We are delighted to be working with some great local businesses. We have an incredible range of food and drink producers, breweries, restaurants and shops in the Forest of Dean and surrounding areas. Here are just a few of the ones we work with:
Delis, cafes, farm shops and other businesses which stock our gift vouchers:
Truffles is a great place to buy a huge range of tasty local food all year round. Why not order a food hamper with a cookery school voucher in as a gift? Or just treat yourself to some of the delicious products on sale.
46 High St, Ross-on-Wye, HR9 5HG
Phone: 01989 762336
The Hereford Deli
4 The Mews, Saint Owen Street, Hereford, HR1 2JB
Phone: 01432 341283
Over Farm Market
Highnam, Gloucester, GL2 8DB
Phone: 01452 341510
Pengethley Farm Shop
The Garden Centre, Ross-on-Wye, HR9 6LN
Phone: 01989 730430
All Seasons Delicatessen and Cafe
10 Church St, Newent, GL18 1PP
Phone: 01531 822940
Coleford Tourist Information
4 Lords Hill, Coleford, GL16 8BD
Phone: 01594 837135
If you would like to stock our gift vouchers for your customers, please contact us.
Other local businesses we recommend and whose products we regularly use and stock:
Our local brewery, with a wide range of beer and craft ales. They run brewery tours, tastings and events and our Takeaway Experiences are with them.
Holly Bush Farm, Ross Road, Nr. Longhope, GL17 0NG
Phone: 01452 830 222
The Forest Bakehouse
An award-winning community cooperative bakery and cafe based in the village of Longhope, just down the road from the cookery school. Delicious.
The Resilient Woodlands Initiative
We get all our charcoal here – it is produced locally in the Forest of Dean, is sustainable, long-burning and easy to light. We love it!
The Dean Forest Food Hub
An online farmers’ market with a huge range of local produce.
Versatile floral jellies, syrups, dried flower seasonings and vinegars handmade in small batches in a Gloucestershire kitchen.
Phone: 01594 541039
Handcrafted gourmet curry powders, spice blends, sauces and sambals for the adventurous palates of enthusiastic cooks. A world of taste, a taste of the world.
Shipton Mill Flour
We use Shipton Mill flour for most of our breadmaking classes, and there are lots of them! Great stuff.
Andy Creese Butchers
Great to support our local butcher and always an excellent service.
The Bespoke Brewing Co.
A traditional brewery producing high quality, award winning beer.
Unit 5 The Mews, Mitcheldean, GL17 0SL
Phone: 01594 546426
Cider and Perry from the Forest of Dean.
VQ Country Wines
Locally produced, with sampling sessions.
Food delivery service. Highly recommended.
Camerons Quality Butchers
Including local beef, pork and lamb.
The Burlap and Bean Coffee Company
Fair trade, organic coffee and hot chocolate, locally produced in the Forest of Dean. Oh and it’s delicious!
The Wonky Carpenter
Glenn produces beautiful bespoke, unique products and furniture. We stock his chopping boards in our shop. He also created the shelving for the shop and several planters for our herbs!
Plump Hill Farm
Premium, ethically reared meat from a local family run farm.