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Food Festivals To Enjoy Across The UK

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Food Festivals

Whether you are a native to the UK or you will be traveling there for a vacation, you are going to see that there are all sorts of incredible food festivals that you can enjoy throughout the year. Food festivals are quite an occasion not only in the UK but all across the globe. For many communities, it is a way for people to gather, try and enjoy new foods and even generate a decent amount of revenue for the area. When you are going to be in the UK, there are quite a few incredible food festivals that you can plan on attending. All you need to do is put together a list of some of the foods or festivals that interest you and you can map out your adventures.

If you are a coffee lover, you are going to want to take in some of the sights, smells and tastes of a great coffee inspired food festival during your adventures. The London Coffee Festival takes place during the month of April each year and is just right for anyone who has an intense love for the bean of the gods. From artisan blends and a plethora of incredible foods and condiments made from coffee, there is something just right for everyone no matter what your tastes may be. For instructional hounds, you will even find that the London Coffee Festival is filled with all sorts of information including how to brew the perfect cup to the best way to blend your cappuccino.

If you will be in the Dorset area around the middle of July, you simply have to make the time to visit the Dorset Seafood Festival. This is a food festival where lovers of seafood gather to try all sorts of sustainable eats while enjoying all sorts of demonstrations and some of the best delicacies that anyone could imagine sampling. While you are at this popular food festival, you are also going to find all sorts of information on the local fish economy and the rich history stemming from the local Diving Society.

When you are in the mood for an all around great food festival, you may want to check out all that there is to offer at the Ludlow Food Festival that usually takes place in the middle of September each year. Known as one of the top gourmet areas in the UK, Ludlow always puts on an incredible food festival that is filled with hundreds of amazing exhibitors. To make this festival even more whimsical, the setting surrounds the historical and majestic grounds of Ludlow Castle. During this festival, foodies come from miles around so that they can sample and purchase all sorts of local produce along with gourmet eats. If you are a beer fanatic, you are going to love the brew tasting festivities where everyone samples some of the best from pubs in the local area.

Because apples are something that are best if enjoyed when they are in peak season, one of the most popular food festivals in all of the UK is Apple Weekend that takes place in October right in the heart of Waterperry Gardens. During this festival, guests are able to enjoy many varieties of apples along with taking in some informative tours of the orchards. If you are looking to grow your own, you can even learn some tips and tricks about apple trees while you are enjoying apple treats during Apple Weekend.

Quite a popular month for food festivals in the UK, October is also the time when people like to flock to the Falmouth area so that they can enjoy the world renowned Falmouth Oyster Festival. Because October marks the start of the season for oyster dredging, this is the perfect time to descend upon the area to learn all about the process and even to sample some of the freshest oysters that you will ever have in your entire life. As if the fresh seafood isn't enough, there are even great demonstrations from some of the best local restaurants that all of the spectators can enjoy.

No matter what your passion is when it comes to food or drink, there really is something for everyone throughout the year at the food festivals throughout the UK. All you have to do is a little bit of research on some of the festivals that spark your interest and mark your calendar. If you are feeling adventurous, you can even set aside some time to make your way to a festival featuring foods that you may not be familiar with. Trying something new is easy with you have so many options to choose from all throughout the year across the UK. Before you know it, you will find yourself coming back again and again to try some of the different festivals.