We love sustainably produced, local and seasonal food because it's better for the special places we look after, better for the environment and tastes better too

Our food ambassador Claire Thomson with our Development Chef Clive Goudercourt
Chocolate hazelnut torte cake

Recipes round-up 

We love food and we've got some great recipes to prove it. Take a look through all of our recipes for some culinary inspiration.

On your marks, get set, bake...

Attingham Park, Shropshire

What's on? 

Whether you're looking to try your hand at recipes from eras past, treat yourself to a decadent evening of cheese and wine-tasting, or simply sample the freshest seasonal produce, you're sure to find an event to satisfy the taste buds.

Find somewhere to eat

near Colwyn Bay, Conwy

A world-famous garden home to National Collections and Champion Trees

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Ripon, North Yorkshire

Ancient abbey ruins and an awe-inspiring water garden at this World Heritage Site

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Richmond, Surrey

A unique 17th-century treasure trove

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What's in season: autumn

The National Trust Book of Crumbles cover

Your new favourite crumble 

From tea-time classics to microwave mug crumbles, the National Trust Book of Crumbles is packed with recipes perfect for curling up with on colder days. Why not try some of the 50 (yes 50!) sweet and savoury crumble recipes this autumn?

Gardener harvesting a Turkish Turban squash in the Kitchen Garden at Ham House

Grow your own 

Thinking about growing your own food? We have some great ways you can use your produce and tips to get the best from your ingredients.

Produce for sale in May at Stourhead Farm Shop, Wiltshire

Farm shops 

If the green-fingered thing isn't for you, why not head to a farm shop to pick up some fresh, tasty local produce from one of our tenant farmers?