There’s an abundance of mouth-watering
local food and drink available throughout Buckinghamshire and
Farmers helping to keep our countryside
outstandingly beautiful produce high quality and award-winning
meat and poultry. You really can ‘eat the view’ when you buy
from farm shops and farmers’ markets, and enjoy meals in pubs
and restaurants serving local produce.
Delicious food and drink grown and made
in the county are two good reasons for visiting Buckinghamshire.
In one day you could explore a microbrewery, taste draught beers,
pick your own strawberries (trying not to eat too many!), and
admire skilled chocolatiers at work creating gorgeous chocolates.
You can visit some farms, such as Collings
Hanger Farm at Prestwood where you’ll find out where the chickens
and turkeys live, what pigs feed on, and how bread flour is
Successful local food businesses such as
a specialist syrup-maker, a mail-order rare breed meat farm,
and award-winning goat dairy are meeting the increasing demand
for tasty and delicious produce, and boosting the local economy.
Rumsey's Handmade Chocolates
Did you know that Milton Keynes is growing?
There are not only more homes and jobs, but more fruit and vegetables
too. Citizens are keen to eat seasonal tasty food they can buy
from farmers’ markets (there are five held at least once a month
in historic market towns and villages around the city), in farm
shops and specialist food stores.
For information on what to see and do within
the county, click on
Mary Berry and Daughter