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The Australian Marmalade Awards are BACK!

We are delighted to announce that the Australian Marmalade Awards ‘Dalemain Down Under’  are back for 2020! It’s been quite the year, but we have some excellent orange news – the Australian Marmalade Awards will once more be held in partnership with the National Trust of South Australia. This marks the 5th Anniversary of this [...]

2020-09-14T13:17:01+01:00September 14th, 2020|Marmalade Awards News|

Lachlan’s Lockdown Marmalade Toffee

This recipe was sent to us by Lachlan (Dr L. Shackleton-Fergus) who operates his tiny gourmet marmalade and confectionery business (J.B. Shackleton's) from his family home near Melbourne, Australia. Lachlan has won six Golds at Dalemain culminating in the Double Gold for his Luxury Grapefruit and Honey Marmalade that topped the Traditional Marmalade Class in [...]

2020-07-02T16:32:42+01:00July 2nd, 2020|Marmalade Awards News|

Winners announced for the 2019 Australian Marmalade Awards

It has been another year of sweet success for Australia's marmalade! The 2019 Australian Marmalade Awards have once again been a huge triumph, with winners from across the country revealed at the Festival at Beaumont House on Sunday 13th October. Almost 250 entries were received from across Australia and as far afield as New Zealand, [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:42+01:00October 21st, 2019|Marmalade Awards News|

Jane returns to Adelaide to judge the 2019 Australian Awards

Jane Hasell-McCosh, founder of the World’s Original Marmalade Awards, has once again traveled to Australia to help judge at the sister event in Adelaide. She is looking forward to trying the best marmalades that Australia has to offer! Ever since Jane founded the Marmalade Awards at her home Dalemain Mansion in Cumbria in 2005, she [...]

2019-10-07T12:58:29+01:00October 7th, 2019|Marmalade Awards News|

The Australian Marmalade Awards Return!

The Australian Marmalade Awards – ‘Dalemain Down Under’ – are back! Competitions are now OPEN and you have until Friday 20th September to get your entries in. We are delighted to announce that the South Australian National Trust are once again going national in 2019, and are on the hunt for the best marmalade maker in all [...]

2019-08-27T15:30:45+01:00August 27th, 2019|Marmalade Awards News|

The Thursday Cottage Commonwealth Competition

Australia victorious in the 2019 Thursday Cottage Commonwealth Marmalade Contest The Thursday Cottage Commonwealth Competition was held for the second time as part of the famous World’s Original Marmalade Awards at Dalemain Mansion, Cumbria this March. The contest is a celebration of how marmalade has united people from around the world, and the winner for [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:45+01:00April 8th, 2019|Marmalade Awards Press Releases|

Australian Marmalade Awards – judging complete!

Jane Hasell-McCosh has once again travelled to Adelaide to judge the Australian Marmalade Awards, organised by the South Australian National Trust in partnership with the Dalemain International Awards. Entries have grown year by year as the marmalade word has 'spread' and with record entries this year Jane was delighted to be tasting hundreds of jars, [...]

2018-10-04T10:43:48+01:00October 4th, 2018|Marmalade Awards News|

2018 Australian Marmalade Awards Open

The 2018 Australian Marmalade Awards opened on 29th July, the occasion being marked by a Citrus Festival at Beaumont House in South Australia. This will be the third year that these awards have taken place in Australia having been first established by Jane Hasell-McCosh as an extension of the World's Original Marmalade Awards held at [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:45+01:00August 28th, 2018|Marmalade Awards News|

The Australian ‘Marmal-Ashes’ have arrived!

Not content with trouncing England in the Ashes in 2018, we have received the annual 'team' of Australian marmalades for the 2018 Marmal-Ashes competition. A group of marmalade makers from Buninyong, Victoria send their marmalades to the Dalemain Marmalade Awards and Festival every year with the aim of taking home the Marmal-Ashes trophy. The Marmal-Ashes [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:49+01:00March 7th, 2018|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 [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:50+01:00November 1st, 2017|Marmalade Awards News|
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