Category Archives: Food Competitions

The Finest in the Deli: Yorkshire’s Choice BBC2

The Finest in the Deli: Yorkshire’s Choice Last chance to come along and have a look during filming…. A new BBC Food Series is being filmed at Town End Farm Shop in Airton near Malham in the Yorkshire Dales. Fledgling … Continue reading

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The Great British Food Awards – Shortlist Announced

The Great British Food Awards 2016 – SHORTLIST ENGLISH WINE – judged by Valentine Warner Aldwick Court – Mary’s Rose 2015 Kerry Vale – Sparkling Rosé Wine Biddenden –Pinot Reserve 2010 Giffords Hall – Bacchus 2014 Hambledon – Classic Cuvee … Continue reading

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BBC FOOD & FARMING AWARDS 2016: THE SHORTLIST

BBC Radio 4’s Food Programme, announced the finalists for the BBC Food & Farming Awards 2016. This year’s short list brings together some of the most diverse, dedicated and passionate people and organisations from around the UK who are changing food for the better. Continue reading

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Win a Butchery Course with CoolPlaces & Yorkshire Chorizo

A Great opportunity for you to win a days Butchery Course for you and a friend with this competition from Yorkshire Chorizo in conjunction with coolplaces.co.uk Visit www.coolplaces.co.uk and enter to be in with a chance of winning this great prize, a days … Continue reading

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Small shop wins big award – The Courtyard Dairy

The Courtyard Dairy, which opened last December on the A65 near Settle, has been awarded “Best New Cheese Retailer” at the prestigious annual British Cheese Awards that took place last Friday in Oxfordshire. The awards have been running since 1994 … Continue reading

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BBC Food and Farming Awards 2012 Winners & the Reception food

These prestigious awards are now in there 12th year and celebrate all that is great and good in the British Food and Farming industry,  I was lucky enough to be invited to the reception and presentation of the awards at the NEC … Continue reading

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Competition Time – Win a copy of Le Charcutier Anglais by Marc Frederic

OK so we don’t do Competitions very often but how about winning a copy of Marc Frederic’s Charcuterie book “Le Charcutier Anglais – Tales & Recipes from a Gamekeeper turned Charcutier” This really is a fantastic book by my great … Continue reading

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The 5th Tempest Arms Chutney Festival 2012

This great little Chutney Festival returns for the 5th time on Saturday the 20th of October with celebrity judges Clarissa Dickson Wright and Elaine Lemm. 10.30am to 12 noon with Stalls, Local Delicacies, Recipe Advice, Tastings and Book Signings. Chutney Entry forms … Continue reading

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Taste of London – Club Gascon Marmite Royale, you gotta love it or hate it!

OK Marmite! What is it? and do you love it or hate it? “Marmite is a nutritious savoury spread that contains B vitamins, enjoyable in a sandwich, on toast, bread or even as a cooking ingredient.” Marmite.com Personally I hate the … Continue reading

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Yorkshire Life Food & Drink Awards

Yorkshire Life Local Food Producer of the Year Me receiving our award at The Hotel du Vin, Harrogate, sorry about the Cheesy Smile! Other winners at the awards included:- Yorkshire Life Newcomer of the Year – The Fat Bagder, Harrogate … Continue reading

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