The Silent Auction was back for 2017 and saw an amazing auction prize for foodies! Theo Randall generously agreed to step out of his restaurant kitchen for one night to support the Open Weekend, so he could step into yours, and cook a four-course dinner for you and your friends. Congratulations to all winners for the 2017 Silent Auction!
Meet the 2017 Exhibitors and Producers
Enjoy Spanish artisan food including bocadillos (baguettes) filled with the finest Spanish ingredients, using homemade recipes.
Mr. Bees & Mr. Bees Brewery
Offering up a range of high quality bee-related products, as well as bees themselves. Stop by to see what the buzz is all about!
Handmade by Hadleys
Handmade, award-winning ice creams, crepes, waffles and sorbets all created on the Hadley family farm…plus Hot Chocolate!
Delectable drinks made with handpicked berries and blooms. Try Heather Honey infused Sloe Gin, Cranberry Vodka, Elderflower Gin, Shoe and Chilli Sherry, plus much more.
The Garden Pantry
Award-winning producer of artisan jams, chutneys, sauces and marmalades. No artificial ingredients; all products gluten free!
English Spirit Distillery
Premium Spirits and Liqueurs made from scratch, using local ingredients from this artisan distillery. Try vodka, gin, rum, apple brandy, single malt and more.
Good Times Café
Vintage Citroen HY Food Van specialising in Barista coffee and tea, gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches and home bakes.
Mel’s Magical Crepes
Newmarket-based Mel’s Magical Crepes use cooking wizardry to whip up delicious sweet and savoury crepes, alongside hot and cold drinks.
The bakes on offer from Tout Sweet are truly scrumptious. Choose from cupcakes, brownies, cake pops and much more!
Chip Chip Hooray!
Local purveyors of the finest fries and sauces in the land! Potatoes from Saffron Walden and sauces made in Cambridge, help to create these Belgian-inspired fries.
Simplicity is key for this company! Enjoy chicken breast or rib eye steak baguettes cooked on a volcanic rock char grill.
Mobile catering company specialising in delicious, melt-in-the-mouth, Dutch treats called Poffertjes. These mini pancakes are amazing with sugar, chocolate, cream or maple syrup.
A range of unique, robust and rustic handpainted pottery, sourced from the Balkans. Perfect for cooking in the oven, or BBQ.
Bonnie Yau’s Food Products
Producer of gluten free Oriental cooking sauces which are made with natural ingredients and reduced allergens. Chow Mein noodles and prawn crackers also available.
McCarthey's Country Store
Handcrafted artisan sourdough breads, patisserie, pies, pasties, samosas, savouries and olives - all ready to be taken away and devoured!
Delicious, honest and exciting slow roast lamb, beef or chicken, cooked onsite in hand-made spice blends. Vegetarian options available. Coffee and cold drinks also served here!
Corkers Crisps Ltd
Home grown, hand cooked, quality artisan potato and vegetable crisps crafted on the family farm in the Cambridgeshire Fenlands.
Enjoy a tasty warm, handcrafted pitta with free range chicken, pork or halloumi that's been cooked on a traditional charcoal 'foukou' served with salad, tomato and tzatziki.
La Hogue Farm Shop
Family owned La Hogue Farm Shop will be on hand to provide top quality fresh home produced, local food. Stop by for some of the best produce in the region.
La Hogue Hog/Lamb Roast
Renowned for their tasty, juicy roasts, La Hogue is bringing a hog and lamb roast to the Newmarket Food & Drink Festival 2017. One not to be missed out on!
From onions to celery, radish to mushrooms and a vast array of other crops, G's Fresh produce vegetables to all major UK and many European retailers. Pop by to their stand to pick up some fresh vegetables and learn about careers in Agriculture and Food!
Mile Tree Brewery
Try and buy beers from this microbrewery situated in a converted stable block at the Secret Garden Touring Park, Wisbech.
Joining us from the Suffolk Coast comes Fishers Gin, a gin combining rare old English herbs and botanicals with distilled barley, sourced entirely from East Anglian farmers.
The Allotment Catering Company
A vintage horsebox conversion offering Grumpy Mule Fair trade, organic coffee, rustic homemade soups, cakes, muffins, baked breads, brownies, juices, frozen smoothie bowls, protein balls, herbal teas, prosecco, breakfast pots and puddings!
This family owned business based in Cambridgeshire produces apple and mixed flavour juices, pear juice and cider. All from tree to bottle within Cambridgeshire.
Ray's Street Food
Head over to Ray's to grab authentic Indian street food such as spicy chicken tandoori wraps, lamb wraps, vegan chana wraps, samosas, chana chaat and delicious coolers.
Sample made to order cocktails, chilled ale, lager or cider, or your favourite tipple from this vintage and retro mobile bar. A full bar menu will be available, including a range of 16 gins, definitely a must!
Brockleby's Pies have travelled all the way from Leicestershire to showcase their pie-tastic products. Check out savoury, meat-free and sweet pies on offer from this company run by farmers, butchers and, of course, pie makers!
Siam Rice Box
Thai street food using fresh local ingredients, thai herbs and vegetables from their pre-existing organic herb farm and homemade curry pastes. The menu includes vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options.
Katherine’s Kitchen creates picturesque handcrafted and bespoke food for all occasions made fresh to order in small batches. Food for every occasion, beautifully crafted just for you.
Syms pantry blends fantastic ingredients using Suffolk bacon, to create the finest flavours. If you like bacon you will love Syms products!
Feathers & Paws
Feathers & Paws sells gifts and accessories for every member of the family – including the four legged ones! Products include; Ruff & Tumble Dog drying coats, Bespoke waterproof dog coats, animal themed gifts and home accessories, Nest boxes and bird feeders, Flamingo fashion fun.
Famous Newmarket Sausage makers, Powters have been creating their sausages since 1881. They think of it as the Champagne of sausages, so definitely one to try on the day!
I create glass art using the various disciplines of fusing, task fusing and stain glass. This is combined with wood sculpture and stone work. I also create small glass pieces, hangers, small panels and large sculptural pieces