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Dorset Blue Vinny

We are the only producers of the genuine Dorset Blue Vinny Cheese which we make by hand on our family-run farm in the heart of Dorset. We use the milk from our own herd of dairy cows to produce Dorset Blue Vinny, following our original 300 year old recipe.

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Ma Bolton

Kate “Ma” Bolton,  through her life long love of baking and a requirement to fulfil some specific dietary needs for both herself and her children has developed a range of Gluten Free and Vegan products as well as constantly adding new recipes and dishes to her fresh food range. Kate can be found at various…

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Dorset Ginger

Dorset Ginger is the home of non-alcoholic, hand blended specialist drinks that can be enjoyed on their own or as mixers. Dorset Ginger is a family run business with a factory located in the rural area of Lytchett Matravers. They’ve kindly offered to share some of their recipes with the Dorset Food Network audience, so pick…

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Pamphill Dairy and Butchery

Pamphill Dairy is an idyllic spot for anything from a traditional cream tea to the best in local produce.  Our family run business has flourished for many years, making it one of Dorset’s best loved places to visit year round.

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Leo McEwen

I’m a photographer born and based in the county of Dorset, UK, specialising in portrait, commercial and event photography. Having finished a foundation diploma in Art & Design at Arts University Bournemouth, I’m now focusing on growing my business. I love to welcome all commission and client based photoshoots, working on projects that I feel passionate about.…

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Chunki Chef | Alex Fisher

Alex Fletcher (Chunki Chef) is a multi award winning self employed head chef with years of experience of working in top establishments, extensive cookery demonstration experience, pop up events, wedding planning etc! He is currently heading up and managing the kitchen at Shelley’s restaurant at the Richmoor Hotel in Weymouth. In his last venture, he…

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Michaela Hrabánková

Gin, Wine and all round food lover, Michaela has been experimenting with food, flavours and ideas from an early age.  Nowadays she can be found foraging, cooking, photographing and generally enjoying everything that Dorset life has to offer with her nine year old daughter. Early exposure to fame includes managing to enlist local TV legend Fred…

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Summit Engagement

Summit Engagement is a newly founded company (February 2019), based in Bournemouth, United Kingdom. The founder of this company, Richard Quinn, and his colleagues, aim to support local businesses by assisting with the construction of a social media presence (predominantly Instagram) that accurately reflects all aspects of a customers brand, but also an online existence…

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Ruby is a Volkswagen T2 Bay Window Campervan. She was born in Wolfsburg Germany in 1979 and shipped to Bournemouth in 1980 hence her Local Numberplate GRU 98V. Ruby as far as I currently know has spent all her life living locally in Dorset. I had a rush of blood two years ago whilst by…

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County Foods

County Foods are one of the largest, independent, family owned and run catering butchers in the South. We operate from a state of the art plant in Poole, Dorset. Our location, on the edges of Hampshire, Wiltshire and Somerset gives us, and in turn our customers unique access to some of the best cattle, lamb…

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Chloe Grant

Hi I’m Chloe, a Media & Communications student at Bournemouth University. I’m a lover of all things digital, reading and writing – I also LOVE food, but who doesn’t. Having done a year in the marketing industry for a lovely independent company (The Urban Guild), I am going into my final year at University super…

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Hi! I’m Laura, an 18 year old foodie and plastic free advocate. My life is currently filled with A level stress, but I can escape from this all with my food blog Courgettiblogetti! Writing my blog allows me to forget about my studies for a few moments and pour my words out on to a…

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Jon Gwynne

Local Food and Beer Enthusiast There are only two things you need to know about me. One; I love food and two; I love where I live! Supporting our local food and drink businesses is something I’ve been advocating for several years now. Dorset Food Network began towards the end of 2015. The whole idea started at a…

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