1. The Observer Food Monthly prize draw (the “Prize Draw”) is open to residents of the UK aged 18 and over.

2. The Prize Draw is not open to employees or agencies of Guardian News & Media Limited (“GNM” or the “Promoter”), their group companies or family members, freelance contributors to GNM, or anyone else connected to the Prize Draw.

3. Entrants into the Prize Draw shall be deemed to have accepted these Terms and Conditions.

4. To enter the Prize Draw you must complete and submit a voting form for the Observer Food Monthly Awards 2022, online at observer.co.uk/food-awards, so that your form reaches us before 11:59pm on 20 June 2022. If you have any questions about how to enter or otherwise in connection with the Prize Draw, please email [email protected] with “Observer Food Monthly Awards 2022 voters’ Prize Draw” in the subject line.

5. Only one entry per person. Entries on behalf of another person will not be accepted and joint submissions are not allowed. You are responsible for the cost (if any) of sending your Prize Draw entry to us.

6. GNM accepts no responsibility for entries that are lost, delayed, misdirected or incomplete or cannot be delivered or entered for any technical or other reason. Proof of delivery of the entry is not proof of receipt by GNM.

7. The Prize Draw opens at 8am on 24 April 2022 and closes at 11:59pm on 20 June 2022. Entries received outside this time period will not be considered.

8. Each of the 19 winners will receive one of the prizes listed at observer.co.uk/food-awards. Only one winner is permitted per household. GNM accepts no responsibility for any costs associated with any prize that are not expressly included in the prize.

9. The 19 winners will be selected by way of a random draw from all entries received in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. The first winner drawn will win the first of the 19 prizes listed at observer.co.uk/food-awards, the second winner drawn will win the second prize listed, and so on. The draw will take place after 21 July 2022.

10. The winners will be notified by email on or before 31 July 2022 and given details of how to claim their prize. If a winner does not respond to GNM within 14 days of being notified of their win, the winner’s prize will be forfeited and GNM shall be entitled to select another winner in accordance with the process described above (and that winner will also have to respond to notification of their win within 14 days or else they will also forfeit their prize). If a winner rejects their prize or the entry is invalid or in breach of these terms, the winner’s prize will be forfeited and GNM shall be entitled to select another winner.

11. The prizes will be sent (if applicable) to the winners by 31 August 2022.

12. The name and county of the winners can be obtained after 31 August 2022 by sending a stamped addressed envelope to the following address: Events, Guardian News & Media Limited, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU.

13. The specified prizes are non-exchangeable, non-transferable and not redeemable for cash or any other prize.

14. GNM reserves the right to substitute the specified prizes with alternatives of similar value in the event that the original prizes offered are not available.

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18. GNM reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, this Prize Draw with or without prior notice due to reasons outside its reasonable control (including, without limitation, in the case of anticipated, suspected or actual fraud). The decision of GNM in all matters relating to the Prize Draw is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

19. GNM shall not be liable for any failure to comply with its obligations relating to this Prize Draw where the failure is caused by something outside its reasonable control. Such circumstances shall include, but not be limited to, weather conditions, fire, flood, hurricane, strike, industrial dispute, war, hostilities, political unrest, riots, civil commotion, inevitable accidents, supervening legislation or any other circumstances amounting to force majeure.

20. The Prize Draw and these Terms and Conditions will be governed by English law and entrants to the Prize Draw submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

21. Promoter: Guardian News & Media Limited, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London, N1 9GU.

The Prizes

1. The ultimate wine-lover’s trip for two from Marks & Spencer
Visit the stunning Balfour winery on the Hush Heath Estate in Kent and take a guided tour around the winery, surrounding apple orchards, ancient woodlands and wildflower meadows. Following the tour, guests will enjoy a tutored wine tasting and learn more about the winemaking process with the head winemaker, Fergus Elias, at the estate. A lunch of charcuterie and cheese at the winery is also included. Stay overnight in one of the Balfour-owned boutique inns local to the estate. The winner will also receive a case of Balfour sparkling wine to take home. marksandspencer.com

Terms and conditions:
Travel to and from Hush Heath Estate is not included. Accommodation will be selected by the supplier. Travel insurance is not included. Unless specified, meals are not included. Those travelling are required to arrange adequate insurance. The prize is non-transferable. There is no cash alternative. Valid until 1 December 2023.

Drinks are included at the lunch and will be covered by the wine team on site as they will put a selection of wines together for the winners.

2. Two-night stay at Cliff at Lyons, Kildare
Win a two-night break for two at Cliff at Lyons, a boutique hotel in rural county Kildare, with full Irish breakfasts each morning. On one evening, dine at the two-Michelin-starred Aimsir where the Irish larder is truly celebrated. On the second evening, enjoy chef Sean Smith’s classic cooking at The Mill Restaurant. Aer Lingus will provide economy class flights from London Heathrow, London Gatwick, Manchester or Birmingham to Dublin airport. Airport transfers to and from Cliff at Lyons will also be provided by the hotel. cliffatlyons.ie

Terms and conditions:
The prize is for two people sharing a room and includes 2 nights bed and breakfast, with dinner on one evening in Aimsir (set tasting menu) and on the second evening in The Mill Restaurant (3-course dinner each). Drinks and extras must be paid for on departure.

Prize is non-transferable and subject to availability.

Aer Lingus terms and conditions:
2 economy class return tickets for flights from London Heathrow, London Gatwick, Manchester or Birmingham to Dublin airport.

Prize will expire 6 months from the date of winning.

Please note flights are subject to availability. Flight preferences should be provided at least 4 weeks in advance of travel. For travel over bank holidays and key holiday periods, flight preferences may need to be provided more than 4 weeks in advance.

The destination cannot be changed nor can the tickets be changed once issued.

The booking includes one bag per person at 20kg. Seat assignment is not included in the booking.

To ensure the best possible choice of available dates and flights, four weeks’ notice of your intention to travel is advisable.

This prize may only be redeemed by the prize winner and may not be sold onwards nor transferred to another party.

3. An overnight stay at Rick Stein’s private shepherd’s hut, Cornwall
Spend a night with a friend at one of the much-loved seafood chef’s luxurious new shepherd’s huts, a skip away from some of the most beautiful walks in Cornwall and picturesque beaches Harlyn and Constantine. Visit The Cornish Arms for a dinner of scampi in a basket or west country mussels, and one bottle of house wine. A breakfast of bacon rolls, scrambled eggs with smoked salmon, granola and yoghurt and more will be served at the iconic pub for the winner and their guest the following morning. Rickstein.com

Terms and conditions:
Prize includes 3-course meal for two at The Cornish Arms with a bottle of house wine. Subject to availability. Expiry date: 31 March 2023

4. One-night stay at Grace & Savour at Hampton Manor, Hampton in Arden
Journey to the Forest of Arden for a one-night stay (Wednesday or Thursday night) for two people at the boutique hotel and restaurant Grace & Savour at Hampton Manor, set amongst 45-acres of verdant woodland. The stay includes a welcome drink, a tour of the manor’s Victorian walled garden, and a culinary workshop. Finally, enjoy a 15-course dinner at Grace & Savour where chef David Taylor, formerly of Michelin-starred Maaemo in Norway, is cooking food inspired by the land. Hamptonmanor.com

Terms and conditions:
Valid for 6 months from when the winner is notified. Drinks not included with dinner. Breakfast not included. Prize must be booked in advance. Prize must be claimed on a Wednesday or Thursday night.

5. An overnight stay at University Arms, Cambridge
Escape to the collegiate centre of Cambridge with a friend for an overnight stay in a comfortable superior room at the University Arms with breakfast the following day. Explore the city on bikes or take a complimentary guided walking tour. Finally, enjoy a complimentary three-course meal with a bottle of house wine at chef Tristan Welch’s Parker’s Tavern. Think honey and thyme slow roast Norfolk duck with triple cooked chips and truffle. universityarms.com

Terms and conditions:
The prize is valid until 1 July 2023 and must be booked by 1 January 2023. Booking to be made by winner directly with the hotel only. The prize is subject to availability and based on two guests sharing accommodation. Any additional extras such as extra meals, drinks, mini bar, phone calls, laundry etc will be charged to the prizewinner’s bill to be paid on departure. Travel and transfers not included. Blackout dates include Easter, Cambridge University graduation days, 21-29 July, Christmas, New Year and UK bank holidays.

6. An overnight stay at Mondrian Shoreditch, London
Enjoy a night away at Mondrian Shoreditch with a friend, plus breakfast the following morning. Dine at BiBo, Andalusian chef Danny Garcia’s restaurant, and eat tapas followed by a main course and dessert with a bottle of wine to share. sbe.com

Terms and conditions:
Non transferable. Valid until 10 December 2022. Booking subject to availability. Room category to be allocated by the hotel. Guests will need to provide credit card on check-in to cover for any damages, as well as any extra expenses during their stay.

7. Private cookery masterclass for four with Theo Randall
Learn to cook using the finest seasonal ingredients with award-winning chef Theo Randall in his Park Lane restaurant at the InterContinental, while enjoying a glass of prosecco. After the class, enjoy a four-course dinner with wine pairings selected by the sommelier, plus a gift on departure. theorandall.com

Terms and conditions:
Wine pairings chosen by sommelier alongside the four-course dinner. Winner should arrange dates directly with InterContinental to ensure availability. Must be redeemed before the end of 2022.

8. Dinner for four at Carousel, London
From New York to Mexico to Japan, Carousel seeks out the best chefs from all over the world to cook at its London restaurant. Win dinner for four – with drinks pairings – cooked by a guest chef of the winner’s choosing. carousel-london.com

Terms and conditions:
Valid Mon-Weds. Valid for 12 months from when the prize is drawn.

9. A meal for four at Petersham Nurseries, London
Enjoy beetroot risotto with cashel blue cheese or lobster with coco beans at the Covent Garden branch of London’s famous garden restaurant, The Petersham. Also included: one copy of The Petersham Nurseries Book, worth £65. petershamnurseries.com

Terms and conditions:
Lunch or dinner at The Petersham for 4 people, up to the value of £400. Can be redeemed Monday-Saturday, subject to availability. The prize is non-transferable. There is no cash alternative. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer. Expiry date: 31 October 2023.

10. A meal for two at Le Champignon Sauvage, Cheltenham
Win a three course meal for two at the historic restaurant (Jay Rayner described it as “one of the best meals of my life”) plus a glass of Champagne on arrival, and a bottle of wine chosen by the restaurant. Meet chef David Everitt-Matthias and receive a signed copy of his recipe book too. lechampignonsauvage.co.uk

Terms and conditions:
Valid for 6 months from when the winner is notified. Excludes bookings on Saturdays.

11. Dinner for two at Bubala, London
Enjoy a feast of confit potato latkes with toum and Aleppo chilli and halloumi with black seed honey at London’s finest vegetarian restaurant (the Soho outpost). The meal includes the chef’s selection of dishes, a cocktail each and a bottle of wine to share. Bubala.co.uk

Terms and conditions:
Valid until 31 March 2023. Subject to availability.

12. Provisions cheese subscription
Receive a 3-month cheese subscription from Provisions Wine & Cheese. Each of the three boxes will contain 1kg of cheese from expert cheese makers across Europe and has a different theme: Alpine; comfort cheese; best sellers and more. provisionslondon.co.uk

Terms and conditions:
Deliverable to UK addresses only. Subscription must be commenced within 6 months of the prize being drawn.

13. Lina Stores hamper
Win a £100 hamper from Soho’s famous Italian deli. Includes orecchiette pasta, Sicilian extra virgin olive oil, San Marzano tomatoes, gianduia biscuits and a bottle of Lina Stores Vermouth. linastores.co.uk

14. Festa wine box
Win a box of delicious Portuguese wine worth £85 from Festa – Portugal’s first wine festival in the UK by Bar Douro. bardouro.co.uk

Terms and Conditions:
Redeemable until December 2022. The winner will receive a unique discount code for them to redeem directly through the shop. The winner must be over 18 years old and have a UK address for delivery.

Tickets to the Observer Food Monthly Awards 2022
Win one of five pairs of tickets to attend the Awards which take place at a central London location on Thursday 13 October 2022.

Terms and Conditions:
Attendees at the awards ceremony must be aged 18 or over.

The Guardian is unable to cover any travel, accommodation, expenses and costs associated with attending the awards ceremony.

One of the persons attending the Awards must be the winner.

The name of the person attending (the winner) and the name of their guest must be emailed to [email protected] no later than 1 September 2022.

Should the winner and their guest be unable to attend the awards ceremony for any reason, the Guardian is unable to provide any form of compensation or an alternative prize.

The tickets are non-transferrable and cannot be exchanged for cash.

ID will be required upon registration in order to be admitted to the awards ceremony.


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