This is Caterite

This year saw a new venue, a new theme, and plenty of food and beverages! The 2024 Festival of Food and Drink was a great opportunity to network, stay on top of industry trends, try new products, and get to know your suppliers.

Brought to you by

Event Details

Show day was filled with exciting offers and services from amazing food and drink suppliers all under one roof! We hope you had the chance to explore our ever-growing range of fresh products, specialty ingredients, and new suppliers, meet our team, and learn more about what goes on behind the scenes. Thank you for visiting the 2024 Festival of Food & Drink!

Event: Caterite Festival of Food & Drink
Location: Derwent Pencil Museum, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5NG

Supplier Promotions:

Appleby Creamery Limited

Appebly Creamery exceptional range boasts an abundance of awards and accolades. Each cheese is distinctive by nature and created in small batches with time honoured skills. Their range of products is the result of a collaboration between Mark their Dairy Farmer and Maurice their Cheesemaker.

Click here to browse

Blackthorn Salt

Made with wind, sea and thorns on the West Coast of Scotland, Blackthorn Salt is the ultimate transformative ingredient for today’s kitchen. Poignant and bittersweet, with a taste echoing sea, Blackthorn Salt adds a rolling moreishness to any meal.

Click here to browse


Salsus produce a wide range of stocks, dei galce and sauces with a genuine great taste. Mage in the heart of Norway. All of their broth and sauces are made with a unique, environmentally friendly, efficient technology and fresh Norwegian raw materials.

Click here to browse


Bridor are inspired to create exceptional pastries through extraordinary expertise of bakers and chefs from around the globe.

Click here to browse

Truffle Hunter

Truffle Hunter are passionate about sourcing the best seasonal fresh truffles for customers who are as excited about flavour as they are. Proud to supply food-lovers around the world with a range of truffle products to relish every day.

Click here to browse


Panesco provide chefs like you, who want to excel in creativity, with the necessary support. They bring products to the table that change regularly and are based on continuous innovation: a broad range of products that offers both top-class quality and convenience.

Click here to browse

HB Ingredients

Established over 17 years ago, HB Ingredients are now the largest Independent Chocolate Supplier in the UK, offering the most diverse choice of chocolates from cocoa grown around the world and many other ingredients such as Inclusions & Decorative Products, Conventional, Organic & Fair Trade.

Click here to browse


From their adventurously flavoured Gourmet Nuts artfully roasted in Somerset to their worldly selection of Marinated Olives, Cured Meats and Crunchy Corn, Mr Filberts are always exploring in search of snacking perfection.

Click here to browse


Britvic have been creating great tasting drinks for pubs since 1938 and know how to deliver both old and new favourites with ease. Britvic mixers also ranked highly, with top 10 positions, in both Trending and Bestselling mixers by Drinks International, as certified by bartenders and staff from venues around the world.

Click here to browse

NEW Hullabaloos

Handmade in Somerset, Hullabaloos Drinks will leave a tingle on your tongue and make your taste buds come alive. Each and every drink is packed full of real fruit juice (never from concentrate) and come in a variety of tongue tingling flavours. 

Click here to browse


From Ginger Beer to Rose Lemonade, these soft drinks are Botanically Brewed for superior quality and unrivalled flavour.

Click here to browse

Moule Bie

Moul Bie select the best French wheats to produce quality flours and blends. For 100 years, they have been passionately committed to bringing you the best of wheat.

Click here to browse

The Handmade Cake .co

Stand 63

For over 30 years, The Handmade Cake Company has been making delicious wholesale cakes and traybakes, by hand, for coffee shops and cafes across the UK and Europe. All of their cakes are scratch-baked (they don't use mixes) using high quality, trusted ingredients.

Click here to browse

Jess Fine Foods

Stand 37

Jess Fine Foods is based in the village of Twechar nestling on the edge on the Campsie Hills. Jess Fine Foods specialises in the supply of Cooked Meats, Sous Vide Products, puddings and Continental Sausages.

Click here to browse

Taylors of Harrogate

Stand 1

The Taylors story starts back in 1886, when Charles Taylor and his two sons set up a tea and coffee company. C. E. Taylors & Sons became known for quality, and the flagship store at 1 Parliament Street, Harrogate became famous across the region. Although they've grown since then, they've stayed true to their craft values.

Click here to browse


Luscombe source the finest quality organic whole fruits from trusted growers around the world and then blend these with Dartmoor spring water, from their very own farm.

Click here to browse


Stand 43

Elevate traditional snacking with exceptionally indulgent, skin-on potato crisps in unashamedly flamboyant flavours.

Click here to browse

English Lakes 

Stand 87

Through a blending of carefully selected ingredients, a devotion to quality and excellence and an experienced team, English Lakes Ice Cream has created a range of exceptional products and flavours that are as distinct as the Lakeland hills.

Click here to browse

Whitby Seafood 

Whitby Seafoods Ltd is a family owned and managed business specialising in frozen coated seafood products.

Click here to browse

Wild and Fruitful 

Stand 34

Lake District based Wild & Fruitful produce a wide range of Preserves, Sauces, Chutneys made in Cumbria.

Click here to browse


Stand 68

The world’s largest producer of clotted cream, Rodda’s is a dairy company based in Cornwall.

Click here to browse

Centaur Foods

Stand 5

Purveyors of fine foods for the wholesale and manufacturing industry for over 20 years. From staple items such as coconut milk to single origin vanilla pods.

Click here to browse


Stand 20

Since starting in 2018, Edmunds have been focused on making it easier for people to enjoy exceptional cocktails that will impress the most discerning drinkers. 

Click here to browse


Stand 58

Founded in 1988, D’Arta is has grown into a global player in the development, commercialisation of fresh frozen products.

Click here to browse


Stand 86

The FoodFellas supplies innovative, authentic, high quality food products from around the world to the foodservice market.

Click here to browse

Taste Of The Lakes

Stand 78

A family-run business deeply rooted in the culinary traditions of Cumbria.

Click here to browse

Mademoiselle Desserts

Mademoiselle Desserts offer a wide range of products including round cakes, traybakes, cheesecakes, hot puddings, tarts, sweet pies, choux, cookie dough and scones. Their skilled bakers develop delicious recipes in line with market trends and consumer needs for authentic, exciting products.

Click here to browse