Don't miss a story sign up to the North Devon Gazette's FREE daily newsletter CLICK HERE

Top chef heads an all-star food cast

PUBLISHED: 10:49 18 October 2012

Celebrity chef Michael Caines will be among a host of top chefs demonstrating their skills at the North Devon Foodfest on Sunday.

Celebrity chef Michael Caines will be among a host of top chefs demonstrating their skills at the North Devon Foodfest on Sunday.

Archant

Food fans in for a tasty treat at annual Foodfest this Sunday.

CELEBRITY chef Michael Caines will be among a host of top chefs demonstrating their skills at the fifth annual North Devon Foodfest, taking place in Barnstaple on Sunday.

The Michelin-starred Gidleigh Park chef will be on stage from 12.15pm as part of an action-packed programme in the pannier market that promises to satisfy the appetite of even the most discerning of food fans.

The event, from 10.30am to 3.30pm, will showcase the finest local produce from across North Devon and Exmoor, with around 80 exhibitors offering everything from cheese, artisan bread, ciders and ales to local meats, fresh produce and fish.

The winners of the North Devon Food and Drink Awards will be announced at 1pm, with awards for the best restaurant, pub, cafe, producer and traditional fish and chips as well as the super service award up for grabs.

Visitors will also be able to find out about local fish landed in Ilfracombe, Bideford, Appledore and Clovelly, and be offered the chance to win a hamper full of local produce worth £250.

Live Music will be provided by a host of top local talent including Braunton teenager Ellie Campbell.

0 comments

Other News Stories

46 minutes ago

The A361 Link Road is set to be closed ‘for some time’ due to a collision between a lorry and a car at Rackenford.

Read more
09:19

Fires are thought to have been started deliberately – police informed

Read more

Police, fire and ambulance services are on the scene of a two-vehicle collision in Roundswell, Barnstaple, during rush hour this morning.

Read more
17 minutes ago

Almost 200 turned out at Grosvenor Church on Monday to pay tribute to a ‘brilliant guy’

Read more

North Devon Hospice has produced a special, limited edition Monopoly board where you can purchase landmarks all around North Devon.

Read more

A Barnstaple woman has appeared in court on two charges relating to possession of a firearm in Barnstaple last week.

Read more
Yesterday, 13:42

Exciting new project could add a second floor and a cafe to Ilfracombe’s Museum

Read more
Saturday, March 25, 2017

A road sign and traffic cone were left on the route from Barnstaple to Exeter overnight on Tuesday

Read more
Friday, March 24, 2017

Treat Time opened its doors in Boutport Street earlier this month

Read more
Friday, March 24, 2017

After being closed for four months for refurbishment and maintenance, the museum welcomes back visitors tomorrow (Saturday, March 25)

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 15°C

min temp: 7°C

Most Read News

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
North Devon Football League
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the North Devon Gazette e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

North Devon's trusted business finder

Find planning applications