We wanted to share a few secrets with you about the good folk that supply us with the freshest local, free range and organic produce around.
Like you, we want to know where our food comes from, how it was made and treated and whether it is sustainable. By supporting local producers like Cuddyford Farm, Ladylay, New Lion Brewery and Papillion Gin, we know we are on the right path.
We are always looking, so if you know of anyone or anything that we may be able to use, drop us a line. We would love to hear about it.
Take a peak at some of our good suppliers below . . .
Cuddyford Farm – fantastic growers of dreams and vegetables
BDF – Bovey Tracey veg suppliers for the more exotic stuff.
Essential – for the majority of our organic ingredients
Caterfood for our everyday emergencies (yes they happen to us all)
Laydilay – mighty fine organic eggs
Dragon Fly Foods – homegrown makers of organic tofu
Organic Herbs – suppliers of herbs for our Rafikis blend tea & Soul Apothecary blend tea –
Gavin’s Apple Juice – locally made, nothing added, totally delicious
Union Hand Roasted Coffee – Direct trade coffee supplier
Teapigs – tea evangelists committed to giving back to communities who grow the stuff
Barnabys Brewhouse – Organic craft lager brewed just down the road
New Lion Brewery – A community craft brewery based just a bit further down the same road
Papillon Gin – Lovingly distilled on Dartmoor using dartmoor spring water, nectar for both gin drinker & butterfly
Tor Vodka – Micro batch vodka handcrafted in the heart of Devon
Black Water Foot Whisky – A single cask of this unique Island Single Malt was privately bottled and is now only available in very limited quantities. Distilled on the Isle of Arran, matured for ten years in a sherry hogshead. Bottled at 50% Alc/Vol and not cold filtered its recommended taken with water and no ice to enjoy the smooth flavour at its best.
Kian Clipson – Carpenter & creator of cabins..and now cafes..Rafikis tables & benches, display counter & so much more blackdogcarpentry.co.uk
Cliff Ellis – supplier of wonderful stoneware, & Rafikis soup bowls, nuclear expert by day , pottery master by night
Liz Ogilvey – maker of fine ceramics & gorgeous glazes, & Rafikis mugs
Jane Cabrera – artist & illustrator and creator of our wonderful ‘escape to the jungle’ wall
Susie Moss – Chef, writer, and big pottery fan, maker of Rafikis pink plates
Birdi Richardson – Beauty abounds around Birdi, and her lovely mugs