VitaminSea by Salty Dog Devon, Cullompton – by Lauren Heath

Down the boutique high street that is Fore Street, Cullompton, a new food offering has docked! #VitaminSea by Salty Dog Devon is a café by day and a dinner pop up by night. Run by Cales who, after travelling in San Franscisco and chowing down on clam chowder, found a passion for tasty, full bodied seafood fayre. Her page says “Fresh from the south west.’ … Continue reading VitaminSea by Salty Dog Devon, Cullompton – by Lauren Heath

Valentine’s Day Gifts from Chococo

For Valentine’s Day 2018, Dorset-based artisan chocolatier Chococo has created a collection of gorgeous chocolates to delight chocolate lovers. Aspiring cupids can select from the following gifts: NEW freshly handmade Valentine’s selection boxes featuring NEW flavours and a gorgeous NEW design; a NEW range of delicious and fun Valentine’s Chocolate Hearts and a NEW Valentine’s Hamper Box. Carefully developed by the team, led by founders Claire … Continue reading Valentine’s Day Gifts from Chococo

Dorset Entrepreneur starts salty love affair with Dorset Sea Salt!

 Portland native Jethro Tennant is a 24 year old man on a mission, a salty mission to bring the unique taste of Dorset to the hungry masses. The Man After graduating university, while deciding his next move, Tennant stumbled upon the centuries old salt pans in his native Portland Bill and found himself asking the question why had Dorset’s sea salt scene vanished and consequently, … Continue reading Dorset Entrepreneur starts salty love affair with Dorset Sea Salt!

South West Coffee Festival – by Lauren Heath

COFFEE – a need for some (a drug, some might say), a taste sensation for others. A pick me up, a relaxer, a wake up call, a bedtime warmer. Some like it hot, some like it cold – I’ll have it any which way as long as it’s not instant. Whatever your want or need, the options that are available for coffee lovers now is … Continue reading South West Coffee Festival – by Lauren Heath

Valentine’s Day Gifts from Chococo

For Valentine’s Day 2017, Dorset-based artisan chocolatier Chococo has created a collection of gorgeous chocolates to delight chocolate lovers. Aspiring cupids can select from the following gifts in their 2017 Valentine Collection: Chococo’s NEW Valentine’s Club – a unique subscription gift; NEW freshly handmade Valentine’s selection boxes; a NEW range of delicious and fun Valentine’s Chocolate Hearts; NEW boxes of Salted Caramel lips; and NEW … Continue reading Valentine’s Day Gifts from Chococo

Tasting Chocolate: Bloggers tasting session at Chococo in Exeter – by Chris Gower

We were fortunate enough to be invited to a tasting evening at Chococo’s lovely shop in Gandy St before Christmas.  It was a rare opportunity to experience chocolate under the expert guidance of Chococo co-founder and Chocolatier Claire Burnet who imparted her vast weath of knowledge and passion, taking us lucky bloggers on a whistle-stop tour of the chocolate landscape. At the beginning of the … Continue reading Tasting Chocolate: Bloggers tasting session at Chococo in Exeter – by Chris Gower

Competition for chocolate lovers!

Chococo has arrived in Exeter, Gandy Street to be precise!  This independent artisan chocolate company was started in Swanage in 2002 and has grown to three shops including one in Winchester and the original one in Swanage. To celebrate this, we’ve teamed up with Chococo to offer you a fantastic prize.  A Chocolate Fondue for 2 with hot drinks! Lots of chocolate and dipping 🙂 … Continue reading Competition for chocolate lovers!