2015
August
  •  
    North Yorkshire Restaurant Scoops Reader Award for Best Local Restaurant in North East

    A restaurant in Ripon, North Yorkshire, has beaten eateries from across the area to be named Regional Winner of the Waitrose Good Food Guide Reader’s Restaurant of the Year Awards. Beating off stiff competition from some of the region’s best-known restaurants, Lockwoods was nominated by its customers for its ‘hearty and wholesome’ cooking and ‘buzzing’...


    Read more...
    August 29, 2015 at 2:12 pm
  •  
    Kilnsey Park Estate Triumphs at Great Taste Awards

    North Yorkshire based Kilnsey Park Estate is celebrating after winning two accolades in the world’s most coveted blind-tasted food awards. Winning the coveted three gold stars for their Smoked Duck Breast, which is only awarded to around 1% of all Great Taste entrants means that Kilnsey Park, who were also awarded a gold for their...


    Read more...
    August 29, 2015 at 2:10 pm
  •  
    Masons Yorkshire Gin announce contest to name new still.

    The increasingly popular Masons Gin announced a further expansion during August, as a brand new copper still was introduced to the distillery in Bedale. Hailing from Portugal, the 300 litre gin maker will stand alongside Steve (the current still) and assist in coping with the growing demand for Masons products, a range which, since its...


    Read more...
    August 27, 2015 at 2:32 pm
  •  
    Great Taste seal of approval for The Little Red Berry Co

    The world’s most coveted blind-tasted food awards, Great Taste, has just released their Taste stars of 2015 and Deliciouslyorkshire The Little Red Berry Co is amongst the producers celebrating. The award means that The Little Red Berry Co’s Blackcurrant Vodka Liqueur will now able to proudly carry the little gold and black Great Taste logo,...


    Read more...
    August 26, 2015 at 11:28 am
  •  
    Meet Our Members – Tarte and Berry

    Making waves… Newcomers to the Yorkshire food and drink scene Tarte and Berry are already gaining fans and a glowing reputation for their luxurious cakes and bakes. Made up of sister duo Jane and Lucy Batham the girls not only have fantastic baking skills but the practical marketing know-how, that’s helped the Tarte and Berry...


    Read more...
    August 25, 2015 at 3:32 pm
  •  
    Ultimate English Win Gold Stars at 2015 Great Taste Award

    Yorkshire based confectionary brand Ultimate English is celebrating after scooping two prestigious Great Taste Awards for their fudge. The winning flavors, Awesomely Smooth Salted Caramel Fudge and Warmingly Smooth Crystalised Ginger Fudge were both awarded the prestigious honor. The Great Taste Awards, organised by the Guild of Fine Food, is the acknowledged benchmark for fine...


    Read more...
    August 22, 2015 at 2:05 pm
  •  
    Liquorice Beer Makes It A Hat-Trick Of Wins At World Beer Awards For Yorkshire Brewer!

    East Yorkshire based Great Newsome Brewery has made it a hat-trick of wins in the World Beer Awards 2015 announced this week. Following successes in both 2013 and 2014, the family run craft brewery was awarded a Gold Medal for its ‘Liquorice Lads Stout. The award has been made more special by the brewery producing...


    Read more...
    August 22, 2015 at 2:00 pm
  •  
    ALL THAT GLITTERS IS GOLD!

    A Malton-based drinks company are celebrating after scooping 2 coveted accolades at this year’s Taste Awards. Raisthorpe Manor’s 9ct Shimmering Toffee & Caramel Vodka Liqueur was awarded a Gold Star at this year’s event which is run by the Guild of Fine Food. Described as the ‘Oscars’ of the food world, the national awards see...


    Read more...
    August 8, 2015 at 1:57 pm
  •  
    New Beer at Black Sheep

    Black Sheep Brewery founder Paul Theakston is being honoured with a stunning new ale crafted in tribute to his pioneering spirit. Pathmaker, the latest beer from the iconic North Yorkshire brewery, is the first keg beer in a new era of creativity at Black Sheep, which has seen a number of exciting developments including a new...


    Read more...
    August 8, 2015 at 1:50 pm
  •  
    Meet the Producer Day at Thriving Farm Shop

    A thriving farm shop that started life as a barrow and an honesty box, is holding its first Meet the Producer Day next month this month. Bert’s Barrow which launched 15 years ago as a way to raise vital funds for a defibrillator for the village of Hillam, near Selby by villagers Ian (Bert) Thompson...


    Read more...
    August 1, 2015 at 2:21 pm
  •  
    New look on the bar for York’s Treboom Brewery

    An award winning partnership of a York micro brewery and brand design agency have teamed up again to launch a new range of pump clips. Having won an international design award for Treboom’s bottle labels, York based designers United by Design have developed a stunning set of pump clips to ensure that they really stand...


    Read more...
    August 1, 2015 at 1:50 pm
  •  
    Local Honey Launched in Support of The Bumblebee Conservation Trust

    An award winning preserves company from North Yorkshire is to launch a new Yorkshire honey in support of The Bumblebee Conservation Trust. Masham based Rosebud Preserves will launch the product this month and for every jar sold The Trust will receive a donation towards its important work in helping to protect the UK’s bee population....


    Read more...
    August 1, 2015 at 1:45 pm
  •  
    Game Fair Launch for Little Red Berry’s New Tipple

    A North Yorkshire based drinks company are to launch their new locally sourced tipple at this weekend’s CLA Game Fair. Best known for their award winning fruity liqueurs, Ripon based Little Red Berry Co have created a new Elderflower and Cucumber gin using local ingredients which will be launched at the famous event. Rachel Jamieson,...


    Read more...
    August 1, 2015 at 8:55 am