White Rose Awards 2016

This category is aimed at smaller, independent Yorkshire businesses that produce or make local food and drink, or artisan crafts and art. Entries must demonstrate creativity in their use of local ingredients and materials, consistent quality in the delivery and presentation and creative marketing.

Beaver Furniture

Established in 1960, Beaver Furniture makes a range of items for every room in your home. Whether you need a table to last a lifetime or a small gift for a loved one, their handmade oak furniture will provide enduring character and warmth. Working with each customer to translate ideas into beautiful items of furniture, each piece features the distinctive carved Beaver trademark.


For over twenty years, Dalesbred have been creating bespoke furniture, soft furnishings and upholstery for customers across the British Isles. From the workshop in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, inspiration comes from the arts & crafts movement as well as their client's own tastes, lifestyles and living spaces.

Sloemotion Ltd

Sloemotion is a producer of high quality hedgerow and orchard fruit liqueurs, such as Sloe Gin and Cherry Brandy. They also produce unique products such as hand-made Sloe Gin Chocolate Truffles. Their products are retailed at around 350 outlets around the UK. A decade on from start up, the Sloemotion team still believe that great taste and quality ingredients are what makes the brand stand out from the rest.

The Sawley Kitchen

The Sawley Kitchen are an independent Yorkshire company specialising in hand crafted delights, baked in the traditional manner, using family recipes some 200 years old. Creating a mouth-watering range of award-winning handmade tasty treats for you, your hotel, your shop, café or restaurant, your event, your friends and of course your family.

Tipple Tails, Wadsley Hall Farm Kitchen

The Tipple Tails philosophy in life is to do things well, take the time to enjoy simple pleasures and celebrate the things that matter most. Jane Stammers is a passionate baker of yummy rich, moist cakes bursting with fruit and nuts and laced with unusual, locally-made liqueurs for a delicious treat. Jane’s scrumptious cakes are made with lovely ingredients from local, passionate producers and long standing local and family businesses.

Yorkshire Heart Vineyard & Brewery

Yorkshire Heart Vineyard and Brewery is based in Nun Monkton, a picturesque village between Harrogate and York. The hard working team are focused on producing fine English wines from grape to glass in our Vineyard and Winery as well as a fantastic range of quality easy drinking craft beers from the heart in cask and bottles at their modern micro-brewery.

This year's White Rose Award will be held at the brand new Hall 1, Yorkshire Event Centre, Harrogate on Monday 21st November. Get your tickets now »