Great British summer shines on South of England Show

The sun shone as thousands joined the region’s biggest celebration of British countryside and farming, the South of England Show, this week [June 9-11] with superb displays covering every aspect of country life. The South of England Agricultural Society celebrated their patron the Queen’s official 90th birthday weekend with spectacular arena action and a surprise…

Announcing the Nyetimber Skybar

Nyetimber, producer of England’s finest sparkling wine, is today announced as the naming partner of the Sky Bar on British Airways i360, just two weeks before leading lights from the wine world descend upon Brighton for the International Cold Climate Wine Symposium [May 26-28]. The Nyetimber Sky Bar is set to become the most unique…

Nominate now for Sussex Food and Drink Awards 2017

After a hugely successful 10th anniversary year, Sussex Food & Drink Awards 2017 is now open to take online nominations at www.sussexfoodawards.biz seeking the best Sussex food and drink producers and the outlets that sell and serve the best in the county. Patron of the awards, Sally Gunnell OBE, has welcomed new sponsors ETI Ltd,…

Top South Downs chefs back ‘eat local’ campaign

Top chefs in the South Downs region are getting behind a campaign to encourage people to ‘eat local’ by sharing their signature recipes using local, seasonal ingredients on Southdownsfood.org, the free local ‘food finder’. Steven Edwards, former MasterChef: The Professionals Winner and Sussex Young Chef of the Year, is the first in a line of…

Ten out of ten for Sussex Food & Drink Awards

Celebrations were in full flow last night [Thursday 28 January 2016] as the Sussex Food & Drink Awards marked its tenth birthday with ten of Sussex’s top food and drink producers hailed as local heroes as they received their winning trophies at the Amex Stadium in Brighton. Hosted by awards patron, Sally Gunnell OBE DL…

Celebrations as Grand Finalists announced

The Grand Finalists in the Sussex Food & Drink Awards 2015/16 have been revealed this week, following an eight-month intensive process, including several phases of expert judging and the verification of over 10,000 votes from members of the public. These inspirational Sussex food and drink heroes can now look forward to an exciting night of…

Chefs sizzle at Sussex Young Chef of the Year Cook Off

Battle commenced in the kitchens at the Amex Stadium in Brighton on Thursday 29 October as six of the county’s finest young chefs took part in a sizzling ‘MasterChef’ style cook off to decide the winner of the coveted title Sussex Young Chef of the Year, sponsored by Sodexo Prestige, as part of the Sussex…

Sussex Young Chefs Sizzle at Cook Off

Battle commenced in the kitchens at the Amex Stadium in Brighton today [Thursday 29 October] as six of the county’s finest young chefs took part in a sizzling ‘MasterChef’ style cook off to decide the winner of the coveted title Sussex Young Chef of the Year, sponsored by Sodexo Prestige, as part of the Sussex…

Sussex Street Food Grand Finalists Revealed in Lewes

Three Sussex Street Food vendors were announced as Grand Finalists in the Sussex Food & Drink Awards 2016 at a special event held in Lewes yesterday [25 October], which attracted thousands of food lovers. Boca Loco from Arundel, Jah Jyot Punjabi Street Food from Southwater and The Troll’s Pantry from Brighton were declared Grand Finalists…