Food festival season is upon us! With these fun-packed events full of culinary treasures taking place throughout the country, now is a better time than ever to explore and discover what these great social events have to offer. Here are some of the food festivals taking place over the coming months. Don’t forget to visit the What's On section of the website to find more foodie events!
The strawberry should be our national fruit say the majority of people in Wales, according to recent research. Strawberries were voted by 53% of Welsh people beating apples, which gained just 15% of the votes, according to research carried out by Sweet Eve strawberries
This month the Welsh Perry and Cider Society celebrates a decade of success and is hosting a party this weekend to celebrate its anniversary.
The society, whose mission is to reignite the craft perry and cider industry in Wales, was formed by Dave Matthews and Alan Golding, cider enthusiasts who had started to dabble in some cidermaking, in 2001.
A new training DVD is being launched this week (Monday 18th July @ 1.30pm) at the Royal Welsh Agricultural Show in order to encourage producers to brush up on their selling techniques, to improve profits, and encourage greater understanding of the importance of packaging, layouts and labelling.
There is Welsh food and drink on the menu at not one but two palaces when the True Taste Kitchen Award Winners Roadshow attends two of the UK’s top summer events – the Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, and the Country Landowners Association Game Fair.
They have sipped, chewed and crunched their way through hundreds of food and drink products, and for the judges in the 10th annual Wales the True Taste Food and Drink Awards their job is done – their final choices now kept tightly under-wraps.