Tales from the Riverbank

Gravadlax smoked? - That's just a step too far

It all started with an innocent request from a customer to send them a product description of our Gravadlax that they stocked. A quick reply with brief description of our process was all that was needed but I decided to just follow that up with a bit...

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Abergavenny this weekend but the big show is the following week and it's free

Many of you will be preparing yourselves for the annual pilgrimage to the Abergavenny Food Festival this weekend, still ‘The Big Daddy’ of all the country’s food festivals. What started out fifteen years ago as a way of promoting local...

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THE FRENCH? "You might think that, but I couldn't possibly comment."

Q: What’s the current caught legal limit for a wild sea bass? A: 36 cm or, for those of you like me that deal in old money, just over 14 inches. Now with a tail and head off that just about sits comfortably on a large 12 inch dinner plate. So that’s...

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