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2015
February
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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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    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
March
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    LOCAL B&B LOVESOME HILL FARM IS TOASTING SUCCESS WITH AWARD WINNING MARMALADES

    Local B&B (Lovesome Hill Farm) is toasting business success thanks to winning prestigious food awards at this year’s 10th Anniversary Marmalade Awards Celebrations at Dalemain. They really are a cut above the rest and serve award winning marmalades. Mary Pearson from Lovesome Hill Farm on the outskirts of Northallerton has just scooped four awards two...


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    March 27, 2015 at 2:27 pm
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    DRIFFIELD’S WOLD TOP BREWERY BAG AWARD FOR BRITAIN’S BEST GROWTH STORY IN NATIONAL COMPETITION

    Wold Top Brewery in Driffield has won the national Best Growth Story category in the GREAT Faces of British Business competition. The Business is GREAT Britain campaign launched the competition in November 2014, in association with BT Business, to find the most innovative and exciting UK businesses. It drew to a close today with an...


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    March 27, 2015 at 11:52 am
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    Yorkshire Scone Manufacturer Acquires Nibnibs

    Yorkshire-based scone giant Haywood & Padgett has acquired the award-winning snack brand Nibnibs in a deal which heralds an exciting new chapter for the innovative snack company. Nibnibs founder Darren Everitt explains: “We’re thrilled with the opportunities that have opened up thanks to the recent acquisition. The investment from Haywood & Padgett will allow us...


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    March 27, 2015 at 11:21 am
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    The 2015 FreeFrom Food Awards shortlist is out!

    The shortlist for the 2015 FreeFrom Food Awards – celebrating the best in gluten-free, dairy-free, nut-free and all ‘freefrom’ foods – is now out!! From grain-free granolas and 1-minute-freefrom-microwave breads, to mail-order wheatgrass shots, Bohemian Rhapsody Kent-crafted Pilsner, traditional meat pies or spicy lamb samosas, ‘freefrom’ manufacturers have been strutting their stuff at the judging...


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    March 4, 2015 at 12:30 pm
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    Could it be a double scoop for Mr Moos

    The team at a Mr Moo’s Real Dairy Ice Cream are celebrating after reaching the finals of the prestigious Remarkable East Yorkshire Tourism Awards (REYTAs). Mr Moo’s has reached the shortlist in the Best Food Producer category, an award they won last year, of the annual awards that celebrate Hull and East Yorkshire’s tourism and...


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    March 4, 2015 at 12:07 pm
August
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    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’...


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    August 29, 2015 at 2:12 pm
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    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...


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    August 29, 2015 at 2:10 pm
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    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,...


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    August 26, 2015 at 11:28 am
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    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...


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    August 22, 2015 at 2:05 pm
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    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...


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    August 22, 2015 at 2:00 pm
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    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...


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    August 8, 2015 at 1:57 pm
September
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    Yorkshire Coast brewery celebrates double shortlist success

    Directors and staff at Wold Top Brewery are celebrating after the Wold Newton business has reached the final of two Yorkshire awards. The farm based brewery is one of three finalists in the Companies under £10m turnover category in the Yorkshire Post Excellence in Business awards and also has two of its beers in the...


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    September 24, 2015 at 8:15 am
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    Shibden Mill Inn Declared Britain’s Best Pub

    More than 17 years of hard work has paid off for one Yorkshire publican after his historic pub took the title of Sky Great British Pub of the Year recently. Shibden Mill Inn’s owner Simon Heaton has been celebrating since being awarded the title of Best Freehouse in the Great British Pub Awards before going...


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    September 16, 2015 at 9:18 am
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    Great Taste Success for Coeur de Xocolat

    Award winning Chocolatier, David Greenwood-Haigh, is enjoying success after winning a Great Taste Gold Award with his Raspberry Jam with 70% Arauca Dark Chocolate. David’s business launched a range of jams earlier this year as a way to embody the company’s desire to take consumers on a food adventure with chocolate. The award-winning jam is handmade using...


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    September 8, 2015 at 2:24 pm
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    Gold Star for North Yorkshire Artisan Chocolaterie

    A North Yorkshire chocolaterie has received a prestigious gold star for its Strawberry and Elderflower truffles. Kacao Chocolaterie, founded by Richmond local Kelsey Anderson in late 2014, has been recognised by the Great Taste Awards, which is known as the ‘Oscars’ of the food world. Organised by the Guild of Fine Food, judges were impressed...


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    September 2, 2015 at 3:50 pm
October
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    Taste Awards 2015 – The Results!

    An all-round delicious evening celebrating Yorkshire’s Food and Drink! This year’s Deliciouslyorkshire and Yorkshire Post Taste Awards have been our biggest and best yet, attracting over 300 entries from food and drink producers and businesses throughout the whole of Yorkshire. The team of judges made up of local chefs, supermarket buyers and retail experts came...


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    October 22, 2015 at 11:05 am
November
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    Lottie Shaw’s crowned the “Taste of  Yorkshire” 2015.  

    Proud bakers for more than a hundred years and spanning three generations, Lottie Shaw’s is celebrating being crowned the “Taste of  Yorkshire”.  The award was presented by tourist body, Welcome to Yorkshire, after an independent panel of judges declared Lottie Shaw’s authentic, traditional Yorkshire baked goods the best food product in the entire county. The...


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    November 23, 2015 at 9:52 am
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    Packaging plaudits for Little Fingers Organic Baby Food

    A West Yorkshire based baby food company has been awarded a highly commended for its innovative and fun packaging. Deliciouslyorkshire members Little Fingers Organic Baby Food are a small start-up company making delicious organic finger food from their base in Huddersfield. Created out of a desire to produce healthy products for babies, following business owners...


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    November 17, 2015 at 5:13 pm
2014
February
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    Cotswold Collaborates Offers Funding to Young Entrepreneurs

    Following the success of last year’s initiative, Cotswold Fayre has announced that its start-up support scheme, Cotswold Collaborates, will run again this year. The initiative aims to support young fine food entrepreneurs aged 16-24 who are looking for help with their business. Last year’s scheme was won by Ben Nichols, founder of fruit smoothie company,...


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    February 25, 2014 at 2:44 pm
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    WORLD GIN AWARDS: SLOEmotion DAMSON GIN WINS BRONZE

    Notching up UK awards may be all in a days work for the team at SLOEmotion but last night saw the Yorkshire-based company winning globally. Taking the stage for this award was one of the more recent additions to the SLOEmotion family, Damson Gin. Winning a bronze medal in the gin liqueur category of the...


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    February 24, 2014 at 9:05 am
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    Ready, steady, dough – Tiptree World Bread Awards 2014 now open for entries!

    Ready, steady, dough – Tiptree World Bread Awards 2014 now open for entries! “www.worldbreadawards.com”:www.worldbreadawards.com The judges for 2014 include Frances Quinn, winner of the Great British Bake Off 2013, Charles Geary, known in the industry as Mr Bread and Stephen Hallam, Master Baker, and Managing Director of Dickinson & Morris. The competition close to entries...


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    February 12, 2014 at 9:33 am
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    LISHMAN’S APPRENTICE SCOOPS NATIONAL AWARD

    Working under award-winning Ilkley butcher, David Lishman, has paid dividends for young apprentice Conor Chappell who has just been crowned Best Retail Meat Apprentice by the UK’s Meat Training Council. Conor, 21 from Silsden, has worked at Lishman’s of Ilkley for two and a half years and recently completed his level two Certificate for Proficiency...


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    February 6, 2014 at 1:47 pm
March
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    East Yorkshire Micro-brewery celebrates triple shortlist success

    In what is proving to be a great month for Wold Top Brewery, the Wold Newton microbrewery has been shortlisted for two Red Ribbon Awards for family businesses and has won a place in the final of the Chairman’s of East Yorkshire’s Business Award for Businesses with Under 50 Employees . Hosted by Family Business...


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    March 27, 2014 at 3:08 pm
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    YUMMY YORKSHIRE FOUNDER NAMED AS WOMAN IN TOURISM OF THE YEAR

    The co-founder of Huddersfield ice cream company Yummy Yorkshire, Louise Holmes, has beaten off stiff competition to win Woman in Tourism of the year at the 2014 Network She Foundation International Women’s Day Awards. Winners were announced at the award ceremony held at De Vere St David’s Hotel near Chester on Friday 7 March. The...


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    March 11, 2014 at 3:10 pm
April
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    Hinchliffe’s win back their title for the best pork pie.

    The pork pie crown is back in Huddersfield. Hinchliffe’s Farm Shop reclaimed it’s title as Britain’s best at a fiercely contested pork pie bake off. The annual pork pie makers competition at the OId Bridge at Ripponden attracted dozens of entrants from across the country. After narrowly missing out on a hat-trick of titles last...


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    April 30, 2014 at 5:00 pm
June
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    East Yorkshire businesses battle it out for the Yorkshire Post Environment Awards

    Friendly farming rivalry has broken out as it was announced that two East Yorkshire farming families have reached the final of the Yorkshire Post Environment Awards. Triple Green business award winning Wold Top Brewery faces tough competition from organic Carr House Farm at Foston on the Wolds in the Countryside category of the Yorkshire Post...


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    June 12, 2014 at 10:40 am
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    PRESS RELEASE: COMPETITION SUCCESS FOR NORTH YORKSHIRE VINEYARD

    North Yorkshire’s Ryedale Vineyards have won their first ever Silver Medal in the national wine competition last week. The event, which was held in Oxford, is the English and Welsh Wine of the Year Competition and attracts entries from vineyards throughout England and Wales. All the wines are judged by Masters of Wine. Ryedale was...


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    June 11, 2014 at 12:13 pm
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    GT Flowers, part of the Gilbert Thompson Group, wins Prestigious Industry Award

    GT Flowers last week won a prestigious UK award – the 2014 Fresh Floral Supplier of the Year Award. The Leeds and Sheffield floral retailer is part of the fourth generation family business Gilbert Thompson Group. GT Flowers were nominated for the award by a panel of industry specialists who were impressed by their forward...


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    June 11, 2014 at 11:40 am
July
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    East Yorkshire microbrewery lends support to business awards

    A Yorkshire Coast microbrewery has pledged its support for a local business awards scheme. Wold Newton based microbrewery, Wold Top Brewery, will sponsor the Tourism & Hospitality Business of the Year at the 2014 Chamber Bridlington & Yorkshire Coast Business Awards. Entries for the award are now invited from businesses in the local authority areas...


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    July 21, 2014 at 1:38 pm
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    Coastal farm shop and cafe celebrates shortlist success

    The team at a Hornsea farm shop and cafe business are celebrating after reaching the finals of two prestigious regional awards. William’s Farm Kitchen has reached the shortlist in both the Yorkshire Life Food & Drink Awards and the Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Awards. The Yorkshire Life awards celebrate the best hospitality businesses in...


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    July 21, 2014 at 12:38 pm
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    Thixendale business celebrates success in national farm food competition

    North Yorkshire business celebrates success in national farm food competition Just weeks after being awarded a ‘Commendation for Excellence’ in the Small Business category at the prestigious Red Ribbon Awards for family businesses, a Thixendale producer of Rapeseed Oil has won a national farm produce award. Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil’s new Oak Smoked Oil, a collaboration...


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    July 21, 2014 at 12:34 pm
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    Yorkshire Food Brand Bannisters’ Farm Wins The Red Ribbon Award For Innovation 2014

    Bannisters’ Farm is bringing home the Red Ribbon Award for Innovation this year following an evening of fierce competition at Goldsmiths Hall, London on Friday 20th June. This year was the fifth Annual Red Ribbon Awards, the only awards in the UK to celebrate the achievements of British, family-run businesses regardless of turnover and industry....


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    July 9, 2014 at 11:52 am
August
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    East Yorkshire brewery wins national taste award

    The team at a Yorkshire coast brewery is celebrating after winning a coveted Two Gold Stars at the prestigious Great Taste 2014 awards. Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery’s India Pale Ale, Scarborough Fair IPA, won a two star accolade in the world’s largest and most rigorous food awards scheme that involved over 400 judges...


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    August 26, 2014 at 2:31 pm
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    Hornsea Farm Shop wins national taste awards

    The team at an East Yorkshire coast farm shop is celebrating after winning two coveted One Gold Stars at the prestigious Great Taste 2014 awards. Hornsea Freeport Outlet Village based William’s Farm Kitchen won the accolades for its Beef Burgers and Cumberland Sausage in the world’s largest and most rigorous food awards scheme that involved...


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    August 26, 2014 at 2:28 pm
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    North Yorkshire family rapeseed oil producer wins national taste award

    The team at a North Yorkshire family rapeseed oil producer is celebrating after winning a coveted Two Gold Stars at the prestigious Great Taste 2014 awards. Thixendale based Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil’s Oak Smoked Rapeseed Oil won a coveted two star accolade in the world’s largest and most rigorous food awards scheme that involved over 400...


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    August 22, 2014 at 2:48 pm
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    Homemade products earn Drewton’s Farm Shop prestigious gold star ratings

    Drewton’s Farm Shop in East Yorkshire has picked up prestigious gold star ratings for two of its homemade products in the Guild of Fine Foods’ 2014 Great Taste Awards. The popular farm shop’s Traditional Pork Pie was given a gold star, which stands for ‘Simply Delicious’, and its Sticky Toffee and Date Pudding received two...


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    August 22, 2014 at 2:41 pm
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    Great Taste 2014 reveals new stars and Greedy Little Pig ““ New House Farm (Holmfirth) Ltd is a winner

    The world’s largest blind-tasted food awards Great Taste, has just released the stars of 2014 and Greedy Little Pig is amongst the producers celebrating as four of our products are now able to proudly carry the little gold and black Great Taste logo. They include Greedy Little Pig Chorizo, Greedy Little Pig Yorkshire Ham Chorizo,...


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    August 15, 2014 at 10:40 am
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    Great Taste success for York Coffee Merchants

    Mariners Coffee Merchants of York have been awarded 2 Gold Stars in the Great Taste Awards 2014 for their Ethiopia: Kaffa Forest Estate organic single estate coffee beans. Hand roasted by George in Mariners’ own roastery in James Street, York, this high quality coffee is “Smooth, with tons of body and a satisfying mouthfeel; well...


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    August 12, 2014 at 1:38 pm
September
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    The Farmers Cart enter national Farm Shop and Deli Awards

    Local farm shop, The Farmers Cart, are entered into the Farm Shop & Deli Awards, in partnership with Olives Et Al, to recognise excellence in independent speciality retailers and need your help to win! The Awards recognise the very best standards in speciality retail and to celebrate the highest levels of service, product knowledge, initiative,...


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    September 26, 2014 at 2:18 pm
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    New open class to be launched at Great Yorkshire competition

    The annual gauntlet is being thrown down to White Rose meat men and women, as the countdown commences to the county’s yearly product evaluation highlight, the 26th Great Yorkshire Pork Pie, Sausage & Products Competition. This year, it will feature a new open small pork pie class for the first time in the contest’s history....


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    September 11, 2014 at 3:17 pm
October
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    EBLEX LAUNCHES NEW ‘QUALITY STANDARD MARK EXCELLENCE AWARDS’: THREE COMPETITIONS IN ONE

    The search to find England’s best steak products is now on as EBLEX launches three brand new competitions for 2015. The three competitions will form part of the first ever ‘EBLEX Quality Standard Mark Excellence Awards’. New for 2015, the awards were developed to recognise and reward quality, innovation and excellence in beef and lamb...


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    October 22, 2014 at 9:28 am
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    Yorkshire farming business celebrates shortlist success

    The husband and wife team behind Thixendale business, Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil are celebrating after being shortlisted for a national farming award. Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil has been shortlisted in the Diversification Innovator of the Year award at the British Farming Awards that highlight the determination and tenacity of British farmers in ever changing and challenging conditions...


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    October 22, 2014 at 9:12 am
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    East Yorkshire business shortlisted for national and regional awards

    Directors and staff at a Yorkshire coast brewery are celebrating after reaching the finals of two awards. Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery has been shortlisted in both the Diversification Innovator of the Year category of the British Farming Awards and the Best Small Business Category in the York Press Business Awards. The awards ceremony...


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    October 17, 2014 at 12:22 pm
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    Thixendale business celebrates success in local food competition

    Directors and staff at a Thixendale business are celebrating the third award win for its latest product. Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil’s new Oak Smoked Oil, a collaboration with East Yorkshire business, Staal Smokehouse, won the Best Condiment award at the inaugural Beverley Food Festival and East Yorkshire Local Food Network Awards that were held at Tickton...


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    October 14, 2014 at 4:25 pm
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    East Yorkshire brewery shortlisted in Hull Daily Mail Business Awards

    East Yorkshire brewery shortlisted in Hull Daily Mail Business Awards A Yorkshire coast brewery is in the running for the Small Business of the Year in the Hull Daily Mail Business Awards 2014. Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery has expanded on its local following in the last 18 months by supplying demand in Europe...


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    October 14, 2014 at 4:22 pm
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    Forget the Veg Box, Swillington Organic Farm’s Yorkshire Meatbox announced as 2014 Soil Association Organic Awards Winner

    Yorkshire based Swillington Organic Farm has been selected as a winner of the prestigious 2014 Soil Association Organic Awards. Their Monthly Meatbox for Four has been selected the winner of the Best Box Scheme category ahead of a variety of meat and veg box schemes from across the UK This year the awards included an...


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    October 10, 2014 at 2:56 pm
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    Kilnsey is Yorkshire’s Food Destination of the Year

    Kilnsey Park Estate has been awarded the Food Destination of the Year award at the Yorkshire Life Food & Drink Awards 2014. The Yorkshire Dales visitor attraction and fishing experience beat off competition from Holmfirth Vineyard and Lord Stones Country Park to walk away with the prestigious award. ‘It’s a real honour to receive the...


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    October 4, 2014 at 12:00 am
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    ASDA PROUD TO SUPPORT YORKSHIRE FOOD HEROES

    Asda is a proud supporter of Deliciously Yorkshire and the Yorkshire Taste Awards 2014. We currently work closely with more than 80 Yorkshire suppliers and we’re proud to stock more than 300 local lines from across the region. Many of our suppliers have been working with us for years and have grown the relationships they...


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    October 1, 2014 at 11:16 am
November
2013
May
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    Drewton’s receive Highly Commended at the 2013 Visit England Awards

    Congratulations to Drewton’s at South Cave in East Yorkshire for picking up Highly Commended in the “Taste of England category” at Monday night’s Visit England Awards. Helen and Katie from Drewton’s are pictured collecting their accolade from Lady Cobham. A traditional farm shop with a classy twist! Drewton’s is set in 1,200 acres of tranquil...


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    May 22, 2013 at 5:17 pm
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    Deliciouslyorkshire’s starring role!

    We’ve had some great coverage of our awards launch in the press so far… what better start to the 2013 awards! Check out the fantastic video of our awards launch on the “Yorkshire Post website”:http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/around-yorkshire/local-stories/video-blowing-the-doors-off-a-yorkshire-feast-1-5692100


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    May 22, 2013 at 1:27 pm
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    OUTSTANDING! YORK PUBLICANS CROWNED LICENSEES OF THE YEAR IN UK’S TOUGHEST NATIONAL PUB COMPETITION

    The landlords of a Colton pub are raising a pint after scooping the title of Licensee of the Year today in the prestigious British Institute of Innkeeping Awards ““ the only pub in Yorkshire to achieve the title for over 10 years. Ye Old Sun Inn licensees Kelly and Ashley McCarthy ““ who have gained...


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    May 15, 2013 at 8:20 am
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    Success for Wold Top Brewery at the FreeFrom Awards 2013

    Wold Top Brewery is delighted to announce that its Scarborough Fair IPA has won highly commended in the Gluten Free Beer category at the prestigious FreeFrom Food Awards 2013 on 16th April. Scarborough Fair IPA was one of over 340 products that were entered for the FreeFrom Food Awards, a record 37% increase on last...


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    May 7, 2013 at 4:49 pm
June
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    Join Market Town Taverns’ quest to find the Best Yorkshire Pint!

    Born out of the passion for beer and the pride they have for Yorkshire’s great brewing heritage, this summer Knaresborough based pub group Market Town Taverns launch their inaugural ‘ MTT Yorkshire Beer Awards’. Over 100 Yorkshire based breweries were invited to submit their beers for blind tasted judging undertaken by a panel of beer...


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    June 28, 2013 at 2:40 pm
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    ILKLEY ALE QUENCHES CAPITAL’S CRAFT BEER THIRST

    One of Yorkshire’s fastest growing microbreweries, Ilkley Brewery, is taking London by storm following a high jinx win at the inaugural Craft Beer Battle earlier this month and two listings at Jamie Oliver’s barbecue steakhouse, Barbecoa. The award winning real ale aficionados from the spa town of Ilkley have been racking up kudos in the...


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    June 27, 2013 at 12:50 pm
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    YORKSHIRE BAKERY CREATES CHILLI HIT DESSERTS AT WORLD CURRY FESTIVAL DINNER

    The World Curry Festival, City Park, Bradford, culminated in a black tie finale dinner at the Corniche Restaurant, Victoria Hotel, where guests enjoyed a menu designed by internationally acclaimed Indian chef, Hemant Oberoi, finished off with chilli chocolate tortes and mango mousse specially created and supplied by local bakers and patissiers, Just Desserts of Shipley....


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    June 27, 2013 at 10:26 am
July
August
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    Mariners Coffee Gold Star

    Mariners Coffee Merchants of York have been awarded 1 Gold Star in the Great Taste Awards 2013 for their hand-roasted single origin coffee beans from the Kenyan Kagumoini Co-Operative. Judges comments liked the “Good even roast and good looking bean. There’s a rum and raisin, dried fruit quality to this. A chewy flavour. Rich with...


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    August 27, 2013 at 12:17 pm
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    ILKLEY BREWERY STRIKES GOLD AT GREAT TASTE 2013

    For the second year in a row, Ilkley Brewery has scooped two gold stars at the Guild of Fine Food’s Great Taste awards: this year for its best-selling bitter, Joshua Jane. The beer, a rich 3.7% traditional Yorkshire bitter, wowed judges at this year’s Great Taste – the world’s largest and most rigorous food awards...


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    August 27, 2013 at 9:57 am
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    Yorkshire micro brewery wins ultimate national taste award

    The team at a Yorkshire coast microbrewery is celebrating after winning a coveted Three Gold Stars at the prestigious Great Taste 2013 awards. Bridlington based Wold Top Brewery’s blonde beer Wold Gold was one of only three beers nationwide to win the ultimate three star accolade in the world’s largest and most rigorous food awards...


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    August 20, 2013 at 10:47 am
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    Local Company Scoops Taste Awards Success!

    Multi-award winning Raisthorpe Fine Foods Ltd is going from strength to strength with their Liqueurs and associated products. Beating competitors, they’ve just been awarded a prestigious gold star for both their Sloe Gin and Sloe Port Jelly from the highly coveted national Great Taste Awards. The company was born in 2008 when Julia started making...


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    August 15, 2013 at 12:48 pm
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    HEPWORTH RESTAURANT’S SAUCY GROWN UP FOOD HAS GREAT TASTE!

    A ‘Grown up Tomato Kethcup’ made by top chef Tim Bilton has made a splash at the Great Taste Awards ““ winning one gold star. The ketchup, made by Tim at his recently opened Spiced Pear Hepworth, was selected out of more than 10,000 products to pick up the coveted gold star. Commenting on the...


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    August 15, 2013 at 9:54 am
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    EAST YORKSHIRE SMOKEHOUSE’S ‘BEAUTIFUL’ SMOKED SALMON GETS GOLD FROM GREAT TASTE JUDGES

    Smoked Salmon from Staal Smokehouse in Long Riston has scooped a gold star from the Great Taste Awards judges, who described the fish as “buttery”, “velvety” and “beautifully translucent”. Judges at the 2013 awards, organised by the Guild of Fine Food, whittled Staal’s smoked salmon down from more than 10,000 products to award it a...


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    August 12, 2013 at 12:33 pm
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    SHEPHERDS PURSE SCOOPS 6 GOLDS AT GREAT TASTE AWARDS

    Artisan cheese makers, Shepherds Purse of Thirsk, North Yorkshire, has swept the board at this year’s Great Taste Awards with 6 Golds for its traditionally handcrafted cheeses, with the dairy’s Bluemin White cheese scooping the coveted 3 STAR rating. The Great Taste Awards, organised by The Guild of Fine Food, is the UK’s most renowned...


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    August 9, 2013 at 9:52 am
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    JUST DESSERTS TART WINS GUILD GOLD AT GREAT TASTE AWARDS

    Family run, Shipley based bakers and patissiers, Just Desserts, has won a prestigious Great Taste Award for its Pear and Almond Franzipan. The tart, part of a new downsized dessert range aimed at the foodservice and hospitality market, has picked up a 1 STAR Gold rating. The Great Taste Awards, organised by The Guild of...


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    August 8, 2013 at 4:10 pm
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    The 2013 Great Taste results are now out and Cryer & Stott Cheesemongers is a winner

    Cryer & Stott Cheesemongers Allerton Bywater is celebrating the news that its Rhuby Crumble has wowed judges in Great Taste 2013 by being awarded Gold Star in the world’s largest and most rigorous food awards scheme involving over 400 judges and thousands of hours of blind tasting. Great Taste is simply about taste, not clever...


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    August 8, 2013 at 10:50 am
September
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    East Yorkshire Beer is World Beater!

    Holderness based Great Newsome Brewery has walked away from the World Beer Awards with Gold for its Frothingham Best. Frothingham Best, which takes its name from the small hamlet in which the brewery is based beat off strong competition from all over the world to take the title ‘The Worlds Best Bitter up to 5%...


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    September 30, 2013 at 12:12 pm
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    SMOKIN’! DELICIOUSLYORKSHIRE JUDGES HAVE HOT SPOT FOR EAST YORKSHIRE SMOKEHOUSE

    Staal Smokehouse proved to be hot stuff at the Deliciouslyorkshire awards ““ netting a ‘Best Fish’ award for its Hot Smoked Trout. The Long Riston smokehouse, set up by Justin Staal and wife Georgina three years ago, was whittled down from hundreds of entries, undergoing blind tastings and rigorous judging to win the top prize...


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    September 27, 2013 at 12:38 pm
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    More Awards Success for Yorkshire Coast Brewery

    An East Yorkshire micro brewery is celebrating after learning that it has been shortlisted for another two prestigious awards. Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery is building on its SIBA Best Green Business award win earlier in the year with a shortlisted place in the Chamber, Bridlington and Yorkshire Coast, Business Awards for Best Green...


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    September 25, 2013 at 8:52 am
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    RECORD MEDAL WINS FOR ILKLEY BREWERY West Yorkshire brewery scoops five awards at SIBA competition

    In its biggest awards haul yet, Ilkley Brewery has won five medals for four of its beers at the SIBA North East Beer Competition which took place yesterday, Wednesday 18 September, at the York Beer and Cider Festival. Ilkley was the only brewery to take home three gold awards on the day, with one silver...


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    September 19, 2013 at 3:46 pm
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    Wold Top Brewery takes the double at Chamber Bridlington and Yorkshire Coast Business Awards

    A Wold Newton brewery is celebrating after winning two awards at the prestigious Chamber Bridlington and Yorkshire Coast Business Awards. Wold Top Brewery directors Tom and Gill Mellor were delighted to consolidate their green credentials with their second ‘Green Business of the Year’ award* and were overwhelmed to be awarded ‘Overall Winner’ by the judges....


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    October 15, 2013 at 10:47 am
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    Cast your vote for Top Collar

    One of delicioyuslyorkshire’s newest members, Sophie Tregellis has the opportunity to win £10,000 to put towards her business in the Stylist awards which are sponsored by Triumph. Sophie who runs York based company Top Collar has also been shortlisted for the Shell Livewire “Grand Ideas” Awards which recognize and reward young entrepeneurs turning their passion...


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    October 7, 2013 at 11:57 am
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    Yummy Yorkshire ice cream features on Sports Personality menu

    Award-winning Yummy Yorkshire had its ice cream served to hundreds of guests at the BBC Sports Personality Awards in Leeds last weekend. Yummy Yorkshire, based just outside Huddersfield in West Yorkshire, supplied the Rhubarb and Ginger Ice Cream which was served as part of a trio of desserts at the pre-event meal at Leeds Town...


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    December 20, 2013 at 4:00 pm