Edible Forest Festival 2017
Celebrating the produce and producers of Charnwood Forest
Friday 15th - Sunday 17th September 2017
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Tea in the Tower
This was a rare opportunity to enjoy a traditional afternoon tea, supplied by The Grey Lady, in the iconic Old John Tower in Bradgate Park.
Quorn Bacon Rolls Day
Who did make the best bacon roll? Quorn was filled with the aroma of tasty bacon, onions, herbs as contestants headed to Odd Johns Kitchen.
Cocktails & Canapes
A mini-festival was had by all at The Outwoods whilst sipping on cocktails, munching on canapes and dancing to live music as the sun went down.
Sourdough Bread Session
Ian Waterland, Knead Good Bread Artisan Bakery gave all a special masterclass on sourdough at Loughborough College.
Big kids and little kids alike enjoyed local food, circus acts, entertainment, dancing, storytelling, craft making and much more.
Apple Pressing Demo
Is cider your tipple? Charnwood Cider gave a great demo on apple pressing along with the chance to taste fresh juice and cider.
Guests headed to the stunning Nanpantan Hall to enjoy a gourmet experience cooked up by Paul Leary, The Woodhouse.
An extra slice!
The Tea in the Tower afternoon tea was so popular, we hosted more sittings to keep up with everyone!