Abbotsbury Food Fair Stall Holders

It’s back for 2019! Join us for another year of fabulous food and drink at Abbotsbury Food Fair! With around 30 local producers selling distinctively Dorset produce set in the stunning Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens. More info Abbotsbury Food Fair Facebook Event List of Stall Holders Producers Bayside Bakery Cerne Abbas Brewery Dorset Chilli Shop Dorset […]

Mixing it up with Grey Bear Bar Company

Lloyd Brown started his hospitality career at the tender age of 15 behind the bar of a local pub, not totally legal, but one that would shape his future. After that and whilst still in 6th form at school, he was managing The Victoria Hotel in Dorchester and pulling pints during his lunch breaks. Lloyd […]

New Directors Needed!

Dorset Food & Drink has come a long way in the last couple of years and we’ve enjoyed the support of some cracking directors who’ve shaped it into a relatively newly formed Community Interest Company with strong ambitions for growth and development into the future. Some of our original directors have decided now is the […]

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 Dorset, especially its food. So much so they named their award-winning artisan preserves business “From Dorset With Love” because they really do mean it. Chrissy was training to be a Legal Executive at a local (Blandford) solicitor […]

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 double cream, British sugar and an abundance of natural ingredients. They don’t use artificial additives or GMOs, no added colours nor flavours, no nuts, everything’s gluten free and they are suitable for vegetarians as well as being Halal […]

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 2014 after the birth of her son, she gained weight and became ill. The NHS just didn’t have the right tools to correct Rachel’s health problems, so she decided that it was time for […]

Love Dorset Food & Drink Weeks

To coincide with Valentine’s Day and the Spring half-term holidays, Dorset Food & Drink (DF&D) are organising a 15 day long celebration of all the great food and drink from right here in the county. This will be a fantastic opportunity for all of us to show our love for our favourites amongst the delicious […]

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 over 50 local producers selling distinctively Dorset & seasonal produce set in the lovely grounds of Athelhampton House. Plus this year we have plenty of festive music provided by local choirs and singers, Santa visiting […]

We’re recruiting!

*This post is now closed* We’re recruiting! We’re recruiting a Commercial Project Manager to come and join the team and take the lead on developing the sort of initiatives that will deliver real commercial benefit to our members. Would you relish the chance to come and take Dorset Food & Drink to the next level […]