Michel Hooper-Immins enjoys a superb lunch at the Anchor Inn on Dorset’s Jurassic CoastRead article
THE SPYWAY INN at Askerswell near Bridport has been named as the Campaign for Real Ale’s West Dorset Pub of the Year. The free house has…Read article
Michel Hooper-Immins enjoys haddock topped by Welsh rarebit and a nice pint of Otter at The Sypway in Askerswell.Read article
Michel Hooper-Immins feels well restored after a good lunch of Lyme Bay fish and some well-kept real ale.Read article
TWENTY varieties of traditional Dorset cider apple have been rediscovered by the award-winning Powerstock Cider Festival supremo Nick Poole and the renowned cider apple expert Liz Copas, author of A Somerset Pomona.
For the last four years Liz and Nick have been hunting through orchards, fields and gardens for apples that used to make Dorset cider.
In the case of Golden Ball from Netherbury, there was only one tree left. Marlpits Late Bittersweet may also have been unique. But no more.Read article
YOU KNOW the scenario – you’ve arrived in a place you don’t know well and you need to find a fine pint of real ale –…Read article
You Tubers: on the World Wide Web it means video-makers. In Dorset it means something else.Read article
It’s good when it comes, but Michel Hooper-Immins has to wait for his beef and his beer.Read article
Deliberating from the orgy of puddings is difficult, but I opt for bread and butter puddingRead article
IT WAS Saturday evening so I decided to give the long-suffering Mrs Bladder a bit of a night out. I swanned her along to take a look at Bridport’s new Lidl; do I know how to show a girl a good time or what?Read article