We know that the best way to provide the most delicious and impressive wedding and event catering, is to work with high quality, local suppliers whose passion for their products matches our passion for amazing events!
To deliver the best possible experience at our events, we have meticulously handpicked our suppliers to ensure that we can guarantee quality, provenance – and tastiness!
Fruit & veg supplier – Carricks of Snape, a family business established nearly 90 years ago, who provide quality, selected fresh produce. Insert photo
Meat - Hammonds is a fantastic local butcher in Bainbridge, run by Nigel Hammond and his family. They buy from local producers and really underpin the success of Abbotside Events by providing the very best quality meats, sourced from Red Tractor assured Yorkshire Dales farmers.
Fish – Carricks of Snape; as well as supplying us with fresh produce, Carricks also supply freshly caught British fish and shellfish.
Cheese – The Wensleydale Creamery is based only 4 miles down the road. They use milk sourced from the farms that surround us to handcraft their award-winning cheeses, and give a real provenance to the cheeses we use. www.wensleydale.co.uk
Artisan beer from Yorkshire Dales Brewery in Askrigg – award-winning craft brewery producing cask, keg and bottled beers. www.yorkshiredalesbrewery.com
Bakers – J W Cockett from Hawes were established in 1854 and supply us with the very best quality breads.
Ice Cream – Wensleydale Ice Cream’s multi award winning jersey herd, Hillside Jerseys, produce the milk for this delicious ice cream in the heart of Wensleydale. www.wensleydale-icecream.co.uk
Raydale Preserves – Set in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, in the picturesque valley of Raydale, Raydale Preserves is a family run business established in 1978. They supply us with chutneys, mustards, pickles and other preserves. www.raydalepreserves.co.uk
Specialist herbs and edible flowers – Herbs Unlimited specialise in high quality, fresh cut herbs and baby salads, alongside an extensive range of speciality herbs and edible flowers in the Summer season. www.herbsunlimited.co.uk
Marquee Hire – C&J Rentals, Brompton on Swale are a family owned business established in 1978. One of the top specialist wedding marquee and event suppliers in the North of England. www.candjrentals.co.uk
Marquee Hire – Killington Marquees; a small family firm that prides itself on offering top quality marquees and furniture with a prompt and personal service. www.killingtonmarquees.co.uk
Hireware – Leach Catering Equipment Hire Services of Wakefield is a family run business that started out in the ‘70s and has built a wonderful reputation for friendly professionalism ever since. www.leachcatering.co.uk
Generators – GenHire, Richmond. A family-run business based in North Yorkshire specialising in generator hire and event lighting. www.genhire.biz
Toilets – KC Conveniences Thirsk. A family run business based outside Thirsk, North Yorkshire. Specialists in providing mobile toilet solutions to large and small events, from private parties and weddings to shows, large sporting and corporate events. www.kc-conveniences.com