Food and Drink Awards

It is great to see Mull and Iona Food Trail listings, and the Food Trail itself, being shortlisted for several different Scottish food and drink awards.  A great reflection on a quality destination where local produce is championed!  Some of them need your vote, and others just need your congratulations!   Well done Mull and Iona Food Trail businesses – and good luck!

RSPB Nature of Scotland Awards

Firstly the three of us who run the Food Trail are really delighted to have been shortlisted for the RSPB Nature of Scotland Awards, Food and Farming Award.   Our fellow finalists are impressive and we feel honoured to have been included with them. The Awards dinner takes place on Thursday 23rd November, so please wish us luck!

Scotsman Food and Drink Awards 2017

The Old Post Office, Lochbuie and The Whitehouse Restaurant at Lochaline have both been shortlisted Hidden Gems in the Scotsman Food and Drink Awards 2017, winner to be announced on Wednesday 1st November.  You can vote for either of them here.  Isle of Mull Cheese was also shortlisted for the Use of Scottish Produce section of the same Awards.  Good luck to you all!

Highlands and Islands Tourism Awards

The Food Trail features at the Highlands and Islands Tourism Awards too, and we wish you all the best of luck, have a great evening!   Duart Castle Tea Room has been shortlisted for the Best Informal Eating Experience, and Ninth Wave have been shortlisted for Best Restaurant Experience.  The Awards Dinner is on 3rd November. Good luck to you all!

UK Seafood Restaurant of the Year

Ninth Wave is also on the shortlist for SEAFISH UK Seafood Restaurant of the Year.  This makes them one of the top 10 seafood restaurants in the UK. Well done for being shortlisted and good luck!

Highlands and Islands Food and Drink Awards

Lastly and certainly not least, The Whitehouse Restaurant and Ninth Wave are both Finalists for Restaurant of the Year at the Highlands and Islands Food and Drink Awards – along with Tobermory Fish Company who is a Finalist for the Independent Retailer of The Year Award.  Good luck to you all at the Awards Dinner on the 20th October!