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February 4, 2019

By Peg Kern

Recipe for English Crumpets

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In honor of our new cooking vacation in the United Kingdom, Quintessential Cotswolds Culinary tour in England, we're sharing a favorite recipe for crumpets, that delicious English pastry that is something of a cross between an English muffin and a pancake. Crumpets are made with a yeast dough and made on a hot griddle, much like what we refer to as English muffins in the US, but the dough is… Read
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January 31, 2019

By Peg Kern

Exploring the Cotswolds on a Luxury Culinary Tour

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The Cotswolds are a rural area in the south of England known for its rolling green hills, thatched medieval villages, quaint churches, and limestone manors. Its distinctive aesthetic has made it a top destination for international travelers, as well as a popular site for filming movies and TV shows. The unusual "Cotswold stone" (yellow limestone) and historic towns make it one of our favorite parts of the United Kingdom, and… Read
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December 18, 2018

By Peg Kern

The Best Culinary Vacation in Scotland

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We think we have the very best culinary vacations in Scotland, and our travelers seem to agree, as they have rated our Undiscovered Scotland trip 5 out of 5 stars. Discover authentic Scotland and live like a local for a week during this authentic foodie vacation. If you never considered Scotland for a culinary vacation, think again: as a recent culinary traveler commented, "We cooked an array of Scottish foods… Read
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November 29, 2017

By Peg Kern

Three Reasons to Discover Undiscovered Scotland

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We've had many, many clients ask us for cooking vacations in the United Kingdom. While the United Kingdom does not scream "culinary destination" at first glance, the fact is it is one of the top places to visit for US travelers. And for our travelers, one of the key components of the trip is the food - whether you are traveling in Bangkok or Lima, Florence or Delhi. Are you… Read
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