Explore the Wolds and you will find that there are some hidden gems, selling some ace things in this neck of the woods. Some highlights include:
White Rabbit Chocolate Company, Beverley: This chocolate heaven was founded by Sally Hawkes as an artisan business in Beverley, East Yorkshire in 2004. Passionate about Real Chocolate, Sally makes and provides luxury chocolate gifts, award winning chocolate slabs and bars, truffles and deliciously indulgent confections for times and occasions, that you want to make special. For Sally and her Company, chocolate is not just a "products", it is an art, a science, a moment in time, a passion and a pleasure. Keep an eye out for their Blackcurrant with Juniper Dark Truffles which were awarded 3 Gold Stars at the Great Taste Awards!
Vanessa Delicatessen, also in Beverley is worth a visit. This old market cross newsagency has being loving restored and is full of character, charm and friendly welcoming staff. They offer a wide variety of produce as locally sourced as possible. A traditional butchery counter, cured meats, a large selection of cheeses, olives, cakes, vegetables, wines, real ales, preserves, fresh bread, takeaway sandwiches, freshly prepared ready meals... the list goes on.
ART&ROSE Gallery provides a beautiful, tranquil space in the heart of the bustling market town of Pocklington where artists and makers can exhibit their work for sale. Set up in 2011 by Art Graduate Emma-Jane Whelan, ART&ROSE aims to showcase the best of local fine art originals, including paintings, prints, photography, illustration, jewellery & silversmithing, sculpture, ceramics, glass and textiles.
Keeping in Pocklington, look out also for The Acorn Gallery. Feel free to come into the Gallery and enjoy the work on display. Stop and chat a while and collect your FREE copy of the Fine Art Collector Magazine too!
Situated on the edge of the Yorkshire Wolds, Carr House Farm is the home of the Side Oven Bakery, where the Sellers family have lived and worked for 5 generations. Provenance is their passion & something they take very seriously whether it is milling the homegrown organic wheat using the traditional stoneground mill, hand picking apples, elderflowers and blackcurrants from the organic orchards, or using the farm sourced spring water in the cordials.
Hunmanby Pantry, is a small family run delicatessen and sandwich shop based two miles from the coast, in the historical village of Hunmanby on the edge of the Yorkshire Wolds. Ideal to stop by when you're looking to pick up a tasty treat!