FOOD and drink businesses which promote local grub can enter a prestigious awards competition.
The Derbyshire Food and Drink Awards 2012, run by Derbyshire County Council, will be held at Chatsworth House next January.
This year there are 12 categories including four new ones for best family friendly venue, local producer of the year, best healthy eating venue, and best newcomer 2012.
Venues are judged on a number of criteria, including the quality of food and drink, customer service and use of local county produce with acknowledgement of it on menus.
For nomination forms call Steph Walsh at the council on 01629 538464 by October 26.