The waiting is almost over! The popular Blenheim Palace Food Festival returns for its 7th year on Fri 20th to Sunday 22nd August 2021. Expect a weekend of gourmet tastings from over 160 stalls, set in over 2,000 acres of magnificent gardens, and plenty of space for the children to explore. Dame Mary Berry will be joining the festival kitchen on Friday 20th August, as well as other TV chefs, cookbook authors, food experts and Masterchef and British Bake off winners.
The Denbies Food Festival in Surrey follows shortly after on the weekend of 4th and 5th September. Meet Chris Bavin (TV presenter and cookbook author), Suzanne Mulholland (family cooking expert), Dean Edwards (TV chef) and Thomas Frake (Masterchef champion 2020).
A taste of whats on offer at the festivals:
- Browse hundreds of stalls, tasting delectable smoothies, chocolates, wood-fired oven pizza’s, crispy crepes, cocktails and countless other snacks and drinks.
- Watch a celebrity chef put together a classic dish with a unique twist, and learn their tricks of the trade in one of the Q&A sessions
- Enjoy a relaxing picnic and many other family friendly activities.
- Enjoy a wine tasting experience.
Festival Director, Angus Chilvers comments: “We’re delighted to be back this summer! We have a brilliant line up of exceptional chefs and food and drink experts in the Festival Theatre for each event and will be announcing our headline chefs over the coming months” Angus continues: “This is a food festival for everyone with Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten Free and Organic produce and options available. There will be high quality and exciting food choices available from local producers ranging from artisan bakers, craft brewers, gourmet burgers and international cuisine to cheese and chutneys and handmade sweets to indulge on the day, take home or present as a gift to a loved one.
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Denbies wine estate, Bradley Lane, Dorking, RH5 6AA
Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, OX20 1PP
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