We're delighted to feature in Abergavenny Food Festival's latest video featuring all the fun of the festival and some of our favourite foodie friends.
Baked by Mel has been chosen to be part of this year’s Abergavenny Food Festival which returns over the weekend of 16 - 18 September.The Festival, which attracts tens of thousands of visitors to the market town of Abergavenny every year, has hand-picked the exhibitors who will trade in the markets and has once again picked [...]
Abergavenny Food Festival is a lovely vibrant feastival on so many levels. Set in and around the town of Abergavenny it truly is a wonderful event. I had applied for a pitch at the very last moment (I know, Last Minute Sally) because I wasn’t sure if I would be ready for such a big / [...]
This was an AMAZING experience! Fellow foodie friend and maker of all things preserved, pickled or chutneyed, Rag Underwood of The Preservation Society urged me to send my bara brith in for The Great Taste Awards. With that wonderful gung-ho way of hers she said “even if you don’t win anything you’ll get constructive feedback [...]
The traditions for song and story are strong in Wales and can be traced back through the centuries to the Bards of old. How marvellous is was to attend my very first Storytelling Festival, right here in the Vale of Glamorgan….in fact, just around the corner in the spectacular setting of St. Donats! I was [...]
I knew the royals were coming to Llantwit Major to officially open the addition of the chapel of St. Illtyds Church. We have amazing ancient stones here showing the Celtic patterns carved into them from so long ago. Anyway…back to the present and the cakey request! Prince Charles had asked for bara brith on his [...]
Since receiving our brand new packaging, the first batches of Bara Brith have begun on their journeys. We've delivered to London, Fife, The Isle of Man, Wales and Ireland. We officially launch at The Abergavenny Food Festival on 20-21 September, so if you're there, please do come and say hello. The Bara Blog will have [...]