Mark Puckey’s guide to kitchen knives part II

15th Nov 2014

Recently, Mark Puckey gave us some tips on how to source the perfect knife. In the second part of his featured blog post, he gives us his top ...


Mark Puckey’s guide to kitchen knives part 1

15th Oct 2014

Ever wondered what you need to look for when shopping for a good kitchen knife? Our head chef lecturer at Padstow Seafood School, Mark Puckey, ...


Falmouth Oyster Festival 2014

2nd Oct 2014

This October, we are heading to Falmouth to celebrate Falmouth Oyster Festival. Cornish Native Oysters or ‘Fal Oysters’ are wild ...


Get snappy with our top 5 photography tips

3rd Jul 2014

With our annual photography competition underway we thought it would be a good time to share a few handy tips and tricks of the trade to help you ...


Top tips for jam making

5th Jun 2014

We’re celebrating all things jam on the blog this week. It’s the perfect time to make up a batch, as strawberries, raspberries and blackberries ...


Half term activities in Cornwall

21st May 2014

If you haven’t made plans for the holiday yet, don’t worry, we’ve got it covered.  We’ve selected our favourite family days out, from ...


Top tips for perfect homemade bread

2nd May 2014

In May we celebrate sandwich week. It was some 250 years ago when the 4th of  Earl of Sandwich called for his servant to bring him some cuts of ...


Jack Stein’s Cornish chilli crab from BBC Saturday Kitchen

16th Apr 2014

This is a variant of the classic Singapore chilli crab using British brown crab which has a much sweeter flavour. I also like to add some Marmite ...


The Seafood Restaurant Olives

15th Apr 2014

If you’ve ever been to our flagship restaurant in Padstow, The Seafood Restaurant, you will have been greeted with a dish of delicious ...


5 spring gardens to visit in Cornwall

10th Apr 2014

There’s nothing like a garden full of spring flowers to lift your spirits and here in Cornwall, we’re lucky enough to have a diverse range of ...