The Book and Bucket Cheese company is based in central Dorset and creates artisan cheeses that will make you melt from inside – rather like its very own Shakespear, Brie-like creamy, soft, spreadable sheep’s cheese! We reviewed their full sheep’s cheese selection – all with literary name-sakes! All the cheese is handmade from local sheep […]

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The impact of the environment is visible in every corner of our lives. When it is a positive impact it is more than refreshing. The beautiful Argentinian-born Miguel Issa, now based in Bournemouth in Dorset with his wife, daughter, and his beloved dog has created a set of homewares that brighten any kitchen, living room […]

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The Greyhound Inn is hard to miss if one travels through the centre of the enigmatically historic Corfe Castle, as the gastropub is literally at the portcullis of the ruined castle! The mind conjures up ideas of hooves on cobbled streets, smokey ambiance & bustles of 11th-century love & war! Today the town is patronised […]

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…rather like its namesake coconut which is found in the cocktails, on the cocktails, in the rice and multiple mouthwatering dishes! A delicious and relatively new asset in the centre of Bournemouth, Kala is making its presence known with a bar-raising proposition of the very freshest Thai cuisine and drinking in terms of exceptional cocktails! […]

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The Cheddar Gorge Cheese Company has become a dear Enjoy-It friend through the finest of Cheddar cheeses in the land and through their vision in terms of their handling of the lockdown, their love of their cheese and the fun, delicious and creative promotion of the same! They are agile, supplying restaurants and retail up […]

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As we emerge from a lockdown it seems only right to start at the top as we get back on the review trail, first stop the Chewton Glen with an invitation to sample the Kitchen’s seafood platter or the Plateau de Fruits de Mer… that’s another storey, literally, a three-storey platter, but first things first. […]

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I write from a very different position today as so much has changed since I visited the Westminster Park Plaza by Raddison and its Japanese eat-in dining proposition that is ICHI at the end of February 2020… So grab a glass of wine (we enjoyed a Chablis on the day – so if you have […]

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Whether one admits it or not, we all want our five minutes of fame, and an evening at the utterly ingenious Timeless Bar & Kitchen provides the stage, the script, the cast and of course the drinks… The concept is simple; a great bar, great food, great team and a great time – we’ve heard […]

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Have you ever wanted to be a published journalist – or perhaps you are a student, keen photographer or foodie? Then the ‘Harbour Masterclass’ is for you, and the perfect gift! We have got together with Rick Stein Sandbanks, Brasserie Blanc in Bournemouth and Harbour Shallows luxury apartment to create one day, and one or […]

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