hotel, b&b, and restaurant category

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The Hotel, Restaurant and B&B Awards -The 2022 Awards!

The Competition is Now Open!

The Hotel, B&B and Restaurant Awards are for any business that makes their own marmalade using the traditional ‘open-pan’ method and sells it to their customers.

You are helping to continue a great British custom whilst providing a great experience for your guests!

To enter the competition, download the entry form here. 

Entering the 2022 Hotel, Restaurant and B&B Awards

We are excited to announce the return of the 2022 Artisan Awards! We will soon be sending out the entry form, in the meantime here is a list of key dates for your diary:

4th January 2022-You can send your entries to Dalemain

11th February 2022-The last day for sending entries in and the competition closes

26th March 2022-The Hotel, Restaurant and B&B Awards Evening-an exclusive awards presentation for the Artisan winners with the winning marmalades on display in Dalemain’s Dining Room.

27th March 2022-The Start of International Marmalade Week! A week packed with fun marmalade-filled activities such as displays, tastings, workshops and delicious homemade cream teas from the Dalemain Tearoom!

If you make your own open-pan marmalade that you serve to guests in your establishment and would like to enter the 2022 competition, make sure you join our mailing list HERE. We will email you when the competition opens at the end of this year, and will send a copy of the entry form, which contains all the information you need on how to enter, with categories, Terms and Conditions and delivery instructions.

Winning a Marmalade Award denotes a marmalade of incredibly high quality and past winners have seen huge benefits from their business. This year more than ever, we are so proud to champion independent establishments who are willing to go that extra mile to bring their guests something special. Gold Winners are also listed on our MARMALADE MAP, which offers guests suggestions for the best place to stay in the UK for quality homemade marmalade.

2022 categories:

1. Seville Orange Marmalade
1a. Thick cut (peel approx. 8mm diameter)
1b. Medium cut (peel approx. 4.5mm diameter)
1c. Fine cut (peel approx. 1.5mm diameter)
2. Any Citrus Marmalade
2a. Lemon Marmalade
2b. Lime Marmalade
2c. Blood Orange Marmalade
2d. Grapefruit Marmalade
2e. Seville with any other Citrus
2f. Any other Citrus (single or combination)
3. Reduced Sugar Marmalade
4. Citrus Preserve with Interesting Additions
5. Citrus Preserve with Alcohol
6. Citrus Preserve for Savoury Food
7. Organic Marmalade

More information

If you produce and sell your marmalade commercially, you are not eligible to enter the Homemade Awards, so please do read the terms and conditions carefully.

If you win a Double Gold, Gold, Silver or Bronze Award, you are eligible for the Award Roundels, which can be purchased through the Marmalade Awards. These can be affixed to your jars and denote a marmalade of the highest quality. All winners are also listed on our website.

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In the meantime, if you would like to hear more from the Marmalade Awards, you can subscribe to our mailing list by following this link here and completing the form. We will not use your information to spam you or pass it on to a third party.

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