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20 Apr 2017

An ode to Begude

With twelve of the Domaine Begude wines (including magnums of the top Chardonnay and Pinot ...
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19 Apr 2017

New Portuguese wines – Quinta das Maias Tinto and Branco

We have a couple of new Portuguese wines in the shops and BWT that I’m quite excited about....
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19 Apr 2017

Portuguese wine evening

We’ll be tasting wines from Casa Ferreirinha in the Douro, Herdade do Peso in the Alentejo ...
Event Date: May 3rd
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19 Apr 2017

Sharpham Estate Selection Taster with Duncan Schwab

A couple of years ago our local Sharpham Estate Selection was voted best English wine to dr...
Event Date: May 31st
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19 Apr 2017

Tasting and supper with James Kinglake

James Kinglake will be hosting a tasting and supper in Ben’s Wine and Tapas, on May 17th. T...
Event Date: May 17th
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24 Mar 2017

Ben’s Wine & Tapas Update

We’re still feeling our way but, judging from the feedback, we’re doing most things right. ...
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24 Mar 2017

More About The Name Change

Things are finally happening on the renaming front. New signs will be going up in the next ...
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24 Mar 2017

Natural Cure Bacon

From the butchery at Staverton, is our ‘Natural Cure’ bacon. Ali seems to have got it down ...
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24 Mar 2017

Lots of New Products

We’ve been as busy as ever with the two Lukes (more next time), the kitchen team and Ali in...
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24 Mar 2017

Wine News

At Ben’s Tapas & Wine Bar, we also want to sell bottles of wine to take home. It’...
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16 Feb 2017

Kitchen News

Last month I touched on the new hurdle that is nutritional labelling. Coupled with renaming...
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16 Feb 2017

New Wine from Navardia

New in the shops and going down well in the Wine & Tapas is Navardia Rioja Joven. Made...
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16 Feb 2017

Plastic Dilemma

Thanks to Lucy Siegle for highlighting the plastic dilemma in her Observer column. It’s suc...
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16 Feb 2017

Valencian Citrus

Courgettes and lettuce might have been suffering but the more traditional seasonal harvest ...
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13 Feb 2017

Ben’s Wine & Tapas is Open!

BEN’S WINE & TAPAS opened on 9th February. If this is news to you, we’ve taken over wha...
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31 Jan 2017

Move out the way Dad, it’s time for the next generation to move in!

If, by any chance, you’ve missed Ben, in the shops – here we are together. We’re the same h...
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31 Jan 2017

NEW Ben’s Wine & Tapas, High Street, Totnes

Ben’s Wine and Tapas bar is the latest addition to the Ben’s Farm Shop umbrella. We’ve alwa...
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25 Jan 2017

Yealmpton Rebuild Notice

We’re finally getting around to doing something about the shop premises here at Yealmpton. ...
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17 Jan 2017

Marmalade

It’s marmalade season again. We make thousands of jars and I’d like to think th...
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17 Jan 2017

Taking Over the Tangerine Tree in Totnes

Totnesians with their ear to the ground might already have heard that we’re taking over the...
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16 Jan 2017

Happy New Year and Sanity Sapping Red Tape

Happy New Year and all that. Despite all the gloom, for us 2016 wasn’t that bad so more of ...
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07 Dec 2016

Christmas Goodies

With thirty three (and still counting) Christmas’s under our belt I’d like to think we’ve g...
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07 Dec 2016

December’s Booze News

Hopefully, you’ll be coming along to our Christmas wine and general grazing sessions on 9th...
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