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Christmas Gift Ideas for the Home Chef

We’ve all got one in our lives: that person who loves to wow in the kitchen and constantly push their culinary limits. These gifts will inspire them.

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Plant Life

A Vegan Victory

Plant Life Kitchen is this year’s winner of Dartmouth Food Festival’s Devon Start-Up Award. We find out about this flourishing vegan business

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Plastic-free food packaging

Say No to Single-Use Plastic

Restaurants, cafés, producers and shoppers across Devon are turning the tide on single-use plastic in the food and drink industry. Anna Turns finds out how

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A Matter of Waste

Recycle Devon shares its top tips on how to reduce food waste and has launched an online recipe book to help make your food go further

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Dellar's Café Exeter – a special place for afternoon tea

Teatime Traditions

You can’t get more Devon than a cream tea. Dr Paul Cleave (Food Historian, University of Exeter) looks at its origins and discovers more

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The Tanner Brothers are celebrating 20 years of success in Devon

The Tanner Brothers Celebrate

Celebrating 20 years of serving up a storm in the South West, the Tanner brothers share their Devon journey

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Scallops at The Oyster Shack

Playing with Fire

Chrissy Harris finds out where to go in Devon for a flame-grilled food fix

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The beer garden at the Elephant's Nest

Sit, Sup, Soak Up!

Clare Hunt has peeped through the shrubbery to discover some local pubs with great beer gardens

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A dish served at Rodean Restaurant in Kenton

Rodean Celebrates

Matthew and Lizzie Tilt are celebrating their 20th year at Rodean Restaurant in Kenton. Taste Buds reflects on their success

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vegan dish

Plant Power!

More people than ever before are eating plant-based meals. As Su Carroll discovers, adopting a vegan lifestyle is not just an ethical decision...

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Sacred Ground Vegan Restaurant

Vegan Restaurants in Devon

Many restaurants and cafés across Devon are now mindful of vegetarians and vegans. Here are six places with plant-based menus.

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New Wine School

The South West Wine School quenches the region’s thirst for wine knowledge

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Food Issues

In uncertain times, the mood in Devon’s food industry remains positive. Su Carroll chats to some of our longstanding foodies about what the future holds

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Brewery Tours

Devon has six new breweries and 33 new pubs listed in CAMRA’s Good Beer Guide 2019 – our thirst for beer continues!

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Scampi and chips

Seafood Restaurants in Devon

Devon’s fish is among the best you can get. Su Carroll tracks down some of the best fish and seafood restaurants in Devon

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The best places for brunch in Exeter

Fancy trying somewhere for brunch? Either for a week-day treat, or a relaxed weekend meet-up, we have found some of the best places to eat in Exeter

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The best places for brunch in Plymouth

Treat yourself to a mid-morning treat. These four Plymouth restaurants know the importance of a good brunch

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Devonshire Junket

Traditional Devon Dishes

Su Carroll celebrates some local dishes that have been cooked for hundreds of years

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