2014
October
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    Hornsea cafe team fundraises for Macmillan

    Enterprising staff at an award winning Hornsea Farm Shop and Cafe raised over £300 for Macmillan during the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning last month. The initiative was organised by the café team at William’s Farm Kitchen and raised the money from a tombola with home-made cakes and other donated items. Caroline Armitage led the enthusiastic...


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    October 30, 2014 at 1:41 pm
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    Bring In The New Year With Yorkshire Crisps!

    Bring in the New Year with a touch of luxury and complement your celebratory drinks with some gourmet crisp from the Yorkshire Crisp Company. No party would be complete without crisps and with their delectable crunch and subtle seasoning, these crisps are extra-special! For a traditional buffet table, you could opt for Sweet Cured Ham...


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    October 29, 2014 at 5:11 pm
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    Feast your eyes! Yorkshire Food Finder and Robert Fuller combine food and art in their new project

    Sue Nelson of Yorkshire Food Finder, Yorkshire’s first guided food trail company, is combining her passion for artisan food with the world of art for her latest venture. Sue, Yorkshire’s go-to ambassador for food and drink is teaming up with the iconic Robert Fuller gallery, home to the county’s foremost wildlife artist, Robert Fuller to...


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    October 29, 2014 at 1:45 pm
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    YORKSHIRE SMOKEHOUSE “ONE OF UK’S MOST OUTSTANDING ARTISAN FOOD AND DRINK PRODUCERS” SAYS BBC GOOD FOOD

    Staal Smokehouse in Long Riston has been deemed one of the “most deserving, small, independent artisan producers” in Britain as it receives a Producers Bursary Award from the BBC Good Food Show ““ one of only 24 family food firms in the country to receive the award. The special award will give Staal the opportunity...


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    October 29, 2014 at 11:22 am
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    YORKSHIRE SMOKEHOUSE “ONE OF UK’S MOST OUTSTANDING ARTISAN FOOD AND DRINK PRODUCERS” SAYS BBC GOOD FOOD

    Staal Smokehouse in Long Riston has been deemed one of the “most deserving, small, independent artisan producers” in Britain as it receives a Producers Bursary Award from the BBC Good Food Show ““ one of only 24 family food firms in the country to receive the award. The special award will give Staal the opportunity...


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    October 29, 2014 at 11:22 am
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    YORKSHIRE SMOKEHOUSE “ONE OF UK’S MOST OUTSTANDING ARTISAN FOOD AND DRINK PRODUCERS” SAYS BBC GOOD FOOD

    Staal Smokehouse in Long Riston has been deemed one of the “most deserving, small, independent artisan producers” in Britain as it receives a Producers Bursary Award from the BBC Good Food Show ““ one of only 24 family food firms in the country to receive the award. The special award will give Staal the opportunity...


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    October 29, 2014 at 11:22 am
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    Hornsea farm shop celebrates the humble banger for British Sausage Week

    An award-winning Hornsea Farm Shop and Cafe is joining in the annual celebration of the traditional British Banger by launching a foodie competition. William’s Farm Kitchen will celebrate British Sausage Week from 3rd to 9th November with a series of promotions and a competition to reveal people’s favourite banger based meals. William’s Farm Kitchen owner,...


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    October 27, 2014 at 1:24 pm
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    East Yorkshire farm diversification businesses win national award

    Directors and staff at Hunmanby Grange’s three farm diversification businesses are celebrating after winning a prestigious award in a national farming competition. Wold Newton based Tom and Gill Mellor won the Diversification Farmer of the Year award in the large business category at the British Farming Awards in Droitwich last week. The judges were impressed...


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    October 27, 2014 at 9:06 am
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    Local families sign up to work with artisan ice cream producer

    Four families from across Yorkshire have signed up to help growing artisan ice cream producer Yummy Yorkshire after a competition to find community champions. The ‘Yummy Yorkshire Families on the Farm’ were chosen by the Huddersfield producer to help develop their products and the range of events they hold on the farm. Nearly 50 families...


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    October 24, 2014 at 4:29 pm
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    Fodder has Christmas all Wrapped Up

    The chill in the air means that Christmas is just around the corner and Fodder is ready to help you make it the tastiest Yorkshire Christmas ever. The star of the show (alongside Father Christmas of course!) is the traditional turkey or goose. Pick up an order form in store or online and ensure your...


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    October 23, 2014 at 3:52 pm
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    The Devonshire Arms Food & Wine Week

    The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa have announced a Food and Wine Week from Monday 1st December until Sunday 7th December which I thought would be of interest to your readers! The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa, known to its friends as The Dev, will be joined by some of the UK’s most exciting chefs,...


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    October 23, 2014 at 3:48 pm
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    East Yorkshire brewery wins Morrisons listing

    Directors and staff at a Yorkshire coast brewery are celebrating after winning a contract to supply Morrisons stores throughout Yorkshire. Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery has secured listings in 112 stores for its red beer, Headland Red and 21 stores for its Scarborough Fair IPA. Headland Red, 4.3% ABV, is made from Wolds grown...


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    October 22, 2014 at 9:31 am
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    EBLEX LAUNCHES NEW ‘QUALITY STANDARD MARK EXCELLENCE AWARDS’: THREE COMPETITIONS IN ONE

    The search to find England’s best steak products is now on as EBLEX launches three brand new competitions for 2015. The three competitions will form part of the first ever ‘EBLEX Quality Standard Mark Excellence Awards’. New for 2015, the awards were developed to recognise and reward quality, innovation and excellence in beef and lamb...


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    October 22, 2014 at 9:28 am
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    EBLEX LAUNCHES NEW ‘QUALITY STANDARD MARK EXCELLENCE AWARDS’: THREE COMPETITIONS IN ONE

    The search to find England’s best steak products is now on as EBLEX launches three brand new competitions for 2015. The three competitions will form part of the first ever ‘EBLEX Quality Standard Mark Excellence Awards’. New for 2015, the awards were developed to recognise and reward quality, innovation and excellence in beef and lamb...


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    October 22, 2014 at 9:28 am
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    EBLEX LAUNCHES NEW ‘QUALITY STANDARD MARK EXCELLENCE AWARDS’: THREE COMPETITIONS IN ONE

    The search to find England’s best steak products is now on as EBLEX launches three brand new competitions for 2015. The three competitions will form part of the first ever ‘EBLEX Quality Standard Mark Excellence Awards’. New for 2015, the awards were developed to recognise and reward quality, innovation and excellence in beef and lamb...


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    October 22, 2014 at 9:28 am
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    Yorkshire farming business celebrates shortlist success

    The husband and wife team behind Thixendale business, Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil are celebrating after being shortlisted for a national farming award. Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil has been shortlisted in the Diversification Innovator of the Year award at the British Farming Awards that highlight the determination and tenacity of British farmers in ever changing and challenging conditions...


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    October 22, 2014 at 9:12 am
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    Hornsea farm shop to host a pumpkin festival

    An award-winning Hornsea Farm Shop and Cafe is set to host a pumpkin festival to keep the children entertained this half term. William’s Farm Kitchen will be holding the festival at Hornsea Freeport Outlet Village between 11am and 4pm everyday from Saturday October 25 to Friday October 31. Mark Farnsworth, William’s Farm Kitchen owner, said...


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    October 22, 2014 at 9:03 am
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    Thixendale entrepreneur in the running for Hull Daily Mail Business Awards

    A rapeseed oil farmer based in Thixendale has been shortlisted in the Entrepreneur of the Year in the Hull Daily Mail Business Awards 2014. Adam Palmer, a former Bishop Burton College student, took over his grandfather’s farm aged 19 and seized the opportunity to press and bottle rapeseed oil in 2008. Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil has...


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    October 17, 2014 at 12:25 pm
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    East Yorkshire business shortlisted for national and regional awards

    Directors and staff at a Yorkshire coast brewery are celebrating after reaching the finals of two awards. Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery has been shortlisted in both the Diversification Innovator of the Year category of the British Farming Awards and the Best Small Business Category in the York Press Business Awards. The awards ceremony...


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    October 17, 2014 at 12:22 pm
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    Thixendale business celebrates success in local food competition

    Directors and staff at a Thixendale business are celebrating the third award win for its latest product. Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil’s new Oak Smoked Oil, a collaboration with East Yorkshire business, Staal Smokehouse, won the Best Condiment award at the inaugural Beverley Food Festival and East Yorkshire Local Food Network Awards that were held at Tickton...


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    October 14, 2014 at 4:25 pm