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Edible Ornamentals

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Brilliant place

I went here today with a friend and we both thoroughly enjoyed it all. Sean who led our tour has... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Good Value

We visited the Chilli Farm having received a voucher as a gift. Shawn who owns the farm gave us a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Abbey C
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We began selling chilli pepper plants in 2001. The plants, and later pickles and sauces, gained very favorable attention and in 2007 we purchased Cherwood Nursery in Chawston which we renovated. Known for its 'Pick Your Own' chilli tunnel which is...more
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Roxton Road | Cherwood Nursery Blue Bells, Chawston, Bedford MK44 3BL, England
+44 1480 405663
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here today with a friend and we both thoroughly enjoyed it all. Sean who led our tour has great knowledge, was really engaging and welcomed questions throughout. There are loads of varieties of chilli grown which can be purchased along with a great...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Chilli Farm having received a voucher as a gift. Shawn who owns the farm gave us a talk, showed us around his polytunnels, and allowed us to taste lots of chillies and chilli products. He’s knowledgeable, interesting and relaxed. There wasn’t a...More

2  Thank Abbey C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great couple of hours at the chilli farm. Shawn is very knowledgeable and interesting stories and experience. Would recommend the tour no problem. Beware some of the really hot chillies. A great selection of sauces, jams, chutneys. Thoroughly enjoyed the experience

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend wanted to buy some plants. Joanne the owner came to the greenhouse and went through all the different options to ensure he got the right ones for his needs. In the shop there is a wide range of chilli products and Shaun, Joannes...More

1  Thank Carolyns-garden
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I organised a charity cycle ride and, after contacting EO in advance, we stopped there for a quick snack and coffee break. When we arrived everything was ready and waiting for us. Joanna and her crew greatly exceeded our expectations. We all ate the Italian...More

1  Thank Dennis G
Reviewed September 9, 2018

My wife and I had a great Afternoon Tea and Chilli tasting event at Edible Ornamentals Yesterday Shawn clearly has a Love and Passion for Chillies which comes across in his very knowledgeable talk. Lots of sauces, pastes, marinades to taste and buy. Great to...More

1  Thank Daveyl123
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Booked through virgin experience days for aftertnoon tea and chilli tasting experience. The information about the chillis were interesting and people working know their stuff! The tasting experience was also fun and a learning experience. However, there seemed to be a lack of attention to...More

Thank Sam S
Reviewed August 21, 2018

We were given a chilli farm 'tour' as a gift and drove from East Kent to Bedfordshire on the day and back, so were depending on it to be worth the trouble! We weren't disappointed. Sean, the owner, and chilli expert, gave a really captivating...More

2  Thank Hermia G
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Had a great morning on the chilli tasting experience. Shawn was very knowledgeable and entertaining. They grow many different varieties and we got to walk amongst the plants growing in the poly tunnels. We got to taste some different chilli products and then a selection...More

1  Thank Trudi L
Reviewed August 17, 2018

A birthday present for my husband from lovely friends. Not sure what to expect. Shawn was our guide and what he does not know about a chilli is not worth knowing. Starts with a very interesting talk and then moved on to see all the...More

1  Thank Happyholidayguest
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Response from mickmickys | Reviewed this property |
They have a website or just give them a ring.