2013
January
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    ‘Getting Pickled’

    *Treboom Brewery’s Kettle Drum Best Bitter, has, until recently, only been available over the bar. But thanks to Sally Hargrave of The Harrogate Preserves Co. it can now be found lending its fruity flavours to her delicious Ale, Fig and Apricot Chutney.* Until now, Sally bought bottled beer from the supermarket to add to her...


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    January 31, 2013 at 2:55 pm
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    2 for 1 offer at The White Swan Inn, North Yorkshire

    The White Swan Inn, Pickering, has revealed that it is offering guests a magnificent last minute 2 for 1 offer staying in either one of their country-chic Vintage Nest rooms or one of their lavish Courtyard rooms between the 28th of January and the 13th of February. The White Swan lnn is renowned for its’...


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    January 29, 2013 at 12:18 pm
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    Ilkley Brewery Launches New Beer

    Yorkshire’s multi-award winning Ilkley Brewery launches The Mayan: the latest beer in its Origins range. Taking inspiration from an ancient Mayan recipe, this 5.3% chocolate Chipotle stout is velvety smooth and bittersweet with subtle smoky tones. Created in collaboration with food and drink video blogger, Jo Pickard, also known as Lady Gadabout, The Mayan is...


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    January 29, 2013 at 9:50 am
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    The Wharfe Valley empire is growing!

    After a successful year of continued growth, the team at Wharfe Valley are pleased to announce the appointment of two new members of staff. Sara Poland from an extensive high street retail back-ground has been enlisted to manage the companies marketing and communi-cations. Natasha Fishwick with a background as Finance Director from private in-dustry has...


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    January 28, 2013 at 11:14 am
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    Export growth for Yorkshire Coast Brewery

    East Yorkshire micro brewery Wold Top Brewery has reported an unprecedented growth in export sales last year. In 2012, export sales accounted for almost 15% of the Wold Newton brewery’s sales with its award winning ales being shipped to Italy, Ireland, Sweden, Canada and Norway. As she prepared to travel to Milan for a supplier...


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    January 17, 2013 at 5:51 pm
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    YORKSHIRE FOOD COMPANY SPREADS THE WORD ON ITS SCRUMMEE JAMS AT FARM RETAIL SHOW

    Tingley and Dewsbury based food and cookery company, Curry Cuisine, is set to launch its new gourmet Scrummee jam range at the only farm retail trade show in the region, Farm & More. The 3-day trade show and conference, held 10-13 February at the Yorkshire Showground in Harrogate, is organised by FARMA, a co-operative of...


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    January 17, 2013 at 12:51 pm
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    GOOD GOAT! HINCHLIFFE’S CELEBRATES TWO TWIN BIRTHDAYS ON THE SAME DAY

    Hinchliffe’s Farm Shop put two and two together recently as two sets of twins blew out their birthday candles at the farm. Staff at the Netherton farm did a double take on Tuesday (January 8) when nanny goat Sparkle gave birth to twin kids ““ the same day that Hinchliffe’s restaurant manager Joanna Graham celebrates...


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    January 17, 2013 at 9:14 am
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    Gordon Rhodes’ Online Shop Goes Live

    Gordon Rhodes Ltd is delighted to announce the launch of Gordon’s brand new online shop. Featuring the fantastic range of Jolly Fine Stuffing’s, Gourmet Sauce Mixes and Gourmet Coaters, available as singles or as multipacks, the launch now provides customers with the opportunity to have the GR range delivered directly to their front door. Alongside...


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    January 17, 2013 at 9:01 am
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    ILKLEY BREWERY ADDS A FEMALE TOUCH WITH NEW APPOINTMENTS

    Yorkshire’s award-winning brew house, Ilkley Brewery, has upped its numbers to 12 with the appointment of three new female members of staff. Harriet Marks becomes the brewery’s first ever brewster (female brewer); Alexa Jennings takes the role of office manager; and Claire Dunne joins the business as credit controller. All three appointments reflect the brewery’s...


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    January 17, 2013 at 8:45 am
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    BIG Yorkshire Brunch at Lockwoods

    Lockwoods is helping to celebrate Farmhouse Breakfast Week on Sunday 20th January with a BIG Yorkshire Brunch. Farmhouse Breakfast Week is an annual celebration championing the importance of breakfast which aims to get the nation to ‘Shake Up Their Wake Up!’ According to the organisers 47% of people regularly skip breakfast so Farmhouse Breakfast Weeks’...


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    January 7, 2013 at 3:34 pm
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    CAN’T-COOK DRAGON BREATHES FIRE INTO YORKSHIRE CAKE BUSINESS

    ProperMaid gets a slice of venture capital from Deborah Meaden in a festive Dragons’ Den Christmas Special BBC Dragon Deborah Meaden, who famously admitted to not having cooked a meal for herself in 28 years, put the icing on the cake for Yorkshire-based cake maker ProperMaid ““ investing £50,000 in the award winning business in...


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    January 2, 2013 at 11:43 am
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    From bistros to beer ““ five new account wins for Huddersfield ice cream company

    A bistro supporting a chef’s academy and a social enterprise farm shop & café are among the five new outlets that award-winning Huddersfield ice cream producer Yummy Yorkshire, has added to its growing customer base. Forster’s Bistro & Deli, which forms part of Forsters Community College in Bradford, is one of the outlets that has...


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    January 2, 2013 at 11:31 am