The world of Summer Lodge Country House Hotel

27 Mar 2023 Delicious dining

What’s growing in our Kitchen Gardens

With the new lease of life brought forth by spring, our Head Gardener, Robin, unveils what’s growing in our Kitchen Gardens this year.

Sourdough bread

08 Oct 2021 Delicious dining

Summer Lodge's sourdough bread

Recreate a traditional sourdough loaf at home using bread starter, a naturally occurring yeast.

Summer Lodge Brill and Lobster pasta

09 Feb 2021 Delicious dining

Eating for immunity

Discover the best immune-boosting foods and how you can incorporate them into your diet.

Black Cow Vodka drinks

30 Jan 2021 Delicious dining

Dorset's Black Cow Vodka

Get to know more about this award-winning vodka, made in Dorset.

04 Jan 2021 Delicious dining

Summer Lodge's signature dish

Recreate our renowned flaky cheese bread rolls, a favourite at the restaurant.

20 Dec 2020 Delicious dining

The top 10 West Country British cheeses

The cheese selection at Summer Lodge is famous, with 27 varieties to choose from.

18 Dec 2020 Delicious dining

The ultimate Shepherd’s Pie recipe

Discover the recipe for our delicious signature dish.

Dorset Cereals

21 Aug 2020 Delicious dining

Meet our muesli suppliers: Dorset Cereals

A well established Dorset company, Dorset Cereals are proudly served as part of the breakfast selection at Summer Lodge.

05 Jun 2020 Delicious dining

Salmon and asparagus

Our talented Kitchen Team share their recipe for asparagus with cured salmon, a popular dish at Summer Lodge.

27 Apr 2020 Delicious dining

Summer Lodge's scones

Our Executive Chef shares their recipe for delectable scones to make at home.

Summer Lodge's garlic soup

24 Apr 2020 Delicious dining

Wild garlic soup

Discover our celebrated wild garlic soup recipe, a quick and easy starter.

15 Mar 2020 Delicious dining

Tips from the Summer Lodge Kitchen Garden

Our Head Chef at Summer Lodge shares his tips on growing seasonal fruit, veg, and herbs in your own garden.