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  • The Best Mulled Wine Recipe

    8th December 2017

    Nothing quite captures the flavour of Christmas like a steaming mug of Mulled Wine. This spicy combination of cheap vino and cloves is an absolute must for keeping warm over the festive period and it’s long history makes for a fascinating read. This tried and tested Mulled Wine recipe is…

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  • The History of Festive Drinks

    27th November 2017

    Learn the history of some of your fave yuletide tipples It isn’t truly Christmas until you’ve indulged in your first steaming cup of mulled wine or cider. But have you ever thought about the history behind some of your favourite yuletide drinks? *First published in Crumbs Magazine Devon Christmas 2017*…

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  • Devonshire Egg Nog

    16th November 2017

    If you pick up the latest issue of Crumbs Magazine you’ll find our feature on the history of Festive Drinks over on page 56, alongside a recipe for Devonshire Egg Nog. Devonshire Eggnog is a little bit different from ordinary eggnog because it contains a myriad of Devon-sourced ingredients, including Laydilay Organic Eggs…

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  • 10 Recipes for Chocoholics

    8th October 2017

    It’s officially National Chocolate Week (as if we needed an excuse to eat it) so we thought we’d share 10 Recipes for Chocoholics with you. Below you’ll find links to all kinds of delicious chocolate creations from ice lollies to pancakes and  hot chocolate to waffles. If you have a chocolate recipe that you’d…

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  • Ocean Breeze Wine Cocktail

    23rd August 2017

    Inspired by this month’s Le Petit Ballon box, I decided to replicate Naomi Schimek’s Ocean Breeze cocktail. Now, before you say anything, I know that I ended up adding WAY too much pineapple to my version of the cocktail. However, I have to say that it tasted really, really good, and…

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  • The sun is finally starting to shine and it’s time to start thinking about alfresco entertaining in the months to come! So, to get things off to a good start, we’re sharing mixologist Michal Golecki’s recipe for a Caribbean-inspired JAMROCK cocktail. This fruity infusion combines your favourite rum with the flavours of banana, passionfruit,…

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  • Dappa Cocktails

    11th May 2016

    Dappa Cocktails  If you’ve found this recipe the chances are you’ve already read our review of Devon Distillery’s Dappa. Well we’ve been raiding our fruit bowl in an attempt to think up some unique and tasty Dappa cocktails and we wanted to share our favourites with you! Try adding this unusual spirit to one of the…

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