Made in Malton

Groovy Moo ice cream parlour is just one of the many local food producers who have made Talbot Yard in Malton their home. Which flavour will you choose? I’m a traditionalist and vanilla is still usually one of my favourites. Though mint choc chip can tempt me!...
Now isn’t this a welcoming sight?

Now isn’t this a welcoming sight?

The village pub, with its delicious home cooked food. If Thai fish cakes are on the menu while you’re there – I’d recommend these. You wont be disappointed. So lucky to have this a short stroll away. Karen Check this out on...
Yorkshire Micro Breweries

Yorkshire Micro Breweries

Here are two Yorkshire micro breweries hubby and I visited recently. Helmsley Brewing Company Or Sommat’s Brewing as the sign above the door says. Translated as “Something Is Brewing” for you none-Yorkshire speakers. Just when you thought Helmsley...
Yorkshire Wine Is Blooming

Yorkshire Wine Is Blooming

And apparently it dates back to the Romans Read more here from the Yorkshire post:http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/yorkshire-at-heart-of-england-s-wine-boom-yet-it-all-dates-back-to-the-romans-1-8496883 Karen   Check this out on...
Yorkshire Wine From Behind The Scenes

Yorkshire Wine From Behind The Scenes

As a guest of Spring Cottage, I know you’ll have enjoyed the bottle of Yorkshire wine, from Ryedale Vineyards, left out to help you unwind after your journey. I recently visited to stock up and enjoyed a chat over Yorkshire tea (what else!) with The Fletchers...
Afternoon Tea in Yorkshire

Afternoon Tea in Yorkshire

Here's a round up of the best places to take afternoon tea.I can personally recommend The Black Swan in Helmsley and of course The Talbot in Malton Karen – luxuryspringcottageyorkshire.co.uk...
Afternoon Tea At Spring Cottage

Afternoon Tea At Spring Cottage

Another gorgeous afternoon tea delivered to Spring Cottage by the fabulous locally bakers Treacles Cakes. Thank you – our guests were delighted and who can blame them! How lovely to return to the cottage and have this waiting for you! Little touches like this...
Yorkshire Cheeses

Yorkshire Cheeses

A round up of the best Yorkshire cheeses to eat with your Christmas cake. Now to some that may seem a bit of an odd thing to do, but wait until you've tried it. Some ideas here from Yorkshire Life Magazine...
Yorkshire Pubs To Eat In

Yorkshire Pubs To Eat In

Here's pudding in the village pub, The GrapesOn this occasion coffee creme brulee and shortbread. Yes, it tasted as good as it looks! It's no surprise that The Grapes is a go-to pub for locals. It's not a fancy gastro-pub just a small, traditional...