Homepage

Worldwide flavours on offer at second annual Nelson Food & Drink Festival

Discover worldwide flavours at Nelson Food & Drink Festival on Saturday 17 September. More than 30 stallholders will pack into Nelson town centre with their own style of delicacies created…

Celeb chef Foxy brings crowd-pleasing recipes to Nelson Food Festival

Celebrity chef Richard Fox will return to Nelson Food & Drink Festival on Saturday 17 September with two cookery demos that promise to have taste buds tingling. Richard will serve…

Nelson pulls together to make second annual food festival a tasty day out!

Nelson shops, food businesses and local organisations are all in the mix to make sure the second annual Nelson Food & Drink Festival on Saturday 17 September is a success….

Quail’s Egg, Lancashire Black Pudding and Pancetta Scotch Eggs

“Try these full-on flavoured bad boys as an impressive and more delicate version of their larger chicken egg cousins – fabulous served with a well-hopped bitter,” said Richard. Ingredients (makes…

Richard Fox’s Homemade Beer Battered Fish Finger Club Sarnie

Make 1 club sarnie 2 tbsp mayonnaise 2 tsp capers, chopped 2 tsp cornichons (baby gherkins), finely chopped 1 tsp lemon juice 2 tsp parsley, chopped 30g frozen peas 225g…

Richard Fox’s Moroccan Lamb Skewers, Jewelled Cous Cous & Flat Bread

Makes 4 skewers • 600g leg of lamb, cut into even sized chunks (approx 3cm cubed) • 2 onions cut into quarters, and then divided into separate layers • 2 aubergines, cut into even size chinks…

Popular food festival back for second helpings

After this year’s hugely successful debut, a second helping of Nelson Food and Drink Festival is on its way next summer. An estimated 8,000-plus visitors enjoyed a packed plateful of…

Free children’s crafts and Christmas colouring competition

A children’s Christmas colouring competition has been organised by Pendle Rise Shopping Centre in Nelson, which is also running free craft workshops on Saturdays. Pendle Rise, at the heart of…

Big demand for second bite at food festival

Popular event could return next year after flood of positive feedback Nelson Food and Drink Festival could be “back by popular demand” next year following the success of last month’s…

Prizes were icing on the cake…

A new generation of mini ‘Bake Off’ stars have been rewarded for their first foray into the creative world of cake decorating. Prizes were presented this week to the winners…