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Yorkshire Coast brewery celebrates White Rose shortlist success

Yorkshire Coast brewery celebrates White Rose shortlist success


Wold Top Brewery has reached the shortlist in the Taste of Yorkshire category of the Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Awards.


The Wold Newton farm based brewery is one of six finalists and faces tough competition fromCannon Hall Farm, Barnsley; Cedar Barn Farm Shop, Pickering; Fodder, Harrogate; Miller's Fish and Chips, York and The Firebox Café, Hawes.


The Taste of Yorkshire award aims to reward tourism bosses who produce a quality end product or uses local produce and contributes to the long term sustainability of the local community. The winners will be announced at the White Rose ceremony later in the year.


Of the shortlist, Kate Balchin said: "It's been a great year for the area with another successful Tour de Yorkshire and we're delighted to have reached the final of this competition that celebrates all things Yorkshire."


Sir Gary Verity, Chief Executive of Welcome to Yorkshire, said: "The quality of this year's entries has been exceptional and makes me feel hugely proud of all the brilliant work going on in tourism in the county. It's an honour to be part of these awards that recognise the many businesses and organisations that make Yorkshire such an amazing destination.


I extend my thanks to everyone who took the time to enter and huge congratulations to those who have made the shortlist."


Wold Top Brewery's range of award winning ales are available through the website, independent and multiple retailers, farm shops, delis, hotels, pubs and off licences throughout Yorkshire.





Photo: The Wold Top Brewery Team



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Notes to editors


  1. For more information about Wold Top Brewery, please

  2. For more information about the White Rose awards, please visit


  1. The Mellor family have farmed 600 acres high on the Wolds for generations and the farm diversification brewery project began in 2003 when they required another form of income from the farm.

  2. The Wold Top Brewery range includes Wold Top Beer, Wold Gold blonde beer, Headland Red, Anglers Reward, Scarborough Fair IPA, Wold Top Against the Grain and Scarborough Fair gluten free beer. More information on the range of beers can be found here

  3. Please call the brewery on 01723 892222 for an up-to-date list of retailers.