Carrot and walnut cake

Carrot and walnut cake

We recently held a staff bake off at Watergate Bay Hotel to raise money for Macmillan Cancer. We posted the photos of all the cakes on Facebook and asked you to like your favourite. The one with the most likes would then get its recipe featured on the blog so we can all recreate it at home. Our winner, made by Events Manager Virginia Taylor, was carrot and walnut cake.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink, Recipes and tagged , , on December 10, 2013


Roast Tip – Pork

Roast Tip – Pork

A pork joint coated in crunchy crackling is a welcome addition at any dinner table.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink and tagged , , , on December 9, 2013


#ChooseCornish this Christmas

#ChooseCornish this Christmas

This Christmas, whether you’re prepping for the main event, entertaining a few friends or just relaxing at home with some nibbles, #ChooseCornish.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink and tagged , , , , on December 4, 2013


Cornish Yarg and cyder fondue

Cornish Yarg and cyder fondue

Sweet dreams are made of cheese!

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This entry was posted in Food and drink, Recipes and tagged , , , , on November 28, 2013


Cornish Food Book favourite dish

Cornish Food Book favourite dish

We recently ran a competition to win a copy of The Great Cornish Food Book, to enter you had to tell us what your favourite Cornish dish was and needless to say we were inundated with your suggestions! We thought it would be a hard task to pick just one dish as a favourite so we’ve pulled together our top five favourites for you to enjoy all in one go!

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This entry was posted in Food and drink and tagged , , on November 27, 2013


Welcoming the winter

Welcoming the winter

Hay bales, live music, mulled wine, a bonfire and a BBQ – the essentials to Welcoming the Winter, Beach Hut style.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink and tagged , , , on November 14, 2013


Pumpkin Toffee

Pumpkin Toffee

This recipe is a definite Halloween treat.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink, Neil Haydock, Recipes and tagged , , , on October 31, 2013


Baked pumpkin cheesecake

Baked pumpkin cheesecake

Pumpkins want to be so much more than scary lanterns! Take a look at our pumpkin cheesecake recipe and make your pumpkin happy this Halloween.

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Our five favourite desserts

Our five favourite desserts

Today is National Dessert day, a day filled with delicious treats. It’s time to forget the healthy eating and indulge in your favourite pudding; today you really can have your cake and eat it too.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink, Recipes and tagged , on October 9, 2013


Toad in the hole with Kernow Sausages

This is a classic comfort food recipe from The Kernow Sausage Company. It takes very little time to prepare but is a real crowd pleaser.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink, Recipes and tagged , , , on October 7, 2013