Your Sussex food & drink guide
Like to eat and drink local? Support small businesses with our pick of the best food and drink in Sussex. Bring on the elasticated trousers!
Albourne Estate Sussex Spritz Hamper, £58.95
All you need to make a fantastically simple but delicious Sussex Spritz cocktail – a bottle of MultiVintage sparkling wine and a bottle of 40 Vermouth together with a stainless steel measuring jigger. From Albourne Estate vineyard near Brighton.
Stanmer Tea Rooms Voucher, available direct
Afternoon tea fans will love this quirky cafe in the heart of the pretty village of Stanmer just outside Brighton, that has a themed Alice In Wonderland room for parties. Pop in and pick up a voucher an ideal gift for a new year treat.
Generation 11 Sussex Dry Gin, £36
Upgrade your G&T with this award winning Gin, botanical in profile with notes of Juniper, fresh citrus and spice and a super smooth finish. A happy new year indeed!
High Weald Dairy Organic Cheese Hamper, £26
Cheese is always a good idea! And Muddy favourite High Weald Dairy does some of the creamiest. Choose from a selection of scrummy hampers and leave the diet at the door. Collection or delivery available.
Harry Batten Cakes, from a selection (below £49)
Watch your sugar levels go off the scale with this bad bay from the Lewes based baker. Made with alternating layers of moist, fluffy sponge and silky buttercream, topped off with a iced ruffles and white chocolate baubles.
Cowdray & Friends Farm Shop Sack, £125
A sack of joy from Cowdray! Celebrating local suppliers as well as containing their signature products, includes wine from Nyetimber, Langham Ale brewed on the Estate, as well as truffles by local chocolatier Noble & Stace and Cowdray jams, apple juice and coffee.
Barhaus Mix Box Cocktail Cabinets, from £495.00
Made from converted DJ vinyl cases, each Barhaus cocktail cabinet is decorated with original, vintage stickers from iconic club, festivals and record labels of the past with everything inside to mix your own tipple. Available in a choice of cocktails.
Only Coco Chocolate Bars, £5 each
Almost too pretty to eat (we said almost), are the scrummy handmade bars from Hastings chocolate shop Only Coco. Choose from flavours including Mince Pie, Marzipan & Mulled Wine. They also make a mean Hot Chocolate.
Boco by House Coren, £26
Fizz is essential to see in the new year and our new favourite is this fruity sparkler from Sussex vineyard House Coren a high-quality Charmat made with the best grapes from England.