Food & Drink Articles

Here you’ll find a range of features and reviews on some of our favourite food and drink establishments within Lincolnshire

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    Investigating Our Food Miles

    Written by: Charlotte Barnes on June 12, 2015

    What are food miles? You’ve probably heard the term bandied around a lot lately but what does it really entail and does it really affect the food we eat? The idea of food miles having...

  • Lincolnshire’s Favourite Food Revealed!

    Written by: Charlotte Barnes on May 20, 2015

    Over the past week, we’ve been collecting your votes on Lincolnshire’s Favourite Food and the results are in! And the winner is…. Lincolnshire Sausages!   A whopping 44% of you voted for this well-known Lincolnshire...

  • Bringing Game Back To The Dinner Table

    Written by: Charlotte Barnes on May 13, 2015

    When people think of game these days, they might be more prone to think of ostrich or kangaroo due to recent popularity for these more unusual varieties of meat. But what about Lincolnshire’s traditional game meats?...

  • Top 10 Breweries in Lincolnshire

    Written by: Charlotte Barnes on January 26, 2015

    The brewing of ale is a tradition stretching back to medieval times but, despite its long history, the process is still going strong in Lincolnshire today. There are a number of local breweries established in...

  • Christmas Party Venues in Lincolnshire

    Written by: June Russell on December 5, 2014

    It’s that time of year again and you’re looking to book your Christmas party – but where do you start? Our Christmas Party Venues in Lincolnshire guide is here to help. We’ve listed 10 of...

  • Doddington Hall at Christmas

    Written by: June Russell on September 11, 2014

    Doddington Hall is a beautiful Elizabethan manor house, less than 5 miles from Lincoln city centre. At Christmas, Doddington Hall goes festive, with roaring log fires and spectacular decorations throughout. Still a family home, Doddington...

  • Eating Out in Lincoln

    Written by: June Russell on June 19, 2014

    Our favourite tea shops and cafes in Lincoln Lincoln has lots of of excellent cafes to choose from. Here are some of our favourites: Pimento Tearooms A vegetarian café located on Steep Hill serving delicious food....

  • The Best Lincolnshire Food

    Written by: June Russell on March 26, 2014

    Want to know more about the best Lincolnshire food? Then just read on! Did you know that Lincolnshire grows more wheat, cereals, pumpkins and potatoes than anywhere else in the UK? For all you meat...

  • Lincolnshire Plum Loaf

    Written by: June Russell on March 26, 2014

    The Lincolnshire Plum Loaf is perhaps the most famous of all English tea loaves. This moist, succulent fruit loaf is equally as delicious served with butter, cheese or toasted. If you’ve never tried it, you’re...

  • Swanholme Lakes & Lunch at The Swanholme Tavern

    Written by: Steve Worthington on February 20, 2014

    I hopped athletically over a stream with my ears ringing from my girlfriend’s shout of “if you fall in I’m not going in after you”, something that’s always reassuring to hear from a loved one....

  • My 3 Favourite Lincoln Cafés

    Written by: Steve Worthington on February 12, 2014

    The Bookstop Café I first visited this delightful little hobbit hole whilst on an eccentric hunt for novels by the early 20th Century writer Thomas Wolfe. Now, I didn’t find any Thomas Wolfe books (which...

  • Lincoln Christmas Market Food and Drink

    Written by: June Russell on September 11, 2013

    Lincoln Christmas Market is famous for its wide range of fantastic food and drink stalls. There is plenty of food and drink to eat at the Christmas Market while you wander through the beautiful decorations and...