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#6 Fresh food at Leeds Market

Taking on Leeds biggest market was no easy task – but we headed there last week to see what was on offer and what makes this place so special to the people of Leeds and the rest of Yorkshire. Taking a Leeds insiders view on the best in local, we decided a visit to the market would be a great start to showcase the best in Leeds food and regionally sourced produce. Arriving at Leeds Train Station we took the short walk across to Leeds Kirkgate Market to sample what might be on offer. The first experience with a market like this one is the immediate arousal of the senses; noises, sights and smells are in delightful abundance. We made our way through the rows of flowers, independent traders and busy stall holders to the butchers and fishmongers. The neat and precise arrangement of mackerel to monkfish and king prawns to mussels made a for an impressive sight and head turner for anyone coming into the market. We spoke with the incredibly dedicated and friendly S.Myers who explain

#5 All things sweet at Kaspa's Desserts, Leeds

Indulging in chocolate sundaes, ice cream desserts, waffles and more; we jumped at the chance to satisfy our sweet tooth cravings by visiting Leeds best and newest ice cream parlour last week. Bringing with it the new hype and glamour in all things sweet, Kaspa’s Desserts will simply not disappoint. Nestled inside the The Core shopping centre there is something of a sweet tooth takeover; an explosion of sweet treats that will leave you every bit pleased that a visit to Kaspa’s Desserts was in fact a moment of genius. The reason is simple, the food is just as good to look at as it is to eat. Just as pleasing on the eye, the only problem you will face here is a distinct satisfying case of over indulgence and whisperings of cross table food envy. The quality of food is excellent, prices are very reasonable and the service was fantastic. The menu is busy, but that does not compromise on flavour. There is a whole range on offer here and the variety appears to be an endless mix

#4 Best markets in Yorkshire - check out the definitive guide for this summers best eats!

Eating in Yorkshire? Checkout the best food markets throughout the region this summer. Hot on the heels of Malton Food Lovers Festival last month, food markets in Yorkshire are teeming with talent, fresh produce and artisan delights. Each one packing some serious flavours, locally sourced food has never tasted so good. Here is the definitive guide to eating in Yorkshire this summer. On the last weekend of the month, the cloisters at Kirkstall Abbey host some of the finest produce around. Saturday serves up outstanding food and drink whilst Sunday will sell the same alongside local crafts. Checkout The Yummy Yank (instagram @theyummyyank) specialising in American desserts whilst award winning Market Wraps Allotment (twitter @marketwraps) serve up food filled Yorkshire pudding wraps. Every 2 nd Saturday of the month, head to Malton in North Yorksire for its monthly Food Market. Cooking demos to live music, foodies can explore a market of fresh local produce. In the word