York ice cream maker is awarded races contract for the ninth year

A York ice cream maker has won the contract to supply York Races with its premium, farm made dairy ice cream for the ninth consecutive year.

Yorvale new branding 2016Yorvale has been chosen to supply the hospitality areas at the racecourse with a range of flavours from its farm based factory in Acaster Malbis, just three miles from the racecourse.

Amongst the flavours to delight the race-goers at the May Dante Meeting from 11th – 13th May is Apple Strudel and Clotted Cream flavours. Other ‘Race Day Specials’ include Blueberry for the May Spring Meeting, Sea Salted Caramel and Maple Walnut in June and daily specials for the Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival in August include Ice Cream Alliance award winners Chocolate Orange and Rhubarb and Custard plus Praline Pecan and Raspberry Cheesecake.


The Dante Meeting marks the beginning of 17 days of quality racing that includes the popular Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival and Ladies Day (17th to 20th August).

 Director of Yorvale, Lesley Buxton, says “We’re very proud to have retained the business for the ninth year.”