Saturday 17 June
11.00am – 4.00pm
Festival Marquee, Mill Green
Lisa Taylor 07786 977068
A Taste of Wargrave is our one day food festival, free to all who have an interest in food and cooking. The day consists of five live cookery demonstrations with some amazing chefs including Andre Garrett, head chef at Cliveden House, Cliveden’s pastry chef and Ryan Simpson from Orwells, voted The Good Food Guide’s restaurant of the year 2017. We also have local stallholders selling their produce.

Live Cookery Demonstrations

11.15am      Jack Crocker Head Chef at Milton’s Restaurant, Cantley House Hotel

12 noon     André Garrett Head Chef at Cliveden
André Garrett joined Cliveden House from one of Mayfair’s most celebrated restaurants to open a spectacular dining room that carries his name. Inspired by the culinary classics, he has passionately reworked dishes and carefully crafted some new signatures. Each one is meticulously conceived then cooked with modernity and finished with André Garrett’s defining lightness of touch.

1pm         Ryan Simpson Chef Proprietor of Orwells
Fresh from his heat in The Great British Menu, Ryan will be demonstrating his signature dishes from Orwells, The Good Food Guide’s Editors Choice Restaurant of the Year 2017.  This restaurant in Shiplake has achieved 3 Gold Stars in the Sustainable Restaurant Association for being a champion of sustainability, as well as 4 AA rosettes.

2pm     French Patisserie
Are you inspired by Bake off Crème de la Crème? Come and watch Colin Grossi, Cliveden’s head pastry chef showcasing his skills live.

3pm         Fine Dining at Home Tarik Ramjaun,
Lecturer in Culinary Arts and Professional Cookery will demonstrate how to have restaurant quality food at home.

Stall Holders

  • Time for Tea vintage tea room
  • Honeys of Henley , honey made in Wargrave
  • HHP Strawberries & Raspberries picked that morning in Wargrave
  • Granary Deli  cheese
  • The Cookcurry club
  • Riverford Farms
  • Pimento spicy ginger beer
  • Rosie’s Chocolate Factory
  • Curious Food Salamis
  • Cliveden House Hotel
  • Yarty Cordials
  • Just Biscuits
  • Little Reds Pizza Van
  • Carmel’s Ice Cream
  • The Giggly Pig Co. Sausages and Hog Roast
  • The Chef’s Pantry Jams & Pickles
  • Wiltshire Farm Foods
  • Binghams Beers & Brewery
  • Robert Piggott Junior & Infant School