One of our favourite local producers has kicked off a crowdfunding campaign to raise money to help them kit out their new premises. They've outgrown their premises at Clyst St Mary and are now looking at expanding the production side of the business at their new premises at Dart's Farm in Clyst St George. But… Continue reading Support Good Game’s Crowdfunding campaign
The team at Rusty Pig in Ottery St Mary has been busy testing traditional English recipes to help a food writer with her research for an Oxford Food and Cookery Symposium. Dr Jan Davison is presenting a paper looking at how offal was not always viewed as food for the poor, but was instead served… Continue reading Cooking on blood; Rusty Pig turns into test kitchen
7 Strand, Topsham, Exeter EX3 0JB Tel: 07920 527691 Twitter: @pigandpallet Earlier this year, we found ourselves child-free (don’t worry we hadn’t lost him – it was the blessing of holiday club) and decided to treat ourselves to a bit of brunch. Although we have a fairly well behaved and seasoned foodie version of a 5… Continue reading The Pig & Pallet, Topsham Quay by Lauren Heath
My birthday falls on September 12th. Working in the lovely world of education (as support staff not teaching btw) this is most probably one of the most inconvenient times which to have been born, as quite often the start of the new academic year falls slap bang on the day itself or very close to… Continue reading The Beer & Bacon Festival 2015: Good Game have done good!
Exeter has a lot of cafes. It is definitely a hub of cafe culture in Devon, if not the South West, and it doesn't seem to be relenting any time soon. The newest, and certainly the most exciting to open for a while, is The Pig & Pallet which opened over the weekend on Topsham's… Continue reading The Pig & Pallet: Good Game’s new Deli Cafe
So I thought I'd just put out a little update before going downstairs and making a brew. The last few months have been the busiest in the history of the blog, I've spoken to more people and been to more events than ever, and just when you think its about to stop, something else appears… Continue reading Eating Exeter Update – August (No.2)