White Rose Awards 2016

This category is aimed at smaller, independent businesses within the tourism industry with a focus on serving food and drink. Entries must demonstrate creativity in their use of local produce, consistent quality in the delivery and presentation of food and creative marketing.

Asparagus Green Catering

Asparagus Green Catering was set up in 2015 on the back of its first contract awarded at The National Coal Mining Museum for England. Unlike most contract caterers Asparagus Green prides itself on sourcing all the products not just within Yorkshire but within the immediate town where the venue sits. Attention to detail is at the front of everything that Asparagus Green do, from event catering to the daytime cafe offer, all food is produced onsite.

Drewton's Farm Shop

A traditional farm shop with a classy twist! Set in 1,200 acres of tranquil countryside, Drewton's Farm Shop offers the very best in locally-sourced and regional produce. Working closely with more than 250 local farmers, growers and suppliers to ensure that their customers have access to the highest-quality produce, whilst upholding high standards of freshness, flavour and traceability.

High Parks Tearoom

High Parks Tearoom is a traditional dales experience with home baking, homemade soups, afternoon teas, savouries and hot and cold meals, with daily specials and brunch on Sunday. Much of the ingredients used are locally sourced and produced, allowing you to experience the fabulous North Yorkshire cuisine. The generous selection of cake is washed down with the gourmet coffees on offer, Yorkshire tea and cold beverages.

Keelham Farm Shop

Keelham Farm Shop have been selling tasty, fresh food at affordable prices for three generations. With the belief food shopping should be fun, hard work creates a unique experience with a fantastic team who are eager to help, who know their stuff. At Keelham Farm Shop, they believe in championing the fantastic suppliers and food that the region has to offer with food from more than 400 farmers and suppliers.

Yorkshire Food Finder

Yorkshire Food Finder is all about celebrating the finest food and drink England's largest county has to offer. What better way to do that than taking you on Yorkshire food trails for unique behind the scenes access? Discover, taste and eat mouth-watering, totally Yorkshire produce, with gourmet food trails, skills courses and dinner prepared by local chef and founder of Yorkshire Food Finder, Sue Nelson.

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 ยป