Great Taste Award 2012

We are thrilled to have been awarded a gold star for our cold pressed rapeseed oil, the recognition of the quality of our product will help us to enable the business to continue to grow and support the local economy.

The Great Taste Awards is the most trusted and recognised food and drink awards. Each food entered received feedback from a panel of over 300 judges. Since 1993 the Guild has organised the Great Taste Awards, the national benchmark for speciality food and drink, which this year attracted 8,807 entries. Of the 8,807 products entered, only 31.7% were awarded a gold star.

Products fortunate enough to receive an award cannot only claim to be of the finest quality, but prove it too. All entries undergo rigorous tests by a selected panel of experts, including leading chefs, buyers, food critics and deli owners. Judges this year included Masterchef winner and restauranteur Mat Follas, restaurant critic amd Masterchef judge Charles Campion, food writers Lucas Hollweg and Xanthe Clay and over 300 food buyers from leading food halls, delicatessens and farm shops, including Harrods, Selfridges and Fortnum & Mason.