Yorkshire’s Food Capital has attracted international chefs and food writers over the years.
The BBC Saturday Kitchen star grew up in Malton and had his own restaurant at the Talbot Hotel for 3 years.
The Godfather of Italian Cuisine has visited Malton several times and first dubbed the town ‘Yorkshire’s Food Capital’.
The famous cook and ‘I’m a Celebrity get me out of here’ star is a supporter of Yorkshire and Malton. She stars in our food festival film.
Famous food writer Tom has attended the food festival several times as a festival patron. His ‘Mr Trotters Pork Scratchings’ were a festival hit!
The famous food writer and TV star has travelled all around the world in search of good food. We were delighted he agreed to be a patron of the food festival!
Observer columnist and top restaurant critic, Jay attended Malton Food festival as a guest star giving several excellent talks.
Jean Christophe Novelli
The nation’s favourite French chef attended the festival in 2014.
The Incredible Spice Men
Tony Singh & Cyrus Todiwala entertained the crowds at the 2014 festival and cooked in the Malton Cookery School!
The Chiappa Sisters
Michela, Emi and Romina, the Welsh/Italian sisters charmed the crowds with cook school lessons and demos.
Yorkshire born and bred James, up and coming food writer and author interviewed our patrons in 2014.
James Martin’s mentor and french culinary legend stayed at the Talbot Hotel and ate at the James Martin restaurant in 2013. A great honour!
HRH Prince of Wales personal chef Visen Anenden visited the food festival and cooked live on stage with his friend Antonio Carluccio!