Blog

Be inspired by our members in these blog posts, written by our volunteer bloggers John Grindle, Lucy Marks and the occasional guest blogger. You’ll also find competitions here, for the chance to win a selection of prizes from a range of your favourite Dorset food and drink producers.

Taste the love of Dorset with From Dorset With Love

When you start chatting to Chrissy & Karl Regler, you soon realise that they are extremely passionate about Dorse… more

Purbeck Ice Cream add new flavours to their range for 2019!

Award winning Purbeck Ice Cream is made on a farm overlooking Corfe Castle, using fresh Purbeck milk, thick Dorset … more

Gut Feeling – Dorset’s First Bone Broth Company

Locally born & bred Rachel Down is owner & director of Boil and Broth, a business she created in 2017. In 201… more

Love Dorset Food & Drink Weeks

To coincide with Valentine’s Day and the Spring half-term holidays, Dorset Food & Drink (DF&D) are organisi… more

Dorset Food & Drink Christmas Fair Stall Holders

Join us for another year of wonderful, festive food and drink at our Dorset Food & Drink Christmas Fair! With ove… more

We’re recruiting!

*This post is now closed* We’re recruiting! We’re recruiting a Commercial Project Manager to come and joi… more

All About Apples : Health, History & Heritage

Around 2000 BCE, a sharp tasting, modest-sized ancestor of the apple grew in the mountains of Kazakhstan. Over time, … more

Time for Turkey

I passed the entrance to Glebe Farm Owermoigne everyday for over two thirds of my working life and when the signs for… more

Dorset Food & Drink Guide 2018/19 – Out Now!

  Dorset Food & Drink’s free Guide for 2018/19 is out now. Discover the real taste of Dorset and find … more

Dorset Food, Drink & Farming Awards 2018 – Winners Revealed

The Dorset Food, Drink & Farming Awards took place on Thursday 27th September at The Italian Villa. These awards … more

Gingernut’s Free From Goodies

From an early age Steph Lowe learnt how to bake from her Mother and after leaving school she enrolled on the Chef Sch… more

Chilled Tomato Soup – In Season with The Pig on the Beach

The Pig on the Beach prides itself on its kitchen garden, supplying simple British produce for their restaurant. &nbs… more