5 Star Food Hygiene All the Way!

5 Star Food Hygiene All the Way!

As anyone who owns or works in a food business knows, it really is such hard work! Long hours, weekends, paperwork, stock management, planning labour, relentless cleaning and that’s before you have even thought about serving any customers. So, when the food hygiene...
Top Three for Tea – Surrey Life Awards

Top Three for Tea – Surrey Life Awards

We narrowly missed out on being named Tea Shop of the Year at an esteemed Surrey awards ceremony – but making the top three was amazing. Only in our second year, our much-loved tearoom faced stiff competition from around the county just to be nominated for the...
Ultimate Victoria sponge – A Date with Cake

Ultimate Victoria sponge – A Date with Cake

One of the most Popular Cakes At Dotty’s is a Victoria Sponge cake! Here we have a Q&A with Dotty Royalty, my amazingly fantastic Mum Jenny. Thanks Mum. What are the origins of a Victoria Sponge? Well it is so called because Queen Victoria had a slice with...