Glad to say that local shops, listed below, are now stocking some of my cakes:
Chalkpit Farm, School Lane, BEKESBOURNE, Canterbury, CT4 5EU.
This award winning fine food store with a great speciality cheese counter and home-made quiches. Local produce, seasonal fresh fruit and vegetables and so much more… Another plus is their cafe, which is well known for its delicious fayre. If you have never been it makes a lovely run out and you won’t be disappointed!
WHITSTABLE PRODUCE STORE
33 Harbour Street, WHITSTABLE CT5 1AJ
A wonderful array of local products and produce. Enjoy their fresh fruit juices and pure fruit smoothies. Better still! Try their ‘Kentinental breakfast’ you won’t be disappointed.
MACKNADE FINE FOODS
Selling Road FAVERSHAM. ME13 8XF
Many people know this fine food store with its wonderful range of products. If you are ever having difficulty sourcing something, this is where you will more than likely find it! They also have a cafe, you will need a sit down after exploring all they have to offer!
3 The Old High Street, FOLKESTONE, CT20 1RJ
All the Finest foods from the Garden of England brought to the heart of Folkestone for you to enjoy. Cheeses, pies, teas, coffees, fruit cakes, pickles, jams, biscuits, nuts, oils, juices, ice cream, gifts, and more.
WALMER COURT FARM SHOP
466 Dover Road, WALMER, CT14 7NA
Always a warm welcome here from this family run farm shop. Locally sourced produce, including fresh fruit and vegetables. Non food items too, such as logs, coal and gas etc.
MURRAY’S GENERAL STORE
The Goods Shed, Station Road West, Canterbury. CT2 8AN
Sourcing the finest foods Kent has to offer alongside speciality goods across the UK and Europe. Now stocking ‘Kent Bramley Apple Fruit Cake & Gingerly Gingers’.
LOWER HARDRES FARM SHOP
Lower Hardres, CANTERBURY. CT4 5NU
A lovely farm shop offering an in-house butchery and fresh local produce. They also stock products you may require for your every day needs.
QUEX BARN BIRCHINGTON
Quex Estate, BIRCHINGTON. CT7 OBB
They have a butchery, deli, wet fish stall and local fruit and vegetables. Also popular is their coffee shop and restaurant where the chefs cook with local season produce.
STELLING MINNIS VILLAGE STORES
Minnis Lane, Stelling Minnis, CANTERBURY,
In addition to groceries and green groceries, including many local products, it also has an off licence and post office. Everyone is pleasant and helpful, a real boost to village life.
Gribble Bridge Lane, Biddenden, ASHFORD, TN27 8DF
Biddenden Vineyard is Kent’s oldest commercial vineyard, having been established by the Barnes family in 1969 to produce wines and ciders.
Eleven varieties of grapes are grown to produce White, Red, Rosé and Quality Sparkling wines. Traditional Kentish ciders have also been made here for over 20 years together with farm pressed apple and pear juices.
Visitors are welcome throughout the year. Their coffee shop is open daily and there is a marked walk around the vineyard for customers to wander at their leisure. Please note that on occasions the vineyard walk may be closed for essential spraying during the summer & harvest.
Happy to say that Biddenden vineyards sell my Kent Bramley Apple Fruit Cake and the Biddenden Cider Cake in their shop.
Canterbury Road, CHILHAM, Nr. Canterbury. CT4 8DX
The shop aims to serve both local customers and visitors. A very well stocked shop including local produce and has many garden & house plants plus garden sundries. This shop also has a free local delivery service.
BARHAM VILLAGE STORE
Valley Road, BARHAM, Canterbury. CT4 6NX
A wonderful community store and post office, with many willing volunteers happy to serve you. Good produce in a bright well presented shop.
WINGHAM COUNTRY MARKET
Shatterling, WINGHAM, CT3 1JW
Certified organic farmers since 1978, growing great tasting seasonal vegetables and salad. Selling through their farm shop along side locally sourced produce. Also organic vegetable box schemes in Deal & Thanet and direct to trade.