2014
May
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    ‘Beef it up’ call to butchers from new Yorkshire president

    The new president of the Confederation of Yorkshire Butchers Councils (CYBC) is calling on butchers across the county to “beef up” their support for its annual highlight, the Great Yorkshire Pork Pie, Sausage & Products Competition weekend. Keighley butcher Roy Dykes has issued a clarion call to fellow White Rose meat men and women to...


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    May 30, 2014 at 9:31 am
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    ‘Beef it up’ call to butchers from new Yorkshire president

    The new president of the Confederation of Yorkshire Butchers Councils (CYBC) is calling on butchers across the county to “beef up” their support for its annual highlight, the Great Yorkshire Pork Pie, Sausage & Products Competition weekend. Keighley butcher Roy Dykes has issued a clarion call to fellow White Rose meat men and women to...


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    May 30, 2014 at 9:31 am
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    Carr House Farm Bed and breakfast has been AWARDED 2014 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE

    Carr House Farm B&B near Ampleforth today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honours hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Establishments awarded the Certificate of Excellence are located all over the...


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    May 22, 2014 at 3:20 pm
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    Jazz, Blues, Beer and a Tour de France Fringe Festival

    Wold Top Brewery will once again be providing refreshment for the hundreds of people visiting this year’s Burton Agnes Jazz and Blues Festival from 27th June to 29th June. Billed by a critic for The Independent as “Possibly the most enjoyable jazz concert I’ve ever attended”, the annual festival is held in the beautiful, award-winning...


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    May 22, 2014 at 3:17 pm
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    Sugar Daddy! Lottie Shaw’s Artisan Father’s Day Hamper

    If you’re stuck for what to buy your Dad this Father’s Day, Lottie Shaw’s ““ bakers of the Seriously Good Yorkshire Parkin ““ have come up with the daddy of all gifts. The seriously indulgent Father’s Day Hamper (£20) comes with everything a sweet-toothed dad could want: • A large sharing bar of Lottie’s all-butter...


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    May 22, 2014 at 1:33 pm
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    Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil have got Fathers’ Day sorted!

    Award winning Yorkshire Wolds artisan oils and dressings manufacturer Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil has created the perfect father’s day gift set for foodie dads. Comprising three, 250ml bottles of the Thixendale producer’s best-selling Chilli, Garlic and Lemon Oils, the attractive gift set retails for £12. The hot chilli oil is made from Guild of Fine Food...


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    May 22, 2014 at 10:12 am
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    La Fete Du Tour at Drewton’s

    On Wednesday 4th June, guests are invited to Drewton’s for La Fete du Tour Dinner, which promises to be an evening of great food and entertainment in celebration of the Grand Depart. coming to Yorkshire. Guests will be served a Yorkshire Tour themed menu and will also get the chance to hear Gary Verity CEO...


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    May 22, 2014 at 9:24 am
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    Malton, Yorkshire’s Food Capital Set to Attract Top Food Producers for Artisan Food Hub

    Malton, Yorkshire’s Food Capital, is looking to attract new and existing businesses to the region by creating an artisan food community in the town for local producers. Acting as an incubator for up-and-coming food entrepreneurs, Malton’s Talbot Yard will provide emerging businesses with newly refurbished premises and a picturesque communal space. The cluster of six...


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    May 20, 2014 at 10:33 am
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    Chill out with Wold Top Brewery for BBQ week

    The UK’s Annual Celebration of Better Barbecuing, National BBQ Week, runs from 26th May to 1st June and heralds the start of a summer long celebration of alfresco eating, entertaining and barbecues. For Yorkshire Coast micro-brewery Wold Top Brewery, bank holidays and BBQ’s are synonymous with a significant increase in sales of its award-winning real...


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    May 20, 2014 at 9:12 am
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    Oil aboard! North Yorkshire rapeseed oil producer teams up with East Yorkshire smokehouse to create a smokin’ oil

    Two young artisan producers have combined their expertise to produce North Yorkshire’s first smoked rapeseed oil. The award-winning Thixendale farm diversification business, Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil has joined forces with East Yorkshire smokery, Staal Smokel to create an Oak Smoked Rapeseed Oil that is hand crafted and smoked over oak and apple wood for a fuller...


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    May 20, 2014 at 9:00 am
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    A Celebration of Sheffield-ness!

    To those of us in-the-know, it comes as no surprise beneath Sheffield’s industrial façade, beats the heart of a passionate and thriving independent food scene. From producers and suppliers through to bars, delis and restaurants, the Steel City truly offers The Full Monty when it comes to filling your belly. Pat Castleton from Henderson’s Relish...


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    May 15, 2014 at 3:44 pm
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    YORKSHIRE HEALTHY EATING COMPANY PARTNERS WITH PERSONAL TRAINERS

    Yorkshire healthy eating company, Filmore & Union has teamed up with nutritionally-led personal trainers Fluid Training in Harrogate to form an exclusive partnership, advising people on the most effective food to eat before and after exercise to get the most from their workout. The new link-up reinforces Filmore & Union’s niche healthy eating ethos in...


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    May 15, 2014 at 3:37 pm
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    Your Last Chance To Book For Opera Night Dinner at The Old Deanery, Ripon

    There are only a few tables left for the première of High Row Music Events’ opera night at The Old Deanery in Ripon on Friday 16th May. It promises to be a very entertaining and surprising night in the restaurant…….Saturday night is a sell out except for a couple of tables of two which have...


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    May 13, 2014 at 4:54 pm
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    Impressive line-up for the sixth Moonbeams Wold Top Festival

    Tickets for the sixth Moonbeams Wold Top Festival are now on sale. Boasting the most impressive line-up in its six year history, Moonbeams Wold Top Festival takes place at Wold Top Brewery near Bridlington on 11th and 12th July and promises a weekend of great music, entertainment and delicious Yorkshire food and drink. Voted ‘Best...


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    May 13, 2014 at 4:52 pm
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    HIP KIPPER HURRAY! YORKSHIRE SMOKEHOUSE KEEPS PEOPLE POSTED ON NEW KIPPERS

    No, it’s not a red herring ““ Staal Smokehouse really is sending kippers in the mail! The award-winning East Yorkshire smokery has revived the historic practice of posting a fishy supper so its customers can taste some of Britain’s best. Its new Oak and Apple Wood Smoked Kippers are carefully cured in Justin Staal’s bespoke...


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    May 6, 2014 at 11:16 am
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    World Beer Award Winning Brewery To Feature in Booths Food Stores

    East Riding based Great Newsome Brewery is delighted to announce that it has begun to supply Lancashire based Booths with its award winning bottle beers. Family run Booths, are to stock 2 beers from Great Newsome Brewery in 25 of its stores from the end of April including World Beer Award winning ‘Frothingham Best’. Booths...


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    May 2, 2014 at 3:45 pm
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    Meet our members – Lottie Shaw’s

    *It’s in the genes!* Lottie’s family have been baking in West Yorkshire for over 100 years. Her father, a master baker has been baking for over 50 years and his skills and knowledge have always been a real inspiration to her. So in 2008 Lottie, who had been working for international beverage brand Diageo, came...


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    May 1, 2014 at 12:00 am