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Hampshire and Dorset competition

Win dinner, bed and breakfast for 2 people at the Cedar Manor Hotel in the beautiful Lake District. Expect accomplished two-AA-rosette cooking at this Victorian country house retreat which sits in its own mature walled gardens on the outskirts of Windermere.

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Which one of these is a famous Lakeland poet? Enter this competition

Book a Local Hotel Room

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Order a Takeaway

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Matthew Mason

Matthew Mason is Head Chef of The Jack in the Green at Rockbeare, near Exeter -- one of Devon’s most exciting pub/restaurants. No stranger to awards, Matthew is a former South West Chef of the Year and ex-Gidleigh Park apprentice. During the past 17 years, he has helped transform the Jack from a rundown roadside pub into a beacon of superb cooking synonymous with exemplary levels of service. Matthew has teamed up with Sugarvine to answer your cookery questions.

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What is the difference between Medjool dates and stoned dates in the supermarket and where would I get Medjool dates from please? - Irene

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Yes, they might be London-centric and some of them don’t even have all that much to say about the food -- but there’s no denying that the restaurant critics do make for interesting reading. So for your vicarious dining pleasure we’ve brought together restaurant reviewers from the quality national papers.
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Bull & Boat Beach Bar & Bistro

With a prime site overlooking the sea on Swanage beachfront, the Bull & Boat is a real destination venue. It has plenty of outside seating over the sand and its own courtesy moorings in the bay in case you’re planning to arrive here by boat. The inte ...more

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Latest Restaurant Review:Bournemouth Flying Club, Christchurch

"Visited yesterday, excellent food reasonable prices and good choice menu. Very clean and wonderful views of planes coming and going. Highly recommended."
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It's long been noted amongst those who note such things that the more cookery shows there are on TV and the more cookbooks proliferate, the less we seem to be able to find our way into that strange and fantastic land known as "The Kitchen" to prepare ...see the full blog and reader comments

Gilpin Lodge, Windermere

Some meals are worth a special journey. In The Gastrotourist we profile select destination restaurants from across the UK and beyond.

Gilpin Lodge, Windermere

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Latest news for diners in the Hampshire and Dorset area.

    • The Ocean View Restaurant now open

    The Ocean View Restaurant, Lyme Regis has opened

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    The Golden Lion, Weymouth has opened

    • Quarters now open

    Quarters, Bournemouth has opened

    • Gainsborough Arms now open

    Gainsborough Arms, Sherborne has opened

    • Chef Of The Future 2014 Winner Unveiled

    The Vegetarian Society's cookery school, Cordon Vert, has unveiled the winner of the Chef of the Future 2014 competition -- Gavin Kellett, Head Chef at the Manor House, Godalming. The winning three-course menu comprised: Crispy hearts of palm, shiitake mushroom duxelles, aubergine chutney, pomegrana...more

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