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Food & Drink News Swansea

Swansea BID relaunch Rioja Day for 2022

Swansea BID (Business Improvement District) are bringing Rioja Day back to Swansea. Originally launched in 2018, the relaunch will take place on 9th June 2022. Bringing a little taste of Spain to Swansea, people joining the celebrations can expect much of what Beaujolais Day was in its early days. Rioja Day will provide local businesses […]

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Secret Hospitality Group expanding and creating 50 jobs

The Secret Hospitality Group has acquired Castellamare Restaurant in Mumbles after a seven figure investment supported by Barclays. The family business which also runs the successful Secret Beach Bar on Swansea seafront, expects group turnover to exceed £7,000,000 this year, following the acquisition of Castellamare and has created 50 job vacancies as the restaurant undergoes […]

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Food & Drink Job Opportunities Swansea

Do You Know Your Fennel From Your Fenugreek? A Dream £60k Job Awaits

If you know your fennel from your fenugreek then a restaurant group in Wales has a dream job up for grabs, touring the world’s most exotic locations in search of dazzling new taste combinations. Rasoi Indian Kitchen, which has multi award-winning restaurants in Swansea, is hiring a Chief Spice Tester to help them source the […]

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Cattle & Co. Return to Swansea in former Three Lamps Venue

Following their initial expansion, resulting in a move from Swansea to Llanelli, the popular American-style smokehouse is announcing it’s return to the city with the opening of a new branch in May. With humble beginnings in Clydach, it wouldn’t be long before the business outgrew its location. Not content with their ambitions being cooled by […]

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Food & Drink News Pembrokeshire Swansea

Sustainability high on the agenda for Welsh food and drink companies

Five Welsh food and drink companies are preparing to attend the Sustainable Foods London Conference this week (30-31 March) as part of the Food & Drink Wales Sustainability Cluster, all looking to showcase the work being done in Wales to create a sustainable future. As part of the Welsh Government’s overall strategic food and drink […]

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Food & Drink News Pembrokeshire

Pembrokeshire cocktail business lifts the spirits of locals following lockdown launch

A duo from Pembrokeshire who had dreams of opening a mobile bar as the pandemic struck are experiencing business success after diversifying their plans and creating an e-commerce cocktail business instead. Premium small batch cocktail business, On The Rocks Pembrokeshire, was launched at the end of last year by young entrepreneurs Jess Webb, 25, and […]

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Cadwaladers celebrates Welsh roots this St David’s Day

This spring, iconic Welsh brand Cadwaladers is launching a new Bara Brith, made with the company’s own, unique blend of Welsh tea, just in time to celebrate St David’s Day. Supplying local customers and holidaymakers alike, Cadwaladers is committed to celebrating their Welsh roots by working with local suppliers to create their product range, and […]

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Ex Welsh Grand Slam rugby players launch Perthyn low alcohol spirit ahead of Wales v England at Twickenham this weekend

Four Welsh Rugby icons, Shane Williams, James Hook, Lee Byrne, and Mike Phillips have united through friendship to launch Perthyn Low Alcohol Spirit: The Spirit of Belonging in the UK today. Pronounced “Pear-thin” and taking its name from the Welsh meaning of belonging, Perthyn is a low alcohol spirit that has launched just in time […]

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Food & Drink News Wales

How far is your fork from our porc?

Porc from Wales Week (24 – 30 January) is an annual celebration of artisan producers and retailers in Wales that specialise in high quality porc. Broadcasters Samantha Evans and Shauna Guinn of Hang Fire Southern Kitchen fame and rugby legend Scott Quinnell are teaming up to encourage people to cook with locally produced porc. The […]

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New Year, new focus on food and drink careers in Wales

A campaign to encourage people to consider a new career in Wales’ growing food and drink industry has been launched by the Welsh Government. The new Food Workforce Wales campaign, delivered by Food Skills Cymru, showcases the exciting and varied careers in the industry and highlights the vast range of opportunities available to anyone looking […]

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