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McCaskies win People’s Choice Haggis Award 2017

McCaskies retain haggis trophy for the third year McCaskie Butchers haggis has been voted 'People's Choice Champion' for the third year running at the annual haggis fest championship, the Golden Haggis Awards, which takes place as part of the yearly Winter Festival in Oban. Scotland's top butchers, who are all well-known for their high quality haggis,

Scotch Pie Awards

Shortlist of the World Championship Scotch Pie Awards 2018 Released

It was a busy judging day in Dunfermline last week with a panel of 50 professional judges assessing each and every product on its appearance, quality, consistency and taste.   The following have secured a slot on the shortlist of the 19th World Championship Scotch Pie Awards, is your favourite here? Fisher & Donaldson Pie

Scotch Pie Awards

All eyes on the pies in Dunfermline

JUDGEMENT DAY OF THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP SCOTCH PIE AWARDS 2018 Scottish butchers and bakers delivered their premier pies into the hands of the judges of the 19th World Championship Scotch Pie Awards.  The judging day saw pies from all categories tasted and scrutinised with an expert eye, including yours truly Mrs Foodie! Categories include:- Scotch

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News: Tomatin scoops two awards

  TOMATIN DISTILLERY SCOOPS TWO AWARDS AT  HIGHLAND & ISLANDS FOOD AND DRINK AWARDS Tomatin Distillery were a winner in two categories, Environment and Excellence, at the prestigious Highland & Islands Food & Drink Awards 2017. Picking up the Environment Award for its commitment to responsible environmental practice,the distillery boasts various green schemes including an environmentally

Scottish beer awards 2017 winners

Winners list for 2017 Scottish Beer Awards

WINNERS OF 2017 SCOTTISH BEER AWARDS ANNOUNCED Last night saw the second Scottish Beer Awards in Edinburgh with the best beers brewed in Scotland revealed. Brewdog won the top award of the night, Scottish Brewery of the Year.  The Scottish Beer Awards judges praised Brewdog for a monumental year of business. The Ellon-based business fought

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Finalists announced for Great British Cheese Awards

Great British Cheese Awards finalists Great British Cheese awards finalists have been announced with both retailers and producers recognised as well as cheese types. THE FINALISTS Best Speciality Cheese Retailer George & Joseph Cheesemongers, Leeds Neal’s Yard Dairy, London The Cheese Hamlet, Didsbury, South Manchester The Bristol Cheesemonger, Bristol Country Cheeses, Topsham, Devon The Courtyard

Wedgwood Edinburgh restaurant

Edinburgh venues up for awards

Three independent Edinburgh venues short listed for national awards Three local venues are up for the prestigious Food and Travel Magazine Reader Awards. Wedgwood the Restaurant, The Voyage of Buck and Millers64 have all been short listed and now face a public vote before the final in September. Its been ages since we've been to

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Drink: Oak Aged Makar Gin wins Silver

Oak Aged Makar Top of The Barrel at International Spirits Challenge Glasgow Distillery Company won a silver award at the International Spirits Challenge with their Cask Aged Oak Gin.  Released as a limited edition in December last year, the newest variant of Makar gin achieved a silver award in the gin category. The competition is now

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North East Scotland Food and Drink Awards Winners Announced.

Recognition for businesses at North East Scotland Food & Drink Awards Last night saw 11 winners announced at the North East Scotland Food and Drink Awards dinner and ceremony. The awards, delivered in partnership by Opportunity North East (ONE) and Aberdeenshire Council, are part of an ambitious programme of activity to support food and drink

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Judging Day for Scottish Baker of the Year 2017

If  you have ever wondered what 850 scones, loaves, savouries, cakes, morning rolls and biscuits all in one room looks like then I'm your woman to ask! I joined 55 other judges today (22nd March)  to help find the best bakery products in Scotland. 11,000 bakery customers up and down the land voted for their