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Taste of Kent Awards 2023

Celebrating the Food and drink of kent

The Taste of Kent Awards 2023 opens for applications from 1st February to 28th February 2023. The awards are facilitated by Produced in Kent, Kent’s membership organisation for the local independent food and drink industry, representing over 300 growers, producers, manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, pubs, restaurants and other food-serving hospitality outlets.

Key Dates

TOKA launch  31st January
Networking event bringing together the great and the good from Kent with TOKA sponsors, 2022 finalists and Produced in Kent members

Entries Open  1st February

Entries Close  28th February

Please note the entry deadline, this date is final and there will be no extensions provided. The system will automatically prevent entry submission after the deadline.

Judging  March – May
Rigorous taste judging by expert judges from across the sector; Mystery dining and shopping by professional researchers; 1-2-1 interviews by panels of professional judges

Finalists Announced  May

Taste of Kent Festival & Awards Ceremony | 15th June at The Gulbenkian, University of Kent

Click here for full details and to enter your business