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Ingredient of November

Ingredient of the Month - Beetroot

As the Autumn months draw in and we start snuggling up to our log fires, our Gardener at the Lindeth Howe Country House Hotel in Bowness on Windermere is busy harvesting our very own grown beetroot.  This is a fabulous ingredient and we have chosen it as our Ingredient of the month of November.

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Food and Drink in Cumbria

Local Food and Drink in Cumbria

Lindeth Howe Country House Hotel is very proud of its location aswell as its history in Cumbria Cumbria is well known for quality food and drink. From popular brands consumed across the globe to niche produce loved by Hollywood stars, Cumbria’s name has become a quality mark for both retailers and customers seeking a slice, or a sip, of the County in their own home.

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Ingredient of October

October – Bramley Apples

Bramley Apples are in abundance at Lindeth Howe Country House Hotel in Bowness on Windermere.  The autumn leaves are just starting to show their array of stunning colours of reds, auburn and golds and the Bramley Apples are now ready to be picked.

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Five Alternative Autumn Treats In The Lake District

Autumn is officially here and the lake district is attracting many visitors to admire the glorious scenery in it’s coat of many colours. There’s still time to take up our Motoring Madness or Walkers’ Packages, but for those looking for something a little different, here’s our top 5 picks for the coming months.

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Autumn in the Lake District

Imagine yourself walking through crisp leaves with an outstanding backdrop of the most beautiful Lake District fells ready to be explored.  The Lake District in the Autumn is an array of colour with trees and bracken and the Lake District countryside turning ablaze with every shade from gold to red and what makes it much more appealing is the reflection of these dramatic colours in all of the lakes in the valleys below.  There is no better time to go for a walk with your camera and shoot some of the dramatic backdrops at this colourful time of year. You can understand why authors such as Beatrix Potter and William Worsdworth made the Lake District their home. 

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Ingredient of September

Ingredient of the Month - September is Victoria Plums

At Lindeth Howe Country House Hotel we are very blessed to have a beautiful Victoria Plum Tree which produces some of the finest Victoria Plums around.  They have ripened very quickly with the burst of sunshine we got this week since the picture was taken but the tree is laden with lots of the delicious fruit.

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Rainy Day Activities for the Lake District

Wet weather can be a monotonously regular occurrence here on the shores of Lake Windermere - but we wouldn’t have it any other way. And when you know what to expect, there's no reason why a spot of rain should spoil your enjoyment of the region. 

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Tinseltown in the Lakes: Six Famous Films Shot in the Lake District

The Lake District has played a starring role in countless film and TV productions over the years. With its rugged hills and sweeping valleys, it's easy to understand the attraction for film industry location scouts. The area has hosted everything from handsome period dramas to cult British films and Hollywood blockbusters.  

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