And The Winners are …….

BEST RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR

The Ethicurean, Wrington

Runners up:

Clavelshay Barn, North Petherton

Langford Fivehead, Lower Swell

Sponsored by Howards Motor Group

 

BEST INDEPENDENT FOOD SHOP OF THE YEAR

Queen Street Delicatessen, Wells

Runners up:

Kitchen, Langport

Oates & Musson, Castle Cary

Seafoods, Burnham-on-Sea

Sponsored by The FSB

 

BEST FOOD OR DRINK PRODUCT OF THE YEAR

Moonbeams Land, Wellington

Runners up:

Bradley’s Juices, Nr Hewish

Macarons from Kitchen Langport, Langport

Sponsored by Junction 24

 

BEST FARMERS MARKET OF THE YEAR

Wiveliscombe Farmers Market

Runners up:

Langport Farmers Market

Taunton Farmers Market

Sponsored by Bridgwater College

 

BEST BUTCHER OF THE YEAR

Thornes Butchers, Wiveliscombe

Runners up:

Evans the Butchers, Langport

Pynes of Somerset, North Petherton

Sponsored by NFU Mutual

 

BEST TEAROOM / COFFEE SHOP OF THE YEAR

Daisy Cottage Tearooms, Bishops Lydeard

Runners up:

Cole Manor Tearooms, near Bruton

Mothers Little Vintage Tearoom, Castle Cary

Sponsored by The FSB

 

BEST GASTRO PUB OF THE YEAR

The Globe, Milverton

Runners up:

Stags Head, Yarlington

The White Post, Rimpton

Sponsored by Climate Roofs

 

BEST HOTEL RESTAURANT

Ash House Hotel, Nr Martock

Runners up:

Cross Lane House, Minehead

Homewood Park Hotel, Bath

Sponsored by National Westchem

 

BEST SOMERSET SUNDAY ROAST

The Anchor Inn, Hillfarrance

Runners up:

The Old Inn, Hutton

The Ring O’Bells, Templecloud

Sponsored by Yeo Valley

 

BEST CHEF OF THE YEAR

Martin Blake, Homewood Park Hotel, Bath

Runners up:

Brett Sutton, The White Post, Rimpton

Kaan Atasoy, The Globe, Milverton

Sponsored by Thatchers

 

SOMERSET FOOD HERO

Beverley & Sarah Milner-Simonds, The People’s Plot

Sponsored by Vision South West

 

With thanks to our judges:

Bob Smart, Beverley Milner-Simonds, Karen Pearson, Rupert Cox, Tanys Pullin, Rachel Davies and Pru Rose, Andy Cooper, Charlotte Skidmore and Sarah Ford.

Thank you to our 2014 Sponsors: Junction 24, Ston Easton Park, NFU Mutual, FSB, Bridgwater College, Climate Roofs, Yeo Valley, Thatchers Cider, Howards Motor Group, Vision South West, National Westchem.

Somerset Life would also like to extend our thanks to:

Ben McGrail from BBC Somerset

Bradleys Juice, Frobishers, Glastonbury Spring Water, Portlebay Popcorn, Radfords Fudge and Smith & Evans.