Eat:Vegan goes down a treat in Weston

Dan and Kate from the Kitchen at Blackberry Farm at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Dan and Kate from the Kitchen at Blackberry Farm at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Crowds of people flocked to eat:Vegan at the weekend.

Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

People could sample tasty treats from more than 50 food and drink traders at the Winter Gardens in Weston on Sunday.

The popular event attracted producers who sold butter and cheese alternatives, sauces, pasties and chocolate.

Organiser Sarah Milner Simonds said: "It was lovely to back inside the Winter Gardens with such a great range of producers.

Anthony from Boulton Spirit offering smaples of their Two Bird Gins at Weston - Eat Vegan. Pictur

Anthony from Boulton Spirit offering smaples of their Two Bird Gins at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

"We wanted to showcase local producers who made top-class products, that happen to be vegan.


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"It was lovely to reconnect with so many food and drink festival regulars who came to stock up and try new products from producers they know and love."

The event has been running for two years in Weston, which proved to be a success again this year.

Crumpet! vegan muffins at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Crumpet! vegan muffins at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

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Co-organiser Bev Milner Simonds said: "We both want to thank to Weston BID and Somerset Life magazine for their support."

Crumpet! strawberry and cream vegan muffins at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Crumpet! strawberry and cream vegan muffins at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Lucie Cousins from the Bath Culture House at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Lucie Cousins from the Bath Culture House at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

A beatiful display by the Culmstock Chilli Co. at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

A beatiful display by the Culmstock Chilli Co. at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Riverford Organic veg at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Riverford Organic veg at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Delicious brownies by Dark Matters at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Delicious brownies by Dark Matters at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Gemma Ann Lewis of Dark Matters with some of her delicious brownies at Weston - Eat Vegan. Pictur

Gemma Ann Lewis of Dark Matters with some of her delicious brownies at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Emyr Harris Mr Nice Pie vegan pies at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Emyr Harris Mr Nice Pie vegan pies at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

India in a Jar by Chef Collin Pereira at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

India in a Jar by Chef Collin Pereira at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Ginger Beard's Preserves, Harry Calvert at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Ginger Beard's Preserves, Harry Calvert at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Simon and Sam from Riverford Organics at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Simon and Sam from Riverford Organics at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Ex-Press Cider by Marc Salter at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Ex-Press Cider by Marc Salter at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Stephen Hall the Incredible Brewing Company at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Stephen Hall the Incredible Brewing Company at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Randa Hucker, Hullabaloos Lemonade at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Randa Hucker, Hullabaloos Lemonade at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Kate Holborn Tickety-boo at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Kate Holborn Tickety-boo at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Alan Stone with his cider at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Alan Stone with his cider at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Dan and Kate from the Kitchen at Blackberry Farm at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Dan and Kate from the Kitchen at Blackberry Farm at Weston - Eat Vegan. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

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