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Deadline extended for Highlands and Islands Food and Drink Awards

12 June 2013

Food and drink businesses across the Highlands and Islands have just five days left from today (Wednesday, 12th June) to enter for the region’s largest and most prestigious food and drink industry awards.

As the new deadline of Monday 17 June deadline approaches for entries for this year’s Highlands & Islands Food & Drink Awards, organisers are calling on the area’s food and drink businesses to make sure they don’t miss the closing date and the opportunity to benefit from the extensive publicity surrounding the high-profile event.

Supported by Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE), the Awards are the region’s most prestigious food and drinks awards, celebrating excellence and achievement in the industry and recognising industry players at the top of their game.

In addition to title sponsor Gordon & MacPhail, sponsors this year include Ace Refrigeration, Cairngorms National Park, J&D Cowper Ltd, Johnston Carmichael, North Highland Initiative, Polaris Learning Ltd, TIO Ltd, SAC/SRUC/(Think Local), Scotland Food & Drink, The Rowett Institute, The Storehouse. The closing date for entries is 5pm on MOnday 17 June.

Further information on all the award categories and how to enter can be found at The shortlisted finalists will be announced in mid-September and full details of the Awards Dinner & Ceremony, hosted by Fred Macaulay, to be held at the Drumossie Hotel, Inverness on Friday, 25th October, will be announced in due course.

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