YMCA Café at the Village is thrilled to announce a series of exciting food tasting events that will tantalise your taste buds and provide a delightful culinary experience.

Whether you’re a regular in the Café or planning your first visit, these informal tastings are perfect for all foodies. With a variety of dates available for each event, YMCA invite you to visit their website to explore the all the options.

Whether you’re a seasoned cheese connoisseur or simply have an appreciation for extraordinary flavours, YMCA’s Great British Cheese Tasting workshops will leave you with a newfound admiration for the remarkable cheese produced in our country. During the evenings there will be an impressive selection of farmhouse and artisan cheeses from across the British Isles, from the crumbly cheddars of Somerset to the creamy blues of Stilton, produced locally in Colston Basset. A must for cheese lovers.

Make the most of the sunny season at YMCA Café’s summer barbeques. These casual and enjoyable evenings are designed to bring people together in a vibrant atmosphere. Taking your taste buds on a journey beyond the traditional barbeque fare, offering mouth-watering dishes such as succulent porchetta, marinated spatchcock chicken, and a selection of delicious sides. Gather your family and friends for an unforgettable evening filled with good food and great company.

Drawing inspiration from the vibrant flavours of Spain the Summer Tapas Nights in the YMCA Café at the Village will take you on a culinary adventure from the moment you arrive. You’ll be treated to a delightful assortment of appetisers, including breads with roasted red pepper dip. Indulge in mains, such as seafood and chicken paella or savour delicious desserts like churros with chocolate sauce or orange and polenta cake. Delicious Spanish-inspired dishes that are sure to please every palate.

Joe Piliero, Director of Hospitality at YMCA, said, “We are thrilled to bring these exciting food tasting events to YMCA Café at the Village. As a passionate food lover, I am excited to showcase the remarkable flavours and culinary experiences that await our guests. Whether you’re a cheese connoisseur, a barbecue enthusiast, or someone who enjoys Spanish-inspired cuisine, these events offer something special for everyone. Join us at YMCA Café and embark on a culinary journey that celebrates great food and community connections.”

To secure your spot at these unforgettable food events – explore the available dates and make your reservation here. Alternatively, call 01636 233 125 or speak to the team at reception or in the Café who will be happy to assist you.

Spaces are limited, so be sure to book early.

What’s for Dinner…? Summer Tapas

What’s for Dinner…? BBQ

Great British Cheese Tasting