Vote to choose Lincolnshire’s best at food awards

The public will choose the winners of the People's Choice Award at the Select Lincolnshire Food, Drink and Hospitality Awards
The public will choose the winners of the People's Choice Award at the Select Lincolnshire Food, Drink and Hospitality Awards

Shoppers and food lovers across Lincolnshire are being invited to judge the county’s best growers, producers and hospitality businesses in this year’s Select Lincolnshire Food, Drink and Hospitality Awards.

Gillian Richardson, business development manager for Select Lincolnshire for Food, said: “The anticipated annual awards recognise and reward the people and businesses behind Lincolnshire’s billion pound food and farming industry.

“Celebrating Lincolnshire’s finest food is a pivotal event in our busy calendars, and we’re looking forward to rewarding winning local businesses with the acknowledgement they deserve.”

One of the most popular features categories is the People’s Choice Award, giving consumers, local chefs, cooks and shoppers, the chance to vote for their favourite local food business who they feel are worthy of a special prize.

Once again, Lincolnshire Co-op have pledged their support to the awards by sponsoring The People’s Choice category and, Lincoln Minster School, which will host the ceremony on October 11, are is developing a Lincolnshire-themed three-course meal for the event.

Gillian concluded: “I’d like to invite everyone to cast their vote on the Select Lincolnshire for Food website, and help us find the most rewarding business worthy of the People’s Choice Award.

Every person who votes will be entered into a free prize draw to win one of five Lincolnshire cookbooks worth £14.95 each.

To vote in the People’s Choice category, go to www.selectlincolnshire.com.

The deadline for voting is September 15.