Welsh salt gets White House approval

Word has it that Barack Obama has taken a fancy to Welsh salt. Apparently he eats the stuff on top of his favourite American sweets, Smoked Salt Caramels. The sweets are produced by Fran’s Chocolates, who source the salt from Anglesey Sea Salt Company, Halen Môn.   Before landing on Mr. Obama’s chocs, the salt is extracted … READ MORE

The Rare Welsh Bit is born

Hello and welcome to The Rare Welsh Bit – a new blog aimed at showcasing some of the best foods in Wales, handpicked by yours truly. Focusing upon both traditional and contemporary Welsh cuisine, I hope to develop a collection of tried-and-tested recipes, news updates, food reviews and local event listings. I’ve decided to write about Welsh food because I love living in Wales … READ MORE