DRINKS MARKET

The stall holders below have indicated their attendance at this year’s Wells Food Festival.

The list will be updated as we send out the invitations to attend.

Click on their logos to see their details.

6 O’clock Gin

Strikingly smooth to taste and beautiful to behold in its iconic Bristol-blue glass bottle, our original, multi-award-winning 6 O’clock Gin was born in 2010, perfected from an old family gin recipe. It has a soft and citrusy flavour, led by juniper, carefully balanced with coriander seed, angelica root, orris root, winter savory, elderflower and orange peel, all lovingly distilled for a deeply-delicious taste experience.

Boulton Spirit

We sell a fabulous range of small batch spirits at markets and food festivals across the West Country. Our range includes gins, vodkas, spiced rum and infused-liqueurs from Two Birds, The Sweet Potato Company and Hudnott’s.

Carslake Tea Company

At Carslake Tea Company we are passionate about tea and love to be different. In addition to stocking traditional loose black, green and white tea, we also carry a range of herbal teas and herbal infusions, fruit infusions and our more unusual blends of flavoured green and black teas. We work with the finest blenders in the UK and Europe to produce our current range of over 70 blends.

Chalice Mead

Like many other ventures Chalice Mead was founded on a dream, a desire to reconnect with nature and to promote our ancient mead heritage, bringing it fully into the modern age and at the same time supporting our bee populations in the UK and beyond.

Cheddar Ales

Cheddar Ales began its artisan brewing activities in October 2006 and is based at Winchester Farm on the edge of Cheddar village, near the famous Cheddar Gorge. Award winning ales, brewed on the slopes of the Mendip Hills.

Claud The Butler

We are Claud The Butler, trading since 2011 with our trusty and characterful vintage Citroen HY van ‘Claud’. These endeavours have taken us far and wide in the name of serving up great coffee and teas, home-baked cakes and bespoke catering.

Dowding’s

I’m Oliver Dowding and I run my own business. I produce apple juices and ciders. These are all from apples on my own farm although sourced locally but not needed where grown.

Fenny Castle Vineyard

Fenny Castle Vineyard is situated right on the edge of the Somerset Levels in the tiny village of Worth, close to Wells. We planted the first parcel of Bacchus vines in 2011 and the main vineyard of Ortega and Pinot Noir the following year. We now have a range of multi-award winning wines for sale. Our sparkling wines are 100% Pinot Noir and the Gold Medal 2015 Blanc de Noir is showing well.

Henny & Joe’s

Henny and Joe’s multi award-winning Masala Chai is the perfect chai for contemporary living, whilst keeping the tradition of the drink alive. Using traditional methods and 100% natural ingredients, we bring you a superior blended taste unlike any other. Furthermore, it’s allergen free and entirely vegan friendly.

Herby4

If you like your food and drink to be wholesome, plant-based, healthy and sustainable, then the chances are you will like what we produce at Herby4. Tofu and apple juice may seem very different products but to us it makes perfect sense. Only perfectly ripe Somerset apples results in the depth of taste to be found in Herby4 apple juice and only the best organic soya beans make great Herby4 tofu.

Hudnott’s

Hudnott’s concoctions are lovingly hand-crafted with care and attention. Unhurried filtering and ageing before bottling give these unique blends their extraordinary charm. Brimming with intrigue, each variety combines natural ingredients with an alcohol base to tantalise and delight the taste buds.

Hullabaloos Lemonade

A range of tongue tingling soft drinks made using real fruit juice, never from concentrate. Our drinks contain nothing artificial – just loads of real ingredients, and no bubbles.

Immix Coffee

Specialising in making bespoke blends, designed just for you, with your perfect profile in mind. We offer our own hand crafted origin roasts and artisan blends alongside the exciting opportunity for you to create your own blend, exactly how you like it.

Incredible Brewing Co.

We brew unique beers throughout the year to reflect the varying seasons. It has been naturally hand crafted since 2013. Our recipes contain only the finest ingredients and no additives or finings are used in production. It is also unfiltered so all the flavour and goodness remains in the beer.

Into Coffee

We are a small independent business based in Somerset operating an upmarket artisan coffee cart. We serve high quality speciality, ethically sourced coffees, teas, and indulgent hot chocolates, plus a range of quality soft drinks. Our drinks are complemented by delicious homemade cakes and freshly baked pastries. We also offer gluten free and vegan options.

Love Coffee

Here at Martin Carwardine & Co. we’re passionate about coffee. Coffee is not just a product or a commodity to us, it’s something into which we put years of expertise and genuine care to ensure that the final result meets the highest standards. Above everything else we do, the quality and taste of our blends takes priority.

Perch Hill Vineyard

Perch Hill Vineyard is situated on the southern slopes of the Mendip Hills and is run as a family business. Covering more than a hectare, the vineyard was first planted with 1000 vines in 2013, followed by a further 2000 vines in 2014. Our main vines are Chardonnay, which produce fruit with excellent acidity. We also have a smaller number of Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier vines, and are running trials of Sauvignon Blanc, Regent and Ortega.

Rich’s Cider

There have been many changes since Gordon Rich started pressing cider apples at Mill Farm, although essentially the production of the juice is still traditional. We are a family run business producing traditional farmhouse cider and farm pressed apple juice, with locally harvested Somerset apples.

Southdown Cider

We are a small artisan cider maker near Bruton, Somerset, with a rapidly increasing band of loyal followers who appreciate well-crafted great ciders and apple juices – all made from natural, local ingredients.

Stones Cider

Award winning cider produced in the heart of Somerset.

Sweet Drinks

At Sweet Drinks Ltd, we are a team of freelance West Country ladies on a mission! We love all things local, botanical and drinkable, whether it’s alcoholic or non-alcoholic, we know our limits! Our mission is to showcase, promote and sell drinks produced in the West Country. We represent and sell on behalf of a hand-picked selection of West Country drinks producers through our online shop and at events and shows.

The Dorset Ginger Company

The Dorset Ginger Company is a family run business established in 1985 and operates from Lytchett Matravers, just outside of Poole in Dorset. We produce award winning non alcoholic, non carbonated, hand blended ginger drinks and Sicilian lemonade.

Worleys Cider

We make and sell a range of outstanding ciders using apples from fine old orchards on the Somerset Levels. Our aim is always to achieve the finest quality and 2019 saw us scoop 3 Stars and a Golden Fork from Great Taste Awards, and Champion Cider at Taste Of The West. We think that speaks for itself.