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Roasted Vegetables & Mozzarella Salad

As the summer comes to end there is still an abundance of courgettes, peppers and tomatoes available to make something special before we start thinking about wintery casseroles. This delicious roasted vegetable salad can be served as lunch or a light supper with crusty olive bread and a glass of Devon cider! Roasted Vegetables & Mozzarella Salad. Ingredients 2 tbs. Olive Oil 2 Large Red Onions halved and quartered. 100g Fresh Basil Leaves 4 Garlic Cloves chopped 3 Large Red Peppers 3 Large Yellow Peppers 250g Baby Plum Tomatoes 3 Medium Courgettes 1 Large Aubergine 250g Mozzarella Salt & Freshly...

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Cracking Nuts

Cracking Nuts is a small family business based in Ilfracombe. They are absolutely passionate about nuts, natural ingredients and North Devon. They can often be found at festivals and events around Devon, hand roasting their unique sweet and spicy mixed nuts from their trailer.  Cracking Nuts use fairtrade and organic nuts whenever possible and the syrup used to coat the nuts is entirely homemade and from all-natural ingredients and then cooked in small batches from their trailer.

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Sandford Orchards

Sandford Orchard was established in 2003 by Barney Butterfield, whose childhood love of apple trees and “scrumping” turned into a commercial business. The business was initially started in the parish of Sandford where Barney and his wife grew up, they have since moved to Lower Park farm a couple of miles away.The apples they press are still harvested locally from Sandford where the majority of their orchards are traditional large trees producing a variety of cider apples, some of the orchards have been saved from extinction. In addition Sandford Orchard produce a selection of desert fruit including cherries, pears and plums...

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Midfields Granola

Midfields granola was started in 2003 but the idea and concept was much earlier, when Sharon Davies ran a successful Bed and Breakfast on Dartmoor. She started making her own granola from a recipe given to her by a friend, it was so successful she started selling it to her guests when they left. Eventually the bed and breakfast business had to go as the granola became increasingly popular with delicatessens, farm shops and health food shops.  In 2009 Midfields Granola had to move to a small unit in Mortenhampstead, where it now employs 4 people and a driver. The...

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New range of Flapjacks

We have all tried a flapjack, the timeless combination of oats, butter, syrup, and sugar, creating that sweet gooey deliciousness. Flapjacks always seem to be a household favourite, and due to their popularity we have been on the search for flapjacks to sell at Purely Devon Hampers.We are very excited to introduce three flapjacks from Flapjackery. They have taken the Devon classic of cream tea and crafted it into a scrumptious Cream Tea Flapjack, which is certainly popular here in the office. For Christmas, Flapjackery have used another favourite and combined it with a flapjack, mince pies, creating their heavenly...

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