Dorset is packed full of fantastic local produce from artisan gin to great cheese to locally caught seafood and so much more. This summer there are a number of great food events and all within easy reach from the hotel!
Here are some of our favourites
The Spring Tide food festival is an annual celebration of Dorset's finest local produce held at Hive Beach, Burton Bradstock. It is a family-friendly festival with a brilliant atmosphere, entertainment for all ages and a spectacular setting on the Jurassic Coast. It is also a paradise for food lovers, with an array of the finest local produce available to try and buy.
The Gardens overlook the beautiful bay, and there is stage for cooking demonstrations by of top-chefs by day and popular entertainment by evening. There are variety of foods available from the various stalls including a mouth-watering selection of fish and seafood and locally sourced fresh 'catch of the day', champagne and oysters, or a humble fish finger bap.
The award winning Nyetimber Dorset Seafood Festival is back for another year! It offers an great opportunity to gain a better understanding of the amazing seafood available to us just off our wonderful shores.
It’s a free to attend and family friendly event on Weymouth’s famous historic harbour-side. On offer you will find a huge variety of seafood, family entertainment including demonstrations from top chefs.
We hope you have a chance to enjoy Dorset and some new foods this summer!