Journal

Happy days and holidays, news from the cookery school and farmhouse as well as details of our latest competitions and giveaways. To be honest, any chance to celebrate or simply bring a smile to everyone’s face.

Down on the farm.

Down on the farm.

We stepped out of the kitchen to visit local shepherd Grace, who lives close by. There’s no denying that Grace is totally committed to her growing flock of Dorset Poll sheep but chatting to her recently, it was evident that her long term aims of establishing a...

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Easter Chocolate Giveaway

Easter Chocolate Giveaway

WIN 'direct trade', micro batch chocolate in our  Easter 'giveaway'... Chocolate has become synonymous with Easter and we believe that everyone should have the chance to taste a unique and delicious single origin bar.  So, when we open the farmhouse doors to guests...

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How we judge marmalade.

How we judge marmalade.

After taking part in numerous judging events for national food and drink industry awards, and offering seasonal marmalade classes, we are now hosting our own local marmalade competition at the cookery school. Lisa has outlined how she assesses a jar of marmalade when...

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Wimborne St. Giles Marmalade Competition

Wimborne St. Giles Marmalade Competition

Bring some sunshine into your kitchen this Seville orange season and enter our marmalade competition.  It is free to enter and everyone is welcome to get involved. There will be a prize selected from our home store as well as a voucher to spend at La Fosse Cranborne...

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