Marmalade Awards News

Calling Marmalade Makers from across the Commonwealth

New for 2018: Here at the World's Original Marmalade Awards we are delighted to be running a 'Commonwealth Competition' this year. With the support of the Commonwealth Office and in a year of Commonwealth celebrations, the competition aims to bring people from all backgrounds and across the world together through the joy of making marmalade. [...]

January 30th, 2018|Marmalade Awards News|

The Future of Marmalade: it’s time to celebrate Innovation

Here at the Marmalade Awards we have always been keen to promote innovation and creativity in preserves – marmalade is far more than just an orange spread to have on your toast in the morning (wonderful and crucial though that is!) We love to champion new flavours and methods and have been on the hunt [...]

January 22nd, 2018|Marmalade Awards News|

New Artisan Marmalade Judges

Here at the Marmalade Awards we have always been hugely proud of our Artisan judges, giants in the food industry whose talents have led to the selection of some truly incredible Marmalade Award winners year upon year. Led by our phenomenal head judges Pam ‘the jam’ Corbin and Dan Lepard, our judges have always been [...]

January 10th, 2018|Marmalade Awards News|

Sussex Fundraisers go for Gold!

Sussex fundraisers encourage entries into the 2018 World’s Original Marmalade Awards – with a little help from Hugh Bonneville. Friends of Sussex Hospices have been working hard to gather even more entries for the 2018 World’s Original Marmalade Awards. They hope to raise hugely important funds for palliative care in the area – and possibly [...]

January 3rd, 2018|Marmalade Awards News|

The Launch of the World’s Original Marmalade Awards at Australia House: VIDEO

We wrote a post recently about our launch of the 2018 World's Original Marmalade Awards, which took place on 31st October at Australia House. The event was both a launch party for the 13th World's Original Marmalade Awards and a celebration of the second Australian Festival of Marmalade, which took place in Riverland, Adelaide, in [...]

December 13th, 2017|Marmalade Awards News|

New Marmalade Awards Patrons

We are delighted to announce that we have two new Patrons of the World's Original Marmalade Awards and Festival, as they enter their 13th year. Russell Luckock founded the Marmalashes in 2010, when he contacted Jane Hasell-McCosh with a challenge - the best 12 Australian marmalades to go head to head with the best English. [...]

November 16th, 2017|Marmalade Awards News|

Launching the 2018 Marmalade Awards

The World's Original Marmalade Awards are back! Yesterday, we launched the 2018 Marmalade Awards at Australia House in London by kind permission of HE The Hon Alexander Downer AC. It was also a celebration of the second Australian Marmalade Festival which was held in September this year. Jane Hasell-McCosh was asked to judge, and thought it [...]

November 1st, 2017|Marmalade Awards News|

Sweet Success for Australia’s Best Marmalade

Australia’s best marmalades have been recognised today in the second annual Australian Festival of Marmalade at Renmark in South Australia, heart of the nation’s citrus industry. More than 200 entries were received from across Australia and as far as Europe, with separate competitions for home-made and artisan (small commercial) marmalades. “Once again, the response from [...]

September 12th, 2017|Marmalade Awards News|

The Australian Marmalade Festival Launches!

Following the fantastic success of the inaugural South Australian Marmalade Awards in 2016, we are delighted to announce the launch of the 2017 Australian Marmalade Awards! Bigger and better than last year, these awards once again take place under the umbrella of the World's Original Marmalade Awards, and hope to encourage the best and brightest [...]

June 13th, 2017|Marmalade Awards News|
  • Video subtitled in Japanese and English. Speech given by Japanese Ambassador to the UK, Mr Koji Tsuruoka, at The World Marmalade Awards 2017, Cumbria

Welcoming Japan during Golden Week ゴールデンウィーク 2017

To us here at Dalemain House in Cumbria it is always a golden time, surrounded by beautiful marmalade and warm memories of the extraordinary jars we’ve received from around the world. But for our friends in Japan, the period of holidays known as Golden Week from April 29th - May 5th are a time when [...]

April 22nd, 2017|Marmalade Awards News|
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