PICTURES: Great British Food Festival at Leeds' Harewood House has the recipe for success

It's the perfect recipe for a family day out - lovely weather, a beautiful setting and plenty of delicious food and drink.

The Great British Food festival at Harewood sat 26th may 2018. open till Banl Holiday Monday Little Maya Flockton aged 2 of Alwoodley tucks in with parents Scott and Hannah

North Leeds’ Harewood House has been hosting The Great British Food Festival this weekend, welcoming visitors for a day of foodie activities and attractions including cake competitions, a Men Vs Food battle, children’s cookery lessons and real ale and wine bars.

A festival spokesman said: “The Great British Food Festival attracts lots of producers showcasing the best in local, seasonal and speciality food and drink, and it’s a great opportunity to get a real taste of the best of Great British produce – sample, enjoy and buy!”

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The festival continues on Bank Holiday Monday from 10am to 5pm with chef demos including two from Great British Bake Off 2014 finalist Luis Troyano. Tickets are £12.50 for adults or £7.50 for children. A family pass is £35.

The Great British Food festival at Harewood sat 26th may 2018. open till Banl Holiday Monday Little Maya Flockton aged 2 of Alwoodley tucks in with parents Scott and Hannah
The Great British Food festival at Harewood sat 26th may 2018. open till Banl Holiday Monday
The Great British Food festival at Harewood sat 26th may 2018. open till Banl Holiday Monday A good audience for the charity sausage eating contest
The Great British Food festival at Harewood sat 26th may 2018. open till Banl Holiday Monday
The Great British Food festival at Harewood sat 26th may 2018. open till Banl Holiday Monday just chilling
The Great British Food festival at Harewood sat 26th may 2018. open till Banl Holiday Monday A good audience for the charity sausage eating contest at the Men v Food event