Tag Archives: North Yorkshire

Take Three Chefs 2013 #Take3Chefs

Take Three Chefs made a triumphant return to Settle Victoria Hall in May 2013 with some new faces gracing the stage along with our local celebrity chef herself, Stephanie Moon from BBC Great British Menu. First up for his first … Continue reading

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Coffee Masterclass – Taylors of Harrogate

Taylors of Harrogate Tea & Coffee Specialists, a Yorkshire institution since 1886.  Taylors not only encompasses the Taylors of Harrogate Coffee brand but also the distinguished Bettys Café Tea Rooms and of course Yorkshire Tea.  With such iconic brands it … Continue reading

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Blessed are the Cheesemakers – The Courtyard Dairy, Settle

The Courtyard Dairy, specialist cheese refiner and purveyor…. I popped in to The Courtyard Dairy near Settle to meet Andy Swinscoe and Kathy Bull this week and was delighted with the company, the cheese and the knowledge, a fantastic gem … Continue reading

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The 5th Tempest Arms Chutney Festival 2012

This great little Chutney Festival returns for the 5th time on Saturday the 20th of October with celebrity judges Clarissa Dickson Wright and Elaine Lemm. 10.30am to 12 noon with Stalls, Local Delicacies, Recipe Advice, Tastings and Book Signings. Chutney Entry forms … Continue reading

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Malham Show, Yorkshire Dales

Well it’s that crazy week again leading up to Malham Show the highlight of the calendar here in Malhamdale, the house is a buzz with baking, handicrafts, show admin, schedules, entries and on the farm sheep are being washed, trimmed … Continue reading

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Kong’s Cantonese Restaurant, Skipton

Earlier in 2011 The Commercial Pub on Water Street, Skipton was transformed into a Chinese Restaurant or Cantonese to be precise, an improvement on the tired pub? The boys decided I should take them to try it out! The restaruant … Continue reading

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Charles A Hallas, Coffee Merchant, Skipton

I have driven past Charles Hallas Coffee Merchant’s on Skipton’s Gargrave Road a hundred times and never stopped for a look, until now! What a fantastic coffee lovers delight, an Aladins Cave of taste & aroma! When I called they … Continue reading

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Yorkshire Dales Food Festival, Leyburn

What fantastic weather we had for the 10th Leyburn, Yorkshire Dales food Festival, blue skies and sunshine all weekend. This event has grown into a great foodie treat with over 80 local food producers on site, a beer festival, cookery … Continue reading

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Dinner at The Angel Inn, Hetton

Surprise dinner for the birthday girl last night at The Angel Inn, Hetton, Nr Skipton, Yorkshire Dales. The last few times we have been to the Angel have been for bar meals and the service has been disappointing but we … Continue reading

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