Michelin-Starred Chef Tommy Banks served up a mouth-watering 5-course meal in the comfortable setting of Lockwood’s restaurant in Ripon, North Yorkshire, on Friday night (26th February) Tommy, the youngest UK Michelin Starred chef in the UK, owns The Black Swan in Oldstead. He uses the finest seasonal, local and sustainable ingredients from quality suppliers to […]

A family run, craft brewery are expanding their already award-winning range to include a gluten free cask ale to their pub, bar and restaurant customers. Ripon based Hambleton Ales, who are celebrating their 25th anniversary this year, are already renowned for their gluten free bottled beers, having been voted Europe’s best at the World Beer […]

Afternoon tea is a quintessentially English tradition, but one award winning North Yorkshire tea room are mixing it up by sprinkling in a serving of the soft choux shuffle! Tea & Tango at The Black Swan pairs the classic afternoon tea with the classic afternoon tea dance at their picturesque tea rooms in Helmsley. Opened […]

A North Yorkshire drinks company is to launch a new liqueur this weekend to celebrate the Yorkshire forced rhubarb season getting underway. Raisthorpe Manor Fine Foods, based at Wharram near Malton, will debut their new Rhubarb Gin Liqueur, as part of their stand at this year’s Wakefield Rhubard Festival. Handmade using traditional methods and locally […]

The team at North Yorkshire family business, Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil is celebrating after being included in the Guild of Fine Food’s Best Brands Survey for the third year running. Published by Fine Food Digest, the Best Brands Survey showcases the best-selling and best tasting products that are available from delis, farm shops and food halls […]