The countdown to the 2012 Cheshire Life and Lancashire Life Food and Drink Awards
PUBLISHED: 18:09 11 July 2012 | UPDATED: 21:37 20 February 2013
Preparations are underway for one of the region's most glittering nights...with a little help from our friends
An expert team at the magnificent Midland Hotel in Manchester will be pulling out all the stops to make sure this years Lancashire Life and Cheshire Life Food and Drink Awards night is a glittering occasion.
Guests at the black tie event on Monday October 29th will be treated to a champagne reception followed by a superb four-course meal using the very best ingredients - after all, the entire occasion is a celebration of local produce and hospitality.
But in addition to the sterling services of the Midland Hotel chefs and event organisers, the occasion enjoys the support of various sponsors.
Robinsons are very proud to be a part of the Awards.
The Stockport-based brewery is once again the main sponsor. John Robinson, brand manager said: One of our big drives this year is beer and food matching, and by teaming up with the Cheshire Life and Lancashire Life Food and Drink Awards hopefully we can encourage the finest restaurants and pubs in the north west to match their dishes with our national drink...real ale! I wish all of the nominees the very best of luck this year and look forward to the Awards night in October.
In addition, Henry Stephenson, managing director at catering supplies firm Stephensons, said: As major supporters of the hospitality industry, and in particular, our treasured traditional pubs in the North West, we are proud to sponsor the Dining Pub of the Year category for the second year. The Food and Drink Awards is a great opportunity to celebrate excellence and all that is good about food and drink in our fantastic region. To be a part of this celebration is a great honour.
Join the celebrations
We would like to invite readers to the awards dinner to show your appreciation for what is genuinely some of the finest talent to be found not just in the region but the country.
Tickets for the Awards evening are now available to buy. Places are limited so please reserve your tickets immediately to avoid disappointment.
Individual tickets are 65 each plus VAT. The price includes a champagne reception, a 4 course dinner with wine.
Please call Linda Chase to book your tickets on 0161 928 0333 or email - firstname.lastname@example.org. We would love to see you there.
The 2012 categories:
North West Food Hero of the Year
Cheshire Life Hotel of the Year
Lancashire Life Hotel of the Year
Lake District Hotel of the Year
North Wales Hospitality/Dining Excellence of the Year
Cheshire Life Restaurant of the Year
Lancashire Life Restaurant of the Year
Cheshire Life Dining pub of the Year
Lancashire Life Dining Pub of the Year
Lake District Dining Pub/Restaurant
Cheshire Life Food Producer of the Year
Lancashire Life Food Producer of the Year
Manchester Restaurant of the Year
Liverpool Restaurant of the Year