LATEST NEWS:


ORDER YOUR MARMALADE IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS!

 The final date for orders guaranteed to arrive before Christmas Day is the 15th December. 

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CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS Marmalade: The ultimate present

Stuck for gift ideas this year? Look no further!  Buy The Best Marmalades in the world! www.dalemain.com/shop/

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Marmalade Blog Moved!

 Read again about the Marvellous Marmalade Tour!

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Latest Press Release: JAR UP YOUR MARMALADE FOR 10TH MARMALADE AWARDS CELEBRATION!

 Celebrating 10 sticky years and a renaissance in marmalade making with new trends and ingredients!

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2015 DROP-OFF POINTS ANNOUNCED - Mackays (Marmalade Exchange Offered), Paddington Bear Shop at Paddington Station etc.

We are very pleased to announce the drop-off/collection points for 2015 and would like to thank Mackays and Paddington Bear for providing drop off points and for their continued support of the Awards & Festival.   

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OCTOBER MARMALADE BLOG - Marmalade Jane goes down under

Australia will be hearing first hand about The World’s Original Marmalade Festival   when Jane Hasell McCosh and her daughter Hermione travel to the southern hemisphere to talk about marmalade.   A Marmalade lecture tour – how the competition started and how it is linked to Palliative care. 

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Marmalade Headquarters are pleased to announce next year's dates

Saturday 28th February & Sunday 1st March 2015. We will also be celebrating our 10th Anniversary! More details to follow.......

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THE WORLD'S ORIGINAL MARMALADE AWARDS WINNERS 2014

Congratulations if you won an award and thank you very much for entering.

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National Marmalade Week (1st March - 8th March)

We're delighted to announce we'll be running another National Marmalade Week (1st March - 8th March). Our Awards and Festival officially kick off this week which we launched last year to encourage people to taste, make and buy more marmalade - if you like a glorious celebration of our orange preserve.

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Dalemain Wins Prestigious Hudson's Media Award

Dalemain Mansion and Historic Gardens wins prestigious heritage award for the Marmalade Awards & Festival Dalemain House in Penrith has been presented with a prestigious Hudson’s Heritage Award for Best Event.

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The World’s Original Marmalade 
Awards & Festival at Dalemain
Saturday 28th February & Sunday 1st March 2015

Celebrating our 10th Golden Anniversary

Sponsored by Fortnum & Mason, Paddington Bear and Mackays

***Christmas Marmalade Orders: Arrival before Christmas NOT guaranteed on any orders after 16th December***

 

THE HOMEMADE COMPETITION

15 special categories including some old favourites as well as some quirky and amusing new ones. This competition is open to all amateur/homemade marmalade makers who think their recipe deserves honour and glory. The full entry fee goes to charity. The Homemade Competition entry form is available to download here.

THE COMMERCIAL ARTISAN MARMALADE COMPETITION

This competition is open to all artisan and commercial marmalade makers who use the open pan method. The Artisan Competition entry form is available to download here. 

THE HOTEL, B&B and RESTAURANT COMPETITION

This competition is for anyone who produces their marmalade for consumption in their Hotel, B&B or Restaurant. The Hotel, B&B and Restaurant entry form is available to download here. 

CHARITY

Remember the whole of your entry money for the homemade competition goes to charity. To date those golden pots of marmalade have raised over £150,000 for charity.

THE FESTIVAL

Come and see your marmalade at Dalemain on the 28th February and the 1st March. The weekend will be marmalade packed with things to taste and do for all ages, and rest assured there will be enough marmalade to eat to float a battleship. Buy your Early Bird tickets now, follow the link on the top right hand of this page!

 

visit the paddington bear sponsor page visit the Mackays sponsor page visit the Fortnum & Mason sponsor page