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Business finalists announced for The Taste of Kent Awards 2024, as tickets released for the Food & Drink event of the year 

Following the announcement of the 2024 Taste of Kent Awards food and drink product finalists, Produced in Kent are pleased to reveal new finalists across the business categories.   The finalists for the business categories include Kent based independent retailers, food…

Nutritionally Enhanced Pea Shoots to Launch in June 

Kent Vertical Farmer to introduce nutritionally enhanced Pea Shoots Biofortified with Vitamin B12. Vertical microgreen farm Ro-Gro is set to energise shoppers as it launches the UK’s very first pea shoots biofortified with vitamin B12 to retail shelves this June….

Our food system is broken: Experts slam ultra-processed foods at Kent food industry forum

Headline speakers on a panel at Produced in Kent’s annual Future Food Forum gave a damning indictment on the state of the current food system and the proliferation of Ultra-Processed Foods (UPFs) fuelling the nation’s obesity and mental health crises….

The Taste of Kent Awards Reveals  
the 2024 Food and Drink Product Shortlist  

Produced in Kent is delighted to announce the food and drink product shortlist for the highly anticipated Taste of Kent Awards 2024. The awards, now in their 19th year celebrate and showcase the tastiest food and drink that Kent has…

Entry to the Taste of Kent Awards is now open! 

On Friday 12th January the nationally acknowledged Taste of Kent Awards (TOKA) presented its 2024 award programme at a packed launch event at The Yarrow in Broadstairs. Sponsored by EKC Group the event was attended by the great and the…

Folkestone Harbour Welcomes the Return of its Folkestone Festive Marketplace for a full ‘Christmas-on-Sea’ experience 

Folkestone Harbour, on the Kent coast, is gearing up for the return of the Folkestone Festive Marketplace, promising to be its biggest and most magical year yet, including the addition of a new Harbour Grotto festive experience, putting a maritime…

Strive to Buy Five from   Kent this Christmas

Treat yourself and your loved ones to the best of Kent this Christmas, whilst supporting all your favourite small businesses. Produced in Kent has an enormous selection of suggestions for the festive season, from where to find your festive turkey…

Waterside Restaurant Celebrates Prestigious Hospitality Award 

Scooping a prestigious 2AA Rosette for Culinary Excellence, the team at The Ferry House, are raising a toast to the achievement with a glass of Gin (made using grain grown on the family farm). This significant award places the Isle…

Wealden Festival 2023: A Festival of Nature, Creativity and Local Produce

Returning to the enchanting setting of Boldshaves Garden near Woodchurch in Kent over two midsummer days on 24th and 25th June, this year’s Wealden Festival stands in celebration of the wonder of the natural world and the myriad of ways…

Woolton Farm Presents: The Spring Beer & Cider Festival 

Celebrate the final May bank holiday with a visit to the Spring Beer & Cider Festival at Woolton Farm, near Canterbury. This four-day family-friendly event runs from Friday 26th May through to Monday 29th May and promises an exceptional selection…