2018 Shortlist

BEST DRINK AWARD sponsored by Booker
 
BEST BREWED 
Black Isle Brewing Co - Black Isle Brewery organic range
Spey Valley Brewery - Sunshine On Keith, Stillman's IPA, 1814
 
BEST DISTILLED
Dalwhinnie Distillery Visitor Centre, Diageo plc - Lizzie's Dram
Dunnet Bay Distillers - Lassies Toast Gin
Isle of Arran Distillers - Single Malt Whisky Range
The Tomatin Distillery Co - 18 Year Old
VS Distillers - J. Gow Rum Spiced Rum
 
BEST MARKETING CAMPAIGN AWARD
Spey
Table Manors
The Tomatin Distillery Co 
Wester Ross Fisheries 
 
EXPORT AWARD sponsored by XPO Logistics
Black Isle Brewing Co
Inverawe Smokehouses
Loch Fyne Oysters
Scottish Salmon Company
Speyside Distillers 
WooHa Brewing Company
 
FOOD AND DRINK BUSINESS GROWTH AWARD sponsored by Johnston Carmichael
Bad Girl Bakery 
Swanson’s Fruit Company 
 
HEALTHIER FOOD AND DRINK AWARD
Fishbox
The Lunchbox Boys
Wester Ross Fisheries
 
INDEPENDENT FOOD & DRINK RETAILER OF THE YEAR
Elephants in the Pantry
Mackenzie's Farm Shop & Cafe
The Phoenix
 
INNOVATION AWARD sponsored by Highlands and Islands Enterprise
Fishbox 
Green Grow Club - Aurora Sustainability 
New Wave Foods
Wild Isle
 
NEW BUSINESS AWARD
Beinn an Tuirc Distillers 
Dingwall Food Assembly
Highland Fold Ice Cream
Isle of Barra Distillers 
Mackenzie's Farm Shop & Cafe
The Orkney Food Company
 
NEW PRODUCT AWARD sponsored by MacRoberts LLP
Beinn an Tuirc Distillers - Kintyre Botanical Gin
Great Glen Charcuterie - Scottish Pork Salami 
Isle of Barra Oysters - Oysters
Isle of Skye Distillers - Tommy's Gin
New Wave Foods - SHØRE Seaweed Puffs
Windswept Brewing Co - Hurricane IPA
 
SUSTAINABILITY AWARD
GlenWyvis Distillery
Loch Fyne Oysters
Scottish Salmon Company
 
YOUNG AMBASSADOR OF THE YEAR sponsored by Brook Street
Finlay MacDonald, Chocolates of Glenshiel
Annie Body, Annie’s Bakery 
Josh Fraser, GlenWyvis Distillery
Mariusz Plucinski, Loch Ness Spirits 
 
BEST EATERY AWARD sponsored by Bidfood Scotland
Carron Restaurant
Gordon Castle Walled Garden
Johnstons of Elgin Coffee Shop
Stacks Coffee House & Bistro
The Puffer Bar & Restaurant
 
RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR sponsored by MacGregor Industrial Supplies
Dornoch Castle Hotel
Loch Fyne Oysters 
Ninth Wave Restaurant
Table Manors Restaurant
The Whitehouse Restaurant Lochaline

 

 

 

Key Dates

Entry deadline – Friday 15 June*
Judging Day – Tuesday 14 August 
Shortlist Announcement – Friday 17 August
Awards Ceremony – Friday 5 October

*accepting entries until 29 June

Sponsors & Partners

Media Partner

SPP

Venue Partner

Category Sponsors

Bidvest
Booker
Brrok Street

Finalist Drinks Reception Sponsor