2015
February
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    THE ART OF GETTING OWT FOR NOWT!

    It may be a saying long understood in Yorkshire that “you don’t get owt for nowt”, but in Dottie Biscuit’s case quite the reverse is true! It’s what’s been taken out of their new recipe biscuits, namely gluten, that’s earning them new fans and customers across the county and beyond. Winners of the Best New...


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    February 20, 2015 at 3:55 pm
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    Rhubarb Crowns New Yorkshire Trio for Ultimate English

    One year on from its launch Harrogate master confectioner, the Serious Sweet Company, is championing local produce with the addition of three new Yorkshire-inspired products to its Ultimate English range of luxury sweets. Ultimate English has launched a trio of new products, crowned by its Rhubarb Coconut Ice and set to be launched at Wakefield’s...


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    February 19, 2015 at 3:25 pm
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    Monks Ale on Grand Central Rail

    Passengers travelling with Grand Central Rail during February can sample a local award-winning beer on board services between Yorkshire and London King’s Cross. For a limited one month period, Grand Central will be the only rail provider to serve Ampleforth Abbey Beer which is based on a Benedictine recipe dating back to 1608. Gillian Dewar...


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    February 19, 2015 at 3:18 pm
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    Yorkshire Popcorn – Popped to Perfection!

    The Yorkshire Crisp Company, producer of those deliciously moreish Yorkshire Crisps in a drum, has introduced an exciting new product – Yorkshire Popcorn! This perfectly popped corn has been launched in three delectable toffee-coated varieties – Luxury Toffee; Strawberry & Cherry Toffee, and Coconut Toffee – and is locally-made with totally natural flavourings and lots...


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    February 16, 2015 at 1:41 pm
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    Business in the spotlight – Farnley Market

    Big plans… A brand new business owned by a trained engineer whose last business specialised in plastic injection moulding, is going from strength to strength.  Farnley Market’s premises are also a little surprising too, set back down what seems like a farm track. But once you get through the door, smell the aroma of fresh...


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    February 13, 2015 at 2:54 pm
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    Hornsea Freeport café in the running for REYTAS

    The team at a Hornsea farm shop and cafe business are celebrating after reaching the finals of the prestigious Remarkable East Yorkshire Tourism Awards (REYTAs). William’s Farm Kitchen has reached the shortlist in the Best Food Provider category of the annual awards that celebrate Hull and East Yorkshire’s tourism industry. Run by Visit Hull and...


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    February 4, 2015 at 4:53 pm
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    SHUN THE SLUSH AND GET YOUR LIPS AROUND THE ULTIMATE ANTIDOTE TO VALENTINE’S DAY – YORKSHIRE STYLE!

    Do roses make you see red? Do violets make you feel blue? Are you fed up of hearing about romantic dinners for two? Foodies wanting a memorable meal without a side order of schmaltz can tuck into a one-off Yorkshire Food Finder ‘Not-the-Valentine’s-Dinner’ on February 14, organised by Yorkshire’s most formidable food expert and Flat...


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    February 4, 2015 at 4:41 pm
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    My Generation set to cause a big s-s-sensation for beer and music lovers

    A brewing industry “super group”, the My Generation Beer Company, has been launched, to bring together a love of music and beer and create a brand new label for ale enthusiasts. The venture is a collaboration between the Black Sheep Brewery, led by brothers Rob and Jo Theakston, and industry marketing specialist Jonny Kirkham. Renowned...


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    February 3, 2015 at 4:36 pm
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    WOLD TOP BREWERY NAMED BEST GROWTH STORY IN YORKSHIRE & HUMBER

    Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery has been named as a Yorkshire & Humber winner of the GREAT Faces of British Business competition. The ‘Business is GREAT Britain’ campaign launched the competition in 2014, in association with BT Business, to find the most innovative and exciting UK businesses. Named Best Growth Story in Yorkshire &...


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    February 3, 2015 at 4:27 pm
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    Keelham Farm Shop’s new Taste Box range offers a fabulous foodie choice for every occasion

    Capturing the fantastic flavours of some of the nation’s best independent producers in specially created collection, Keelham Farm Shop’s new range of Taste Boxes offers a beautifully bespoke gift or a convenient purchase for anyone keen to make staying in a special occasion all year round. An original treat for friends and family or a...


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    February 3, 2015 at 2:25 pm