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Pictures of calendar entries
16 Jul 2024

Enter our photographic competition

'Local Food & Drink' is our theme for this year's Calendar competition. Deadline for entries: Sunday 29th September.

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11 Jun 2024

New: hampers by post

We can now send your hampers and gifts across the UK!

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Making A Difference Locally logo
charity fund | MADL | 22 Apr 2024

We've given £100,000 to local good causes!

Supporting our local community

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Bars of Dorset Chocolate
New supplier | 05 Apr 2024

Lovely & Local Dorset Chocolate

A token gift, or a thank you perhaps?

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Sandwiches, cakes and sausage rolls
01 Mar 2024

Mother's Day Afternoon Teas & Hampers

Tea Orders by 10am Weds 6th March please!

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Macaroni cheese topped with tomato
14 Jan 2024

Recipe: Macaroni Cheese

A cost-effective way to feed the whole family – and kids love it!

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Tastings | Local food | 07 Dec 2023

Christmas Tastings In-store

Lots of treats in-store and a hamper to be won!

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07 Dec 2023

Recipe: Dorset Beef Shin with William's Tipple Ragu

This is wonderful five-hours in the oven beef ragu recipe comes from Steve at the Yellow Bicycle Cafe in Blandford, using Rawston Farm beef shin, an economical cut that needs long slow cooking.

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venison stew with pecans
07 Dec 2023

Recipe: Dorset Venison with Prunes

This slow cooked venison dish is delicious with creamy mashed potatoes and braised red cabbage

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07 Dec 2023

Top commendation for our work in the community

We've been named Independent Community Retailer of the Year at the prestigious 2023 UK Retail Industry Awards!

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Smoked Trout roulade from Mere Trout
12 Nov 2023

Make it a local Christmas!

Turkeys from Wincanton, mouthwatering desserts and much more...

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Four times points
12 Nov 2023

Save as you spend with our Christmas Saver!

4x Points across the store with your Dike & Son Loyalty Card

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Sausage and butter bean stew
02 Oct 2023

Recipe: Sausage & Butter Bean Stew

A simple one-pot supper for a chilly evening.

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