By Michael Green | Chester Chronicle
Foodies Festival, the UK’s biggest celebration of food and drink, returns to Tatton Park in Cheshire on July 17,18 and 19 as part of their 10th anniversary celebrations and you can win one of five pairs of VIP tickets.
Start your day in the Aga Rangemaster Chefs’ Theatre with a cookery masterclass from 2015 MasterChef winner Simon Wood, Coronation Street star Sean Wilson, Malaysian chef Norman Musa and vegan blogger Little Miss Meat Free, who will cook their favourite summer recipes for you to recreate at home.
Head to the Drinks Theatre and sip on this season’s best wines, champagnes and craft beers with experts Neil Phillips, Charles Metcalfe and Melissa Cole before visiting the Producers’ Market, where you can sample and shop from over 200 artisan producers.
Learn how to shuck oysters and roll the perfect sushi in the Tasting Theatre and try chocolate sniffing in the Cake and Bake Theatre, which will leave you tasting chocolate for hours.
Feast on flavours from around the world on the Street Food Avenue and pick-up delicious grilled recipes at the BBQ Arena, perfect with a refreshing cocktail from the Giant Pimm’s Tea Pot and Captain Morgan Mojito Ship.
After a day of culinary adventures, relax and soak in the atmosphere with music from the live Entertainment Stage – or if you’re brave enough – enter the Chilli-Eating Competition.