The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop (Sarah Nelson's), Grasmere

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Taste famous Grasmere Gingerbread, and ponder the ingredients of its secret recipe at The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop (Sarah Nelson's). Catch a whiff of daily fresh-baked gingerbread, as well as the shop's homemade fudges. Soak up a little bit of history in the small shop with a history of famous admirers--among them William Wordsworth, Tom Cruise, and Nicole Kidman. Beware that imitations are many, and authentic Grasmere Gingerbread can only be bought in-store or online from the store's own website. Make The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop (Sarah Nelson's) a part of your Grasmere vacation plans using our Grasmere trip itinerary builder.
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  • My girlfriend asked if I've tried the gingerbread from here and I said no. So she took me here and we brought 6 pieces. OMFG the first one I bite was delicious, wish I brought more now. Will defo but ...  more »
  • Highly recommend a visit to this excellent historic artisan gingerbread shop in Grasmere to purchase the stunningly‚Äč intense gingerbread.  more »
  • I have bought gingerbread fro. The shop on many occasions, my belated mum and dad have a stone in the memorial garden nearby... I have noticed on several visits little brown rubber bands in and around...  more »
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  • Grasmere Gingerbread is an institution. It's like manna from above and should be included as part of the '5 a day'. The shop is quaint and has maintained its authenticity and the products are well priced.
  • Great gingerbread. ..very popular little shop..very much a tourist attraction in a tourist hot spot. ..if you like ginger you will love this.
  • The rain won't put me off, for got the taste of the gingerbread. Best taste ever
  • Really quaint building. Very friendly staff. The BEST gingerbread anywhere.
  • Delicious gingerbread, a must have for the walks, snacks at home or for a gift. The shop is very small so you need to queue outside but once inside, it's lovely and the service is quick.

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