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Brybeque Rubbed Pork Ribs/Belly

I asked my butcher, Chris Hayman Butchers, for some really meaty ribs.  “Leave the belly on but remove the rind” I said.  Well I certainly got what I asked for because this slab was absolutely huge!  I considered trimming it down but then decided to just go for it and cook the whole thing.  I was excited to see how this would turn out.  Can never have too much meat right?  I had some new rubs and sauces from the fantastic local company Brybeque to try out so I thought I would give those a go.

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Abergavenny Food Festival

So the weekend of the 15th and 16th of September I was lucky enough to visit Abergavenny Food Festival for the first time.  I’ve been meaning to go for years.  Even getting the opportunity to go with a press pass last year but not being able to go due to work commitments.  Finally getting to go was very exciting.  I couldn’t wait to try as much food as possible and see some fantastic demos by some top chefs/cooks.  Obviously I was most excited about the outdoor cooking elements and BBQ but there was loads more to see and taste.  In this blog I’ll go through all of the food I tried with you and describing it the best I can.  I’ll also tell you all you need to know about the demos I visited.  Here goes!

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Abergavenny Food Festival: Big News!

The team behind Abergavenny Food Festival are working tirelessly to organise an event we can all really enjoy.  I am very happy to be given the opportunity to share some of what they have arranged with you, albeit a little late.  I believe this year’s event could be the most exciting yet.  Enjoyed by many for its celebrity chef demos, incredible exhibitors and diversity – Wales’ biggest and best-loved food festival has given us a sneak peak into what we can expect over the weekend of 18th,19th and 20th of September 2015.  I can’t wait! Continue reading Abergavenny Food Festival: Big News!