Shopping in Grasmere

The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop (Church Cottage, Grasmere, LA22 9SW; +44 1539 435428; www.grasmeregingerbread.co.uk) is located in the former village school where William Wordsworth once taught. Sarah Nelson’s famous gingerbread has been baked daily for more than 150 years and the recipe remains a secret to this day.

For more information, see my Shopping in Lake District page.