Ludlow Food Festival

The Original Festival for Food and Drink Lovers

We’ve enjoyed sharing a little taste of our virtual Ludlow Food Festival
online with everyone over the weekend
11-13 september 2020

We had a fabulous weekend at the Virtual Food Festival, hosted at Redford Farm Barns, right here in the South Shropshire countryside.  We were joined by some of our very popular regulars from the Fire Kitchen Stage:  Adam Purnell, ("Shropshire Lad") recently announced as one of BBC Good Food’s Top 10 Game Changers;  Marcus Bean, Festival Director and a regular on the stages at the BBC Good Food shows; Best Selling Author, Genevieve Taylor and Andy Stubbs, Low N’Slow who specialises in Texan inspired open fire cooking, all cooking over fire on Kadai Firebowls -
along with a series of our local food & drink producers interviewed by Marcus Bean

  All the demos and conversations will be available
to watch on our website very soon...

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Home of the Ludlow Food Festivals including Ludlow Food Festival, Ludlow Spring Festival and the very popular Magnalonga! The Not For Profit Festivals celebrate all things great about Ludlow and the Welsh Marches from food and drink producers to local bands and the abundance of independent shops in Ludlow.

A chef doing a demonstration

10th, 11th & 12th
September 2021

Inside Ludlow Castle with more than 180 local food and drink producers and suppliers: real food, ale, cider, perry, wine and more from the Marches, with samples and tastings.

A musician playing at ludlow spring festival

8th & 9th
May 2021

Held in Ludlow Castle, more than 200 real ales, 150 classic vehicles and live music all weekend. That’s not forgetting over 60 food and drink producers to discover!

Happy walkers following the mangalonga walk

Sunday 8th
August 2021

A food and drink walk of approximately 8 miles adapted from our Italian twin town. A unique experience for food lovers and those wanting to explore the Ludlow landscape.

Meet the Producer: The Good Life Meat Co.

Meet the Producer: The Good Life Meat Co.

The Good Life Meat Comapny are run by Husband and Wife team - Andy and Helen Dale. They breed and raise their own pigs, sheep, cattle and hens, specialising in rare breeds. They ensure that their animals have plenty of space to roam, living outdoors all year round, with shelter as required. We caught up with them ahead of the festival to discuss their plans.

Damson Tree Vodka - Great Taste Winner 2019

Damson Tree Vodka - Great Taste Winner 2019

Damson Tree Vodka is among the Great Taste winners of 2019. Out of 12,772 products sent in from over 100 different countries, Damson Tree,  Herefordshire was awarded a 2-star Great Taste award, which means judges dubbed it above and beyond delicious for its Damson Vodka. Find out more here.

Meet the Producer: Clun Forest Spirits

Meet the Producer: Clun Forest Spirits

Small batch artisan Gins, Vodkas, Liqueurs and Spirits lovingly hand crafted from a micro distillery nestling deep in the heart of the Clun valley using only natural ingredients and botanicals, some of which are grown and sourced locally, and spring water from the rolling hills of this lovely county. We caught up with Mike, the creator, ahead of the festival this weekend.