Local produce of Derbyshire and the Peak District covers a wide variety of delicious things to eat and drink- so where shall we start?
No trip to the Peak District is complete without at least one taste of a Bakewell Pudding, this has to be the best-known and most-loved Derbyshire speciality. The secret recipe is only known by the people of the Original Bakewell Pudding Shop, and the pudding is very different from the Bakewell Tarts that you can find in the supermarket… tasting is believing!
Cheese made in Derbyshire and the Peak District is also a well-loved local food; Hartington is one of the many places that you can buy this local dairy product, with Hartington Blue being one of the most popular cheeses available.
The Peak District & Derbyshire is also known for its farmers markets and farm shops- amidst the hustle and bustle, you can find all sorts of great Derbyshire foods and Peak District produce!
Below you'll find details of fantastic farmers markets and local foody events alongside food shops specialising in local produce. Bon appetit!