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Newsletter 11: Festival Question Time with BBC Radio Devon

By Georgina Davie

Written: 13 April 2017

Ask the experts your culinary questions at the Festival Question Time, in association with BBC Radio Devon.

Visitors to the Exeter Festival of South West Food and Drink 2017 will have the opportunity to put their questions to chefs, bloggers and foodie experts over thecourse of the Festival weekend, Saturday 29th April to Monday 1st May. 

A range of experts including Michael Caines MBE (Lympstone Manor), Patrick McCaig(Otter Brewery) and Naomi Devlin (River Cottage), will be offering their culinary tips, and divulging their cooking secrets and guilty pleasures.

Head to our website for further information on our panelists and a full list of panel topics.


Tickets available...

The Festival, taking place over the early May Bank Holiday weekend, will host over 90 regional producers, exhibitors and over 30 top chefs, of which 7 hold Michelin-stars!

*VIP Lounge*

Treat yourself and become a VIP ticket holder! You'll enjoy two free drinks, afternoon tea and a free mini spa treatment (subject to availability).

Tickets for the Festival are available to buy online, from Exeter Tourist Information Centre or the Exeter Phoenix.


Festival Bars

The Festival Bar in Exeter Castle Courtyard, sponsored by Otter Brewery, will be open throughout the Festival including the three After Dark Music Festivals.

Choose from a great selection of craft beers, real ales and ciders from many local producers, whilst listening to live music and indulging in our street food stalls located in the Exeter Castle Courtyard.

House beers and cider will include Tarka Lager, Wildsider, Otter Amber, Bitter, Bright and the new OPA. Guest beers from Exe Valley, Branscombe Vale, Clearwater, Barum, Bays and Hunters.