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A FISHY TALE

A FISHY TALE

There’s always room for another cookbook on your shelf right? Especially one as visually appealing as this one. FOUR SEASONS AT THE FISH DELI is a recent publication by Nick and Michele Legg from the Ashburton Fish Deli, an amazing delicatessen specialising in … yes […]

FOLLOW THE BEAR

FOLLOW THE BEAR

Having recently been a Grand Finalist in the Food Magazine Awards Best Foodie Pub category and holder of a Gold Taste of the West Award, I was super keen to try The Bear and Blacksmith just down the coast from us in the village of […]

GETTING COSY IN EXETER

GETTING COSY IN EXETER

Recently the hubby and I found ourselves locked in a cosy 1940’s styled Private Detective’s office in the middle of Exeter! Now I know what you’re thinking … but no this isn’t some kind of strange fetish we have. For some strange reason someone thought […]

YOU SAY NDUJA …

YOU SAY NDUJA …

Whilst rooting around Ben’s Farm Shop (formally Riverford) the other day I came across a jar of Nduja Jam hiding out at the bottom of the fridge. No it’s not a mutant turtle superhero but a delicious spreadable type of salami. Ever curious I popped […]

BOXING CLEVER

BOXING CLEVER

Now, much as I like scooting off to our local shops every few days, seeing what’s in season and choosing the best of what’s on offer, sometimes it’s nice to let someone else do the hard work for you. Especially on a rainy day in […]

WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE

WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE

Something’s stirring in the quaint little market town of Ashburton with the recent arrival of Rust and the Wolf – a lifestyle shop which also houses the Spray Shop Café. Blink and you might miss the doorway which is next door to the Post Office […]

BLOGGIN’ IT !

BLOGGIN’ IT !

I LOVE FOOD. There I’ve said it. And I’ve been lucky in that in one way or another it has always been a big part of my life. My earliest memory of food was helping my Aunty Aggie make custard slices on a Saturday. Unfortunately, these […]