Uncle Henry’s named best producer in Select Lincolnshire awards
Uncle Henry’s farm shop in Grayingham, near Lincoln, has been named Producer of the Year in the Select Lincolnshire Food, Drink & Hospitality Awards 2015.
General manager Emma Ward (right in picture) and café manager Julie Hall (left) collected the award from Cllr Colin Davies, executive member for economic development at Lincolnshire County Council, at a ceremony last week
Uncle Henry’s farm shop, butchery and café opened in 2006 and sits alongside a mixed arable and livestock farm owned by Emma Ward’s parents, Steve and Meryl.
It aims to offer a “real farm to fork experience”, with products such as pork and potatoes from the farm on sale alongside those of more than 40 other Lincolnshire producers.
The instore butchery, run by husband and wife team Louise and Barry Jarvis, has won over 100 awards with products including ready meals made with the farm’s own pork.
Manor Farm Shop in Swineshead, near Boston, was named Retailer of the Year, with Uncle Henry’s taking a Highly Commended certificate in the same category.
Click here for a full list of 2015 Select Lincolnshire award winners.