Managed and implemented by the Institute of Meat, an organisation with the passion to push standards in the retail butchery industry.
Each product will be evaluated by a team of expert judges, the team will consist of Chefs, Consumers, industry experts and food technologists. Every entry will receive a full detailed report on how well the product performed, valuable information to help drive and improve standards.
The team of judges will be looking for outstanding products and award them with Gold, Silver and Bronze medals.
Expert judging will take place the week commencing 1st April, you will be asked to supply samples for delivery on Tuesday 2nd April 2019.
The results of the awards will be announced at the special Great British Butchers Awards Ceremony at the Dalziel Butchers Show, Harrogate on Sunday 19th May 2019.
Three finalists from each category will have to bring their products to the Dalziel Butchers Show, Harrogate for final judging for the Best British Award.
1. PROVE THE QUALITY OF YOUR MEAT PRODUCTS…
Every entry into the Great British Awards will be tested by our panel of expert judges. It’s a quick way to get honest, straightforward and impartial feedback from chefs, consumers and industry experts.
2. PROVIDES AN OPPORTUNITY TO ENGAGE WITH CONSUMERS…
Engage with consumers to celebrate the joy and benefits of eating products from retail butchers shops and highlight the quality and standard of the products they sell.
3. RECEIVE THE HIGHEST ACCREDITATION FOR THE PRODUCTS YOU SELL…
The Institute of Meat with their panel of expert judges will be looking for outstanding quality products and award them with Gold, Silver or Bronze medals.
4. DRIVING YOUR QUALITY STANDARDS BETTER THAN THE COMPETITION…
Every entry will receive a detailed report specifying all the comments and feedback from the panel of expert judges. A crucial platform to help retail butchers in product development and continuing their drive for innovation.
5. A CHANCE OF WINNING A ‘BEST BRITISH’ MEAT PRODUCT TITLE…
The panel of expert judges will select three finalist for each of the 11 categories. To be a finalist will be a great accolade and having the opportunity of winning a ‘Best British’ title will be an massive achievement.
6. YOUR BEEF STEAK COULD BE THE BEST IN BRITAIN!
The Best Beef Steak category enables retail butchers to test the quality of their steaks against other butchers in Britain. This will enormously showcase the craftmanship of retail butchers and the lucky winner will automatically be entered into the world steak challenge 2020.
7. BE THE BUTCHER TO FLY THE FLAG…
The Great British Butchers Awards is a great platform for retail butchers to fly their flag and showcase their passion, ideas, innovation and creativity behind many locally loved retail butchers meat products.