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Posted on 11:00am Monday 21st April 2014
STAFF at The Kings Arms are gearing up for the Christchurch Food & Wine Festival, from May 10 to 11, which looks set to be bigger and better than ever.
Posted on 11:00am Monday 14th April 2014
THERE’S still time for Dorset residents to get involved with this year’s Big Lunch on Sunday, June 1, when the UK’s annual get-together for neighbours takes place.
Posted on 4:43pm Monday 7th April 2014
WITH Easter around the corner, it’s the perfect time to feast on succulent lamb as chef Mark Sargeant explains.
Posted on 12:58pm Monday 24th March 2014
AN AWARD-WINNING bar in Boscombe has just been voted Pub of the Year by East Dorset CAMRA (Campaign for Real Ale).
Posted on 12:56pm Monday 24th March 2014
TWO Bournemouth brothers are enjoying the sweet (and additive-free!) taste of success with their new brand of weight-loss protein porridge.
Posted on 10:27am Monday 17th March 2014
DORSET’S top chefs shared some fishy tales when they got together with local students and food producers at Bournemouth and Poole College last week.
Posted on 9:59am Monday 17th March 2014
YOU could still smell the fresh paint on the walls when Zizzi opened its doors following a ten-day refurbishment for a special VIP charity event last week.
Posted on 9:54am Monday 17th March 2014
SHE’S used to dealing with customer’s orders, but restaurant manager Lizzie Briscoe will be under starter’s orders when she takes part in the Brighton Marathon in aid of the Alzheimer’s Society.
Posted on 11:00am Monday 10th March 2014
IF you lived at the Vickery residence, you’d certainly be spoilt for choice at dinner time.
Posted on 11:30am Monday 3rd March 2014
A POPULAR Indian restaurant has received the highest possible food hygiene rating after a follow-up inspection.
Posted on 10:03am Monday 3rd March 2014
MANY workers simply grab a sandwich at lunchtime, or nip out for a pricey pastie.
Posted on 10:00am Tuesday 18th February 2014
A BOOK entitled Dorset on a Plate, showcasing the county’s finest chefs and restaurants, has been a successful fundraiser for Poole hospice Forest Holme.
Posted on 10:13am Monday 17th February 2014
IF you enjoyed watching Paul Hollywood cooking up a storm on your TV screen, now is your chance to get close up and live with the TV chef in Poole.
Posted on 10:24am Monday 16th December 2013
I’VE never been scared to getting my hands dirty.
Posted on 10:37am Monday 2nd December 2013
Here are Heston recipes for you to try at home:
Posted on 10:31am Monday 2nd December 2013
Whether at his world-famous Fat Duck restaurant or on our TV screens, Heston Blumenthal is known for his crazy creations. He’s back on the box tomorrow with a new series giving his trademark twist to classic British dishes.
Posted on 2:00pm Tuesday 5th November 2013
IF you like a smooth, rich, full-bodied red then this week’s top tip is the new Apothic Red from E&J Gallo.
My favourite recipe: roast turbot served with a watercress and celery salad and walnut and artichoke
Posted on 10:47am Monday 28th October 2013
IF you would like to try your hand at fine dining, then check out this stunning dish – roast turbot served with a watercress and celery salad and walnut and artichoke.
Posted on 1:24pm Monday 9th September 2013
DORSET-based Ford Farm is celebrating a number of accolades for its Wookey Hole Cave Aged Cheddar.
Posted on 9:00am Friday 19th July 2013
This week Dorset veal farmer Ben Bayer shares his recipe
Posted on 10:24am Monday 6th May 2013
THIS month marked the start of a coeliac awareness health campaign. Local baker Christine Willis has just wiped the floor at the 2013 FreeFrom Food Awards with her gluten-free culinary creations.
Posted on 1:27pm Monday 29th April 2013
EACH week we ask a well known local face to share one of their favourite recipes with readers of Taste.
Scallops and sunblush mash, Thai beef burgers and choux buns: meet the finalists for young chef of the year
Posted on 3:00pm Friday 26th April 2013
STUDENTS from Christchurch secondary schools cooked up a storm to decide the finalists for the Junior Cook of the Year competition, held as part of Christchurch Food and Wine Festival.
Posted on 2:17pm Monday 8th April 2013
Having won the first ever Bournemouth bartender league competition, it was down to Adam Haines of Urban Beach to choose the topic of this Cognac competition, sponsored by Martell VSOP.
Posted on 11:15am Friday 5th April 2013
YOU’RE probably more used to seeing celebrity chef James Martin on your TV screens with the BBC’s Saturday Morning Kitchen.
Posted on 2:45pm Thursday 28th February 2013
The fourth annual Big Bournemouth Beer Festival will take place at the BIC from March 29 to March 31.
Posted on 2:37pm Thursday 28th February 2013
IT was the programme that got everyone talking. Hgh's Fish Fight struck a massive chord with Echo readers. The Taste blog we wrote when the first series was aired in January 2011 remains one of our most read Taste posts ever.
Posted on 1:21pm Tuesday 26th February 2013
There was a time when the thought of ‘a shot of tequila’ would equal connotations of standing at bar, sticky floor underfoot, a line of salt, a harsh spirit and a bitter slither of lemon.
Posted on 12:26pm Tuesday 12th February 2013
Nigel Slater and Delia say you need butter. Xanthe Clay reckons an extra egg yolk. Gwyneth Paltrow uses THREE eggs and a slosh of buttermilk, while Jamie Oliver has designed a “one tweet recipe” that could be no easier.
Posted on 11:54am Tuesday 5th February 2013
Delia Smith has turned her back on TV to teach us how to cook online as she was tired of having to "entertain". Have cookery shows become more about entertainment than teaching us how to cook?
Posted on 12:50pm Thursday 10th January 2013
As much as half of all food produced in the world– amounting to 2bn tonnes worth - ends up as waste, a new report has claimed.
Posted on 1:23pm Monday 3rd December 2012
Apparently we'll be seeing a lot more "ugly" veg in our supermarkets this year as stores agree to stock produce that doesn't meet the visual standards required of our carrots and parsnips.
Posted on 10:03am Monday 3rd December 2012
We've not written about this year's Masterchef: the Professional yet at Taste (although we are over the moon to have Monica and Michel back on our TV screens.)