• Ottery’s first food and drink festival

    22nd May 2013 | News | Claire
  • It is aimed at showcasing what Ottery has to offer and will involve all sorts of activities, including food tasting and live music.

    The winner of the competition to find the most mouth-watering children’s recipe will be announced on Saturday morning.

    The order of play is as follows:

    – Friday 31 May
    Four course food safari

    – Saturday 1 June
    A food and drink street market in Mill Street, from 9.30 – 5pm

    Sainsbury’s car park – in a large marquee is the children’s recipe winner announced, from 10am
    Cookery demonstrations by a number of local chefs, supported by River Cottage
    Fish auction, hosted by Ottery’s fishmonger, Simon

    Entertainment in Batts Lane, including live music, children’s activities and street theatre, including morris dancing and Ottery’s silver band

    Activities in the Institute, including cookery demonstrations by River Cottage, Tim Maddams, focusing on leftovers

    Opportunity to sample local food in Ottery’s pubs and restaurants

    There will be a “cook-off” between the Rusty Pig’s Robin Rea and Tim Maddams, in the Rusty Pig

    – Sunday 2 June
    Afternoon “Miss Marple” tea served in Ottery St Mary parish church

    For more information visit http://www.facebook.com/otterystmaryfoodfamiliesfestival or contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call 01404 815492