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Country Puddings family heads for BBC Food & Farming Awards – with the Archers

Country Puddings is on countdown to the finals of the BBC Radio 4 Food & Farming Awards to be held in Bristol next week (Wednesday 13th June).  Their category is fiercely contested - cheese from the Archers was included in the shortlist line-up visits. Country Puddings features in the  Food Producer of the Year category, [...]

June 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Country Puddings family heads for BBC Food & Farming Awards – with the Archers

Terms and Conditions: Country Puddings Facebook Giveaway

1. The competition is open to registered users of Facebook in the United Kingdom, aged 16 or over. The competition will run from 13:00 on 30th March 2018 to 21:00 on 6th April 2018. 2. All information detailing how to enter this competition forms part of these terms and conditions. It is a condition of [...]

November 6th, 2017|Comments Off on Terms and Conditions: Country Puddings Facebook Giveaway

We’re going for gold at the Quality Food Awards!

What a year it's been for our Syrup Sponge Pudding - it started with a gold star in the 2016 Great Taste Awards and now our traditional favourite has been nominated for a Quality Food Award! The annual Quality Food Awards recognises the very best food and drink products on sale in UK grocery outlets and [...]

November 8th, 2016|Comments Off on We’re going for gold at the Quality Food Awards!

We’ve got Great Taste!

We're celebrating after three of our delicious puddings were awarded one gold star by the 'Oscars' of the food world... Our Syrup Sponge Pudding, Summer Pudding and Jam Sponge Pudding all scooped one gold star in the Great Taste Awards 2016. Organised by the Guild of Fine Food, The Great Taste Awards is the acknowledged benchmark for fine food [...]

October 6th, 2016|Comments Off on We’ve got Great Taste!

A homely-looking pud…exactly as promised

Country Puddings have been awarded another three awards in this year's Great Taste Awards. Some comments from the judges (who taste the products without knowing the brand or producer to keep the judging fair and unbiased) are: Jam Sponge Pudding "The sponge is most welcoming - rich, moist and buttery" "Light and fluffy individual sponge [...]

July 28th, 2016|Comments Off on A homely-looking pud…exactly as promised

The Summer Pudding

We are delighted to be able to announce that we are sponsoring The Summer Pudding - a one day festival in the magical setting of Appleby Castle with luscious food, a vintage market, the best bands, and fabulous entertainment. In December 2015, Appleby In Westmorland was one of many places in Cumbria to be severely affected [...]

July 22nd, 2016|Comments Off on The Summer Pudding

Waste Not Want Not

As a food producer, we care about our responsibility to the environment and we'd like to share with you that we've just pledged our support to reduce the 1.9 million (yes million) tonnes of food waste in the UK. The campaign (started by The Grocer, a British market leading magazine devoted to grocery), which only started last [...]

May 30th, 2016|Comments Off on Waste Not Want Not

Two more Great Taste Awards for our Puddings

For the seventh year running we have scooped prestigious accolades in the Oscars of the food industry; the Great Taste Awards. Famous for its Cumbrian origin our Sticky Toffee Pudding has been awarded one gold star, whilst the Sticky Ginger Pudding has received two gold stars, with comments from the judges table "This is near [...]

August 10th, 2015|Comments Off on Two more Great Taste Awards for our Puddings

Country Puddings shortlisted in the Food & Drink Federation awards

Innovation, creativity and passion underpin the exceptional ideas, people and businesses that have made the shortlist for this year's FDF Awards 2015; including Country Puddings. The Food and Drink Federation Awards honour the talent and inspiration in the UK food and drink sector. Finalists will find out if they have triumphed on Monday 7 September [...]

June 30th, 2015|Comments Off on Country Puddings shortlisted in the Food & Drink Federation awards

Armed Forces Day

In the early years of Country Puddings (when we made our puddings in a converted barn on the family dairy farm) we occasionally had avid pudding fans turn up at our door with a mission of purchasing our wares, tracking us down from near and far. One such regular customer was a lady called Sue, [...]

June 24th, 2015|Comments Off on Armed Forces Day