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Pork tacos, German wines and August events

Pork tacos, German wines and August events

What a month July was! But we’re only just getting started for summer, with loads happening throughout August, including Farm and Forage, food festivals, recipes, awards, and much, much more. Read on to find out what’s been going on at The Small Holding lately, and why the weeks ahead are set to be some of our most exciting yet…

 

Real food, rosettes, recipes and more

Real food, rosettes, recipes and more

We’ve had an incredible June here at The Small Holding, including awards, charity events, fresh ingredients on the farm, and acclaimed chefs coming for lunch! Now, we’re ready to crack on with the new month ahead, when we’ll be at epic food festivals and exciting new pop-ups, unveiling our latest menu, and even launching our own cider…

 

English Wine Week at The Small Holding

English Wine Week at The Small Holding

It’s one of our favourite times of the year, as English Wine Week officially kicks off from May 25! To find out more about the importance of our local industry and the prestigious bottles coming out of Kent, we chat to James Osborn from Squerryes and the Wine Garden of England, who talks about why where we live is such a vibrant hotspot for viticulture…

 

Happy birthday to The Small Holding

Happy birthday to The Small Holding

It was a weekend to remember for our first birthday at The Small Holding this month! Spread across two days, we welcomed some new and familiar faces through our door to eat, drink and celebrate with our hardworking and talented team. From a ‘greatest hits’ tasting menu to live music and a barbecue, read on for some of the highlights from this special occasion…

 

The Small Holding’s summer of Kent food festivals

The Small Holding’s summer of Kent food festivals

It’s that time of year when we can start looking forward to the warmer weather, along with the fantastic food and drink that comes with it. Our chef patron Will Devlin will be heading to some of the most exciting Kent food festivals this summer, so make sure you keep an eye out for where and when to catch him cooking over the coming months…

 

Sommelier Sally Murphy on wines at The Small Holding

Sommelier Sally Murphy on wines at The Small Holding

When it comes to wine, we want our customers to be just as excited as they are about the food here at The Small Holding. Luckily for us, our resident ‘wine geek’ and sommelier, Sally Murphy, is on hand to deliver expert advice, perfectly pairing the restaurant’s tasting menus with a selection of bottles from England and beyond…