Earl Grey Lemon Drizzle Cake

This simple recipe upgrades a classic British favourite to something rather elegant, just right for afternoon tea. Teahuggers’ Earl of Bath puts a twist on the traditional bergamot flavours of Earl Grey tea, with added lemongrass and rose petals, so it makes the perfect addition to a light lemon sponge. Serve with your finest china…

Food & Drink Pairing with Novel Wines

There’s nothing quite as good as the perfect combination of food and drink, when each element makes the other taste even better. So for this week’s blog post, we asked local expert Ben from Novel Wines to pair up our favourite tipples from local vineyard Wraxall Vineyard with some Taste of Bath treats. It’s the…

Ultimate Barbecue Essentials

Tis the season to fire up the barbecue! Alright, we know – it’s Britain, so you can’t guarantee that August is going to provide barbecue-worthy weather. But that’s all the more reason to be ready to make the most of it when the sun does come out – with a few of Taste of Bath’s…

Avocado Toast with Bath Blue Cheese & Bacon

This is a fabulous little recipe that’s perfect for brunch – it’s absolutely packed with flavour, looks gorgeous and takes less than ten minutes to put together. The combination of creamy avocado, rich buttery Bath Blue Cheese and a little crispy bacon is utterly mouth-watering. Ingredients 1 ripe avocado 100g cubed pancetta 50g Bath Blue…

The Most Important Meal of the Day

For too many people, breakfast is exactly the same every morning – something quick, easy and frankly boring, scoffed down as quickly as possible on the way to work, or whilst trying to get the kids to school on time. But breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so here at Taste of…

The Wedding Gift Conundrum

We’ve all been there – you’re invited to a wedding, and the invitation says not to bring a present, but you still want to celebrate the happy couple with a little token of your love for them. With most couples these days living together before they get wed, they don’t need a toaster or a…

Bath’s Bestsellers…

We’re always being asked what our favourite products are from the Taste of Bath range – which is a really, really difficult question, considering that we handpick every single product purely because of how much we love it. But since you ask, we present our top five bestsellers – if you’re going to try anything…

Seven Hills Chocolate, Almond & Pistachio Doughnuts

Pistachio Provenance’s delicate, pale green nuts and Seven Hills’ rich Dark Chocolate with Roasted Salted Almonds are a match made in heaven. I’ve paired them up in this light and fluffy baked doughnut recipe, topping the doughnuts with a generous glaze of melted chocolate and a sprinkling of nuts.     Ingredients 260g plain flour…

Treating your Dad, made easy…

Looking for a fabulous Father’s Day gift? The date is fast approaching (it’s the 18th of June this year, although of course you knew that already) and it’s time to get organised! Whether he’s handy with the DIY, does a great taxi service or simply gives the best advice, we can all think of a…

Bath’s Best Cheeses

Few things are better than a really good cheese board. With the right combination of accompaniments, it’s the perfect way to round off a meal, or simply to pass those pleasant nibblish hours at the end of the afternoon. Thanks to the multi-award-winning Bath Soft Cheese Co, Bath is blessed with some seriously good stuff,…

Five Must-Try Bath Breweries

The Bath Booze Box is one of our absolute bestsellers – and it’s not hard to see why, because we’ve managed to squeeze five of Bath’s most brilliant breweries into one beautiful package. They’re all extremely good at what they do, but take very distinct approaches, which makes the Bath Booze Box a perfect present…