A Stilton Masterclass

Stilton is a truly a British cheese, and protected by both its EU "Protected Designation of Origin" (PDO) status and registered trademark, this is the way it will stay.  Clare and John attended a "Stilton Masterclass" to learn the essentials. 

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Suffolk Gold-en Sunshine

Happy cows are at the heart of life on Whitegate Farm, the home of Katherine and Jason Salisbury and their Suffolk Farmhouse Cheeses.  On a beautiful sunny day, Clare arrived to visit just as their herd of fifty milking cows bounded out into the fields for the first time since October, immediately getting their heads down to enjoy the fresh spring grass.

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Meet the Queen ... of Pork Pies!

Sarah Pettegree of Bray's Cottage is the "Queen of Pork Pies"!  Her "perfect pies" are a firm favourite in the Slate picnic counter, particularly delicious when munched on the beach.  Recently we caught up with Sarah to find out how she got into the pork pie business and her top tip for a pork pie accompaniment.

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