Awards 2017

24 Jul 2017

Five awards were presented at the 2017 Wigtown Food Festival.  Three were based on the decision of independent judges, the People's Choice and the Annual Food Festival challenge was selected by the public over the two days.

The results are:

"Most Innovative Use of Flavours" sponsored by Wigtown Festival Company was awarded to

Crafty Distillery for Hills and Harbour Gin


"Best Small Producer" sponsored by Steven Cronnie Family Butcher was awarded to

Tablet by Una


"Best New Product" sponsored by Montpelier was awarded to

Lakeland Mues


The judges also highly commended Steilhead Cider for most quirkiest product (Pickled Walnuts) and also In House Chocolates for best presentation.


"The Peoples' Choice Award" sponsored by Caroline's Catering was awarded to

The Quirky Tiffin Company


"The Annual Food Festival Challenge" sponsored by Galloway Chillies, which had chocolate as this years theme was awarded to

Beltie Books and Cafe