2013
August
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    DY members get the chance to brush up on their social media skills at a FREE workshop event.

    Deliciouslyorkshire have just annouced it’s latest social media workshop to take place on Wednesday 16th October at deliciouslyorkshire HQ. Whether you’re a complete beginner or wanting to brush up your skills our in house expert, Rebecca, will be able to help you. “Click here”:https://deliciouslyorkshire.co.uk/events/view/909/social-media-workshop to book.


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    August 30, 2013 at 11:32 am
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    DY and York Food Festival team up for Food and Drink Public Vote Award

    This year, York Food Festival has teamed up with Deliciously Yorkshire and York Press to run it’s public vote award as part of the 2013 Deliciously Yorkshire Awards. During York Food Festival, the public will sample competitors Yorkshire produce and choose their favourite in each category to win an award. Voting will take place early...


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    August 28, 2013 at 1:06 pm
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    Mariners Coffee Gold Star

    Mariners Coffee Merchants of York have been awarded 1 Gold Star in the Great Taste Awards 2013 for their hand-roasted single origin coffee beans from the Kenyan Kagumoini Co-Operative. Judges comments liked the “Good even roast and good looking bean. There’s a rum and raisin, dried fruit quality to this. A chewy flavour. Rich with...


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    August 27, 2013 at 12:17 pm
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    ILKLEY BREWERY STRIKES GOLD AT GREAT TASTE 2013

    For the second year in a row, Ilkley Brewery has scooped two gold stars at the Guild of Fine Food’s Great Taste awards: this year for its best-selling bitter, Joshua Jane. The beer, a rich 3.7% traditional Yorkshire bitter, wowed judges at this year’s Great Taste – the world’s largest and most rigorous food awards...


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    August 27, 2013 at 9:57 am
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    Yorkshire micro brewery wins ultimate national taste award

    The team at a Yorkshire coast microbrewery is celebrating after winning a coveted Three Gold Stars at the prestigious Great Taste 2013 awards. Bridlington based Wold Top Brewery’s blonde beer Wold Gold was one of only three beers nationwide to win the ultimate three star accolade in the world’s largest and most rigorous food awards...


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    August 20, 2013 at 10:47 am
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    BREWERY MARKS ALL-AMERICAN APPOINTMENT WITH STATESIDE STYLE BREW

    Ilkley Brewery has appointed new brewer Christa Sandquist who is set to bring her American roots to the fold with a debut brew called Rye n’ Dry. With an MSc in Brewing and Distilling from Heriot-Watt University, plus two years cutting her brewing teeth at Harviestoun Brewery, Christa becomes Ilkley Brewery’s first professional brewing appointment....


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    August 15, 2013 at 5:00 pm
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    HUDDERSFIELD FARM SHOP BOWLED OVER BY CHARITY SPORTING EVENT

    Staff at Hinchliffe’s Farm Shop have really got to the meat of the issue to celebrate a 20Twenty cricket family fun day this week ““ swapping cricket stumps for sausages and pitching pork pies instead of cricket balls! Simon Hirst from the Netherton farm shop threw a fast ‘yorker’ (or should that be porker?) this...


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    August 15, 2013 at 12:53 pm
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    Local Company Scoops Taste Awards Success!

    Multi-award winning Raisthorpe Fine Foods Ltd is going from strength to strength with their Liqueurs and associated products. Beating competitors, they’ve just been awarded a prestigious gold star for both their Sloe Gin and Sloe Port Jelly from the highly coveted national Great Taste Awards. The company was born in 2008 when Julia started making...


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    August 15, 2013 at 12:48 pm
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    HEPWORTH RESTAURANT’S SAUCY GROWN UP FOOD HAS GREAT TASTE!

    A ‘Grown up Tomato Kethcup’ made by top chef Tim Bilton has made a splash at the Great Taste Awards ““ winning one gold star. The ketchup, made by Tim at his recently opened Spiced Pear Hepworth, was selected out of more than 10,000 products to pick up the coveted gold star. Commenting on the...


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    August 15, 2013 at 9:54 am
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    HEPWORTH RESTAURANT’S SAUCY GROWN UP FOOD HAS GREAT TASTE!

    A ‘Grown up Tomato Kethcup’ made by top chef Tim Bilton has made a splash at the Great Taste Awards ““ winning one gold star. The ketchup, made by Tim at his recently opened Spiced Pear Hepworth, was selected out of more than 10,000 products to pick up the coveted gold star. Commenting on the...


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    August 15, 2013 at 9:54 am
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    HEPWORTH RESTAURANT’S SAUCY GROWN UP FOOD HAS GREAT TASTE!

    A ‘Grown up Tomato Kethcup’ made by top chef Tim Bilton has made a splash at the Great Taste Awards ““ winning one gold star. The ketchup, made by Tim at his recently opened Spiced Pear Hepworth, was selected out of more than 10,000 products to pick up the coveted gold star. Commenting on the...


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    August 15, 2013 at 9:54 am
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    HEPWORTH RESTAURANT’S SAUCY GROWN UP FOOD HAS GREAT TASTE!

    A ‘Grown up Tomato Kethcup’ made by top chef Tim Bilton has made a splash at the Great Taste Awards ““ winning one gold star. The ketchup, made by Tim at his recently opened Spiced Pear Hepworth, was selected out of more than 10,000 products to pick up the coveted gold star. Commenting on the...


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    August 15, 2013 at 9:54 am
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    HINCHLIFFE’S FARM SHOP HAS GREAT ‘RETRO’ TASTE!

    Hinchliffe’s Farm Shop has won a Great Taste gold star for its back bacon this week ““ which the judges described as “reminiscent of the 1950s”! Hinchliffe’s, which has already won numerous awards for its meaty products, scooped one gold star for its Yorkshire Fed Rindless Back Bacon at this year’s awards, with the judges...


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    August 12, 2013 at 4:27 pm
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    Black Garlic® helps artisan ice cream company scoop hat-trick of prestigious Great Taste Awards

    Yummy Yorkshire Ice Cream Company, from Huddersfield, has received three prestigious Great Taste Awards for its ice cream. The artisan ice cream producer has been awarded a two star Gold rating for its Basil flavoured Ice Cream while its Coconut & Mango and Black Garlic® flavours received a one star Gold rating each. It is...


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    August 12, 2013 at 3:53 pm
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    The 2013 Great Taste results are now out and Ampleforth Abbey Beer is a winner

    The monks of Ampleforth Abbey is celebrating the news that their beer has wowed judges in Great Taste 2013 by being awarded two gold stars in the world’s largest and most rigorous food awards scheme involving over 400 judges and thousands of hours of blind tasting. Great Taste is simply about taste, not clever branding...


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    August 12, 2013 at 2:50 pm
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    EAST YORKSHIRE SMOKEHOUSE’S ‘BEAUTIFUL’ SMOKED SALMON GETS GOLD FROM GREAT TASTE JUDGES

    Smoked Salmon from Staal Smokehouse in Long Riston has scooped a gold star from the Great Taste Awards judges, who described the fish as “buttery”, “velvety” and “beautifully translucent”. Judges at the 2013 awards, organised by the Guild of Fine Food, whittled Staal’s smoked salmon down from more than 10,000 products to award it a...


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    August 12, 2013 at 12:33 pm
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    EAST YORKSHIRE SMOKEHOUSE’S ‘BEAUTIFUL’ SMOKED SALMON GETS GOLD FROM GREAT TASTE JUDGES

    Smoked Salmon from Staal Smokehouse in Long Riston has scooped a gold star from the Great Taste Awards judges, who described the fish as “buttery”, “velvety” and “beautifully translucent”. Judges at the 2013 awards, organised by the Guild of Fine Food, whittled Staal’s smoked salmon down from more than 10,000 products to award it a...


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    August 12, 2013 at 12:33 pm
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    EAST YORKSHIRE SMOKEHOUSE’S ‘BEAUTIFUL’ SMOKED SALMON GETS GOLD FROM GREAT TASTE JUDGES

    Smoked Salmon from Staal Smokehouse in Long Riston has scooped a gold star from the Great Taste Awards judges, who described the fish as “buttery”, “velvety” and “beautifully translucent”. Judges at the 2013 awards, organised by the Guild of Fine Food, whittled Staal’s smoked salmon down from more than 10,000 products to award it a...


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    August 12, 2013 at 12:33 pm
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    SHEPHERDS PURSE SCOOPS 6 GOLDS AT GREAT TASTE AWARDS

    Artisan cheese makers, Shepherds Purse of Thirsk, North Yorkshire, has swept the board at this year’s Great Taste Awards with 6 Golds for its traditionally handcrafted cheeses, with the dairy’s Bluemin White cheese scooping the coveted 3 STAR rating. The Great Taste Awards, organised by The Guild of Fine Food, is the UK’s most renowned...


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    August 9, 2013 at 9:52 am
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    JUST DESSERTS TART WINS GUILD GOLD AT GREAT TASTE AWARDS

    Family run, Shipley based bakers and patissiers, Just Desserts, has won a prestigious Great Taste Award for its Pear and Almond Franzipan. The tart, part of a new downsized dessert range aimed at the foodservice and hospitality market, has picked up a 1 STAR Gold rating. The Great Taste Awards, organised by The Guild of...


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    August 8, 2013 at 4:10 pm