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Dessert at The Old Ale House Truro

Review – The Old Ale House [Truro, Cornwall]

Having studied TEFL in Truro ten years ago, I have really fond memories of The Old Ale House during our Saturday study sessions. They always sold a selection of homemade local wines, as well as everything you’d expect on a pub bar, and in that sense have always had an
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Old coastguard Mousehole

Review – The Old Coastguard [Mousehole, Cornwall]

Let’s get something clear, before we even start: it’s pronounced Mowzel, not Mouse Hole. Jus’ sayin’. This is important to people down here. OK, so the thing about The Old Coastguard is that it’s set within grounds overlooking Hockney blue seas. St.
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Laura goes to the gurnard's head

Gurnard’s Head Forage & Feast

Gurnard’s Head Forage & Feast [Zennor, Cornwall] Rating   Type of cuisine Locally sourced to the nearest degree possible, the Gurnard’s Head have always been on my radar as serving foraged ingredients, as well as local produce. They were serving samphire years before it
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Advoctae of seaweed and foraged food Sven

Q & A Profile – Sven-Hanson Britt [Masterchef Professionals finalist]

Walking on a Cornish beach on a wintery cold day, we caught up with champion of home grown and foraged foods and MasterChef Professionals finalist Sven-Hanson Britt. Chatting about food provenance and Swedish cuisine, we are very excited to see what will be next for the Hampshire
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The smell of a greenhouse

Review – The Green Room, Master Chef James Nathan [Retallack Resort, Winnard’s Perch, Cornwall]

Rating   In A Word Contemporary Appeals To This is actually entirely dependent on when you are planning to go to the restaurant. We went at night and enjoyed the tasting menu, which was fine dining and would be better suited to couples or adults dining. Its
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North coat sun sunset

Review – Bude For Food Festival [Bude, Cornwall]

Appeals to Whole family fun at this affair! Good, clean comedy on the Friday night; filthy breaks and brass to party on down Saturday night and a fuckload of lush food to boot. The town Nestled right at the North of Cornwall, almost touching the Devon border sits a sleepy town of
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