Barbakan's 'Norlander' Loaf Wins 'Britain's Best Wholegrain Loaf 2017'
April 27, 2017
It was a tense and exciting day at the Farm Shop & Deli Show at the NEC in Birmingham on Monday! Bakers from all over the country set their alarms in the dead of night to bake their best loaf and make their way to the judging pit in Birmingham at the crack of dawn!! Barbakan were there, waiting with baited breath, as 150 loaves were submitted for 5 categories, with 15 expert judges handling, sniffing, squeezing, tasting the most amazing breads!! The prestigious award is hosted by British Baker, and sponsored by Rank Hovis, the pressure was on!! After a few hours, the wait was over, and we were so happy to hear that our amazing German Norlander Rye loaf had WON Britain's Best Wholegrain Loaf of 2017!!! Our beautiful trophy is now standing proud on our deli counters, come on in and buy a Norlander for yourself, and see why it's one of Britain's Best!!!!!