The Melton Mowbray Food Festival is one of the largest regional food festivals in the country. It takes place in the UK’s Rural Capital of Food every year in October.
The Melton Mowbray Food Festival is now one of the largest regional food festivals in the country, set in the heart of the town known as the UK’s Rural Capital of Food. The Festival is held in the town’s Cattle Market with over 150 of the country’s finest producers showcasing their food and drink products.
Visitors to this year’s Festival can sample not only the local, traditional Melton Mowbray Pork Pies and Stilton Cheese, but also a range of delicious foods such as stunning new alcoholic ice creams, artisan cheeses, gold-infused bubbly, steamed puddings, chocolate kebabs, gourmet British game, locally-brewed ales and many more, from the region and beyond.
Celebrity chefs, regional cooks, bakers and bread makers demonstrate a range of recipes in the Festival theatre. Family food and fun area will keep the kids entertained as well as teaching them about food in a fun and interactive way.