Hundreds of stallholders announced for Abergavenny Food Festival

Caws Cenarth’s Caws Teifi

The biggest food festival in Wales announced its full list of stallholders today – and here are the tasty food and drink stalls which will line the streets and Market Hall in Abergavenny later this month.

The event which last year drew a crowd of over 31,000 visitors will take place from the festival’s creamery and distillery tours and masterclass on Friday September 18 to the demonstration-packed schedules of Saturday September 19 and Sunday September 20.

Chefs and cooks in the line-up include Raymond Blanc, Gizzi Erskine, James Sommerin, and Frances Quinn.

Tickets are still available for Michelin-starred chef Raymond Blanc’s masterclass at noon on September 19 (£12), but events such as chef Tom Kerridge’s “in conversation with” night on September 18 at the Borough Theatre have sold out.

Check the list of masterclasses and latest ticket availability here.


Abergavenny Food
Hallet’s Cider

Beer and cider:

Apple County Cider Co
Award winning single variety ciders and perry produced in Monmouthshire

Bland’s Cider
Naturally sparkling cider, perry, fruit ciders and Calvados

Brecon Brewing
Draught and bottled beer and related products

Butford Organics
Organic cider and perry from draught to sparkling bottle

Gregg’s Pit Cider & Perry
Real artisan cider and perry made from 100% juice of vintage fruit varieties

Gwatkin Cider Company
Award-winning cider and perry from close to the Welsh Border

Gwynt Y Ddraig Cider
Award winning Welsh cider and perry made from freshly harvested fruit

Hallets Cider
Cider and perry

Kingstone Brewery
Tintern based brewery producing real ales from hearty IPAs to quaffable bitters

Llangollen Brewery
Hand crafted real ales and lager from the heart of Llangollen

Skyborry Cider and Perry
Hand made cider and perry traceable to the orchard and apple variety

The Celt Experience
Craft beer fashioned as an art form for exuberance

The Jacobi Brewery of Caio
Bottled ale

Tudor Brewery
Handmade award winning real ales from a brewery born in Abergavenny

Ty Gwyn Cider
Ty Gwyn Cider are one of the region’s best known craft cider producers

Untapped Brewing Company
Locally produced, hand crafted real ales from Raglan

Welsh Mountain Cider
Live sulphite free cider, 100% juice. Tough trees grown at altitude

Williams Brothers Cider
Hand crafted real cider made by a small family business in Caerphilly

Worley’s Cider
Multi award-winning whole-juice ciders (still and sparkling)

Wye Valley Brewery
Excellent quality cask and bottle conditioned beers from Herefordshire


Caws Cenarth cheeses

Abergavenny Creamery

Bath Soft Cheese
Hand made organic award winning cheeses

Bodnant Welsh Food
Aberwen cheese range goodie bags and Welsh butter, plus new Caerphilly

Caws Cenarth Cheese
Traditional artisan cheesemakers

FLAVOURS of Monmouth
Championing Great British cheese

Organic vintage Cheddar, Brie, biscuits, chutney, combination gift packs

Homewood Cheeses
Handmade ewes’ cheeses from Somerset and baked cheesecakes

La Cave a Fromage
Purveyor of farmhouse and artisan cheeses

Lyburn Farmhouse Cheesemakers
Cheese made with our own cows’ milk in the New Forest, Hampshire

Neal’s Yard Creamery
Hand-moulded artisan cheeses, fresh yoghurts and crème fraîche & Caws Teifi Cheese  /
Artisan RAW milk cheese, organic farmhouse micro-distillery whiskies

Snowdonia Cheese Co

The Blaenafon Cheddar Co
Award winning Welsh hand made cheeses, cheddars and goats cheese

White Lake Cheese
Award winning artisan cheeses handmade on the farm in Somerset


Forest Pig Charcuterie


Mangalitsa and pedigree Welsh pig meat

Cowleys Fine Foods
Dried and smoked meat and tofu, smoked pickles, sauces and peanut butters

Flyford Food Company
Rare breed, grass fed, free range British biltong – ‘Certified Paleo’

Forest Pig Charcuterie
Award winning salami produced from our own forest reared pigs

Patchwork Traditional Food Company
Handmade artisan pate produced in North Wales

Sam’s Meat Roasts
Home bred and reared Wild Boar X hog roast, Water Buffalo and burgers

The Parsons Nose
Farm-produced, hand-made sausages or beefbugers in a fresh bread roll

The Real Boar Co & Wessex Wild Plum Co /
Wild boar and game charcuterie and plum liqueurs

Trealy Farm Charcuterie
30+ charcuterie products made in Monmouthshire from free range meats


Bocaddon Farm Veal
Award-winning, welfare-friendly Cornish veal. Mail order available

Chestnut Meats
Fresh goat and horse meat, home produced burgers, sausages, steaks

G & R Tudge
Berkshire pork sausages and burgers, wild venison burgers and raw meats

Glam Lamb
Luxury lamb burgers

N S James
Rare breeds butcher sourcing all meats from within 15 miles of the shop

Neil Powell Master Butchers
Gourmet ready to eat food prepared freshly, using local ingredients

Specialist Hog Roast
Enjoy fully traceable homebred Welsh pork with apple sauce and stuffing

Award winning spoiltpig dry cured British bacon produced in Devon

Traditional Welsh Sausage Co

Welsh Venison Centre
We are a local farming family, butchers and farm shop


Madgetts Farm Poultry
Free range poultry, serving duck burgers and chicken sausages

Monmouthshire Turkeys
Organic Bronze Turkeys, locally reared, traditionally processed

Fish and seafood:

Black Mountains Smokery
Full range of smoked foods with no additives and gourmet gift hampers

Pates and terrines made using locally sourced ingredients

Devon Fishcakes
A unique range of delicious gourmet fishcakes, pies and seafood dishes

Fish in a Box
Home delivery service of FRESH fish.

Mighty Soft Shell Crab

Soft shell crabs and homemade sweet chilli sauce

The Pembrokeshire Beach Food Company
Local sea food and foraged ingredients; a menu influenced by different cultures

The Wrap Shack
Garlic tiger prawns and samphire, sweet chilli, lime; smoked haddock chowder


Popty Cara bara brith

Alex Gooch Artisan Baker
Organic artisan bread using quality ingredients

Baked By Mel
Traditional Welsh tea loaf made with natural wholesome ingredients

Boulangerie de Paris
Natural, delicious, wholesome breads

Burren Bread & Preserves
We make a range of soda breads , scones, cakes, chutneys and preserves

Cradoc’s Savoury Biscuits
Six delicious savoury biscuit flavours to pair with fine cheeses

Hardwick Hampers
Award winning biscuits and hamper produce. Amazing peanut butter too

Hobbs House Bakery
Baking handmade bread for everyone since the 1920’s

Nice Bites
Local bakery, homemade bread, Abergavenny Market

Popty Cara
Handmade artisan cakes including bara brith, Welsh cakes, cider cake, etc

Riverside Sourdough
Delicious sourdough bread, vegan and made using organic ingredients


Multi award winning savory, fruit, game and Melton Mowbray pork pies

Handmade gluten free and wheat free pies and sweet pastries

Legges of Bromyard
Homemade Pies

Snowdrop Cottage Fine Foods

Tom’s Pies
Tom’s Pies are lovingly handmade in Devon. Lots of delicious fillings

Fruit and vegetables:

A.J and C.I Snell

Court Farm & Leisure
Fresh seasonal fruit and vegetables

Hughes Fresh Fruit
Fresh pineapples filled with fruit salad, and fresh fruit smoothies

Paul’s Organic Veg
Organic vegetables and fruits grown in Monmouthshire

Riverford Organic
Rolling cooking demonstrations using a wide selection of seasonal vegetables

Sea Spring Seeds
Attractive, edible chilli plants, fresh chillies and vegetable seeds

The Onion Man
Breton onions from a bicycle

The Strawberry Stop
Delicious home grown strawberries and flavoured creams

The Tomato Stall
Delicious Isle of Wight tomatoes and tomato inspired products


Bim’s Kitchen
Exotic African-inspired sauces and condiments handmade in North Wales

Claire’s Kitchen
Award winning quality preserves produced at home in small batches

Homemade Country Preserves

Homemade preserves and mustards including diabetic

House of Ceylon
Authentic Sri Lankan chutneys and curry pastes, lovingly handmade

Mr Todiwalas
Splendidly spicy and deliciously hot pickles and chutneys

Gourmet, hand-made Calabrian-style chilli products made in the uk

Purely Pickled Eggs
British free range pickled hen and quail eggs in delicious flavours

Sabor de Amor
Authentic artisan-made Spanish food with modern and traditional flavours

Scarlett & Mustard
Producers of dressings, marinades, curds and condiments

Flavours of Borneo; unique, flavoursome, spicy and versatile sauces

South Devon Chilli Farm
Delicious handmade Chilli chocolate, preserves and sauces

The Garlic Farm
Garlic – fresh, smoked, black, seed. Our range of Garlic Goodies

The Preservation Society
Our Candied Jalapenos are truly ‘Life Changing’!

The Tracklement Company
A multi award-winning artisan range of savoury condiments

The Wasabi Company
Fresh wasabi, ponzu dressings and vinegars, all available to taste

Franchi Seeds of Italy
Franchi vegetable seeds and soaps

Hot Roasted Nuts
Cinammon roasted nuts and Italian licquorice sticks

Ludlow Nut Co
Award winning breakfast cereals, nuts, dried fruits and confectionery

Wil’s Smokehouse
Seriously tasty smoked organic gluten free foods with attitude


Pembrokeshire foods, honeys and marmalades with a Sicilian connection

Hilltop Honey
Raw Welsh honey from the Valleys of Mid Wales

Miranda’s Preserves
Jams, chutneys, marmalades, jellies and curds – all home made

Radnor Preserves
Exquisite award winning handmade preserves from the Welsh Marches

Seren Foods
Wine and chili jellies, fish pate and beef jerky

Wye Valley Apiaries
Artisan producers of local honey, beeswax based skincare and candles

Herbs, spices and condiments:

Halen Mon
Anglesey Sea Salt

Anglesey Sea Salt Company
Pure and flavoured sea salt PDO from Wales

Forage Fine Foods
A tiny business that makes very big flavours. Wild in a jar


Kitchen Flowers
Versatile floral jelly, syrup and vinegar, handmade with edible flowers

Vanilla paste, chocolate, coffee extracts, Madagascan vanilla pods, vanilla beer

Petals of the Valley
Fragrant Welsh rosewater and melt-in-the mouth Welsh “Turkish” delight

The Gourmet Gardener
Seasonal flavoured condiments

Upton Cheyney Chilli Company
UK farmed chilli, award winning chilli sauces, chocolate, and oil

Womersley Fruit & Herb Vinegars
Proud to be returning and with some delightful new flavours to inspire you

Olives and oil:

100% pure, cold-pressed, organic argan oil

Avlaki Superb Organic Olive Oils
Fresh bottled from pressing, real extra virgin organic olive oils

Cotswold Gold
Rapeseed oil

Spanish olive oil and balsamic

Olives & Things
Olives, homemade marinades using own-grown herbs and chillies, vine leaves

The Olive Press
Freshly dressed olives, Mediterranean mezes, extra virgin olive oils


Arabica Food & Spice Company
Middle Eastern foods – spices,  baklawa and Turkish delight

Gretas Whole Foodies
Vegetarian and vegan burgers, sold hot in organic rolls and frozen in boxes

Handmade Scotch Egg Company
Scotch eggs

British-grown beans, peas, quinoa and grains: dry, in cans or roasted

Spicy homemade falafel with fresh mezze salads and relishes

Selwyn’s Crispy Seaweed
Crispy seaweed snacks

The Cooking Cooks
Delicious Italian cuisine, using the freshest ingredients

The Parsnipship
Unique and original vegetarian and vegan foods


Gower Cottage Brownies
“The best Brownies we have ever tasted.” BBC Good Food Magazine

La Creme Patisserie
Award winning desserts and Cowin Lush cheesecakes

Little Round Cake Company
Delicious tweeners (mini layer cakes), meringues, tarts and brownies

Love at First Bake
Delicious handmade cakes and muffins that defy they’re Gluten Free

Love Patisserie
Lovingly handmade artisan French style sweet pastries and Florentines

Belgian chocolate cakes

The Chocolate Brownie Company
Pick n mix boxes of homemade brownies – funky flavours – OMG they’re lush!

The M’hencha Company
Great Taste 3* Award winning exotic Moroccan inspired pastry cakes


Black Mountain Gold Chocolates

Barry Colenso Chocolates
Delicious chocolates created by Master Chocolatier Barry Colenso

Black Mountain Gold Chocolate

Chocolate House
A selection of handmade chocolates made in Wales

Cocoa Runners
Bean to bar chocolate


Fudge or truffle? You decide. A taste of Heaven made by a little devil

Joe & Seph’s Gourmet Popcorn
Try over 40 flavours of their Great Taste Award-winning popcorn!

NOMNOM Chocolate
Chocolate bars, relentless wonder, milk, magic and mischief

Sciolti Botanical Chocolates
International artisan chocolatier

The Raw Chocolate Pie Company
Sugar free, dairy free, gluten free and delicious

Welsh Confection
Handmade marshmallow, brittles, honeycomb and praline


Ice cream and soft cheeses made with jersey cows milk

Rowlestone Farmhouse Ice cream
Ice cream made from our cows milk and cream, and fantastic fruit sorbet

Shepherds Ice Cream
Delicious coffee and gelato-style ice cream made with whole sheep’s milk

The Hive Aberaeron Honey Ice Cream
The Hive, Aberaeron offering delicious Honey Ice Cream

Wild Fig
Award winning ice creams and fruit sorbets


Churros Con Chocolate
Delicious Spanish doughnuts served with luxurious hot chocolate sauce!

The Pudding Shop
Steamed sweet and savoury puddings

The Pudding Wagon
A selection of delicious homemade puddings to eat now or take home


Breckland Orchard
Award winning gently carbonated Posh Pop, made with passion – Enjoy!

Rocket Juice
Making and selling fresh juice and crispy Welsh seaweed

Shocka’s Coconut Hub
Freshly chopped coconut water alongside alcoholic Shocktails mix

The Fresh Lemonade Co
Fresh lemonade and cocktails!

The Lemonade Lady
Freshly squeezed lemonade

Yarty Cordials
Britain’s premium hand crafted cordials, vinegars and food rubs


Amanda Jane’s of Anglesey & Adamson’s of Anglesey
Fruit and herb flavoured vinegars, real ales, fruit gins and vodkas

British Cassis
Alcoholic fruit mixers made using locally sourced fruit juice

Chase Distillery
Spirits grown, distilled and bottled on one family run farm in Herefordshire

Gibson’s Organic Liqueurs
Award winning organic fruit liqueurs from the Cotswolds

The Shack Revolution
Cracking cocktails and fresh juices

Tipsy Fruit Gins
Gin, vodka and rum based liqueurs

Warner Edwards Distillery
Award winning dry, sloe, elderflower and rhubarb gins


CC’s Coffee Bar
Speciality coffees, hot chocolates and teas

Chantler Teas
Premium ethically sourced loose leaf tea including own Welsh blends

Comins Tea House

Sherston Tea Company
Award winning teas and tisanes

Tea People
Natural whole leaf teas and herbal infusions from a social enterprise

The Angel Hotel
Fresh coffee and cakes

Welsh Coffee Company
Fresh roasted speciality coffee, roasted by Welsh Dragons!


Bordeaux Undiscovered
High quality French wine assortments at affordable prices

Cwm Deri Vineyard
Welsh wines, mead and liqueurs all made at our Pembrokeshire vineyard

Quality truly Italian wines

Wine tastings from the Franciacorta region in Italy.  Ticketed events

Frome Valley Vineyard
Delicious sparkling, white and rose English wines from Herefordshire

Moreno Wines & Gilbies
Specialist suppliers of Spanish wines and craft beers

Italian sour cherry wine, sour cherries, cherry Acquavite and liqueurs

Viader Vintners
Independent fine wine merchant, est. 2001

Street food:

AaHaan Thai

American Street Food Limited
Griddled bratwurst baps with Hawaiian coleslaw, chilli and southern barbecue sauce

Boontatoo Thai food
Fresh cooked Thai food by Boontatoo Thai restaurant in Abergavenny

Café Spice Namaste
Authentic Indian street food from Goa, Hyderabad and Kashmir

Dusty Knuckle Pizza Company
Wood fired pizza

Earth Ovens
Authentic pizzas cooked in a wood-fired earth oven

Hang Fire Smokehouse
Authentic American Barbecue

Meat And Greek
Traditional Greek Cypriot BBQ – Souvlaki

Rule of Tum
Burgers and other treats, local and seasonal ingredients with provenance

Sir Ollie’s
Griddled sandwich of 12 hour ox cheek, thyme confit onions and emmental

The Cheese Truck
Buying direct from the farm, dishes to celebrate great British cheese

The Poffertjes Co
Gorgeous Dutch waffles served from a romantic vintage tram

The Spanish Buffet
Paella, tapas, sangria, chorizo, Spanish products

The Welsh Creperie Co
Delicious sweet and savoury crepes from the authentic Welsh creperie