After a year on pause, Style of Wight Magazine is delighted to announce the relaunch of its Children's Writing Competition, which gives young Island authors the chance to have their stories published.
All stories must be under 500 words; otherwise, entrants have total creative freedom. Your story could be about unicorns or...
To meet the growing demand for weddings and events held on the Island, a new events barn will be opening at award-winning wedding venue, East Afton Farmhouse, this summer.
Designed to a high specification and available for exclusive hire, the new barn will increase the capacity of the East Afton...
Red Funnel celebrates best of Island businesses with the ‘Red Funnel Isle of Wight Awards’ 2020
Red Funnel is shining a spotlight on Isle of Wight businesses with the announcement of its much-anticipated Red Funnel Isle of Wight Awards winners. Celebrating all that is special and unique about the Isle...
Caffè Isola’s Viviana Burgess shares the secret to her classic Sicilian Christmas Polenta Cake
225 g butter
225 g sugar
125 g polenta
125 g ground almonds
1 tsp baking powder
1 tsp mixed spices
50 g mixed peel
150 g mixed dried fruit (this can be mixed according to taste from a selection of sultanas,...
Isle of Wight Meat Co. share their classic choice for a festive feast.
2 kg cured boneless gammon ham (£12.50 per kilo from Isle of Wight Meat Co.)
1 onion, quartered
2 carrots, chopped
1 celery stick, chopped
1 tbsp black peppercorns
1 tsp coriander seeds
1 tsp fennel seeds
Handful of cloves (to stud the fat)
The expert butchers at Farmer Jacks share their show-stopping Christmas recipe.
500 g beef tenderloin fillet (from £27.00 per kilo at Farmer Jacks)
Salt and pepper
Extra virgin olive oil
500 g mushrooms
4 thing slices Parma Ham
2 tbsp English mustard
250 g puff pastry
2 egg yolks, beaten
Season the fillet generously with salt and pepper.Heat...
Despite the newly-implemented government restrictions and second lockdown, the Robin Hill team remain dedicated to providing a truly magical Christmas experience for Islanders this year. The second instalment of POLAR, the park’s winter woodland spectacular, is due to start on the 12th December; with seven exclusive evenings of festive...
As the Island enters its second period of lockdown, we wanted to share a personal message from our Founder and Editor.
“In over 11 years as the Island’s leading lifestyle publication, Style of Wight has always passionately championed local and independent businesses; in fact, we only accept advertising from those with...