Black Isle Food & Drink Festival September 23rd
Added on 29 July 2023
We are delighted to be planning the first Black Isle Food and Drink Festival to be held at Findon Hall on Saturday September 23rd from 2-5pm (doors open at 1.30)
You will be able to watch a series of demonstrations and to sample and purchase food from a wide range of local providers.
|Black Isle Brewery||Black Isle Dairy|
|Black Isle Turkeys||The Cheese House|
|Culisse Highland Rapeseed Oil||Chilliman|
|Clachuile Fruit and Veg||Fraoch Cottage|
|The Chocolate Place||Loch Ewe Brewery|
|Loch Ewe Salt and Seaweed||Patisserie Alice|
|Easter Balmungie Farm||Highland Prime|
|Highland Microgreens||Unravel Teas|
|Glen Ord Distillery||Pro Fish|
|Highland Community Waste Partnership||Xoko Bakehouse|
|Dingwall+District Beekeepers’ Association||Vandyke Brothers Coffee|
|The Highland Coffee Pod|
UHI ‘Tasting of Scottish Highland Lamb – Roast loin of lamb, Caramalised Lamb Sweetbreads, Lamb Breast and Tattie Cake, Butternut Squash, Crispy Goat Cheese , Basil and Lamb Jus’.
Storehouse ways with root vegetables
Vandyke Brothers Coffee how to make the best coffee with the equipment available
Profish how to prepare a seafood platter
Penny and Martin ways of preserving food
The Chocolate Place (demonstration running all afternoon) Chocolate, Chat and Taste: Explore the four delicious chocolate groups, and experience your very own chocolate tasting wheel, with Debbie from The Chocolate Place. Then pop over to their stall for more delicious bars and bites.
Highland Microgreens are excited to be offering a variety of mixed boxes of locally and sustainably grown microgreens. Taster samples will be available to enjoy. Mixes include "Mega Mix" and a "Firey Mix".These tiny greens are packed with flavor, vibrant colours, and a high concentration of nutrients compared to their mature counterparts.
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Cullisse Highland Rapeseed Oil Our multi-award winning range of natural and flavoured rapeseed oils are produced from oil seeds grown and gently cold pressed at Cullisse Farm in the Highlands of Scotland, where the Mackenzie family have farmed for over 100 years. Cullisse Highland Rapeseed Oil is SALSA accredited, bee friendly and proudly supports Farm Africa, a charity helping to reduce poverty by helping farmers in Eastern Africa to grow more, sell more and sell for more.
We have 7 flavours to compliment our natural cold pressed rapeseed oil in a variety of pack formats from gift sets to 100ml, 250ml and 500ml bottles. We will be having festival offers, so come along and check out ourstall.
Our current range is:1. Natural 2. Mint Sumac & Garlic, 3. Smoked Chilli Garlic & Basil, 4. Chilli, 5. Juniper & Thyme, 6. Dulse Seaweed & Rosemary, 7. Shony Seaweed & Dill, and finally 8. MixedPepper & Spice.
Easter Balmungie Farm We will be bringing lamb, eggs, apples if they are ready and herbs. Tasters will depend on what is ready on the day.
Join us for what promises to be an exciting addition to Black Isle activities!
Look out on (social) media and this website for further updates!