Meet the 2016 Devon Life Food and Drink Awards Sponsors
PUBLISHED: 16:30 15 July 2016 | UPDATED: 10:18 20 July 2016
Meet the 2016 Devon Life Food and Drink Awards Sponsors including a conversation with headline sponsor Michael Dart
Michael Dart - Director at Darts Farm
What is your favourite local product? Mike’s Smokehouse Manuka smoked salmon pate
Describe your perfect Sunday in Devon. Breakfast at Darts Farm with the family, a trip out on the boat on the River Exe, a picnic at Dawlish Warren followed by hot chocolate and chocolate tiffin at Turf Locks Hotel.
Favourite dish to cook at home: Ruby Red dry aged ribeye steak with roasted vegetables, dauphinoise potatoes and purple sprouting from our fields
What do we like about being involved in the awards? We always love to meet up with our favourite local food and drink producers and always meet one or two newbies!
Devon Life are proud to host the 2016 Devon Life Food and Drink Awards in association with Darts Farm. Find out more about Darts Farm at http://foodawards.devonlife.co.uk/sponsor/darts-farm/
Sponsoring BEST DRINKS PRODUCT OF THE YEAR
Lyme Bay Winery, UK’s market-leading artisan producer of unique, award-winning ciders, fruit wines and fruit
Sponsoring BEST FOOD EVENT OF THE YEAR
Otter Nurseries is a family-run garden centre business celebrating the best of gardening, home and leisure.
Sponsoring BEST FOOD PRODUCT OF THE YEAR
Michelmores is a Top 100 UK law firm with offices in Exeter, Bristol and London.
Sponsoring BEST TEAROOM / COFFEE SHOP OF THE YEAR
Since 1999, we’ve independently advised individuals buying fine property in some of the most beautiful locations in England.
Sponsoring BEST HOTEL RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR
Our team at Savills understand some of these pressures and they know the role property plays at the heart of any hotel or leisure based business.
Sponsoring BEST NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR
The Federation of Small Businesses is the UK’s largest campaigning pressure group promoting and protecting the interests of the self-employed and owners of small firms.
Sponsoring BEST GASTRO PUB OF THE YEAR
Pyne & Lyon is a boutique property consultancy based in Exeter - offering something unique and very different.
Sponsoring BEST INDEPENDENT FOOD SHOP OF THE YEAR
Sidmouth-based Potburys is an independent, family-owned business that has been firmly rooted in East Devon for over 150 years.
Sponsoring BEST RESTAURANT / DINING EXPERIENCE OF THE YEAR
National Westchem is the largest privately owned detergent company in the South West. We offer a wide range of unique detergents and control systems to the hospitality and care sectors.
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