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

Claire Hernandez

The Taste of Kent Awards 2022 are Open for Voting!

Celebrate Kent’s Food and Drink by Voting for your Favourites Have you found a restaurant you’d like to rave about? Or a favourite tipple that needs toasting…. Then get voting in the Taste of Kent Awards 2022, now open to…

A Kentish Christmas Deserves a Quality Kentish Turkey

Macknade have something for every Christmas get-together this year, whether you have a large family to feed or are scaling back again this year, Macknade have the perfect turkey feast for every size of celebration. Whole turkeys from 5kg to…

Blackwoods: Innovative, Real and Raw Cheese from Kent

Founded by David Holton in 2013, Blackwoods Cheese Company is known for its real and raw cheese, using fresh unpasteurised milk from the dairy at Bore Place Organic Farm in Kent. Having worked with some of Britain’s finest cheese makers,…

Half Term Halloween Fun at Macknade

There are plenty of spooky treats in store for the whole family to enjoy at Macknade Faversham and Ashford this October Half Term! Starting on Saturday 23rd October, customers can explore the stores to discover devilishly delicious goodies and treats…

Michelin-Starred Chef Brings Fresh Flavours to Historic Sandwich

The Toll Bridge Restaurant and Bar in Sandwich is enjoying a renaissance with new owners having transformed the outdated, run-down restaurant into a lively and thriving business. Set in the heart of historic Sandwich in Kent, The Toll Bridge serves…

Macknade Faversham to Host National Cherry & Soft Fruit Show

Macknade, Kent’s food & drink experts, are set to host the prestigious National Cherry & Soft Fruit Show at their Faversham store on Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th July. The event, normally held at the Kent Show, attracts entries from…

Rustle up an Easter Feast with Macknade

Wondering what to serve to the family this Easter? Macknade has launched an Easter Recipe Box Menu available to order online, simply select which dishes you’d like and get all the ingredients and full instructions delivered to your door for…

Macknade Recipe Box Review

Like many of us, I like to book in a babysitter and make a reservation for our favourite restaurant around Valentine’s Day. While I’m not keen on being told by commercial operations when I should be having a romantic meal…

Valentine’s Day Made Easy with Macknade

As doors to our favourite eateries are shut, it’s time to roll up your sleeves, dig out an apron and cook something extraordinary for your loved one this 14th February. If you’re not that confident in the kitchen, fear not,…

Macknade’s Five Small Changes

The team at Macknade, Kent’s favourite food hall, is encouraging customers to make five small changes to their shopping habits for the good of the planet. While the diets may have slipped and Dry January was scrapped soon after lockdown…