2015
December
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    Ryedale Vineyards Awarded Top Industry Honours  

    A North Yorkshire based vineyard is celebrating after being awarded four top industry awards for their wines. Ryedale Vineyards, based in the picturesque village of Westow in the Yorkshire Wolds were awarded the accolades at a glittering ceremony in November. The family business, started in 2006 and run by Stuart and Elizabeth Smith have been...


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    December 18, 2015 at 11:55 am
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    East Yorkshire Brewery Awarded New Industry Quality Certificate.

    An East Yorkshire brewery has become one of the first in the UK to be awarded with the Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) Food Safety and Quality Certificate. Great Newsome Brewery who produce craft beer from their Winestead base were awarded the standard following a rigorous audit of its brewery and practises back in September....


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    December 18, 2015 at 11:47 am
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    York pickle maker creates a delectable Christmas for BBC TV show

     A York based artisan pickle producer is to be featured on James Martin’s Home Comforts at Christmas programme on Monday, showcasing her individual take on the festive season. Sarah Puckett, owner of the award winning Pucketts Pickles, was invited to recreate a traditional Puckett family Christmas on the show after she was recommended by one...


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    December 18, 2015 at 11:41 am
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    Support Yorkshire’s artisan producers this Christmas

    With Christmas preparations well underway and thoughts of food and gifts high on the agenda, a Leeds based entrepreneur has combined these festive needs with the opportunity to showcase and support small Yorkshire businesses. Richard McWhinnie a business graduate with a passion for all things food and Yorkshire launched Yorkshire’s Finest Foods, an independent online...


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    December 18, 2015 at 11:36 am
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    Award Success leads to launch of new product line

    A North Yorkshire based brewery have launched a brand new range of beers in preparation for celebrating their 25th birthday. Hambleton Ales new Legend range, compliments its existing range of beers, but has been designed to target the more discerning drinkers by offering a more sophisticated drinking experience. Nick Stafford, founder of Hambleton Ales said:...


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    December 9, 2015 at 4:55 pm
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    Brymor crowns its 2015 Flavour Guru

    Five budding ice cream enthusiasts have been battling it out to be in with the chance of winning a year’s supply of Yorkshire ice cream and to be crowned Brymor Ice Cream’s 2015 Flavour Guru. After running a ‘Golden Ticket’ competition through social media which asked the public to submit flavour ideas to Brymor’s Flavour...


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    December 9, 2015 at 4:52 pm
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    Deliciously Festive Winter Cocktails

    Have yourself a very merry Christmas with our pick of festive cocktail recipes using Yorkshire’s finest spirits. Slingsby Gin Winter Berry Cocktail 50ml Spiced Sugar Syrup 50ml Slingsby Gin 10ml Fresh Lemon Juice Frozen winter berries. 100ml Red Wine. Handful of Star anise, cloves, allspice and cardamom. 5 Cinnamon sticks. The peel of one whole...


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    December 1, 2015 at 1:08 pm