As we enter the month of love, you may be looking for an alternative romantic gift for your loved one. If you’ve exhausted all of the ‘typical’ Valentine’s gifts, why not treat your loved one to a unique foodie experience that you can enjoy together and give the gift of discovery this Valentine’s Day? Here’s our guide to the perfect romantic foodie experiences by location.
Foodie experiences in North Wales:
How about experiencing a mushroom foraging tour guided by one of the country’s leading funghi experts in the beautiful Snowdonia mountains this Valentine’s Day? It’s certainly one you’ll both remember and you might learn a thing or two along the way.
For the cooking enthusiast, how about treating them to a half day cookery class at Bryn Celyn Farmshop in the heart of Anglesey? This unique workshop, lead by experienced Chef, Ron, will take you step-by-step through the process of preparing your own homemade pork pies, alongside a delicious, tangy homemade piccalilli.
Foodie Experiences in Mid Wales:
The perfect gift for a gin lover, how about experiencing a gin making experience for two at In The Welsh Wind Gin distillery? Learn how to craft and distill your very own gin and take home a bottle of your very own creation at the end of the day to enjoy in the comfort of your own home. The perfect romantic foodie experience to remember.
Perfect for those couples wanting to discover a new hobby to enjoy together, Gwenyn Gruffydd’s Introduction to Beekeeping is the perfect course for budding beekeepers. Learn the art of beekeeping in a fun, friendly and informal environment and make memories that will last a lifetime.
A Valentine’s chocolate gift with a twist. Instead of gifting a delicious box of chocolates as you may have done in previous years, how about a chocolate making experience where you and your partner can make your very own chocolates and chocolate truffles, guided by the experts at Coco Pzazz? A truly wonderful Valentine’s gift.
Foodie Experiences in South Wales:
Not only is the Wye Valley a stunning area to visit, it’s also the home of Silver Circle Distillery, a small craft gin distillery crafting a range of delicious Welsh gins reflective of the area in which they’re produced. This Valentine’s day, how about treating your loved one to a distill your own gin experience at Silver Circle distillery where you’ll get to craft your very own gin as well as sampling a fair few G&Ts whilst you’re at it? The perfect gift for a gin lover!
For a really romantic treat, how about a wild foraging experience on the Pembrokeshire coast followed by a multi-course dinner prepared by a Michelin trained chef? Learn a new skill with the one you love and enjoy the rewards of your day’s foraging in the most extraordinary way – it certainly beats dining in an overcrowded restaurant any day! A truly unique experience that will delight the foodie in your life.
Perfect for a foodie couple, this taste of Wales food and drink experience in Cardiff Bay showcases the best of Welsh produce and traditional Welsh recipes. Enjoy a Tasting Menu featuring six classic Welsh dishes as well as an arrival drink and other refreshments. The perfect way to celebrate Valentine’s Day with the one you love.