Below is the nomination criteria for the 2018 Cornwall Life Food & Drink Awards. Click on ‘More information’ to find further details of each category.
2018 CORNISH FOOD AND DRINK HERO
Sponsored by WESTCHEM – MAKING HYGIENE EASY
Cornwall has a vibrant food and drink scene and this category celebrates the individual who has made the most impact on the local community.
BEST CORNISH PRODUCT/PRODUCER OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Waitrose
This category aims to celebrate our local producers that play such a vital role in the food community.
BEST HOTEL RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Savills
This category enables our numerous hotel restaurants to stand out from the crowd.
BEST RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Straight To The Sauce
The winner of this category will be the restaurant that – in the judges’ opinion – offers the best dining experience.
BEST TEA/COFFEE SHOP OF THE YEAR
We recognise that tea shops and coffee shops are an integral part of the Cornwall food and drink scene and we’d like to know your favourites.
CHEF OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by CARBIS BAY HOTEL
The chef of the year is someone who has devoted themselves to the cause of serving the best possible food.
CUSTOMER SERVICE AWARD
This award is designed to praise a local food or drink business for their excellent awareness of their customers’ needs.
INDEPENDENT RETAILER OF THE YEAR
Vote for your favourite local food shop in this category, look out for establishments that genuinely supply items produced and grown here in Cornwall.