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Great Chocolates of the North

By: Jane Williams in Food and Drink, our story

When I heard that the Great Exhibition of the North would be coming to Newcastle in 2018, I felt inspired to create chocolates celebrating the heritage of the region. These events only come round once in a life time, the last time it came to town was 1929. I am also celebrating a personal anniversary, […]

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A Very Foodie Christmas

By: Bridget Hamilton in Food and Drink

Many of us bemoan the rows of stocking fillers that fill our supermarket shelves in May, but when Christmas really does roll around it’s hard not to be excited by it. Even the biggest Scrooge can be won over by Christmas food – be it a slice of chocolate log or a pig in a blanket, […]

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Choc on the Tyne: an Interview with Lindisfarne Winery

By: Bridget Hamilton in Food and Drink, our story 3 Comments

Nestled only a few miles off the coast of Northumberland is the ‘Holy Island’ of Lindisfarne, a treat for wildlife lovers, photographers, and foodies alike. It’s an exciting historical area and we’re lucky enough to have it right on our doorstep. Although we have made bespoke chocolates for Lindisfarne Winery for several years, mixing their […]

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Top Tips for the Perfect Picnic

By: Bridget Hamilton in Events, Food and Drink

Up in the North East, it looks as if the weather may brighten up just in time for July. And as last week was National Picnic Week – a celebration of the great outdoors, comfy blankets, and innovative ways to store potato salad – we’ve compiled our top tips for a spread that’s spot on. Get […]

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