: Waiting for next track...

Wessex FM News

Contact the News Team:
Tel: 01305 250333

Historic Dorset Inn Wins Gold Award

Acorn Inn Evershot

9:29am 31st January 2014

A 16th century Dorset Inn mentioned by writer Thomas Hardy has won a GOLD Taste of The West Award.

The Acorn Inn at Evershot won high praise for sourcing local produce for their menu.

Jack and Alex Mackenzie who run the pub say they're lucky to have access to suppliers like Capreolus Fine Foods in Rampisham; who swept the board last year, winning Gold for every product they entered for judging, Longman Cheese, Samways Fish Merchants and Evershot's very own bakery.

"We shout about local sourced products on all of our menus as we are so proud to be able to have access to such amazing suppliers."

The awards recognise the use and promotion of goods and products from the West country as well as the quality of the food, presentation, service and value for money of dishes.

Sign up for the latest local news direct to your inbox


Share This Story

Delicious Submit this page to reddit

dorset business directory

The Wessex Word

See the latest wrong guesses and win cash!

Win M&S Vouchers

Thanks to the new Ignis from Lanehouse Suzuki

The Bun Run

Request the cakes for your workplace!

Book The Wessex FM Disco

For your wedding, party or celebration!

Dorset Webcams

Take a look around our beautiful county

Meeting Room Hire

Come to Wessex FM for your meeting or conference