Your chance to visit the first and only snail farm in the Tamar Valley, which happens to be at a premium boutique vineyard.

Join owners Nicole and Frank for a day on the sunny north-facing slopes and learn everything there is to know about escargots. 

Have a nibble on the side with a glass of wine in the vineyards and a look behind the scenes in the winery too.


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Farmgate Festival 2021

Farmgate Festival returns in 2021, connecting people with locally produced food. The festival will take place this year on 27th and 28th November, when a collection of small farm and rural businesses in the West Tamar will open their gates to the public for the weekend. Visitors can visit the…

What’s on the menu

We can't show you a picture of what will be on your plate at the Farmgate Festival dinners. The chefs are, at this moment, sourcing and selecting ingredients and beginning to cook. You will need to check back regularly for updates.

What to expect on the festival weekend

At each of our venues, you'll find the owner ready to conduct a short tour. They'll tell you their story, and a bit about what it's like to run a small, agricultural or food based business in the Tamar Valley. At the first venue you visit, you'll need to check…