Dog Walks, Digging, Beer & Home
After a busy half term, I needed a bit of down time from the Cornish pasty for a couple of days. My wife Rebecca insisted on a short break overseas. Even I could organise that, I booked the Scillonian, no passport required, for a relaxing trip to the Isles of Scilly, just us two and of course […]
Locally reared Christmas Turkeys
Adhering to our ethos at Anns Pasties of sourcing our ingredients as locally as possible, before going off to the supermarket, consider buying your Christmas turkey from ‘Pear Tree Farm’. These birds are local, free range and reared at Trannack by Mo. one of my top crimpers. Tel. 07896 685452.
Pasties done time to surf!!
Pictures by Jason Dreyer Winter is here, the rush is over, this is when the Cornish get to play in their amazing land of Kernow! The summer is great and we are grateful for all of the trade that the holidays bring but I would ditch the Flip Flop and t-shirts for welly boots and […]
Porthleven & The Porthleven Pasty Shop
I am delighted that Ann’s Pasties has won the Porthleven Food and Music Festival Golden Oyster Award this year, presented to us a few Friday evenings ago by lovely Rosie Crow (We are a bit dreckly on our blog posts through May due a big family event which we will tell you about dreckly). Many thanks, […]
The 3 Rivers
Really I don’t know how they did it! Really Fergus shouldn’t even have taken part such was the depth of his illness plus two others of his crew were not on top form either with chest infections. Not sure whether a stag do in London the previous weekend was ideal preparation for a serious race the following […]
When I rejoined the family business just over 3 years ago I had the idea to source as locally as possible. So I set myself the goal to try to get all of the ingredients in the pasty from within a ten mile radius of my shop in Helston and Mothers (Ann’s) shop in The […]
Rowing trip to Italy
When I am not ,religiously , deeply involved with Cornish pasty making you can often find me doing a bit on rowing Cornish fixed seat style. I have enjoyed Cornish Pilot Gig rowing for the past 30 years since the tradition of racing them has been rekindled. I also row Cornish flash boats and skiffs. […]