Gloucestershire and the Cotswold's food and drink businesses celebrated the prestigious Cotswold Life Food And Drink Awards 2011 at Cheltenham Racecourse's Centaur Centre on July 4th.
Local online television company, Cotswold TV covered the event, as well as interviewing past category winners, including The Kitchen, Minchinhampton and Cotswold 88 Hotel in Painswick.
The awards culminated in the Cotswold Food Hero award, sponsored by Target Catering Equipment and was won by the famous Stinking Bishop cheese creator, food and farming guru Charles Martell of Charles Martell & Son, Dymock, The Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire.
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The runners up included Prue Leith and Rob Ensor of Ensors of Gloucestershire.
Next years 10th Anniversary Cotswold Life Food And Drink Awards are already being talked about, with chef Lee Scott of the Cotswolds 88 Hotel hoping to pick up his 3rd consecutive winner award at the event.
To sponsor a category in the Cotswold Life Food And Drink Awards 2012, contact Ceri McQueen at Cotswold Life Magazine on 01242 211076 or email