26 July 2012
Last month's Silver International Chocolate Award has generated some well deserved press for Boutique Aromatique. Congratulations again to Shelly Preston and her team at Boutique Aromatique!
11 July 2012
The BBC Radio 4 Food and Farming Awards celebrate the best of British food and those companies and individuals who grow, make and supply it. On Welbeck we are fortunate to have a strong community of food producers and a great local retailer, the Welbeck Farm Shop. Send in your nominations before midnight on 12th August 2012. The winners will be announced at the BBC Good Food Show in November.
9 July 2012
Congratulations to Dale Green, Education Officer at the Harley Gallery and Joan Brown of Brown's Bed & Breakfast in Holbeck for their Nottinghamshire Stars Awards. Dale Green was Runner Up in the 'UnSung Hero' category and Joan Brown won 'Best Accommodation Provider' alongside an award for 'Outstanding Contribution to the Industry'.
22 June 2012
Congratulations to the Welbeck Farm Shop on winning the Center Parcs 'Supplier of The Year' award for 2012. The Farm Shop supply the Sherwood Forest Center Parcs with hampers containing Stichelton Cheese, Welbeck Bakehouse bread and Boutique Aromatique Chocolates.
19 June 2012
Congratulations to Boutique Aromatique for winning a Silver Award for their Mint & Sweet Basil Ganache at the International Chocolate Awards European Semi Finals which took place in London, 30th May – 1st June 2012. Boutique Aromatique's submission was amongst 250 entries judged by a panel consisting of chocolate experts, food journalists and pastry chefs, including an international Grand Jury. Launched in 2012, the International Chocolate Awards is set to recognise the best fine quality chocolate from around the world.
19 June 2012
Lovely review of the No Direction Home Festival in the Worksop Guardian.
30 May 2012
The Welbeck Farm Shop has launched a new catering service offering delicious lunches and cold buffets using seasonal and when possible local ingredients, sourced from the Welbeck Estate and their network of local suppliers.
24 May 2012
The School of Artisan Food will be attending the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, 3-8 July 2012. The school will be running demonstrations of various artisan food disciplines over the six day show. Be sure to visit their stall at this beautiful show.
17 May 2012
Learn more about the No Direction Home Festival and how it got started in this interview with Festival Director Sofia Hagberg by Experience Nottinghamshire.
10 May 2012
Runners and Riders: The Rise of Modern Horse Racing, the new treasury exhibition at the Harley Gallery is now open. The exhibition recounts how the Cavendish-Bentinck family at Welbeck developed horse racing to become the sport we know today, accompanied by works by leading equestrian painters. Exhibition talks featuring a wide array of well known speakers are scheduled to accompany this fabulous exhibition. Check the Harley Gallery website for further exhibition talk details.The Welbeck Abbey Brewery has joined in the equestrian fun and is producing special edition, horse themed ales throughout 2012. The special edition ales are available for purchase at the Welbeck Farm Shop.