Aug 052015

Great Taste, organised by the Guild of Fine Food, is the acknowledged benchmark for fine food and drink. It has been described as the ‘Oscars’ of the food world and the ‘epicurean equivalent of the Booker prize’ – and East Lothian has swept the board!

judging13In 2015 over 400 judges, including specially trained food writers inputting judges’ comments, came together to judge the entries.

There were four winners from East Lothian: J Gilmour & Co Ltd (for their Pork and Fresh Herb Sausages), Belter & Cole (Zesty Lime Chocolate and Dark & Stormy Chocolate), Umami Fifth Taste Ltd (Cambodian Cari K’hom, Indonesian Sumatran, Thai satay, Malaysian Rendang and Scotch Thai curry kits) and All Mixed Up (Cranachan biscuit mix).

A full list of all the winners can be seen here