A Thirsk based artisan cheese company are celebrating after scooping a host of prestigious industry awards this summer. Family run Shepherds Purse Cheeses were awarded a total of 11 accolades at last week’s Great Yorkshire Show in Harrogate including 5 golds for Yorkshire Blue, Buffalo Blue and Mrs Bell’s Blue amongst others. They also took […]

The team at Masons Yorkshire Gin are celebrating after taking home 3 prestigious accolades at the Gin Masters Awards 2019. The Awards, which are celebrating their 10th anniversary this year have grown year-on-year to be the most highly regarded series of blind-tasting competitions in the industry and strive to find and reward the finest and […]

Get into the spirit of Wimbledon finals weekend with this seasonal cocktail from the team at Harrogate based Slingsby Gin.  Using their London Dry or Rhubarb versions, this fruity tipple is perfect to be sipped in the garden with one eye on the tennis.  Gin fans will also be able to enjoy Slingsby Gin in […]

Yorkshire’s fastest growing company, Heck Food, announced today it is launching the next stage of it’s innovation programme and it’s plan to create a “Silicon Valley of Food in the Vale of York”. The “Foogle” project, expands on Heck’s already successful entrepreneur programme, but is now expanding into agritech and sustainability.  As part of the […]

Bedale based Masons Yorkshire Gin have collaborated with That Boutique-y Gin Company to create Smouldering Heights. This aromatic gin features a blend of traditional gin botanicals as well as a selection of smokey ingredients, including beech-smoked and peat-smoked malt, heather and Szechuan pepper.When the idea for the gin first came about the smoky flavour and […]

A Harrogate based farm shop and café are celebrating their 10th anniversary this month. Fodder, based at The Great Yorkshire Showground was born out of one of the darkest times in British agriculture when Foot and Mouth struck in 2001. The Yorkshire Agricultural Society (YAS) wanted to create a business that would support local farmers […]