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Sneaky Treats and Guilty Pleasures

Val Warner and Matt Tebbutt demonstrated  that ‘a little bit of what you fancy does you good’ in front of a sell-out audience at The Priory Centre in September. Matt’s new cookbook  is Matt Tebbutt’s Guilty Pleasures. Val  Warner is the author … Continue reading

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Tim Hayward on the wonders of Food DIY

In the corner of my office is an ugly little bookcase. It’s about 60cm long, the sides are not quite at right angles to the bottom and it wobbles. I don’t throw it out because I made it. In fact … Continue reading

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Remembering Elizabeth David

Remembering Elizabeth David celebrates the centenary of one of Britain’s most influential cookery-writers, which is also marked by the publication by Quadrille of a new collection of her writings On Vegetables.  Jill Norman and Franco and Ann Taruschio discuss her … Continue reading

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2013 Abergavenny Food Festival Fringe

 There’s so much culinary innovation in Abergavenny and Monmouthshire. Our area boasts some top-notch restaurants and pubs for starters. We’ve got growers and makers, real ales, posh teas, wild walks. This year’s Abergavenny Food Festival Fringe brings it all together … Continue reading

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Dewch i gwrdd â Dudley Newbery yng Ngŵyl Fwyd y Fenni

Dewch i gwrdd â Dudley Newbery yng Ngŵyl Fwyd y Fenni Cynhelir Gŵyl Fwyd y Fenni ar benwythnos 21 a 22 Medi. Yn ogystal â’r marchnadoedd helaeth (gyda dros 200 o arddangoswyr), mae rhaglen o ddigwyddiadau gyda thocyn unigol ar … Continue reading

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Protecting your heart is a walk in the park

So you’ll be sampling lots of lovely food from a host of producers at this year’s Abergavenny Food Festival (21 and 22 September). This is a good thing. Don’t hold back.  As epic food adventurer Anthony Bourdain said “Your body … Continue reading

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Create ‘Gardens of Plenty’ for Food Festival

The fabulous annual market hall installations created by Arts Alive for the Abergavenny Food Festival are a huge draw for visitors and locals alike and remain on display for nearly a year. For 2013 the project theme is ‘Gardens of … Continue reading

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Sneaky Treats, Mindblowing Food Science and a Taste of Sunshine – it’s the 2013 Abergavenny Food Festival!

The 2013 Abergavenny Food Festival takes place over the weekend of 21 and 22 September. Some of the most daring adventurers of the culinary world are convening on the Welsh Borders for a two-day slap-up celebration of the craft of … Continue reading

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La Boqueria at the 2013 Abergavenny Food Festival

La Boqueria at the Abergavenny Food Festival This September we will be hosting a visit from La Boqueria in Barcelona  – one of Europe’s great city markets. Alongside produce from Wales, the Marches and elsewhere in the UK you will … Continue reading

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Organic Centre Wales puts Children Centre-Stage at Festival

Heather Myers, Chief Executive of the Abergavenny Food Festival,  is delighted to announce that Organic Centre Wales has come on board as head sponsor of the much-loved Food Academy at the Castle. “We are committed to building on our reputation as … Continue reading

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