The Sussex Food and Drink Awards 2019 will open for entries on 10th September 2018 building up to a summer banquet in May 2019 – so we can wear summer frocks!
Our awards are FREE to enter and we’re looking for the best Sussex food and drink producers, farmers and the outlets that sell and serve their produce. The Sussex Food & Drink Awards is the only awards in the county created to support and boost local farmers, food and drink producers and the outlets which serve and sell their superb local fare.
Renowned as the Sussex foodie event of the year the 2018 Sussex Food & Drink Awards Banquet was held on Wednesday 7th February 2018 at the Amex. Hosted by Danny Pike from BBC Sussex, and actress Julie Graham, this black tie event included a wonderful ‘Sussex bubbly and ale reception’, with Harveys Ale, Carr Taylor sparkling wine, Wobblegate apple juice and Brighton Gin accompanied by delicious canapés from The Naked Food Company.
This was followed by a stunning seven-course banquet created by stadium caterers Sodexo Prestige, using the very best local and seasonal ingredients supplied by Lighthouse Bakery, Real Patisserie, Bookham & Harrison, Southview Farm Dairy, Hoads Farm, Veasey & Sons Fishmongers, Plumpton College, R P Meats (Wholesale), T G Fruits, The Cheese Man, Deerview Fine Foods, Just Brownies, The Raw Chocolate Company, South Downs Water Co Ltd and Edgcumbes Coffee Roasters and Tea Blenders.
More information about our 2019 banquet will be available soon. For information about becoming a sponsor please contact firstname.lastname@example.org