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Monday, May 8, 2017

At Dorset Magazine, we know that one of your greatest passions is the food and drink produced in this county, and the farms from which that produce comes. This year the glamorous awards evening will be held at The Italian Villa on September 28. Voting is now open…

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Friday, February 17, 2017

From farmhouse to country house, tea room to hotel Sue Quinn leaves no crumb untested as she seeks out some of the finest cream teas in the county

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Friday, December 16, 2016

Gorse, wasabi and watercress, Susanne Masters fills her cocktail shaker with some exciting local spirits that would be a talking point at any festive occasion

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Tuesday, November 8, 2016

From wasabi and knobs to gin and vodka, Dorset has taken its local food scene to delicious new heights and is creating a whole new generation of food and drink heroes

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Monday, October 17, 2016

English vineyards and winemakers have enjoyed a renaissance in recent years and are now producing award-winning wines of regional character, writes Helen Stiles

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Dorset’s Furleigh Estate will be raising money for Dorset charity Weldmar Hospicecare Trust throughout Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which runs from 1–30 October.

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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Helen Stiles seeks out the crème de la crème of deliciously stylish afternoon tea venues in the BH postcode

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Tuesday, August 2, 2016

This is your chance to vote and support Dorset’s finest food and drink businesses. Following the overwhelming success of last year’s awards, we are delighted to launch the 2016 Dorset Magazine Food, Drink and Farming Awards.

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Years of careful planning and investment has transformed a Dorset dairy farm into an award-winning vineyard and winery of international repute

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Thursday, July 7, 2016

A perfect martini requires just two ingredients – gin and vermouth – or does it?

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Monday, June 6, 2016

Mark Banham from Morrish & Banham wine merchants in Dorchester selects wines from two of his favourite Dorset vineyards

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Monday, June 6, 2016

Reward your taste buds with a tour of this delightful Bournemouth urban village which takes its food and drink very seriously, says Kate Shaw

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Thursday, May 12, 2016

Sally Marlow, Secretary of the Gussage Community Benefit Society, reveals how the collective power of a local community has triumphed in saving their village pub

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Monday, December 21, 2015

These unusual hot and cold winter cocktails have been devised by the talented David Smith, former Head Bartender at the Hix Oyster House in Lyme Regis, who you will now find serving his delicious concoctions at The Anchor in Seatown.

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Monday, November 23, 2015

Here’s our guide to some of the best Dorset artisan ciders

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Thursday, October 8, 2015

Wimborne Minster is so much more than a gorgeous historic market town. It is also home to some of the best food and drink in Dorset and with this in mind Sue Quinn shares some of her favourite gourmet haunts

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Wednesday, September 30, 2015

How much are you prepared to pay for your daily pinta? Rebecca Cox, Chairman of Dorset Young Farmers, argues the case for a price that reflects the true cost of producing milk in this country

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Thursday, September 24, 2015

Dorset’s got talent, thanks in part to a new £11 million college theatre that plans to flood the West End with home-grown stars.

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Westbourne Urban Village hosts a dedicated food and drink week, starting on Monday 8 June showcasing the unique and diverse selection of food and drink available in this much loved destination for foodies.

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Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Award-winning local vineyard and winery, Furleigh Estate has teamed up with Dorset’s first gin distillery Conker Spirit and Isle of Wight Tomatoes to create a limited-edition cocktail for Red Nose Day, on Friday 13 March

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Monday, February 16, 2015

Do you like your martini dirty, salty, twisted or filthy or would you prefer a Mince Pie daiquiri? Helen Stiles heads for the county’s best cocktail bars to browse their menus

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Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Winning gold in a prestigious French competition with their sparkling Lancombe Rising inspired Nick and Dawn Poole to go full time into heritage cider making and put West Milton on the West Country cider map

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Monday, September 29, 2014

Recipe of the month with Lloyd Brown of Bridport’s Venner Bar

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Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Ready for a sundowner? Head to some of Dorset’s coolest bars and try something new

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Thursday, December 5, 2013

If you’re a traditionalist at heart or want to try something new this Christmas, we’ve picked out the best food and drink products to enjoy over the festive period.

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Thursday, December 5, 2013

Tell Helen Stiles about your favourite tea rooms and have the chance for your views to be in Dorset Magazine February 2013

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Wednesday, January 25, 2012

This is one of the best reasons to keep a pot of mint on your window sill! Whether you make a whole teapot or just a cupful the recipe works the same. Mint tea is a great post meal digestive...

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Friday, December 16, 2011

Everyone loves a bit of tender loving care and a chance to unwind from the pressures of everyday life. And what better way to escape reality than to let the Quantum Hotel Group take away your worries.

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Thursday, July 21, 2011

This summer, if you're heading to Glorious Goodwood to experience the ultimate in horseracing chic (26th to the 30th July 2011), make sure you visit the 'Spritz Up and Groom' team in the Tanqueray Bar...

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Wednesday, March 23, 2011

What could be more fun than getting in the spirit of the Royal Wedding with our fun William and Kate cocktails...

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Tuesday, December 14, 2010

This video features JJ Goodman, winner of BBC's The Restaurant with Raymond Blanc, showing how to make a Christmas cocktail – the 'Brandy Blazer'...

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Friday, November 19, 2010

From fizz to a fragrant Sauternes Jamie MacKenzie-Charrington of Hicks and Don wine merchants has selected some great wines for seasonal feasting.

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Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Nestling on the slopes of the Mendip Hills, within a stone's throw of the famous Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar Ales is a microbrewery producing premium quality real ales for you to enjoy at home as well as in the best pubs...

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