2014
August
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    Award-winning Rosebud Preserves celebrates 25 years by collaborating with Ampleforth Abbey

    To celebrate its 25th Anniversary Rosebud Preserves is launching a new range of delicious products in collaboration with Ampleforth Abbey. The range features a Beer Fruit Chutney, Seville Orange & Cider Marmalade and Brandy & Pear Jam, all of which are enhanced with the addition of Ampleforth Abbey’s award-winning Beer, Premium Cider and Cider Brandy....


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    August 28, 2014 at 2:13 pm
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    World Beer Award Winner launches into Morrisons

    East Riding based Great Newsome Brewery is delighted to announce that Yorkshire supermarket chain Morrisons is to begin stocking its award winning bottled beers. World Beer Award winning ‘Frothingham Best’ will be available in 75 Morrisons stores throughout Yorkshire from early September. The East Yorkshire based family brewery clinched the order working closely with drinks...


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    August 28, 2014 at 2:11 pm
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    Tickets on sale for charity fundraising Harvest Festival Concert at Beverley Minster

    Drewton’s Farm Shop has announced plans to stage its second annual Harvest Festival Concert at Beverley Minster to raise funds for a number of local good causes. This year’s event will take place on Friday 10 October and feature a wide variety of musical entertainment, including performances by renowned Howden-based Tenor Steven Goulden, Longcroft School’s...


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    August 27, 2014 at 3:43 pm
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    Three Fruit Snacks Are Added To The Nothing But Freeze Dried Range

    Three fruit snacks have been added to the Nothing But freeze dried snack range ““ with a single packet providing a convenient and easy way for people to eat one of their “5 A Day” fruit or vegetable portions. The new snacks launched by The Premium Snack Company are strawberry & banana, pineapple & grape,...


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    August 27, 2014 at 10:47 am
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    East Yorkshire brewery wins national taste award

    The team at a Yorkshire coast brewery is celebrating after winning a coveted Two Gold Stars at the prestigious Great Taste 2014 awards. Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery’s India Pale Ale, Scarborough Fair IPA, won a two star accolade in the world’s largest and most rigorous food awards scheme that involved over 400 judges...


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    August 26, 2014 at 2:31 pm
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    Hornsea Farm Shop wins national taste awards

    The team at an East Yorkshire coast farm shop is celebrating after winning two coveted One Gold Stars at the prestigious Great Taste 2014 awards. Hornsea Freeport Outlet Village based William’s Farm Kitchen won the accolades for its Beef Burgers and Cumberland Sausage in the world’s largest and most rigorous food awards scheme that involved...


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    August 26, 2014 at 2:28 pm
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    Vote for your Local Food Hero

    The nominations are in and the polls are now open to everyone who wants to vote for their local food hero. Over 40 names were put forward by food and drink businesses entering the 2014 Yorkshire Post and Deliciouslyorkshire Taste Awards in association with ASDA. Over the next few weeks members of the public will...


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    August 26, 2014 at 12:22 pm
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    North Yorkshire family rapeseed oil producer wins national taste award

    The team at a North Yorkshire family rapeseed oil producer is celebrating after winning a coveted Two Gold Stars at the prestigious Great Taste 2014 awards. Thixendale based Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil’s Oak Smoked Rapeseed Oil won a coveted two star accolade in the world’s largest and most rigorous food awards scheme that involved over 400...


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    August 22, 2014 at 2:48 pm
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    Leeds Corn Exchange hosts Cornucopia Underground which celebrates the city’s independent foodie scene

    Leeds Corn Exchange continues to champion independent business owners in the city as Cornucopia Underground, a day-long event jam-packed with foodie stalls, live demonstrations, panel discussions and music, takes over its piazza. On 20 September, the gems of Leeds’s gastronomic scene will join forces to create a spectacular showcase of the city’s cuisine under the...


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    August 22, 2014 at 2:43 pm
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    Homemade products earn Drewton’s Farm Shop prestigious gold star ratings

    Drewton’s Farm Shop in East Yorkshire has picked up prestigious gold star ratings for two of its homemade products in the Guild of Fine Foods’ 2014 Great Taste Awards. The popular farm shop’s Traditional Pork Pie was given a gold star, which stands for ‘Simply Delicious’, and its Sticky Toffee and Date Pudding received two...


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    August 22, 2014 at 2:41 pm
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    Homemade products earn Drewton’s Farm Shop prestigious gold star ratings

    Drewton’s Farm Shop in East Yorkshire has picked up prestigious gold star ratings for two of its homemade products in the Guild of Fine Foods’ 2014 Great Taste Awards. The popular farm shop’s Traditional Pork Pie was given a gold star, which stands for ‘Simply Delicious’, and its Sticky Toffee and Date Pudding received two...


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    August 22, 2014 at 2:41 pm
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    Innovative innkeeper launches the ultimate disloyalty card

    A forward thinking Holderness publican has launched a Disloyalty Ale Trail aimed at visitors to the East Yorkshire coast. Ray Thompson has owned the Wrygarth Inn at Great Hatfield since 2008 and was inspired to launch the initiative in support of village pubs after a caravanner was re-routed by his Sat-Nav. Ray explained: “More village...


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    August 22, 2014 at 2:40 pm
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    Enjoy a decadent August bank holiday with Afternoon Tea down by the waterside or up in the clouds at Doubletree

    Those looking for an extra special treat over the August bank holiday can enjoy a sumptuous Afternoon Tea at DoubleTree by Hilton Leeds. Diners can select the setting for the tempting menu ““ and dine either on the beautiful canalside terraces of Granary Lounge and City Café – or in the cloud-coasting 13th floor SkyLounge...


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    August 22, 2014 at 2:37 pm
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    VEG OUT! TOP CHEF CALLS ON YORKSHIRE ALLOTMENTEERS TO GIVEOVER THEIR GREENS FOR HARVEST FESTIVAL ALLOTMENT PARTY

    Chef Tim Bilton of The Spiced Pear Hepworth has teamed up with the National Allotment Society, and is asking Yorkshire’s veg growers to donate their homegrown roots and shoots this month ““ so he can cook up a community feast for Harvest Festival on September 8th. The Spiced Pear has teamed up with National Allotment...


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    August 22, 2014 at 2:35 pm
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    GReat Taste Gold Star For Gordon Rhodes

    The Great Taste awards have been issued to the finest foods in the country and Gordon Rhodes Ltd is thrilled to announce that their GReat Drop Bread Gorgeous Bread Sauce has been awarded a gold star, joining the carefully selected winners of the award. Dubbed the Oscars of the food world, the Guild of Fine...


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    August 15, 2014 at 10:42 am
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    Great Taste 2014 reveals new stars and Greedy Little Pig ““ New House Farm (Holmfirth) Ltd is a winner

    The world’s largest blind-tasted food awards Great Taste, has just released the stars of 2014 and Greedy Little Pig is amongst the producers celebrating as four of our products are now able to proudly carry the little gold and black Great Taste logo. They include Greedy Little Pig Chorizo, Greedy Little Pig Yorkshire Ham Chorizo,...


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    August 15, 2014 at 10:40 am
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    Great Taste 2014 reveals new stars and Greedy Little Pig ““ New House Farm (Holmfirth) Ltd is a winner

    The world’s largest blind-tasted food awards Great Taste, has just released the stars of 2014 and Greedy Little Pig is amongst the producers celebrating as four of our products are now able to proudly carry the little gold and black Great Taste logo. They include Greedy Little Pig Chorizo, Greedy Little Pig Yorkshire Ham Chorizo,...


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    August 15, 2014 at 10:40 am
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    Keelham offers families great food, healthy eating tips and a packed programme of kids events this summer

    Families looking for an original shopping experience which is fun for both parents and kids can visit Keelham Farm Shop in Thornton where they can make the most of the region’s bountiful produce and rural beauty, whilst enjoying a packed programmed of children’s activities and events over the holidays. Offering a fun way to ‘get...


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    August 15, 2014 at 10:36 am
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    Great Taste success for York Coffee Merchants

    Mariners Coffee Merchants of York have been awarded 2 Gold Stars in the Great Taste Awards 2014 for their Ethiopia: Kaffa Forest Estate organic single estate coffee beans. Hand roasted by George in Mariners’ own roastery in James Street, York, this high quality coffee is “Smooth, with tons of body and a satisfying mouthfeel; well...


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    August 12, 2014 at 1:38 pm
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    Farm shop Food Festival showcases local producers

    An award winning Hornsea farm shop and cafe will hold another of its successful Food Festivals this weekend (16th August). William’s Farm Kitchen prides itself on offering exceptional local food and is hosting the Food Festival with suppliers including Great Newsome and Wold Top Breweries, Staal Smokehouse, Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil, Beef Improvement Group (producers of...


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    August 11, 2014 at 4:01 pm