Food & Drink

Food and drink plays a vital part in the modern Northumberland economy, with global brands like Coca-Cola and long-established local firms such as Simpsons Malt.

Food and drink plays a vital part in the modern Northumberland economy, with global brands like Coca-Cola and long-established local firms such as Simpsons Malt and Fentimans.

Rural Northumberland is capitalising on growing demands for distinctive, high quality, locally-sourced food. Culpitt, Sugarfayre and Silvery Tweed Cereals are examples of successful niche producers and products like Craster Kippers and Lindisfarne Oysters have an international reputation.