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  • Barley Sugar Bakehouse

    It's open just one morning a week and hidden down a narrow lane in sleepy Crewkerne but their freshly baked breads, cakes and pastries are well worth the trip.

  • Win a luxury picnic hamper

    Now that Summer’s really here, it’s picnic season – and I’ve got an absolutely brilliant prize for one lucky Muddy reader: a luxury picnic with for two (worth £90) from The Picnic Hamper People. Forget slightly squashed sarnies and hardboiled eggs – we’re talking poached salmon trout, Eton Mess and Prosecco here. Based near Glastonbury,  […]

  • Father’s Day Gift Guide

    If you’re looking for a gift for Father’s Day, if you’re a Dad looking for hints to drop – or if reading this has only just reminded you that it is Father’s Day on Sunday 19 June and that you’d better get your skates on – then check out this collection of goodies put together […]

  • Making Moghul chicken in the Mendips

    Having a dog-eared Madhur Jaffrey classic on the bookshelf and a cupboard full of Indian spices with use-by-dates that don’t start with 20  *hangs head in shame*, are the signs of someone who loves the idea of cooking Indian food but never actually does it.  Cue the half-day North Indian Adventure cooking class, one of […]

  • Incredible, edible art

    How about this splendiferous cake for your next birthday? Frome-based The Bakemonger turns eating into an art form...

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