Foraged and preserved ingredients including Kevin’s spruce spritzer

Kevin to take the stage at top Cumbrian food festival

The Taste Cumbria Food Festival returns in 2016 for its seventh year.

The annual foodie festival is once more set to grace the streets of Cockermouth on the weekend of 24 & 25 September.

During the fun packed foodie weekend over 80 local producers from across the county will showcase the very best of Cumbria’s produce, a selection of foodie retailers will also be on hand with a fine array of tempting gadgets and kitchenalia for the home.

The Taste Cumbria demo area will feature a selection of the region’s finest chefs and producers, who are certain to entertain audiences and show festival goers how to get to grips with a variety of culinary skills and foodie dilemmas.

Among them will be Forest Side’s very own head chef Kevin Tickle, who will be taking to the stage on both Saturday and Sunday, from 2pm, to share his love of Cumbria’s produce and share one or two culinary hints and tips.

There will be a range of kids’ foodie activities available all weekend to keep the wee ones entertained too.

Make sure you pop to Taste Cumbria and catch Kevin – the perfect ingredient for a foodie weekend!

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