Macarons in Bournemouth with La Maison Macaron This is something quite decadent about the french macaron… smaller than a traditional sweet bake, but so full of flavour and when made well, they are both crisp and chewy. They are a difficult bake to master and 

Find your local Fishmongers in Dorset

Find your local Fishmongers in Dorset

Have you had trouble when trying to find your local Fishmongers in Dorset? It wasn’t that long ago that finding somewhere to buy fresh fish outside of a supermarket was difficult, especially in East Dorset. Since the pandemic forced the first lockdown in March 2020,