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Taste Kentish Ales and join the ‘flock’ on a Shepherd Neame brewery tour

The Taste Kent team were invited to Shepherd Neame last month, to get a fascinating insight of what goes on backstage at Britain’s oldest brewer.

New Flavours: ârtisserie, Tenterden

At Taste Kent, there’s nothing that gets our taste buds tingling more than hearing about new openings, offering delicious, inspiring food & drink and new flavours. So, when we caught wind of a stunning new patisserie in Tenterden, headed up…

Share the love…and the cooking this Valentine’s Day

Last year, when we were buried under the weight of lockdown, Macknade came to the rescue with a Cook at Home Recipe Kit for Valentine’s Day. This year their Three Course Valentine’s Recipe Box is once again available to order,…

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,…

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The Toll Bridge Restaurant and Bar in Sandwich is enjoying a renaissance with new owners having transformed the outdated, run-down restaurant into a lively and thriving business.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

Mastering the Art of Mixology is Thirsty Work

You’re invited to join a cocktail masterclass in the countryside near Chilham in a converted barn on a Thursday afternoon in August said the invitation from Kent-based mobile bar business The Thirsty Farriers.  Sounds like a dream, I thought.  We’ll…

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…

Working From Home: Survival Kit

(Disclaimer-contains some gifted items). We all need a helping hand to get through the week right now and this week was made easier with a little help from these drinks and snacks. Everybody’s working days are different at the moment…