It’s a rum ol’ trend and it’s here to stay!

By |2018-08-15T12:08:28+01:00August 15th, 2018|Categories: Latest News|

It’s a rum ol’ trend and it’s here to stay!

Back in the 1700s rum was so popular in Australia that it became currency – people were paid in rum and used it to buy goods. As breweries and vineyards boomed, the rum trade waned. But it looks like 2018 could be rum’s year again. Over the past five years, UK rum sales have grown by 15% by volume and 32% by value.

Many cocktails include rum, such as the ever popular Mojito.  However, the rise in popularity of spiced rums has seen cocktails take a different path.

The Kraken Black Spiced Rum is distilled from molasses made from sugar cane and […]

Sponsors of Carlisle Living Awards 2018

By |2018-08-10T12:13:36+01:00August 10th, 2018|Categories: Community, Latest News|

Sponsors of Carlisle Living Awards 2018

Once again, we’re proud to be named as a sponsor of the Food & Drink category at the Carlisle Living Awards 2018.

The awards are a highlight in the city’s social calendar, celebrating the best of Carlisle and will be held at The Garden at Eden, on the outskirts of Carlisle, on Friday 21st September. We will be celebrating with those who have been recognised for their hard work and dedication to the hospitality trade and will be handing out awards to a wide range of category winners …

Best Restaurant

Best City Café/Coffee Shop

Best Village/Town Café

Best City Bar

Chefs’ Selections wins awards again

By |2018-08-16T14:14:26+01:00August 10th, 2018|Categories: Latest News|

Chefs’ Selections by Caterforce wins awards again!

The Guild of Fine Food, which celebrates the very best in food and drink, has announced that Chefs’ Selections by Caterforce were winners of three Great Taste Awards 2018! 

Out of over 12,600 products to be judged, we are delighted to announce that Chefs’ Selections were awarded a Great Taste Award for our Cocoa Powder and Extra Virgin Olive Oil. The judges dubbed the products as ‘food that delivers fantastic flavour’ and awarded a 1-star accolade for each.

Judged by over 500 of the most demanding palates, belonging to food […]

Celebrate National Burger Day

By |2018-08-02T15:50:31+01:00August 2nd, 2018|Categories: Latest News|

Celebrate National Burger Day

23 August 2018

Are you celebrating National Burger Day? We’ve put together some serving suggestions to help you celebrate the humble and not so humble burger this month.

Our own brand, Chefs’ Selections by Caterforce, provides a wide range of quality products which are fantastic value for money.

The beefburger

Pioneer Foodservice | National burger day 2018 | beefburger | bread bun | Carlisle, Cumbria

202703C  100% IQF Burgers 30 x 170g currently on offer at just £18.00 (60p each)

201081C  5″ Sliced Floured Buns 6 x 8 £9.90

204659C Shoestring Fries 4 x 2.5kg £10.90

Great Taste Awards 2018 – winners

By |2018-08-16T13:59:12+01:00August 1st, 2018|Categories: Latest News|

Great Taste Awards 2018 – winners

We are immensley excited and ever so proud to announce that we scooped two prestigious awards in the Great Taste Awards 2018.

Two of our handmade products won stars which is a fantastic accolade.

Our large steak pies have received an award of two stars this year, which is a fantastic achievement! Made to our own recipe in our bakery at Rosehill, these pies are indeed worthy award winners.

Judges said: ““A very good looking pie, with a handmade look and nice simple decoration. The chunks of meat are generous and really perfectly cooked, the filling and gravy has great depth of […]