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Food and Drink

The food and drink industry is a major contributor to Scotland's 
economy with one in five people in manufacturing working Seafoodin the sector.

As well as the economy, food impacts on many other aspects of Scottish life including our health and environment.

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Latest News

More visitors getting a taste for Scotland - 29 December 2015

Scotland’s tourism industry stands in good stead as the Year of Food and Drink draws to a close and the Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design begins.

1000th Taste Our Best venue announced - 9 December 2015

taste our bestRichard Lochhead has announced the coveted 1000th Taste Our Best accreditation has been awarded to The Royal Exchange Coffee House, part of The Real Mary King’s Close visitor attraction in Edinburgh. Taste Our Best accreditation ensures that customers are eating quality ingredients of Scottish provenance and the freshest seasonal produce.

Hopes rise for Scotch lamb and haggis exports - 13 November 2015

US flagScotch Lamb and haggis could be back on US plates by 2017 after a positive response from the US Government during a meeting with Food Secretary Richard Lochhead. Getting back into the US market would unlock a huge market and millions of pounds of business for our Scotch Lamb and haggis producers.