Tag Archives: The Dining Room

The Dining Room – Try for yourself

(Since this blog was written the Dining Room has temporarily (hopefully) closed although Pete’s bread is still available in a few shops in Ashbourne) I’ve wanted to visit the Dining Room ever since I moved to Ashbourne. I love good … Continue reading

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The world’s finest sausage and the Ashbourne terroir

One of the joys of visiting France is to stumble across one of the local markets. They are a celebration not only of food but of the terroir – the environmental and physical characteristics which impart flavour. These characteristics produce … Continue reading

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Food and Drink: The Ashbourne Terroir

Ah…the Ashbourne terroir! Where to begin. For a town the size of Ashbourne to have the range of pubs, restaurants and great produce is terrific. We have excellent delicatessens in Cheddar Gorge, and Bramalls (sadly, we lost H Smith this … Continue reading

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