Dorset Magazine Food, Drink & Farming Awards 2019 Launched

Voting is now open for your favourite local heroes in the Dorset Magazine Food, Drink & Farming Awards! Dorset Magazine Food, Drink & Farming Awards are back for 2019, to champion our county’s food and drink. The awards will take place at the Italian Villa in Compton Acres, Poole on 26th September and again Dorset […]

Dorset vineyards launch the first West Dorset Vineyard Trail for English Wine Week

Three Dorset vineyards launch the first West Dorset Vineyard Trail in celebration of English Wine Week 2019 (Saturday 25th May – Sunday 2nd June). Building on the success of the last few years production and sales of English Wine; Bride Valley, Furleigh Estate and Langham Wine Estate are launching the first West Dorset Vineyard Trail […]

Spring Tide Food Festival is back for its 10th year

The ever popular Spring Tide Food Festival is celebrating its 10th year, with its event taking place next weekend. Taste buds will be teased on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th May from 10am to 4pm, at Hive Beach, Burton Bradstock, as the event takes place on the spectacular Jurassic coast, where event goers will find […]

Mitch Tonks’ Rockfish heads to Dorset

Weymouth Esplanade is set to be the new, picturesque location for Mitch Tonks’ restaurant group, Rockfish. Chef and CEO Mitch Tonks is bringing his award-winning seafood restaurant group, Rockfish to Dorset. Opening restaurants in Weymouth in July, with a date to be announced, and at Poole Quay in October, bringing the group to 8 restaurants […]

Eight Arch Brewing Co. win at SIBA South West Awards

Small independent brewery and Member of Dorset Food & Drink, Eight Arch Brewing Co have exceeded all their expectations by winning an iconic eight awards at the SIBA South West Awards! The Eight Arch Brewing Co, established in 2015 and based in Wimborne, won big at the recent SIBA (Society of Independent Brewers Association) South […]

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. This is one of the biggest food events that takes place in Dorset and we’re pleased to once again be working […]

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 […]

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, Love Dorset Food and Drink Weeks, to showcase 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 […]

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 […]