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Some delicious recipes submitted by our fantastic members. We hope you enjoy trying out some of these Devonian favourites.

A typical (soggy) day in the life of Middlewick Farm….

It’s that time of year when the ewe’s are brought in from the fields and into the lambing sheds ready for lambing. Today we walked the last of them home. Our first two pure poll Dorset lambs from our new

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Get stirring those Christmas puddings!

As the traditional ‘Stir Up Sunday’ fast approaches (22nd November), why not try this delicious Christmas pudding recipe, provided by Anne Boldry of Newhouse Farm: Ingredients: 75g suet 40g self raising flour 75g fresh breadcrumbs 1 tsp mixed spice ½

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Farm Dog Stories – Blackberry picking

Over the past weeks it’s been blackberrying time down on the farm, but not just for us humans.  Foxes, in particular, are keen blackberry pickers, and so are our five farm dogs. Over the years they have learned just how

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Little Comfort Farm Diary

This week, we have taken a lovely blog post from one of our farms, Little Comfort Farm, who recently held a charity open garden day. You can read all about it here… We were blessed with one of those wonderful,

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Beaches in and around East Devon- Part 1

It isn’t only in the summer months that Devon’s beaches are revered. All year round there’s something to do on the beach, from sun bathing to dog walking. In this blog, we are going to highlight some of Devon’s best

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Farmhouse Food

Here at Devon Farms we have an exciting announcement to make. We have started our social media campaign #FarmhouseFood to celebrate the culinary brilliance of farmhouse cooking and the locally sourced ingredients that farms use to make their delicious dishes.

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Celia Ryall’s Malvern Pudding

Malvern Pudding is a favourite of Celia’s family The recipe has been passed down from generation to generation. Below are the ingredients and the directions on how to create this masterpiece, we hope you enjoy it. Ingredients Base 1lb cooking

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Liz Sansom’s Smoked Devon Trout Roulade

Liz Sansom’s favourite recipe for a party at Widmouth Farm Cottages Liz says… “It looks impressive and yet is really easy to make and tastes totally delicious.” Liz learnt how to make this recently on a one day course at

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Aunty Deborah’s Spicy Tomato Chutney

Little Comfort Farm: Aunty Deborah’s Spicy Tomato Chutney Jackie who owns Little Comfort Farm in North Devon is the first brave soul to offer up a dish for our new recipe section on the Devon Farms blog. Jackie told us…

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Some delicious recipes for you to try…

The Devon Farms community have been chatting recently, about the sort of things that we do best and how we might be able to use that to benefit you, our visitor even more. We’ve all agreed that providing holiday accommodation

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