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So far Charlie Beldam has created 26 blog entries.
14 03, 2019

Cotswold Gold Team Up With Cheltenham Races for Festival Week

Cotswold Gold team up with Cheltenham races! One of the busiest weeks in the Cotswold calendar is Cheltenham Gold Cup. This year we are very proud to be supplying the racecourse with some of our products. We have bottled our Raspberry Drizzle in a new smaller size to be able to go in every box [...]

8 02, 2019

White Truffle Oil

New for 2019 White Truffle Oil 250ml Our White Truffle Oil is now available in a larger size! After being voted the number 1 Truffle Product by the Independent last year we decided to expand the range. Described as a "store cupboard staple" we thought some of our customers might like this product in a [...]

22 01, 2019

CARROT CAKE

Carrot Cake - the healthiest thing about this delicious cake is it's name & that's why we love it! Servings: 8 Slices Carrot Cake Ingredients 225g Self Raising Flour 1 1/2 tsp Baking Powder 1 tsp Cinnamon 1/2 tsp Salt 3 Free Range Eggs Beaten 175g Fairtrade Dark Brown Sugar 130 ml Cotswold Gold Rapeseed Oil 200g Carrot Grated 100g Dates Icing [...]

17 01, 2019

Flexitarian The Planetary Health Diet

Flexitarian The Planetary Health Diet In today's news a group of professors based at Harvard University have developed a diet that could save the planet. The "flexitarian" or the "planetary health diet" where meat & dairy are not totally eradicated but eaten in lesser quantities. This diet is not just a fad diet but a [...]

21 10, 2016

The end of harvest 2016….what next?

The end of harvest 2016….what next? With thanks to a dry Summer we had a consistent and successful harvest without too many hold-ups. On our farm, as well as rapeseed, we grow wheat, beans and linseed, all of which is now cut and ready to go off to be used in the next part of [...]

4 08, 2016

It’s harvest again…….. #Harvest2016

Wow, how quickly the past 12 months have flown by. Our combines have already been out in the fields harvesting all the delicious rapeseed that will now be pressed to make the next 12 months of Cotswold Gold oil. Despite this year being a difficult one due to patchy weather – rain, sun, rain, sun [...]

13 05, 2016

Winner Winner – Western Daily Press Food & Farming 2016

Well that was a good start to the week. Cotswold Gold scooped up two awards at the Western Daily Press Food & Farming Awards, including, Food Product of the Year and Young Farmer of the Year for Charlie Beldam. We would like to thank the judges for their time in coming to visit our farm [...]

29 01, 2016

TASTE TALKS – An evening of Fine Art & Dining hosted by Charlie Beldam of Cotswold Gold and Royal Artist in Residence Jeremy Houghton

TASTE TALKS – An evening of Fine Art & Dining hosted by Charlie Beldam of Cotswold Gold and Royal Artist in Residence Jeremy Houghton What a fun three nights the Cotswold Gold team have enjoyed at Jeremy’s Houghton’s fabulous studio near Broadway where together we hosted a fabulous array of talented chefs, restaurateurs, designers and [...]

26 01, 2016

In January Cotswold Gold rapeseed oil frequents your TV screens on James Martin’s BBC Saturday Kitchen and also makes waves on BBC Radio 4’s Farming Today Programme.

In January Cotswold Gold rapeseed oil frequents your TV screens on James Martin’s BBC Saturday Kitchen and also makes waves on BBC Radio 4’s Farming Today Programme. We thought December was busy…..we never expected to come back to an even busier January! Charlie Beldam from Cotswold Gold on BBC Radio 4’s [...]

16 10, 2012

Did we get a summer?

What a wet summer. This has be one of the worst summers I have known, and that is saying something after the flood of 2007. We have got harvest in after a string of problems, from blocking up machines to things snapping all together a right nightmare. We were pushed right to the line and [...]