Christmas

Review – All Points East [Victoria Park]

      Shekha’s trip to All Points East was a staggering success for the inaugural weekend of this ambitious festival with food, dance, sunshine and lightning…  Rating   Appeals To All Points East was clearly designed with as
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All Points East announce festivals and free events

Loyally covering Victoria Park’s summer programme every year, our Shekha will be heading to the inaugural All Points East festival there this year to sample its musical and foodie delights. What’s more, All Points East has announced, In The Neighbourhood, its weekday programme of
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The Charlatans play at Scorrier House's Great Estate this summer

All Escape to the Great Estate

Having been fortunate enough to be gently cooked at its inaugural year last year, our Laura looks forward to a party within the grounds of a great estate in Cornwall. Last year’s freshman year saw her sipping extraordinary amounts of (Cornish) Tarquin’s Gin within a secret gin
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TastingBritain.co.uk - Plateau, canary wharf

Review: Plateau [Canary Wharf]

An intense barre class on ice followed by a special Botanical Brunch at Canary Wharf’s Plateau restaurant? Sounds like hard work… Rating: Cuisine: Modern French In A Word: Posh Appeals to: City workers, those into luxury lunches with a view and anyone looking to have
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Advent Calendar 2017

Christmas – Best Advent Calendars of 2017

The countdown to Christmas is always a good excuse to indulge, and what better way than to start each day with a treat to get into the festive spirit? This year at Tasting Britain, we went all out and did a roundup of our favourite Advent calendars of the season. Aside from the
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Tasting Britain - Rosebud Preserves Review

Review – Rosebud Preserves Christmas Jam Selection

Rosebud Preserves, founded by Elsbeth Biltoft, has been making its jams, chutneys and jellies in Masham, North Yorkshire, since 1989. The company believe in sourcing local produce, cooking traditional recipes; and practising time-honoured techniques. Rosebud products do not use
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Food news – Less than 90 days ’til Christmas, so get ready for TASTE

Scary as it is, Christmas is just around the corner with less than 90 days to go (shocking)! But that means we are just weeks away from one of TB’s favourite foodie events of the year.  Taste of London puts on spectacular events, several times a year and all of which
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Food Cornwall Port Eliot

Port Eliot food is the best festival food

Down in Cornwall, summer time is not properly here until that literary feast and celebration Port Eliot is in full swing. We may have had weeks of sunshine, and the fields surrounding the festival site may be swishing with golden corn, but Port Eliot is an institution and
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Tasting Britain tries Quinlan's smoked salmon

Product Review – Quinlan’s smoked salmon

Rating   In a nutshell Since receiving my fish, the organic, wild salmon from Quinlan’s has won a Great Taste award. I can totally vouch for why. A delicate, sweet oak smoke with rich buttery salmon made this a really high quality smoked salmon, that would make an
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Devon knows how they make it so good

Food News: Somersault Festival Feasts

Some people in Cornwall have to brace themselves to even hear the word Devon. I have to admit it’s only been in recent years that I have appreciated the diversity of its Jurassic Coast, its moody moor land, and its undulating hills that deceive you into being surprised
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