Food & Drink Devon Activity

Riverford wins double at the BOOM Awards

Organic pioneer Guy Watson was announced Best Organic Farmer and Best Organic Market Innovator at the BOOM awards on Wednesday night – the Soil Association’s annual awards for the organic sector. Guy’s awards coincide with a special time for Riverford; their 30th year of growing and...
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BOOM Awards success for Clives Pies

Clives Pies, based in Buckfastleigh, is proud to celebrate it's success as finalists at this year's BOOM Awards.  The first finalist award was in the Best New Organic Product for the fabulous Clive's Organic Gluten Free Nut Roast.  This was closely followed by a...
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Gin delivery service to the rescue with Salcombe Gin!

Lie back in the sunshine and enjoy the races with ice-cold ‘Salcombe & Tonics’ from  award-winning Salcombe Distilling Co. - with the South West’s first Gin delivery service.  This unique gin delivery service is exclusively available to yachts taking part in the Salcombe Gin...
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Enjoy Salcombe Gin's busy summer

Salcombe Gin is planning a busy Summer ahead.  Throughout July and August, the Distillery Bar is open 7 days a week:  Mon-Wed: 10am - 10pm Thurs-Sat: 10am - 11pm Sun: 10am-5pm Pop in and enjoy a cool, refreshing gin fixed by the experts.   In addition, due to...
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Food & Drink Devon attending Christmas in July!

Christmas in July is an annual round robin of previews for Christmas held in London, aimed at press & media influencers.   For the first time, Food & Drink Devon has booked a stand at one of the events, taking place at the Good Housekeeping Institute in London on Thursday 13th July...
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Red Rock Brewery's brand new website goes live!

Award-winning South Devon based microbrewery, Red Rock, have recently launched a brand new interactive website. Over the last 6 months, the brewery has undergone a successful rebrand in addition to obtaining a coveted SALSA accreditation. The big plans continue in 2017 with the introduction...
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Loving the Beach Festival - proud of its environmental commitment

The Venus Company’s first ever beach music festival will take place at Blackpool Sands on Saturday 8th July and, in line with The Venus Company’s strong commitment to the environment, the theme for the festival is ‘Loving the Beach’. The Venus Company's mission is to be the greenest café and...
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Black Tor Brewery launch a celebratory Devon Air Ambulance Beer

Black Tor Brewery based in Christow, Dartmoor National Park have launched a special new beer to celebrate 25 years service of the Devon Air Ambulance and raise money for the charity by donating 10p for every pint/bottle sold. Down Draught 4% ABV, a refreshing and easy drinking amber bitter will...
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SALSA award for Truly Treats

Truly Treats has recently been awarded the industry approved SALSA accreditation. This is a nationally recognised scheme that is only granted to suppliers who demonstrate a continuing commitment to producing food that is consistently safe and legal. As SALSA-accredited businesses always...
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South Sands Hotel - a hotel that inspires!

Salcombe’s seaside gem South Sands has been featured on Channel 5 documentary ‘Our Dream Hotel’ as one of Salcombe’s “most successful high end hotels” with “views to die for”. The boutique hotel inspired new hoteliers on the programme with its classy, understated beachside décor that combines...
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