Pie Cookery School
At Pudding Pie, they are passionate about food, cooking
and teaching new skills. Their philosophy is that learning should
always be fun.
They encourage kids, teenagers and adults to experiment,
taste and touch food, which has to be fun at the same time. Whether you
are new to cooking, want to learn to cook tasty food whilst on a diet,
or if you are simply looking to improve your existing skills, they can
Offering fantastic cookery lessons, buffets, parties
& classes for kids and adults
This plan is designed to not only help you achieve a
leaner body, but also to become healthier, feel fitter, sleep better,
become more active and feel alive.
Here’s a question for you – Do you keep a load of
artificial additives and preservatives in your cupboard to add to your
cooking? No! … Then why would you want to continue buying food from the
supermarket with them in?
Alicia and Arifa are two friends who are just
passionate about food. They are not culinary experts and don’t pretend
to be, they just like to cook and eat good food. They found out about
Paleo when they started doing CrossFit a few years ago, and they’ve
slowly been changing the way they cook so that it is more Paleo
The great thing about Alicia and Arifas blog is their no
nonsense approach to cooking. Their style aims to be quick, simple and
nutritious. Knowing the girls and their extreme levels of fitness tells
me that there is something quite exciting about paleo eating.
Surrounded by footpaths which lead to the Jurassic World
Heritage Coastline, Gatcombe is an ideal base for those wishing to
abandon their car and savour the countryside on foot.
Two large, comfortable ensuite bedrooms, both traditionally furnished.
Hearty English breakfast served on separate tables in the dining room.
Large enclosed garden.
Bring your wellies and watch the 250 cows being milked.
This traditional Devon farm has been in the Reed family for 3
generations and at present is farmed by Robert, Julie and their 3
children, Thomas, Lauren and Nicholas who will gladly show visitors
around the farm
Rose is recommended by Gourmet Britain
Britain's most comprehensive food website, covering the
best food that the British Isles can offer including Mail Order Food
Shops, Restaurants, Places to Stay, that they and their inspectors
The Green Home Directory features businesses across the
UK that are doing their bit for a greener world. This can be sourcing
their goods from organic and sustainable sources, or using renewable
energy and fairtrade products. Our aim is to help promote their good
work, and spread the word about the green products and services out
|| Local Food Advisor
- Website listing award winning local food
producers across the UK & Ireland.
Fruit and Lamb Farm
Tullens fruit farm offers the finest quality, fresh and
delicious apples. With English
apple juice, organic apple juice, apple recipes, fresh apple
juice, pears, oranges, fresh vegetables, organic lamb featuring in
their offering. They are also considered one of the best food shops for
lovers of British fruit and apples in West Sussex.
The majority of the UK population grow up in urban
areas, with little or no awareness of when and where various foods are
produced. Imports from around the world ensure that supermarket shelves
look the same week in week out. Eat the seasons aims to promote an
understanding of food seasons. Each week we focus on one food, which is
currently in season, and share enlightening facts, useful tips and
enticing recipe ideas picked from the web and our favourite books
The Ethical Product Review has been set up so that you,
the consumer, have the opportunity to objectively and impartially
review some of the many products that label themselves as ethical,
green, eco-friendly or environmentally friendly.
This is your opportunity to heap praise upon those products that live
up to their credentials and, of course, to warn your fellow visitors
about those that don't by pointing out their flaws.
Food from Britain generates business for UK food and
drink producers through an international network covering 32 markets.
They are a market development consultancy commissioned
by the government to increase exports of UK food and drink, and to
support the growth of quality regional food producers.
Helping you help the planet.
Established for all those who want to help make the
world a better place, Green-England.co.uk is an online directory of
green and ethical products, days out, services and information.
Look out for the red tractor logo and know what you are buying. This
not for profit company monitors audits and authorises use of the red
Not Easy Being Green
The enigmatic Strawbridge family whose aim is:
"To live a 21st century lifestyle but to produce little or no waste and
to remove our dependence upon fossil fuels".
This is not an official BBC website, it's a personal
record of the Strawbridge family and they hope that you find it useful
and that you will join the forum to share your experiences.
||The Truth About Food
The first programme "How to be slim" featured a scene with Devon Rose
nitrate free bacon in it explaining how protein is the best way of
keeping you fuller for longer. (As opposed to carbs or fat). I love
this website. Not only is it informative, its also highly interactive
and fun. Want to know what food really does to your body? Forget the
headlines, watch their intriguing investigations with 500 volunteers as
they expose the real science behind the food we eat.
River Cottage aims to promote a better understanding of the nature and
origins of what we eat, and to celebrate and contribute to the vibrancy
of our local food community. Every product and experience that we
create aims to have a beneficial impact on our understanding, enjoyment
and relationship with real food.
West Food & Drink
South West Food & Drink is the "umbrella" trade organisation
dedicated to the development of the food and drink industry throughout
South West England. It was created to ensure that there is a coherent
strategic approach to the sector and is funded by South West of England
Regional Development Agency (SWRDA).
Rose is referred by SCD UK
Whatever digestive complaint you've been diagnosed with,
most people's reaction is to feel alone. You're not! The Specific
Carbohydrate Diet (SCD) is much more than a simple list of foods to
help you cope with Crohns, UC, Celiacs and more*. It's an entire
||Web Broadcasting Corporation
We Love this site. The Web Broadcasting Corporation broadcasts
real-time live video for both education and pleasure viewing; they
stream the images from major attractions and places of interest. Most
notable are Slimbridge wildfowl trust, Denbury Farm and Rye Harbour
& Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations
Technical site dedicated to a variety of ethical questions of relevance
to food security and sustainable rural development..
On Your Plate
The Fair Food Foundation aims to link restaurants and food outlets with
their local communities, disseminating information between farmers,
growers, and artisan food producers and sharing it with the hospitality
industry and the wider public.
The Foundation also forms links with other organisations
with an interest in all aspects of the food chain, acting as a conduit
for information.They aim to raise food awareness and want to restore
public trust in farming, pride in our artisan food producers and to
celebrate the diversity of British cuisine.
Farmers weekly is a huge site for professionals in the industry. With
an impressive forum and hourly changing stories, if you want to know
about farming this is the place to go.
Sustainable food faces a dilemma of our times. People: There are nearly
a billion people in the world overweight, that is about the same number
as those who go hungry...this is the "double burden" that needs to be
tackled. Planet: UK household food requires over 6 times its own UK
land surface (footprint) to provide our food.
Carbon Responsible, where you can learn about carbon emissions and
their creation by your travel. Your personal and corporate carbon
emissions can be reported and offset using their products and
Hen Welfare Trust
This fantastic site sits very comfortably with us. If you have seen
chicken run you'll get a similar sort of warm feeling. The difference
is this is real and the battery hen welfare trust seeks not to
criticize, but to deal with the consequence of consumer demands.
The UK's only natural lifestyle resource, and more than just a
directory, they bring you the very best in forward thinking news, views
and products for a natural lifestyle and keep you up to date with the
the natural lifestyle media coverage that matters.
of the West
Taste of the West provides key support for the economic development of
the Food and Drink industry throughout the South West - from
Gloucestershire and Somerset through to Wiltshire, Dorset, Devon and
Cornwall. Taste of the West works with regional food and drink
companies - from producers and processors to retailers and caterers
plus associated businesses.
Independent watchdog established to protect the public's health and
consumer interests in relation to food safety.
BigBarn is the UK's no.1 local food website. They help people to find
good, safe, accountable food from local sources. They believe there are
significant problems in the UK food industry. Big Barn see a trend
towards the separation of producer from customer, where the market is
controlled by big business, retailers and middlemen. Where Farmers, on
average, only receive 9p in every £1 spent on food in a supermarket and
where chicken farmers now rear chickens so intensively, to meet low
price points, that they contain nearly a pint of bad fat, get hock
burns from standing in their own excrement and grow so quickly that
their bones can be minced up to make hot dogs. Big Barn want to reverse
Seasonal food ideas, tips and recipes in this Devon publication.
Online Meat Trades Journal
Everything you could ever want to know about the world of meat.
Breaking news, market prices and industry insights.
Dorset Food and Land Trust
The West Dorset Food and Land Trust is a Bridport based charity that
exists "to work with the local community to create the knowledge,
skills and resources which enable people to access healthy, sustainable
and affordable food"
With this aim in mind, the Food and Land Trust has started a variety of
projects and programs since it was organised in 1996. Information about
our current activities can be accessed through this site.
|| Organic Farmers & Growers
Organic Farmers & Growers (OF&G) is an organic
certification body. They carry out the inspection and licensing of
organic farming and food processing across the UK.
Did you know that Devon Rose was a nominated food hero regional
finalist for 2007? UkTvFood is an enormous site and a fascinating place
to trawl for recipes, local producers and artisan food skills.
The most useful website about Devon with surf reports, full traffic
updates, local news reports, details of things to do, where to walk,
our fantastic beaches, weather and tide times. Huge, really useful site
even including Webcams!
Slow Food is a non-profit, eco-gastronomic member-supported
organization that was founded in 1989 to counteract fast food and fast
life, the disappearance of local food traditions and people’s dwindling
interest in the food they eat, where it comes from, how it tastes and
how our food choices affect the rest of the world..
Association of Farmer's Markets
Find your nearest Farmer's Market.
What are food miles all about? Find out here.
|| Food Links
Local Devon site promoting the availability of Devon produce.
|| Bed and Breakfast
Site showing local places to stay.