Festive Food and Drink from Devon - Gifting and more

Event Date: 
December, 2020

We know how much our readers love to support local, so we have rounded up all of the festive food, drink, gifts, hampers and foodie vouchers available from Devon this Christmas as well as festive offers, places to dine and shop this December.

 

Festive Drinks

 

Black Tor Brewery

Black Tor Brewery's Christmas beer 'Advent' 4.8% abv is back in bottle and cask, this ruby red premium ale is fortified with special reserve port for a festive fruity finish. Available from independent stockists and their web shop with free nationwide delivery, whilst stocks last.

Advent, 12x500ml bottles, £36.95, available at blacktorbrewery.co.uk

 

Bloomberry Juice

The Bloomberry Juice Company's Festive gift packs are available on their website.

Large Gift Pack, 3x750ml bottles, £12 or Small Gift Pack, 3x250ml bottles, £5, available at bloomberryjuice.co.uk

Mull’d Berry, a non-alcoholic alternative to mulled wine with no added sugar just a small dollop of local Devon honey. Available on the website or for mixed cases of your selected choice, please contact Sarah.

Mull'd Berry, 6x750ml bottles, £20 or 12x250ml bottles, £20, available at bloomberryjuice.co.uk

 

Blue Goose Coffee

Let it flow this Christmas with Blue Goose Coffee’s Eco Coffee Pod Collection gift pack, perfect for the eco-conscious and the Nespresso® coffee lover in your life.

Each pack contains four exceptional tasting, speciality Arabica coffees packed into 40 eco compostable coffee pods. This gift is a perfect stocking filler, or present for under the tree, or a thoughtful gift from Secret Santa.

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Eco Coffee Pod Gift Collection of 40 capsules, £18, available at bluegoose.coffee/shop/

 

Devon Cove Vodka

Just in time for Christmas, Cove Vodka has launched a luxuriously rich and velvety Cove Coffee Liqueur.  This full bodied and decadently delicious Coffee Liqueur is an amalgamation of fresh Salcombe Brew coffee beans and Devon Cove Vodka produced from 100% King Edward Potatoes grown on a family farm overlooking Hope Cove. For a festive treat serve Cove Coffee Liqueur over ice, in an Espresso Martini or in your favourite coffee.

Cove Coffee Liqueur is available in three sizes: 50cl (£33.00), 20cl (£18.00) and 5cl (£5.95), as part of the Cove Cocktails Espresso Martini Kit (£29.90) and Cove Vodka Miniatures Gift Set (£18.95).

Find out more

Various, available at www.devoncove.co.uk

 

Devon Rum Company

Devon Rum Company produce a wonderful artisan, small batch spiced rum; hand-crafted & bottled in Totnes, South Devon.  Their premium spiced rum is a unique blend of exotic pot and column distilled Caribbean rums from Jamaica and Guyana. They add natural Devon spring water here in the UK and infuse the rum with natural aromatic spices and citrus zest. Unlike so many other spiced rums, they add no vanilla, artificial sweeteners or colouring.

The perfect gift for Rum lovers, their Rum Cocktail Gift Box includes 20cl bottle of 40% abv spiced rum, a Dalston's Ginger Beer mixer for making a great Devon Stormy cocktail and a 175g bag of Roly's Spiced Rum & Raisin Fudge. 

Rum Cocktail Gift Box, £26.50, and more, available at www.devonrumcompany.com

 

Exeter Gin

Exeter Gin has created an, exciting, new range of products, perfect for gifting this Christmas. The range includes Gift Sets, Ginfusion bags, Letterbox Gin, Refill Pouches and even a Botanical Hand Sanitiser Gift Set.

Find out more

Various, available at exetergin.com

 

Hattiers Rum

With rum being crowned the drink of lockdown, gift the UK’s drink of choice this Christmas and pick a quality rum with ethics too. 

Hattiers is sourced from the very best rums across the world and blended with soft water from Dartmoor, Devon. Uncompromising on quality and taste, Hattiers applies the same standard to sustainability being plastic-free from day one, mitigating its carbon footprint by planting a woodland on own-land and now being the first British Rum to join B Corporation. 

The gift for the conscious connoisseur!

Eminence - £37.50, Resolute - £54.50, Egremont - £42, available at hattiers.com

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Hunts Cider

This Christmas enjoy Hunt's Elf’s Tipple Mulled Devon Cider in the comfort of your own home.

A winter warmer, gently mulled with our secret blend of spices, simply heat and serve.

2x3 Litre, from £24, available at huntscider.co.uk

 

Hunttiers 

Hunttiers is a collaboration between two Devon businesses, Hunt's Cider and Hattiers Rum.

Enjoy hot or cold, a blend of Hattiers Devon Rum and Hunt's Cider, a proper winter warmer.

A perfect Christmas gift for Rum and Cider lovers.

Hunttiers (abv 11%), 1 Litre, £32, available at huntscider.co.uk

 

Owens Coffee

The team at Owens Coffee have hand-picked 5 of their favourite gifts for coffee lovers this Christmas.

Not only will your special someone appreciate being introduced to a new award-winning roaster like Owens, you’ll also be supporting a local business by buying your gifts from this Ivybridge-based specialty roaster.

Gifts ideas include Organic Coffee Gift SubscriptionOwens Coffee Gift VouchersDiscovery Pack of organic coffee beansClever Dripper Coffee Maker and a Barista Coffee Tasting Experience.

Find out more

Various, available at owenscoffee.com

 

Papillon Dartmoor Distillery

In collaboration with local TV wildlife presenter Nick Baker, Papillon Dartmoor Distillery have created a new gin, called Carabus, focussed on the Blue Ground Beetle and will be donating to Buglife to help protect it.

Carabus 70cl, £38, available at jadedpalates.com

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The Papillon Gift Miniature Gift Set is a truly Devon experience - distilled on Dartmoor by Papillon Dartmoor Distillery, all design work has been created by a Dartmoor company (Studio de Ville), the labels have been printed by inkREADible in Torbay, the boxes have been constructed by Atlas packaging in Barnstaple and the sleeve has been printed in Exeter by Ashley House Media. Please see their Stockists Map on their website to find out where you can buy one.

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Powderkeg Beer

As Christmas approaches it's time to start thinking about how much beer you can fit in the fridge/cupboard/garage/under the sofa to see you through until the new year. The Powderkeg Shop is now packed full of top quality brews including their best-sellers and some limited edition specials.

Powderkeg has 750ml bottles of Hafer Dunkel, a new dark wheat beer called 'Weizen Virtue' and the hugely popular NEIPA 'Slow Groove'. There's also 5L Minikegs of Speak Easy, 3 Can Gift Tubes, Mixed Cases and of course all the Speak Easy, Cut Loose and (FDD's Drink Product of the Year) Green Light you need to keep you appropriately lubricated this Christmas. 

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The 3-can gift pack includes three of Powderkeg's award-winning beers stacked up in a super funky PK tube. A delightfully delicious gift delivered anywhere in the UK (mainland) for under a tenner.

3-can Gift Pack, £7.95, available at www.powderkegbeer.co.uk

 

Pull the Pin Rum

Spiced Rum, so warm and smooth it is a delight over ice. A perfectly balanced spice blend that lifts your favourite mixer to new heights and gives any Rum cocktail an extra taste sensation and dimension. A rum that is always the right decision.

Light fruity Rums blended to perfection for a taste sensation and a new take on Rum. A Silver Passionfruit and Pineapple Rum and a Pink Raspberry and Strawberry Rum. Light and refreshing to mix well with a tonic of your choice, a lemonade with ice or as the perfect addition to a fruity cocktail. 

Spiced rum, Passionfruit & Pineapple Silver Rum or Raspberry & Strawberry Pink Rum (70cl bottles), £34.99 each, available via pullthepinrum.com

 

Red Rock Brewery

No doubt Christmas is going to be a very different experience than we are used to, but we can still make it magical and memorable. Do you have a friend or loved one that is a bit of a beer fanatic, or simply stuck for gift ideas for a particular special person? Then Red Rock Brewery has just the gift! Their beautifully festive Christmas Gift Packs, which can be delivered directly to your door! 

Gift packs with glass, £13.99, available at www.redrockbrewery.co.uk/shop

 

Salcombe Brewery

The perfect gift for beer lovers! A Salcombe Brewery luxury hamper packed with Salcombe beers and much loved branded glasses. Hampers include Shingle Bay, Seahorse, Devon Amber, Lifesaver, Sun Drop, Island Street Porter, Salcombe Pale Ale, and 2 x Branded Pint Glasses.

Luxury Hamper, £50, and more, available at salcombebrewery.com

 

Salcombe Distilling Co

Distilled and crafted in Salcombe, Devon at one of the world’s only distilleries directly accessible by boat, ‘Seamist’ is born to add sparkle to the Christmas period and transport you to the South West shoreline.

This unique liquid garnish atomiser has been handcrafted with red grapefruit, coastal botanicals and Cornish sea salt to elevate your ‘Start Point & Tonic’ and festive cocktail experience, encapsulating the essence of the sea.

Salcombe Distilling Co.’s ‘Seamist’ is available to purchase for £22 RRP in a 10cl atomiser bottle with a presentation box from salcombegin.com/shop and the Victuallers, Not On The High Street, Master of Malt and independent off-trade retailers across the UK.

Seamist, £22, available at salcombegin.com/shop

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Sea Arch Drinks

Sea Arch has created a wonderful alcohol-free gift pack which includes 1 x 25cl bottle Sea Arch Coastal Juniper distilled non-alcoholic spirit PLUS 2 x 150ml cans Double Dutch, all-natural skinny tonic PLUS a postcard with perfect serve instructions. The perfect gift for non-drinkers this Christmas.

Alcohol-free gift pack, £19.95, available at seaarchdrinks.com

Find out more about their newly launched ‘Sea & T’ range of alcohol-free RTDs

 

Sidmouth Distillery

Sidmouth Distillery's Christmas Cheer, otherwise known as 'Liquid Christmas', is a rum based liqueur which is infused with Christmas flavours.

Christmas Cheer, £12.99, available from The Dairy Shop in Sidmouth

Invitation - Live locally to Sidmouth? Kirsty and John from The Dairy Shop will be welcoming people of any age to come and join them for a free coffee mince pie and company on Christmas Day between 12.30-2.30pm.

 

Summerskills Brewery

This Christmas enjoy Summerskills Brewery Christmas beers – Turkey’s Delight 4.6% ABV on draught, 5.1% ABV in bottles and Christmouse which is draught only at 5.1%. The Turkey’s Delight will also be available in 5 litre mini-kegs.

Bottles, 3 bottle gift packs, mini-kegs and bag-in-box beers will be available from the Foxhound Inn at Brixton (please contact the brewery in the first instance) for home delivery within a 10 mile radius and also through Westcountry Produce (www.westcountryproduce.co.uk)

 

Swanaford Wine

Swanaford Vineyard has got Christmas wrapped up whether you're looking for an award-winning Devon wine or a unique gift. From its sensational Gold Medal-winning sparkling rosé and easy-drinking dry still whites, to its Gin (Papillon) & Fizz gift set, Swanaford has the perfect wine to get Christmas off to a corking start.

For wine aficionados, the vineyard also offers vouchers for its unique tour and tasting experiences at just £12.50 per person for a 90 minute guided tour and a 4-wine flight. And as if that wasn't enough, the vineyard is offering free delivery within 15 miles of the vineyard on any order. Plus, if you order 6 or more bottles you can take 10% off.

All wines and gifts available at swanaford.com or via [email protected]

 

The Angel Gin

The Angel has created their own bespoke Angel Gin, with Conker Spirits in collaboration with Head Chef Elly Wentworth, using Devonshire Black Garlic.

It has a rich, umami backdrop mellowed by a hint of honey and piney juniper, with a light floral lift. Serve garnished with lemon peel and is also an excellent pairing with cheese.

The perfect gift for gin lovers wanting to try something unique. 

The Angel Gin, £48, available online

 

The Indy Coffee Box

The ultimate coffee lover’s Christmas present, the Indy Coffee Box, is available as either a single gift delivery or as a monthly gift subscription.

3-month gift subscription, £54, available at indycoffeebox.co.uk

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For a full list of drink producers, please click here.

 

Festive Food

 

Bell & Loxton

A healthy, home-grown alternative to Olive Oil. Bell & Loxton's cold pressed rapeseed oil is a completely natural product with many advantages over other culinary oils. Makes the perfect Brussel Sprouts for your Christmas dinner. See Bell & Loxton's Brussel Sprout recipe

Cold Pressed Rapeseed Oil, from £12.99, available at bellandloxton.co.uk

 

Burrow Farm

This year Burrow Farm is offering a new delivery service within the Exeter area (EX1 to EX6) for their Christmas meats, including their own Red Ruby Devon beef, Rosamund Farm Turkeys and full range of Christmas meal accompaniments. They have put together a Christmas meat hamper that can be delivered to your door. It is aimed at smaller families and includes everything you need for the Christmas celebration.

Their Christmas meat hamper is £55 and includes 1.5kg Turkey Breast Roasting Joint, 1kg Gammon Joint, 10 x pigs in blankets, 1 x pack of sage and onion stuffing, 1 x Otter Vale Cranberry and Port Jelly, 2 x Red Ruby Sirloin Steaks, 8 x Old English Pork Sausages and 6 x Rashers of Dry Cure Back Bacon.

Christmas Meat Hamper, £55, available at burrowfarm.com

 

Cakewhole

Festive delights from Cakewhole, all hand made on the premises. Available for collection Monday 21st - Thursday 24th December. If Covid 19 restrictions prevent collection, Cakewhole can still ensure that you receive your festive orders by the 24th.

Click here to view their full range. 

Various, call 01752 246940 to place your order. Available at 90 Wilton Street, Plymouth, PL1 5LT

 

Ella's Chocolate Emporium

Christmas boxes of Ella's handmade and beautifully presented chocolates. The perfect gift for chocolate lovers.

Available at 35 Fore Street, Brixham, TQ5 8AA

 

Eversfield Organic

Gifts & Hampers - This season Eversfield launched their Christmas Gift Boxes, the ultimate foodie present. Treat your friends and loved ones to a perfectly presented organic gift snuggled in Eversfield's sustainably sourced wooden box with chemical free eco-friendly wood ‘wool’ padding. The delicious selection ranges from their Cornish Gin & Tonic Gift Box, to their Indulgent Chocolate Box all the way to a real taste of the South West with their Devon & Cornwall Deli Gift Box Hamper.

Christmas Gift Boxes, from £20, available at eversfieldorganic.co.uk

Banquet Boxes – Yes, they are as good as they sound! Brimming with everything you need for the perfect organic Christmas spread. Make your festivities easy by ordering all your ingredients to arrive in one pre-selected box, including recipe cards to make delicious extras like honey smoked pigs in blankets and the most scrumptious balsamic red cabbage with what’s in the box. Choose from 28 Dry Aged Trimmed Rib of Beef with gorgeous garlic and rosemary roast potatoes, or Smoked Leg of Lamb with luscious lemon and black pepper cabbage. Not forgetting traditional Turkey accompanied by chestnuts wrapped in streaky bacon.

Christmas Banquet Boxes, from £135, available at eversfieldorganic.co.uk

 

Frenchbeer Farm

Frenchbeer Farm has been producing Traditional Christmas Turkeys for the last 30 years alongside hill beef and lamb.  They sell their Turkeys direct from the farm to your door and through farm shops and butchers all over Devon.

Free Range Bronze Turkeys, Bronze Turkey Crowns and Half Turkeys available.

Free Range Bronze Turkey (4kg), from £62.34, available at frenchbeerfarm.co.uk

 

Georgie Porgie's Puddings

Limited stock remaining including Lemon & Pimms (Medium & Large), Traditional (Large), Chocolate, Orange & Baileys (Large) and Ultimate Gin (Medium & Large). 

Various, available at georgiesporgiespuddings.co.uk

 

Ilfracombe Chocolate Emporium

A delicious selection of handmade chocolates. Luxury glossy box filled with beautiful selection of Milk, White and Dark Chocolate (please specify when ordering if you have any preferences) which Chococo can then fill with your favourite style of handmade chocolates, and tie with ribbon.

Various, available at ilfracombechocolateemporium.co.uk

 

Just Like Mumma's

Get your favourite Just Like Mumma's bakes sent straight to your door. Perfect as a gift, or just a little treat for you.

The last postal date before Christmas is Thursday 17th December.

Various, available at justlikemummas.co.uk

 

Porsham Cakes

Handmade decadent chocolate brownies posted out to you. Winner of the Tastes of the West Gold Award in 2020.

Brownies by post, from £18.95, available at porsham.co.uk

 

Salcombe Dairy Chocolate

Christmas isn't Christmas without chocolate, this year Salcombe Dairy has expanded their range with NEW gift boxes and hamper.

NEW Five Bar Christmas Gift Boxes - A festive selection box, containing five of Salcombe Dairy's 80g chocolate Bar Christmas flavours: boozy Christmas Pudding, indulgent Rum & Raisin, Dark Chocolate Peppermint for after dinner, best selling Milk Chocolate Orange and gold award winning Dark Chocolate with Ginger.

Five Bar Christmas Gift Box, £20, available at salcombedairy.co.uk

Christmas Bean-to-Bar Chocolate Hamper - A nautical voyage of delights awaits the lucky recipient of Salcombe Dairy's magnificent hamper. Three bean-to-bar chocolate library gift boxes – a five bar Christmas selection box, a Dark Chocolate Box, and a Milk Chocolate Box, with six 25g assorted taster bars, and a tin of their fine Peruvian Cacao Nibs. The perfect gift for a serious chocolate fan, and a veritable tasting sensation! All hand packed in a smart white A4 size presentation box, can be posted as a gift anywhere in the UK, or sent to your home for presenting personally.

Christmas Bean-to-Bar Chocolate Hamper, £60, available at salcombedairy.co.uk

 

Shaldon Village Store

Bespoke gift hampers and more available in store. Christmas gift sets from Red Rock Brewery are also available in store.

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Sharpham Cheese

A collaboration between Devon’s finest cheese-makers brings you the Essential Devon Cheese Board featuring five artisan cheeses. Each cheese is made with milk from cows and goats that have grazed Devon’s luscious pastures, crafted with over 100 years of skills and nurtured with love until ready for your cheese board. The essential cheese lover’s box will be delivered to your door with no contact necessary.

The Essential Cheese Board, £20, and more available at sharphamcheese.co.uk

 

Swanaford Vineyard

Love Devon? Then treat yourself to the ultimate taste of the South West. Swanaford has teamed up with multi-award-winning gin distillery, Papillon to create an exclusive grown-up gift set that celebrates Dartmoor.

Dartmoor Gin & Fizz Gift Set, from £44.45, available at swanaford.com

 

The Bay Tree Food Co

Bay Tree gifts, essentials and treats. 

Christmas Tree Gift Pack - a tree shaped box with six tiny jars of Strawberry Jam, Blackcurrant jam, Real Ale Chutney, Spicy Tomato & Caramelised Onion Chutney, Lemon Marmalade with Gin & Lime, Cider Apple Jelly.

Christmas Tree Gift Pack, £11, and more available at thebaytree.co.uk

 

The Postal Pantry Co

As well as stocking over 1200 quality pantry groceries and essentials, including a great range of Christmas Food & Gifts, The Postal Pantry Co have created a range of fabulous eco-friendly hampers that make the perfect gifts for any occasion, and especially for Christmas coming up!

Gift hampers, from £8.50, and more available at postalpantry.co.uk
 

The Shops at Dartington

The Shop at Dartington has some great treats in the food shop including Devon produce gift trays and hampers from £15, or you can make up your own hampers from the wide variety of items available.

Gift trays and hampers, available at Food Shop, Shinners Bridge, Dartington, Devon, TQ9 6T​

 

For a full list of food producers, please click here.

 

Festive Foodie Vouchers

 

Borindgon Hall

Selection of Gift Vouchers available including monetary, dining, spa and afternoon tea vouchers.

Various gift vouchers, from £10, available at borindgonhall.co.uk

 

Glazebrook House Hotel

Selection of Gift Vouchers available including monetary, afternoon tea, high tea, set lunch, cream tea, Sunday lunch, whisky tasting and dinner & bespoke wine tasting vouchers.

Various gift vouchers, from £15, available at glazebrookhouse.co.uk

 

Harry's Restaurant

Selection of Gift Vouchers available including monetary, dinner, wine & dine, bottle of champagne, fizz Friday, classic cocktails and Harry's heart attack vouchers.

https://harrysrestaurants.co.uk/gift-vouchers/

Various gift vouchers, from £16, available at harrysrestaurant.co.uk

 

Swanaford Vineyard

The Swanaford Vineyard Tour Voucher makes a fantastic gift. It allows the holder(s) to book onto one of Swanaford's tours on a day that suits them.

Gift Vouchers, £12.50, available at swanaford.com

 

The Husbandry School

The Husbandry School has a wonderful array of courses available in 2021, including willow weaving, woodwork, husbandry and land based skills with more dates being added. Fabulous as Christmas gifts for those looking to try something new. Gift vouchers are also available for those who just cannot decide!

See the full list of courses and dates here

Gift vouchers, from £15, available at husbandry.co.uk

 

The Postal Pantry Co

Check out The Postal Pantry Co's new email gift cards available now on their website! Not sure what gift to buy? This is the perfect gift... Especially if you need one last minute!  

Winter Gift Card, from £5, available at postalpantry.co.uk

 

Festive Dining

 

Bayards Cove Inn

Soak up the festive atmosphere, enjoy fabulous decorations and add a little magic to your celebrations at Bayards Cove Inn at Dartmouth this year with a delicious Christmas meal.

Plus, 25% off stays until December 23rd. 

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Bayards Kitchen

Heading to The Shops at Dartington for some Christmas shopping, pop into Bayards Kitchen for your chance to win a hamper full of festive goodies.

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Ben's Wine & Tapas

Popping to Totnes for a spot of Christmas shopping, head to Ben's Wine & Tapas to enjoy their normal menu as well as a few festive specials.

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Borindgon Hall

Throughout the festive season, share a Boringdon afternoon tea experience with family as they sprinkle some magic around their enchanted place on the hill...

Served daily 1 - 4pm from 2nd December 2020 - 3rd January 2021. Booking is essential.

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Cary Arms

Spend time with friends and family this Christmas and make your escape to our magical coastal hideaway in Devon. Relax, recharge and avoid the yuletide mayhem of staying at home with one of our special packages. The best seasonal dishes with an inspired gastro-inn twist await, along with fabulous entertainment, roaring log fires and the warmest ambiance. For truly memorable Christmas holidays Devon is the place to be.

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Eversfield Organic Farm Shop & Café, Totnes

Eversfield Organic's Totnes Café & Farm Shop is open and offering the perfect place for a break from Christmas shopping for breakfast, lunch or coffee & cake.

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Exeter Golf and Country Club

Celebrate Christmas with a Festive Afternoon Tea in Wear Park Restaurant, available throughout December until Christmas Eve. Just minutes from Exeter city centre, an afternoon tea with a warming mulled wine is the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle.

With a stand full of sumptuous festive fancies, seasonal sandwiches, warm scones, clotted cream and jam, with tea or coffee and a choice of mulled wine, fizz or G&T, it’s the perfect Christmas get-together.

£32 for two people

Exeter Golf and Country Club's Festive Menu is available Mondays to Saturdays for lunch or dinner in Wear Park Restaurant for tables of up to six or a private dining room with a table for six.

Three courses with a glass of wine £29.50 | Three course £26.50 | Two course £22

£100 fee applies for a private room. Upgrade options also available. 

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Harry's Restaurant

The halls are tastefully decked and you can expect their usual fare with a seasonal twist on classics to grace their carefully curated menu. 

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Home Farm Cafe

Open for eat-in lunch, 10am-4pm and eat-in dinner on Friday and Saturday nights, 6pm-7.30pm.

This Christmas enjoy Home Farm at Home on Christmas Day.

The full menu is available to view here. Home Farm Cafe's Christmas Day takeaway lunch will be available for you to collect on Christmas Eve between 11am and 3pm.

Please note: the deadline to order your Christmas Day takeaway is 5pm on Sunday 20th December.

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My Kitchen, Your Home

Delicious wintery dishes will be available over the next few weeks, every Friday during December except Christmas Day. Takeaways available on New Year Day too. 

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Pattard Restaurant

Pattard Restaurant is offering a traditional festive Sunday lunch every Sunday, with Turkey, all the trimmings and homemade cranberry sauce, Christmas pudding (eco friendly Christmas crackers as well). They are also running a special festive set menu on Wednesday 23rd December and Thursday 24th December. 

The restaurant will be closed for Christmas Day and Boxing Day, reopening for Sunday 27th which will still be a festive Sunday Lunch.

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Taste

Taste can bring some much needed Christmas spirit to your Exeter work or home this year with their fabulous festive food. Their festive buffet menus are available to share with your colleagues at work (socially distanced, of course) or to enjoy with your family at home!

If you wish to discuss supplying treat boxes to your team working from home please get in touch.

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The Angel

This December, The Angel is open for dining in as well as takeaway Sunday lunch.

Open Thursday to Sunday for Lunch (12pm-1.45pm) and Dinner (6.30pm-8.30pm).

The Angel at Home

Enjoy an amazing Sunday lunch in the comfort of your own home, pre order by 10am on Friday.

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The Bedford Hotel

Celebrate the run-up to Christmas in the warm comfort of The Bedford Hotel in the heart of Tavistock. Settle down to a Festive Lunch or Dinner with friends or family, and enjoy the finest local ingredients of the season, prepared with care and presented with flair.

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The Brasserie at Carlton

The Brasserie at The Carlton is open from 2nd December for all types of “substantial meals” - just look at their Scotch Egg if you don’t believe them. But seriously their Festive Menu is available up until 23 December, alongside their regular food offerings.

They are hosting a New Year's Eve dinner at the end of this year, and they can’t wait to see in 2021. Can you?

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The Cridford Inn

The Cridford Inn has continued their lockdown takeaway and introduced their festive menu for you to enjoy in the run up to Christmas. Enjoy their Christmas afternoon teas, takeaways and dining in this December.

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The Fig Tree at 36 & at home

The Fig Tree at 36 is open for dining in during December.

On Christmas Day, enjoy The Fig Tree at Home, click here to view the menu.

Takeaways are available on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Please call 01752 253247 to find out more details.

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The Plot Catering Co

The Plot Catering Co's boxes are available to order and for delivery every day until January (excluding Christmas Day and Boxing Day). They need 24 hours to fulfil orders.

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The Salutation Inn

The Salutation Inn is open during December, click here to see their opening hours.

Treat yourself or loved ones to the Salutation experience with The Salutation Christmas Day at Home Kit.

Save the hustle ‘n’ bustle of the mad shopping, avoid the 5am turkey in the oven alarm and discover their Christmas in a box! All you need to create a festive feast for Christmas Day; a selection of Salutation favourites, using stunning produce from their local suppliers, cooked by their wonderful team.

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Twenty Seven

With Christmas just around the corner, what better way to welcome the festivities with a taste of Twenty Seven's seasonal menu.

This year let Twenty Seven take the pressure and stress of cooking off your shoulders with Twenty Seven's Christmas Dinner meal kits! Enjoy a fine dining festive experience with your feet up and bubbly in hand. 

Twenty Seven's popular takeaways are continuing.

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Two Bridges

Time to book a delicious Festive Lunch, in the warm and wonderful setting of the Two Bridges Hotel in the heart of Dartmoor.

Available Monday to Saturday, until 23rd December.

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For a full list of places to dine this December, please click here.

 

Festive Food & Drink Shopping

To help reduce the queues in-stores this Christmas, lots of places are also offering online shopping and home delivery.

For a full list of where to shop in the run up to Christmas, please click here.

 

Dartington Farmers' Market

On Saturday 19 December - 10am to 3pm.

Support your local community and shop in the fresh air! Dartington's farmers’ market has the best local and seasonal foods the area has to offer, and you can meet the people who make it, grow it, pick it, process it, and now sell it – directly to you.

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Christmas Market at Hanlons, Exeter

On Saturday 5 December to Thursday 24 December - 10am - 4pm.

"It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas" at Hanlons!!! Their Christmas market is open from 10am - 4pm daily, with lots of goodies from their brewery!  As well as delicious food from the restaurant, Christmas trees, Christmas puddings, a wide selection of bottled wines and spirits and gifts from local crafts people.  All with proper social distancing measures in place and heated covered outdoor seating. Open throughout the run-up to Christmas.

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For a full list of what's on this December, please click here.

 

Festive Offers

 

Powderkeg

Powderkeg would like to thank all their supporters and wish you a Merry Christmas by offering 10% off all online orders this December.

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The Angel

Until Friday 18th December and Monday 4th to Sunday 31st January 2021, The Angel is offering 15% off on all food for locals living in TQ5 and TQ6 postcodes.

Available for lunches on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. 

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Festive recipes to try

 

Devon Rum Company

A great twist on a classic drink from Devon Rum Company.

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Bell & Loxton's Brussel Sprout & Pancetta

Staying in is the new going out this year! Bell & Loxton continue to remain open supplying all their lovely delicatessens and farm shops with their award winning oils. You can also buy online from their website www.bellandloxton.co.uk  Their original oil makes delicious roast potatoes – the all important part of the Christmas lunch. One to try this Christmas... 

Tasty Brussel Sprouts the perfect accompaniment to the traditional Christmas Lunch.

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Happy Butter's Golden Roast Potatoes

Ghee is known for making curries it is also an amazing cooking oil and makes the crunchiest, tastiest roast potatoes ever!

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Salcombe Distilling Co

A breath of coastal air meets a classic Martini. This elegant and sophisticated cocktail combines citrus led flavours of Salcombe Distilling Co.’s multi-award winning Salcombe Gin ‘Start Point’ with a moreish saline note from the ‘Seamist’ liquid garnish. The result is nostalgic and timeless.

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