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Lyme Bay Winery’s sparkling rosé is the star of the show at People’s Choice Wine Awards

For the second year running, Lyme Bay Winery’s Sparkling Brut Rosé has won a prestigious People’s Choice Wine Award. The Devon-based drink producer took home the top prize in the ‘Fabulous Fizz: Best Sparkling Wine UK‘ category, which was sponsored by Wine Cellar Door - the independent wine...
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Food Drink Devon Guide Entries - Deadline 1st March

Work on the 2020 Food Drink Devon guide is well underway with a deadline for amending entries of 1st March. The Guide is a fantastic opportunity to engage with consumers both within and beyond Devon. In 2020 we will be producing 30,000 guides which will be distributed to journalists and...
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Supper Club Nights with a Side of Community Spirit

We’re going to be the first venue to kick-start a series of Love Topsham Supper Club nights across Topsham as part of a drive to bring the community together and celebrate fine local produce. On Thursday 2 April 2020, we’re suspending usual evening service and instead hosting an intimate, dinner...
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A Devon Collaboration

Papillon Dartmoor Distillery have created a truly Devon born gift pack of their two gins: Papillon Gin is distilled on Dartmoor in Moretonhampstead and the design studio who created the design, Studio de Ville, is just around the corner. The labels have been printed by InkREADible, who are...
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Salcombe Brewery Co. Launches Ocean Cider

Salcombe Brewery Co. is delighted to announce the launch of Ocean Cider, a premium cider designed to complement their award-winning range of hand-crafted beers. Ocean Cider will be available from the 1st February on draught across the country. From 1st March it will also be available in 500ml...
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Double Award Win for Salcombe Distilling Co.

South Devon based Salcombe Distilling Co. (SDCo.) is celebrating two impressive award wins in less than a week.  In the ‘Small Visitor Attraction of the Year’ category at the South West Tourism Excellence Awards, the Salcombe Gin School was awarded the highest accolade of ‘Gold’. The...
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Results of the Guess the Wine Competition

Thank you to all those who visited our stand at the Source Trade Show and entered the Food Drink Devon ‘Guess the Wine’ Competition' run in conjunction with South West Wine School.  A big thank you to Lily Farm Vineyard, Lyme Bay Winery and Swanaford Vineyard who kindly donated the wines...
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Free glass of wine for Spring Forward Saturday at The Salutation Inn

Topsham is bursting into spring on Saturday 28 March 2020 as we celebrate Spring Forward Saturday; a fun day of one-day-only treats and offers from over 50 independent shops, cafes and restaurants. Hosted by Love Topsham, the day also includes live music, a pop-up gallery, kids activities and the...
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Appeal for Work Placement in Food Science based Industries

As part of a pilot programme for the new T Level Qualification in Science (Starting September 2021) Exeter College are looking for quality food science-based industry placements for students who are currently studying Level 3 BTEC Applied Science. Exeter College are looking for all kinds of...
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17 Ways to Celebrate Valentine's in Devon

There are so many ways to celebrate Valentine's with your loved one so we've rounded up some of the ways you can show them just how much they mean to you. 1. Chunk Heart-shaped Pasty Love is in the air at Chunk of Devon! Why not send your loved one a fabulous heart shaped steak...
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