Fat Pig Farm is home to Gourmet Farmer Matthew Evans and Sadie Chrestman. Together, they run their 70-acre family farm in the beautiful Huon Valley, south of Hobart, where they live and nurture food from the soil to turn into great meals for the farmhouse table. Along with their namesake Wessex Saddleback pigs, the farm is home to chooks, a beef herd, a pair of full cream cows, goats, a market garden and heritage apple orchard.
They host Farm Feasts, taking what’s great from the garden and turning it into long, lazy meals shared around their extended table. Their cookery school, garden and meat-based workshop are hands-on experiences, over one or two days, where you’ll get to visit the pigs, raid the garden and then share the bounty.
Matthew Evans is a chef by trade, an advocate for sustainable food farming and a strong believer in knowing and trusting what you eat. Fat Pig Farm is an extension of this philosophy and you’re invited to share in the spoils!