Saturday, 27 July 2013

The indoor farmers' market at Fencebay is the place to be.

You  will   be very welcome   at Fencebay  near Largs  today  Sunday  28th July  for the monthly farmers market . Held in   a barn or undercover  it is the  best place to  buy fresh local quality food  , and keep dry  yourselves  dry !.. timing 10.00-14.30 ..produce  from   12 producers  expected .HTCU

Thursday, 18 July 2013

Hot weekend for local food in Ayrshire 19-21 july

This weekend we are spoilt for  choice  regarding  arange of  activities showcasing  excellent  flavoursome local food. & drink .In addition to  the regular  service offerings  of inspired  local food producers and providers  ,there  are 3 specific  events on

On the  19& 20th   there is  an inspired evening event at Dalduff farm at Crosshill  Post code -KA197PU  featuring  a return of the popup barbecue  restaurant   19.---23.00 at which  there will be an wide  array  of  flavoursome local produce  served   plus wine from Corney & Barrow ,and  hand crafted ales   the Ayrshire  brewing company .

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The  Ayrshire farmers' market  cooperative   returns  to  the Cross at Kilmarnock ..post code  KA11LR on Saturday    09.-13.00.with  a fine selection of local  artisan  seasonal food and drink .We suggest you .bring  your cool bag ,as it going to be warm ...enjoy the weather  while you can ,and  meet the local producers

On sunday 21st   there is a  specific food  double header at Burns Birthplace Museum in Alloway .. Post code KA74PQ   firstly  a farmers market  outside the main entrance 11.00-15.00 with  some very well respected ,interesting  and  fun local  producers  present .

.Also between 13.00-16..00 there is the Slow Food Taste  Adventure  being organised  ..an amazing  opportunity for  children and adults to explore all aspects  of TASTE  in its widest  sense ... a fun experience  and  real  eye opener !!

Hopefully you can schedule in one of these exciting events during you busy weekends and we look forward to  welcoming you




Thursday, 4 July 2013

Celebrate holiday time at Ayr farmers' market Saturday 6th July

 With  the holidays underway  you may be looking  for fresh local  produce to enjoy with your friends and family ?

 Why  not start  your weekend  with  a visit  between  08.30 and  13.00 to the  SAFM accredited  Ayrshire Farmers' market  Kyle Centre car park  courtyard   ...postcode KA7 1QT  ..vehicle entry via Dalblair Road

 .With outdoor barbecue food, pies, fresh seasonal vegetables and soft fruits ,local cheeses,sourdough breads, local  CAMRA award winning ales (after 10.00),traditional Scottish food to go with  a modern  twist,home baking ,preserves ,chicken,award winning  free range eggs,delicate honey,hand  made  chocolates,local seafood , fresh  and smoked fish. there  is something for every  palate ! These offerings will be complemented  by  FAIR TRADE produce ,and excellent  organic  soaps etc.

Hope  to see you there ..Come and meet the producers  ,taste  the food  where appropriate, and support the  local rural economy  by buying   provenanced food  with very short or direct supply chains ...Real  Slow  Food ..enjoy !