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Exuding charm, and retaining much of the character they always have done, there’s something special about a visit to a pub steeped in history. We pick 10 of the best to visit in Somerset

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We might be best known for our delicious cider and tasty Cheddar cheese yet Somerset offers plenty more when it comes to food and drink. With help from our readers we pick the food and drink you need to try when taking a trip to county

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Join Arlene Phillips and Strictly Come Dancing favourites Aljaz and Janette on this exclusive 8-day river cruise along the Danube

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Freshly baked scones with jam and clotted cream all washed down with a cuppa – a cream tea is a wonderful way to indulge. After a spot of garden shopping, why not visit these garden centre cafes and restaurants to enjoy the quintessential British treat

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Rumwell Farm Shop has some inspiration for those Christmas dinner leftovers

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Recipe: Rumwell’s cider turkey

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Rumwell Farm Shop has some inspiration to share for an inventive twist on the traditional turkey dinner

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Cosy chairs to lounge on. Check. A glass of your preferred tipple. Check. A roaring fire. Check. What can be better than a visit to Somerset’s most charming pubs this winter?

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Pots of tea, delicate finger sandwiches and scrumptious cakes are part and parcel of a great afternoon tea. We pick 6 of Somerset’s most delightful spots to enjoy a festive twist on the quintessential British treat

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Cornwall’s oldest bakery is embracing the countdown to Christmas this year with the launch of festive Cornish pasties

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Mary Berry’s classic fruit cake is perfect for Christmas, birthdays and really any occasion accompanied with a cup of tea

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For a leisurely, stress-free Christmas day lunch, why not visit one of these delightful Somerset eateries for a delicious festive dinner?

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The annual Somerset Life Food & Drink Awards took place at the Somerset County Cricket Club on Thursday October 19. Excited guests gathered to celebrate the region’s food and drink industry in one of the biggest events in the Somerset calendar...and here we announce the worthy winners

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Somerset is home to some of the most celebrated chefs in the country. This award aims to recognise those who show an exceptional awareness of produce and have the knowledge and expertise to use their ingredients to create sensational, seasonal menus using local produce wherever possible

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This award recognises local producers whose passion for Somerset produce is at the heart of their business. It’s open to all producers who demonstrate a real passion for our county’s food and drink

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Nothing makes a business stand out more than excellent customer service, no matter the size of the company. It could be a maitre d’, a hotelier or the person serving behind the cheese counter at the deli. If he or she always greets you with a smile and knows exactly what you want before you do, then these were the businesses we were looking for

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Judges of this category were looking for a restaurant, café or pub which really meets the needs of family dining, by demonstrating attention to the requirements across the generations of diners both in terms of its food offering, atmosphere, entertainment, sense of theatre, and the variety of menu for guests regardless of age

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Every year we honour people within the local community who do so much to help producers, restaurateurs, cafes, pubs, chefs and those in the hospitality industry

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The winner of this award will consistently show an expert knowledge and, like all our finalists, an unrivalled passion for his or her trade. It could be a deli, a wine or beer store, the village green grocer, baker or something unusual

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This category was open to anyone in the food or drink business who had started a new venture in the past couple of years. We wanted to know about the positive impact they have made on their local community and whether they have achieved success further afield

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We asked readers to nominate establishments that offer exceptional food and drink including a wide range of locally brewed real ales. It also needed to have a menu which champions local food and provide a warm welcome to all

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