Salcombe Brewery wins Gold in prestigious national beer competition
05 August, 2020
The Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) annual Beer Awards has named Salcombe Brewery’s Speyside Island Street Porter as the best beer of its kind in Britain. SIBA’s annual competition, held digitally for the first time, attracted entries of just under 500
The Watercress Company Punches Above its Weight and Reaches Finals of FDF Awards
29 July, 2020
The team at The Watercress Company, with farms in Hampshire and Dorset, are brushing down their DJs and posh frocks as their #watercress challenge, Grab it, Try it, Share it campaign has reached the finals of the 2020 Food & Drink Federation Awards for
Introducing 'Safe Harbour', new hand sanitiser from Salcombe Distilling Co.
28 June, 2020
Introducing 'Safe Harbour' - the new hand sanitiser from Salcombe Distilling Co.
Taste of the West Product Awards 2020 – First Results Announced!
23 June, 2020
What a year this is turning out to be! Despite the lockdown, South West food and drink producers have once again excelled themselves, and this week Taste of the West has had the honour of awarding the first round of Gold, Silver and Commended awards in the 2020 Product Awards scheme, sponsored by Old Mill. Please
Artisan Malt Vinegar Company now available in North America
22 June, 2020
The Artisan Malt Vinegar Company in Cornwall was recently selected by US importers, Rogers Collection, and as a result their products are now available across North America.
Awards success for Cornwall's Rosemullion Distillery
07 June, 2020
Rosemullion Distillery were recently crowned the top ranked British made rum at both the World Rum and San Francisco Spirits 2020 Awards. The Cornish distillery were awarded 3 Golds and “style Winner” for the Spice rum.
Community Spirit Hand Sanitiser from Conker Spirit
07 June, 2020
Conker Spirit have produced a WHO Formulation Hand Sanitiser (80% Ethanol), available to order in 70cl & 5 litre quantities. These refill bottles will help keep you topped up and safe when good ol’ soap and water isn’t available.
Bake Bridport – History in the Baking!
07 June, 2020
The Bridport Museum is inviting people to ‘bake Bridport’! Because they are missing their popular Food Festival this year, the Museum and Food Festival team want to encourage the local community to bake a cake inspired by their love of the town’s history.
UK Watercress Harvest gets Underway Despite the Odds
28 May, 2020
The UK watercress season got underway this week without the usual fanfare of the Alresford Watercress Festival to herald its start having become another casualty of the COVID 19 pandemic. Despite this, and the more serious concerns over a lack of labour, The W