Discover the tastiest food and drink from Kent – The Garden of England

Month: December 2020

Countdown to Christmas. Top 10 Essentials. Day 10

Your top 10 essentials for a very Kentish Christmas has come to an end. Today is day 10. We know you’ll be getting ready for the big guy tonight and you can’t do that without a mince pie. Ours are…

Countdown to Christmas. Your Top 10 Essentials. Day 9.

So far in our Christmas Essential top 10, we have covered the turkey from Appledore Turkeys, the vegetables from Broaddistch Farm. Our bucks fizz will be made with Biddenden vineyard’s Pinot Reserve and we will be tucking into a cheeseboard…

Countdown to Christmas. Your Top 10 Essential Guide. Day 8.

Every Christmas we enjoy a panettone and this year is no different. This year we will be tucking into this delicious Italian traditional Panettone from Macknade in Faversham. With another store in Elwick Plack Ashford, if you need last-minute Christmas…

Countdown to Christmas. Your Top 10 Essential Guide. Day 7

For all your Christmas beer needs, visit The Old Dairy Brewery and their pop-up shop in Tenterden. Tenterden High Street – open from 9.30 am to 5.30 pm & Christmas Eve from 9.30 – 12.00 A national award-winning brewery nestled in…

Countdown to Christmas. Your Top 10 Essentials with Taste Kent. Day 6.

Everyone knows you can eat chocolate for breakfast on Christmas day……..nope?! Just us?? This Christmas we will be sure to be tucking into locally produced Goupie chocolates. Run by mother and daughter duo Janet and Grace in Tunbridge Wells, Goupie…

Countdown to Christmas. Your Top 10 Essentials with Taste Kent. Day 5.

Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a cheese board. With that in mind, day 5 of our top 10 essentials is dedicated to Cheesemakers of Canterbury. Home to the award-winning Ashmore Farmhouse and Kelly’s Canterbury Goat and a wide selection of…

Countdown to Christmas. Your Top 10 Essentials with Taste Kent. Day 4.

Day 4 of our top 10 countdown to Christmas is about last minute gifts and you can’t get more local than nipping down to Rochester Highstreet tomorrow. On Saturday 19th December from 10-2.30pm, Rochester Vintage and Artisan Market will take…

A Moral Boost For Hospitality

Final Caring Customer Appeal Sees Thousands Of Kent Residents Pledge Support Kent organisations pledge support to the county’s struggling pubs, cafes and restaurants. The third and final #CaringCustomer appeal, launched shortly after the start of the second national lockdown on…

Countdown to Christmas. Your Top 10 Essentials with Taste Kent. Day 3.

Day 3. We’ve got the turkey and the vegetables covered, today we are looking at a traditional festive tipple. The Bucks Fizz. Perfect for Christmas morning Bucks Fizz, why not grab a bottle of Biddenden Pinot Reserve 2015. Made by…

Countdown to Christmas. Your Top 10 Essentials with Taste Kent. Day 2.

Day 2 For seasonal vegetables grown locally pop over to Broadditch Farm Shop to stock up for Christmas day. If you haven’t got your Christmas tree yet you can pick one up with your parsnips! Bursting with produce to inspire…