Food&Drink

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Food4Heroes providing nutritious meals to those most in need

Food4Heroes is back. The charity, which was founded in March 2020 to provide nutritious meals to NHS and key worker staff, is now providing meals to families in the local community who are affected by food poverty. Following a successful pilot, the charity is working with food banks enabling them

WIN a bottle of Raisthorpe Gin

Multi award-winning Raisthorpe Distillery is looking forward to a prosperous New Year with plans to add to its product range of fruity and refreshing gins, and a bottle of this wonderful new Gin could be yours for free! Recent additions to Raisthorpe’s product range are made using locally sourced

Yorkshire food manufacturer celebrates growth and launches the UK’s first frozen tofu

Yorkshire-based business, The Tofoo Co. Ltd has reported an 89% YOY increase in turnover for 2020 and has launched the UK’s first ever frozen tofu product. Marking its most successful trading year to date, the tofu manufacturer has announced its 2020 turnover was £14.7 million, a significant contrast

£1 million facility provides fresh funding for Yorkshire food wholesaler

Tuber Produce, an independent fresh food wholesaler, has renewed its funding facility worth £1m from Bibby Financial Services (BFS) for a further 18 months, helping unlock working capital to support the business’s continuing growth. The wholesaler, based in Hessle, East Yorkshire, supplies fresh fruit and vegetables to UK supermarkets

Rooster’s Oliver Fozard wins coveted Brewer of the Year award

The head brewer of a pioneering North Yorkshire brewery is celebrating after scooping a coveted industry award. Oliver Fozard, of Harrogate-based Rooster’s Brewing Co, was awarded the title of Brewer of the Year at the prestigious Guild of Beer Writers’ Annual Awards, which took place as a Zoom event

Home cooks given chance to be crowned Great British Virtual Chef of the Year

People across the UK are being invited to compete for the title of Great British Virtual Chef of the Year in a cooking competition designed to spread cheer this Christmas. After a tough year which saw COVID-19 completely shut down some areas in the world, bars, restaurants, hotels and holiday

Raisthorpe Distillery partners with Browns

With the cancellation of York’s St Nicholas’ Fair this year, award-winning drinks distiller Raisthorpe is partnering with another family-owned firm to bring its Christmas gins to the city centre. Independent department store group Browns is hosting Raisthorpe among its array of big name brands during the festive shopping period.