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Christmas Food from across the Coast

Christmas Food from across the Coast

We're very lucky to have lot's of great food and drink producers and retailers here on the Yorkshire Coast. Here are just a few of our favourites for stocking up on those Christmas essentials this year, not to mention that you'll be shopping local and supporting our local business community too. Turkey: Redcliffe Farm Shop Redcliffe Farm is a supplier of John Wright Traditional Free Range Farm Fresh Christmas Turkeys which are a proper, old-fashioned breed that is matured slowly on grass to develop a succulent, fuller flavour. They are hand plucked and hung to create a great-tasting bird which…
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Top 5 Heavenly Cake Shops

Top 5 Heavenly Cake Shops

It's Friday... which means another Top 5 from the Team at LYC! This week I am overjoyed to see Bake Off back on our screens and also a fellow Scarborian as their youngest contestant, Go Freya! Today also see's some very special coffee morning's being held in aid of MacMillian so it had to be all about cake today! As we begin to welcome some mild Autumnal weather, the return of Bake Off always has me reaching for the recipe books to bake up something comforting and delicious now that summer is coming to a close (thank goodness for woolly…
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Top 5 Fish Foodie Spots to visit in Whitby

Top 5 Fish Foodie Spots to visit in Whitby

We've put together our Top 5 Fish Foodie Spots to visit in Whitby - yes, it's Friday, but we would visit these any day of the week! Feeling fancy and refined? Try the Star Inn The Harbour… The Star Inn The Harbour Brought to you by Andrew Pern, whose name is synonymous with his Michelin-starred pub, The Star Inn at Harome. He had long wished to open a restaurant in his hometown to celebrate the ingredients he grew up surrounded by and began to learn to cook with. The menu features Catch-of-the-Day fish and meat specials and also world-famous North…
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Five of our favourite places to eat – villages edition!

Five of our favourite places to eat – villages edition!

Longing for that laid back holiday feeling? Here we have five great foodie spots, all in lovely village locations along the Yorkshire Coast, offering a relaxed atmosphere with a good dose of hearty village hospitality. The Farrier, CaytonSituated between Scarborough and Filey, the village of Cayton is home to The Farrier.Featuring a restaurant, coffee house, gelato parlour, and a cocktail lounge, The Farrier caters to all occasions. The chefs fuse their expertise and creativity to develop various dishes offering exciting food combinations, both modern and traditional, showcasing the best produce that the local farmers and suppliers have to offer. They…
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Family, local and a whole load of gift ideas

Family, local and a whole load of gift ideas

One of my favourite places to visit has got to be Eastfield Garden Centre…a place which quite literally, has everything under one roof! This garden centre has everything you would need to transform your open spaces, but as a novice gardener who has been trying to embrace the grow your own movement, it is the people here that really has made an impression. No question asked has been answered with despair when telling the five-year saga of the never fruiting tomato plants! In fact this year, following some top tips, they did actually fruit this year and I had a bumper…
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