GOURMET FOOD WALK

Sunday 10th June

Charmouth, Dorset


Enjoy a delicious three course gourmet meal, (see 2017 menu below) whilst exploring Devon's picturesque countryside.  Over 3 stops you will eat a delicious lunchtime course created by local chefs and served with locally produced alcoholic or soft drinks.

We are sure you will enjoy this unusual day out.

The leisurely circular 7 mile route takes in breath-taking scenic views as you walk on footpaths, along quiet lanes over stiles, up hills and through unspoilt countryside.

MENU


Here is the delicious 2017 menu to showcase the food you will be eating along the Gourmet Food Walk. Check back for the 2018 menu.

1st Stop 
STARTER

Wild Garlic pesto with cherry tomato & cheddar quiche, garnished with a green salad by Jurassic Cottage Kitchen

Accompanied with IPA Real Ale or Ginger Beer (non-alcoholic) from Palmers Brewery

 2nd Stop 
MAIN COURSE

Normandie Pork & Cider Stew or Somerset Stew (vegetarian) served with a crusty bread roll
cooked by Tuckers Arms

Served with Dorset Wildcat Cider (Award Winning Cider) or Dorset Nectar Organic Apple Juice (non-alcoholic)
from Dorset Nectar

3rd Stop
DESSERT

Fresh Rhubarb and Strawberry Cheesecake with locally produced Devon clotted cream by Kilmington New Inn

Finishing with aromatic artisan Coffee or Tea direct from our local suppliers

FANCY DRESS

Our theme this year is 'Superheroes'. It's not compulsory but feel free to add an extra element of fun.

ENTRY FEE


Entering on line is quick and easy, just click on the button above and enter your details. If you wish to walk with friends in a sold out slot or are unable to use the on line booking system please do contact us to help you.

What's included in your fee


  • Fully waymarked route
  • Bottle of water at the start of the route
  • 3 course gourmet meal (starter, main & dessert)
  • 2 x half pint alcoholic or soft / organic drinks
  • Tea or coffee at the finish
  • FREE event pack, includes route map & directions
  • Donation to Devon Freewheelers
  • First Aid coverage and complete safety back up
  • Administration costs
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EVENT CHARITY


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Devon Freewheelers


We have chosen to support Devon Freewheelers as our event charity in 2017. Please do feel free to have extra fun and come in superhero fancy dress.

Devon Freewheelers are a team of 37 volunteer Emergency Vehicle drivers who are dedicated to providing a weekday out of hours service (17.00 – 06.00) and 24/7 weekend service supporting the NHS in delivering essential Blood, Samples, Medication and Donor Breast Milk to hospitals throughout Devon and Dorset.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


Start & Finish Times
To avoid congestion, the walk starts in groups, at 15 minute intervals, between 10:30 and 11:15. Your e-ticket will indicate your own particular starting time, with detailed instructions for finding the starting location. We anticipate that you will finish the walk between 16:00 and 17:30. Walk at a leisurely pace and enjoy yourself - it isn't a race! Contact us if you wish to walk with friends already booked into a sold out slot.

Dogs
Dogs are allowed on this walk, but only in limited numbers so book your slot quickly.

Children and Babies
Without pushchairs are welcome and may bring their own food and drink if required. There is no charge to accompany the walk for children bringing food, but the food and drink is provided only for paying customers!

Accessibility
There are quite a few stiles, steep gradients and rough ground. The route is not suitable for pushchairs or wheelchairs. If you have any special needs or limited mobility, or questions about whether the Food Walk will be suitable for you, please contact us before buying your tickets via our contact page

Dietary Requirements
Vegetarian alternatives to the meat dish are available if requested in advance. Other than that, we regret that we are unable to cater for special dietary requirements.

THANKS


We wish to express our thanks to our sponsors and suppliers whose help, generosity and expertise have made the Gourmet Food Walk possible:

Devon Freewheelers
Millers Farm Shop, Kilmington
Jurassic Cottage Kitchen, Axminster
Tuckers Arms Raft Club
New Inn, Kilmington
Baptist Hall, Kilmington
Village Hall, Dalwood

And last but not least, all our volunteer helpers without whom nothing would be possible