All fired up are a premium wood fired pizza company. We produce high quality hand-stretched pizza in the true Neapolitan style. With the use of the finest graded Italian flour, we delight in bringing you the tastiest pizza bases, thin in the middle with a delightful 1 inch crust around the outside. All fired up toppings are sourced both locally for freshness and from the southern regions of Italy for that authentic Italian taste. Our mobile wood fired oven is a beautiful addition to any event or celebration and adds an element of theatre to any outside gathering. The oven
Apricot Meringue Helen and her team at Apricot Meringue on King Street are always kept on their toes by their huge customer base. One of Clitheroe’s more traditional and high quality tea shops, their range of home made cakes, pies, dishes and pastries never ceases to amaze. The team pride themselves on using local to area ingredients in their produce, and on festival day they extend their shop onto King Street where all can share in this glorious bounty.
Independent Wine Merchant, Ribble Vallery, Lancashire. Barrica Wines is an independent wine retailer based at Huntley’s Country Stores and we are extremely proud that they were awarded the National title of 2010 UK Independent Wine Retailer of the Year and won the 2013 Customer Service EVA Award.
Home to Bowland Beer Hall and possibly the longest bar in Britain. The big idea was to bring this former textile mill back to life as a food, drink and leisure hub. Since the beginnings of 2003, Bowland Brewery has grown in both size and popularity. The core range of cask beers has expanded and so has demand. They only use the finest ingredients in the perfect proportions.
Bowland Chocolate creates beautiful chocolates in the heart of Slaidburn within the Forest of Bowland. As a small independent chocolate company, we produce chocolates for gifts and events all made with the highest quality ingredients.
Family business retailing high quality chilli related products to individuals and businesses. Upton Cheyney Chilli Farm franchisee for the North West.
Choc Amor Choc Amor make all their products by hand in small batches using only the finest quality Belgian Couverture Chocolate and Lancashire core ingredients such as cream. Their shop at Botany Bay (just off Jct8 M61) is open 7 days a week and can be found on the ground floor. Their Chocolate Rooms are down in Tarleton, pop in for the best hot chocolate and chocolate you’ve ever tasted! Paul has hosted a Chocolate Tutored Tasting at the food festival for two years now, this year is no different and as always, is bound to be another sell out
Country Crepes Colin Darlington has supported the food festival since day one with his delicious french style pancakes to make our Rivesaltes twin townsfolk proud. Made using free range eggs from local Farmers Richard Thornber at Slaidburn. Never one to shy away from serving a good sprinkling of sugar and lemon with his pancakes or a thick dollop of cream with fruit, Colin’s pancakes are all made to order and are thin and delicious.
Cowmans Butchers Cowmans are famous for their huge sausage offer at their shop on Church Street. With well over 60 varieties as well as their normal offer of succulent meats and poultry, the team will no doubt be inundated again both on their stand and within their shop on festival day. Sourcing locally and for quality has always been Cowmans remit, so be sure to visit early and take full advantage of some superb offers and selections.
Cunliffe Hog Roast and Farm Shop With over 50 years of family farming, Cunliffe Hog Roast and Catering truly believe in delivering quality, mouth-watering homemade and locally sourced food. So local in fact, they use their very own outdoor reared pigs for Hog Roasts and many other ingredients from our chicken and dairy farms in the Ribble Valley. Lora and her team will be spinning their hog roast on the street this year, where you can fill up on a deliciously tasty home reared piggy butty!
D Byrne & Co Clitheroe is famous for its multi award winning, quaint but spectacularly stocked wine shop owned by the Byrne family. Its frontage gives nothing away until you enter its tardis like interior, jam packed full of sublime wines and spirits from all over the world. Each family member is a specialist vintner and there is not many wines and spirits they don’t know about, cannot get or don’t stock! They run regular wine tastings at their warehouse, also situated in Clitheroe which is fully recommended, so do get yourself on their invite list and ensure you have
Dewlay is now run by third generation brothers, Nick and Richard Kenyon, who are carrying on the fine tradition laid down by their grandfather and father, producing Lancashire’s finest cheese.