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Pan fried Cornish hake with Rodda’s clotted cream and cider sauce

Follow this recipe to achieve an outstanding fish dish that's sure to impress all of your friends and family!

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
10 June 2013
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Buttervilla’s Heritage tomatoes #ChooseCornish

#ChooseCornish is a campaign specifically designed to protect our Cornish artisan suppliers. The hotel and Buttervilla actively support the campaign and appreciate the importance of sourcing locally for taste, the local economy and protecting our history.

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
30 May 2013
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Cornwall’s best kept secrets

We've made a list of some of the best Cornish attractions that you will definitely want to go to but may not have heard of, but shh don't tell anyone!

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
29 May 2013
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Cornish monkfish with asparagus, new potatoes and wild garlic pesto

Follow this recipe using Cornish monkfish to create the perfect bank holiday dish to impress your friends and family! #ChooseCornish

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
24 May 2013
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The Beach Hut: Extreme hot chocolate

The Beach Hut is famous for it’s Extreme hot chocolate and now you can make it for yourself by following the new recipe, making it even thicker and creamier.

Christina Knight Christina Knight
08 May 2013
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The Beatles at Watergate Bay

On September 13th The Beatles made their way to Newquay where they stopped off at Watergate Bay to film part of the Magical Mystery Tour .

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
26 April 2013
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Mark 'Egor' Harris: English National Surfing Championships

A highlight of the UK surfing calendar will return to Watergate Bay this May when the 41st English National Surfing Championships takes place.

Carl Coombes Carl Coombes
26 April 2013
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Cornish Scones Recipe

Take a look at Neil Haydock’s recipe for Cornish Scones using Rodda’s Cornish clotted cream all in support of the Cornwall Food and Drink campaign #ChooseCornish.

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
24 April 2013
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Top ten tips for a beginner surfer

Watergate Bay is in North Cornwall, the perfect place to catch some waves and learn to surf with Extreme Academy, but before you start read our top tips.

Carl Coombes Carl Coombes
12 April 2013
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Top five things to do in Cornwall this Easter

Cornwall is full of buzz and activity during Easter. Here is a list of our top five things to do this Easter break.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
27 March 2013
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