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Food Drink Devon launches 2022 Awards and new Devon ‘Chef of the Year’ Competition

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Following on from the hugely successful tenth anniversary awards’ celebration last autumn, entries are now open for the prestigious 2022 Food Drink Devon Awards, supported by 2022 platinum sponsor Partners&. The gold standard industry accolades, which celebrate Devon’s finest food and drink, recognise the county’s most talented producers and establishments and this year will also include the new ‘Chef of …

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The Best of Veganuary 2022

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January is the perfect time to counteract the excesses of the festive season with some wholesome vegan food. Whether you are just trying to add in a few vegan swaps or you are a fully-fledged vegan looking for some new options, we’ve got plenty of fantastic fare here in Devon. Read on for the best of Veganuary.   Dining In …

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Sustainability Spotlight: Hattiers Rum

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This month we’re shining our sustainability spotlight on Hattiers Rum. We asked them to tell us about what they are doing to create a sustainable rum brand. About Hattiers Rum At Hattiers we source and blend the world’s finest rums to produce a final product that is accessible to all. We are proud to be an honest and bold challenger …

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Greg Parsons Appointed Chair of Food Drink Devon as Membership Reaches Record Levels

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Food Drink Devon, one of the county’s leading food and drink organisations, has announced Greg Parsons, managing director of Sharpham Cheese, has been appointed its new chairperson. The announcement comes at a time when Food Drink Devon has recorded its highest ever membership numbers, meaning that it now represents more than 330 food and drink producers, retailers, hospitality venues and …

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Best Places to Eat and Drink in Plymouth

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Plymouth is Britain’s ‘Ocean City’ with a rich seafaring heritage and stunning waterfront, it nestles just below Dartmoor and in close proximity to some of the most beautiful countryside in the UK. It is no wonder with such a fantastic natural larder on its doorstep it has become a mecca for food and drink lovers. Here is our pick of some …

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Devon’s Finest Honoured at Sell-Out Food Drink Devon Awards

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Devon’s talented food and drink scene was alive at Monday (4th October) night’s 10th Food Drink Devon Awards.  Over 250 of the county’s finest food and drink producers, hospitality and catering businesses and speciality retailers celebrated in style at the esteemed awards’ ceremony, held at the Grade II listed victorian New Continental Hotel, in Plymouth.  The ceremony was hosted by …

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Food Drink Devon 2021 Awards’ Finalists Announced

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With just over a month until the prestigious 10th Food Drink Devon Awards, the finalists, which include many of the county’s most respected and influential artisan food and drink producers, have been revealed. Since entries closed in April, the esteemed panel of judges and industry experts have tasted and scored over 250 products, visited 75 hospitality establishments and 30 retail …

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Where to Enjoy Afternoon Tea in Devon

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From traditional afternoon teas to the slightly simpler Devon cream teas, if you love scones, clotted cream, petit fours, finger sandwiches and, of course, tea then you’re in the right place. We can’t think of a better way to spend an afternoon than relaxing with delicious sweet or savoury treats and a cup of tea or, if you’re celebrating, a …

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Food Drink Devon in the Press

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Click on any of the links below to see Food Drink Devon’s Regional and National coverage: 2022 Awards 2022 The Devon Daily – Food Drink Devon launches 2022 Awards and new Devon ‘Chef of the Year’ competition – 14th January The Exeter Daily – Food Drink Devon launches 2022 Awards and new Devon ‘Chef of the Year’ competition – 14th …

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Best Foodie Father’s Day Gifts from Devon

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With Father’s Day just around the corner, Food Drink Devon has rounded up some fabulous Father’s Day foodie gifts to tantalise his taste buds. Gift Boxes & Hampers Devon Cove’s Cocktail Kit & Nibbles Gift Box Spread a little cheer this Father’s Day with Cove’s Cocktail Kit and Nibbles Gift Box range. Choose from Moscow Mule, Espresso Martini, Cosmopolitan or Cove Royale, all of which come …