The Cowbridge Cook
Sarah Lowe- I am the Cowbridge Cook
and I love to bake, make and cook all
kinds of foods from savoury to sweet, catering
for family gatherings and parties. I
love being the person who takes the stress
out of people’s lives by supplying catering
Phil and Geraldine Tucker – We own a micro
bakery, hand making sourdough breads from
our own wild yeast. We both believe in eating
real, tasty, good quality food that should be
shared family to family.
Over the years the business has grown and
now supplies a number of artisan coffee shops
and restaurants as well as private orders direct
and through farmers markets
Elwyn Thomas – My objective is to produce
quality vegetables to the uppermost
standards in a sustainable manner.
Avoiding artificial fertilisers and pesticides,
using a rotation method which
allows the natural eco system to thrive.
Please note that there will be times when
vegetables will be sourced from other
producers to maintain a consistent
Myfanwy Edwards – I make a range of
cakes perfect for that family get together
or any occasion when nothing but a
homemade cake will do! I also cook a
variety of ready meals using Angus beef
and Welsh lamb, produced on our farm
(Pwllywrach Farm). Comfort food and
Richard Edwards- Pwllywrach Farm is a
family run farm situated in Colwinston
in the Vale of Glamorgan. Started by my
father Denis in 1954, I now farm with
my son Christopher. We farm using a
traditional free-range method with the
animals grazing on permanent grass in
open fields with trees for shelter.
Serena James- Established in 2013 we
produce deliciously indulgent gifts and
hampers filled with an array of exquisite
treats. Multi Great Taste Award winning
small batch Lone Stag Spirits, Gin &
Vodka infusions, thoughtfully crafted in
the heart of the Vale.
Poultry Farmer based in Picketston, St Athan (3 miles)
Free range chicken, ducks and geese plus barn reared turkeys.
Chloe and James Ford-Established in 2011 Tynycaia
Farm is a family run free range chicken
farm with 12,000 free range birds.
With the aid of our 4 little helpers, we recently planted 1,000 trees for our birds to roam free in their 30 acres of soon to be woodland. The shed is run on solar energy and our long term goal is to be as eco friendly as possible. We are freedom food and lion code certified.
Baked by Mel
Mel Constantinou -I bake award-winning
traditional welsh Bara Brith and
other sweet treats using Tynycaia Farm
free range eggs. There are no additives
or preservatives, just honest homemade
cake made in small batches at home in
Llantwit Major, wrapped in paper and in
a lovely box. All the packaging is plastic-
Nick and Joseph Craddock- We own the
family run Vale cider company in the
heart of the Vale of Glamorgan. We hand
craft our cider on the farm using the pure
juice of freshly pressed apples from our
Welsh Orchards. We have won awards
at the Great Tastes Food Awards and the
Welsh Perry and Cider Championships.
Breakfast&ME was born when I recognised the
need to change my diet to help with the management
of a long term health condition. Whilst looking
for ways to keep my energy levels stable during
the morning I began to experiment with different
breakfast recipes. My love of homemade granola
inspired me to create five different granola recipes.
Granola is the perfect way to add a little more substance
to your morning bowl of fruit and yoghurt or
to a smoothie bowl. I use good quality ingredients
for the best flavours and crunch.
Torgelly Farm Produce
We are a family run farm supplying high quality Welsh lamb to restaurants, local shops and to the general public.
Pauls Preserves and Pickles
Based in Miskin (7 miles)
Paul Corbett is a producer of hand crafted jams, marmalade, chutney, preserves and pickles using locally grown and procured ingredients
Cowbridge Country Market
Cowbridge Country Market was established in
1967. We are a co-operative of local producers who provide high quality, value for money products from our own homes.
Between us we have over 150 years of preserve making and baking experience, so have a huge repertoire of ever changing items available. All the baked items are made fresh and haven’t been previously frozen, so you can freeze them for your own future use.
The Welsh Cheese Company
The Welsh Cheese Company
Tom Pinder – I have recently started this
business “The Welsh Cheese Company”
working directly with 12 of the best artisan
cheese makers in Wales selling over
50 of their cheeses. I am passionate about Welsh cheese and my aim is to nurture a greater appreciation and understanding of the amazing cheeses we have here in Wales.
Alice and Matt – Award winning fruit and flower Gin Liqueur and Wine producer based in Cardiff. They create a range of unusual and classic Gin liqueurs including the best selling Rhubarb Gin and new ‘Parmarama’, a sweet violet infused Gin.
Established in 2009, they change their
ranges through the year using fruits and
flowers in season.
Emma Roberts – I produce flapjacks and
bakes for all occasions, offering the taste
of homemade to all. Using seasonal, locally sourced produce wherever possible and there are always new, interesting flavours to try, with options for those avoiding gluten, dairy &
Ben and Flo -We make unique and original vegetarian and vegan food, we strive
to be original, provocative and pack our
creations with big, punchy flavours.Great
Taste Awards Winners
Ty Tanglwyst Dairy
John and Rhys Lougher – Ty Tanglwyst
Dairy is a family farm 3 miles from the
coast in between Porthcawl and Pyle
in South Wales. All the milk from the
award winning pedigree Holstein herd is
pasteurised on the farm to produce milk,
cream and butter.
The Artisan Bakery
28 years of bakery experience in Portugal, Spain, Brazil, Canada and now two years in Wales. Always with lots of love for pastry and bakery. All my work is handmade and the maximum number of ingredients as possible from local producers.
Based in Cardiff (18 miles)
Double Trouble Coffee
Micro Roastery based in Kenfig Hill (9 miles)
The roastery originated after our twins (AKA Double Trouble) turned up and after drinking vast amounts of coffee we knew we wanted to roast our own! We specialise in roasting single origin Arabica beans.
Coed - Y - Rhyd Farm
Poultry farmer based in Abercynon.
Specialising in Quail eggs. Quail eggs are
a delicacy in many parts of the world.
A great little healthy addition to many
Nigel Hunt- Drwytho evolved from a love
of growing herbs and a passion for cooking.
In 2012 I decided to try the herbs in
Extra Virgin Olive Oil and the business
has grown from there. I’ve now added a
wide range of loose olives, tapenades and
my award winning harissa.
Mal Davies- I have been a Mobile
Fishmonger for 9 years and a Farmers
marketer for 8 years, sourcing my produce
from local suppliers with a wide and
varied range of fresh fish and shell fish.
I prepare and fillet the fish to customers
requirements and budgets.
Ty Siriol Welsh Pork
Martyn Williams – All of my pork is bred,
born and raised on my farm. We run
a high welfare, straw based, open pen
setup and provide plenty of enrichment
within the pens to satisfy the pigs natural
curiosity. All of the pork is processed in our own butchery where I hand make the sausages.