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There’s a well-known saying that we should ‘breakfast like a King, lunch like a Prince and dine like a pauper,’ but how many of us really live like this? Life’s demands and strains mean breakfast for many is when we eat like a pauper and our main meal is eaten at night. Read the rest of this entry
From a very young age I’ve been fascinated by the taste, smell and colour of food. I love food, it is that simple. Ten years ago I lost my passion for food after being diagnosed with an intolerance to wheat. Read the rest of this entry
The ploughman’s is one of Britain’s most traditional and best loved lunches and has been served in pubs all over the county for over 50 years. But did you know that you can source all of the ingredients for this well-loved lunch in Lincolnshire? Read the rest of this entry
As the days get longer and colder, soup once again becomes the nations favourite and to go to meal. Read the rest of this entry
Guest post by Sue North
The official day that we remember the bravery of aircrews who took part in the Battle of Britain is fast approaching – but did you know that there’s a great gluten-free way that you can help to preserve that heritage? And all it involves is buying a pot of jam. Read the rest of this entry
The Lincolnshire Show has celebrated its 130th year on the 18th and 19th June. The show is about celebrating all the great things about Lincolnshire and one of those is food.
This years the Lincolnshire Show celebrated its 130th year. The show is about celebrating all the great things about Lincolnshire and one of those is food.
The showground dedicates a large area to locally produced food and one of the biggest companies there this year was Lincolnshire Co-operative. They are owned by their members in Lincolnshire and Newark and have been for over 150 years. Read the rest of this entry
At this years Lincolnshire Show food and drink producers from all over the county gathered in Lincoln to showcase their locally grown and locally made produce.
The Show which took place at the Lincolnshire Show ground on the 18th and 19th June attracted visitors from all over the county. This year was the 130th Show and over the years the event has evolved into a great day out for families, schools and people from the county, who want to celebrate all that’s great about Lincolnshire in a fun and educational environment.
The Show’s roots will always be in agriculture, but now shopping, delicious food, attractions and rides all have a place over this two day event.
One of the many food and drink exhibitors was Poachers Brewery from North Hykeham just outside of Lincoln. The micro brewery is owned by George Batterbee who has been making local bitters and ales for over 14 years. Read the rest of this entry
Samantha’s Gluten Free Food Spot has won a blogging award.
The Versatile Blogger Award is about recognising the talents of those who bring something special to others lives through blogging.
Samantha’s Gluten Free Food Spot was set up two years ago and has been a great experience and a huge learning curve. One of the many reasons that I set up the blog was to show the world that it is possible to make great tasting gluten free food yourself. Read the rest of this entry