Throughout the week of the British Dal Festival eateries around Bristol and beyond will be serving a signature dal or sister pulse dish, creating our Dal Trail for people across the UK to experience bean, pea and lentil dishes from a variety of cultures and cuisines. Find out more about some of the eateries involved below, both in Bristol and beyond, with more joining all the time.
Join Poco for this special edition of their 'Meet the producer' series and find out more about the people behind Hodmedods - an innovative, sustainable producer of pulses and grains in the UK. Guests will be treated to a delicious cocktail and 3-course meal, incorprating Hodmedods produce in every dish.
A dal takeover at the weekly Farmers’ and Producers’ Market in Bristol. We look forward to welcoming The Thail Cafe for another fantastic free dal lunch. Last year we served 200 people in an hour. There will be also be dal related stalls alongside the regular traders selling everything from pulses and vegetables, to spices, chai and other warming winter treats.
Join Juliet Clark from Bosh Bristol for a delicious dal buffet supper club. Three types of dal based on Juliet’s eating travels in India and Sri Lanka served with some flatbreads and coconut sambols. With a bit of salted caramel brownie to finish.
The food lovers' book club returns with a 'pulses' themed evening inspired by the British Dal Festival. Bring a dish and the cookbook it came from to share with the group, enjoy a two-course feast with your new foodie friends.
Who said there's no such thing as a free lunch? The Thali Cafe and 91 Ways will be cooking up a vast vat of dal for your enjoyment at one of the oldest farmers’ markets in the country. There’ll be the opportunity to buy fresh produce and pulses too, from award-winning pulse pioneers Hodmedod.