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Monday night is Steak night at The Ilsington Country House Hotel

WIth a twist to the norm - Monday night is Steak Night at The Ilsington Country House Hotel - and why not? You could enjoy a delightful evening in the fantastic surroundings of the Hotel's Blue Tiger Inn, whilst partaking in 2 Dartmoor Farmers Sirloin Steaks and a bottle of house wine...
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Bayards Cove Inn wins prestigious Hidden Gem Award

Bayards Cove Inn has won a prestigious award in a national competition scooping the Hidden Gem award for the south west as part of the eviivo 2017 awards. The category honoured properties that excel in all areas, with a great overall business and leaving their guests with great memories and...
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Littlepod celebrate National Real Vanilla Day

Littlepod has been celebrating National Real Vanilla Day this year by showing how versatile the product, once known as Black Gold can be. Samples of Vanilla Beer, vanilla smoothies, vanilla truffles, spiced pumpkin & vanilla soup (the list goes on) were all available for visitors to Darts...
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Goat's Kefir launched by Dartington Dairy

Dartington Dairy's latest product to be launched is the delicious Kefir - a highly nutritious fermented goats milk drink. Along with oodles of good bacteria, Kefir can also boast very little lactose due to the fermenting process.   
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Black Tor Brewery launch limited edition Jester Gold

Black Tor Brewery of Christow in Dartmoor National Park, are releasing a limited edition green hopped golden ale brewed with Jester hops, an exciting new English hop variety bred by hop merchants Charles Faram, released in 2015 to rival the powerful aromas and flavours of New World hops....
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Salcombe Distilling Co named 'Best Producer' at Food & Drink Devon Awards

Salcombe Distilling Co. were celebrating in style at the Deer Park Country House Hotel after collecting a flurry of awards at the annual Food & Drink Devon Awards 2017.  Hosted, for the third year running, by BBC Radio 2's utterly brilliant Nigel Barden, Salcombe ...
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The Magnificent Devon!

WINNERS OF THE ESTEEMED FOOD & DRINK DEVON AWARDS ANNOUNCED Devon is truly magnificent.  At last night’s annual Food & Drink Devon Awards the pinnacle of the county’s food and drink producers, hospitality businesses and speciality retailers celebrated in fantastic style at the...
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Salcombe Gin celebrate their 1st Birthday

It’s been a phenomenal year for Salcombe Gin, winning a multitude of awards including Double Gold at the San Francisco World Spirit Competition and 3 Great Taste stars.  The highly popular Salcombe Gin School launched in March where the curious gin lover can develop and distil their...
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Best Casual Dining & a superlative Sunday lunch at Riverford Field Kitchen

The experience of eating in The Riverford Field Kitchen is something to remember and it seems The Guardian and Taste of the West judges agree.  It’s been a celebratory month at the Field Kitchen, based near Totnes, with the team picking up the gold award for Best Casual Dining Restaurant...
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Good Game set to expand with £80K investment

Award-winning charcuterie company, Good Game, has been awarded £40k of EU funding, matched by a further £40k investment of their own as part of a growth strategy. To support the company’s ambition to increase production by 300%, the Topsham based manufacturer has completed its custom-built...
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