Win tickets to the Taste of the West Hospitality Awards 2017!

Calling all LWC customers, are you nominating yourself in the 2017 Taste of the West Hospitality Awards? If you’re shortlisted in Best South West Dining Pub category, you could be in with the chance of winning tickets to the official awards ceremony in the autumn, completely on us!

We will be sending two people from up to three shortlisted venues to the event and all you have to do to be in with a chance of winning, is get yourself nominated – so what are you waiting for?

You have until 31st May to get your entries in: Enter Here!

Last year the fantastic event took place at Exeter Cathedral with over 400 people in attendance. Details of this year’s event will be announced soon!

We’re sponsoring the Best South West Dining Pub category

That’s not all, we are delighted to this year, be one of the main sponsors of the 2017 Taste of the West Awards. We will be sponsoring the Best South West Dining Pub category, which recognises venues who excel in both food and drink, encompassing fully the spirit of the awards – and what we do as a company!

We work with a lot of fantastic venues in the South West who all deserve to be recognised so we hope that our customer will get involved and nominate themselves. 

What are the judges looking for?

The judges are looking for an excellent use of local suppliers, communication of this to your diners, brilliant customer service and when it comes to what’s on the plate, good quality and great taste!

If you enter, you’ll receive an objective evaluation about your establishment, Taste of the West will promote you on their website, and from April 2017 you’ll also be featured on their brand new food trail map!

If you go on to win a Gold, Silver or Highly Commended award, you’ll receive a winners’ pack to promote your success. This includes a digital logo, window sticker and a certificate to hang on your wall!

About the awards

The awards comprise of 12 different categories, all of which set a benchmark for excellence across the region. In 2016 the winner of the Dining Pub Category was Cornwall’s, The Rising Sun in Truro. The awards programme is judged by a team of experienced and professional judges, who assess each one on various criteria, in particular, the extent of and communication of local sourcing.

As well as Best South West Dining Pub, other categories include Restaurant, Café, Casual Dining, Local Food to Go, B&B and Hotel.

As members ourselves of Taste of the West, we are proud to now also be associated with the awards. It gives us an opportunity to share our passion for local produce and to support many of our existing clients who we both stock and supply. We can’t wait to see who the nominees are going to be in the Dining Pub category and we wish everyone the best of luck!