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Rapeseed oil producer marks 10 years in business with 10 competitions

Rapeseed oil producer marks 10 years in business with 10 competitions


A Thixendale based rapeseed oil producer is celebrating its tenth anniversary by launching the fourth of 10 competitions that will run throughout 2018.


To help the artisan oil producer to celebrate its special anniversary, the team at Side Oven is offering a place on its popular ‘Bread making for all' course.


The course takes place at Side Oven's bakery at Foston on the Wolds, near Driffieldon 25thOctober andYorkshire Rapeseed Oil's Facebook followers can enter the competition from 7thMay to 4thJune.


Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil's marketing manager, Jennie Palmer said that they are delighted to mark their anniversary year with a prize for a full day's bread making course.


"We're very grateful to fellow Yorkshire family business Side Oven for donating this generous prize and look forward to announcing the winner."


Jessica Sellers from Side Oven said: "We're pleased to be able to offer a place on one of our popular bread making courses. We're looking forward to meeting the winner and to teaching them aboutdifferent methods and doughs and to making a variety of breads, croissant and sweet buns with them."


To enter, simply comment on your favourite type of bread and like and share Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil's competition post.


Side Oven is a sixth generation family business that produces a wide range of hand-made, organic products that incorporate ingredients grown or sourced on the family farm. The family use traditional and sustainable methods to produce their award winning range of products including: Honey Toasted Granola, Muesli, Stoneground Flours, Apple Juice and Fruit Cordials.


Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil was established in 2008 by Adam and Jennie Palmer on their farm in the heart of the Yorkshire Wolds. They now produce a range ofoils, dressings and mayonnaisebased on their award-winning rapeseed oil that is produced exclusively from home. Their Yorkshire Wolds grown rapeis pressed, blended, bottled and labelled on the family farm. 


Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil and Side Oven products are available online and from farmers' markets, farm shops, delis and independent retailers throughout Yorkshire and food festivals and selected retailers nationwide.




Photo: Caroline Sellers weighing dough on a bread making course Caroline Sellers weighing dough for a course


For more information or to arrange an interview withAdam or Jennie Palmer,please contact Tracey Baty at three60 marketing on:


Direct line:01430 871360

Mobile:07971 961574



Notes to editors

  1. For more information about Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil, please visit can also keep up with the latest news and updates from the business onTwitter,Facebook,Pinterestand on theirblog.
  2. Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil was established in 2008 when Adam and Jennie Palmer began cold-pressing their own oil seed rape and taking it to farmer's markets. They call North Breckenholme farm their home, situated on the edge of Yorkshire Wolds and on the outskirts of the North Yorkshire village Thixendale, close to Malton.
  3. The cold-pressed oil is extracted using a natural and chemical-free method, and is extra virgin as it is put through the presser just once. This means it retains all its taste, colour and health benefits, with a balance of omega 3, 6 and 9.
  4. For more information about Side Oven, please visit