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Open to any producer who has won the overall title at a recognised sausage competition between 1st July 2016 and 30th June 2017, the event will take the best sausages in the land and decide who really is the Champion of Champions.

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Chris PotterChris Potter from Tim Potter Son & Daughter in Wellington, Somerset, was crowned this year’s 2015 Champion of Champions at St Bart’s Brewery in London.

Chris Potter won with a pork, turkey, and cranberry sausage. 

Open to any producer who has won the overall title at a recognised sausage competition between 1st July 2014 and 30th June 2015, the event will take the best sausages in the land and decide who really is the Champion of Champions.

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For details on next year’s contest, contact Lara Bacinello on 01293 610475 or Lara.Bacinello@wrbm.com

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2015 Champion of Champions

Winner- Chris Potter - Tim Potter Son & Daughter

Chris PotterChris Potter from Tim Potter Son & Daughter in Wellington, Somerset, was crowned this year’s Champion of Champions at St Bart’s Brewery in London.
Potter won with a pork, turkey, and cranberry sausage.

The competition was open to any producer who won the overall title at a recognised sausage competition between 1 July 2014 and 30 June 2015. Each entry was then judged by a team of experts where the overall winner was decided.

Entrants were required to send two packs of the same sausage in, one cooked and one raw. The two were then compared for differentiations.

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2014 Champion of Champions



Champion of Champions 2014 Winner - Craig Finch: Craig Finch Butchers

Champion of Champions 2014 finalists

Champion of Champions 2013



Champion of Champions 2013 Winner- Craig Finch: Pork & Leek Sausage

Champion of Champions 2013 finalists
 Competitor Name  Company Name
 Andrew Edis  Edis of Ely
Craig Finch  Craig Finch
Derek Toms  JE Toms & Sons of Portstewart
Ivan Thompson The Sausage Shed
James Bangs J. W. Mettrick & Son
Jamie Archer  Archers Butchers
Keith Partridge The Wholesome Hog
Luke Haigh Bolster Moor Farmshop
Martin Tees Ye Olde Sausage Shop
Martin Martindale  Greenfield Pork Products
Michael Kennedy  Artingstalls Family Butchers
 Mark Duckworth  Dales Traditional Butchers
 Martin John Martindale  Greenfield Pork Products
 Michael Kennedy  F R Kennedy & Son
Nigel Hofmanns Hofmanns
Paul Clark  George H. Pickings
Peter Hughes The Preseli Gold Sausage Co
Philip Cranston Cranstons
Robert Inman D J Fenton Butchers
Simon Haigh Bolster Moor Farm Shop
Stephen Vaughan Vaughans Family Butchers


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Champion of Champions 2012

champion of champions 2012Codsall butcher Allan Bennett beat off strong competition from 29 other entries and scored an unprecedented hat trick as he brought home the Champion of Champions title for the third time, this year for his Bucks Fizz Celebration Sausage.

Champion of Champions 2012

Codsall butcher Allan Bennett beat off strong competition from 29 other entries and scored an unprecedented hat trick as he brought home the Champion of Champions title for the third time, this year for his Bucks Fizz Celebration Sausage.

MTJ editor and judge Ed Bedington said: "This year's competition saw one of the highest number of entries in recent times, and the standard was uniformly superb throughout. Picking out our winner was not an easy task, but at the end of the day, Allan's class sausage stood out, and taking the champion of champion title for an unprecedented third time cements his reputation as one of the UK's finest sausage makers."

champion of champions 2012 Allan Bennett

The decision makes Allan, who has previously taken the Champions title in 2004 and 2009, the only butcher to win the competition three times.

Commenting on the win, Allan said: "I feel absolutely fantastic. The first time yes, the second time great, but the third time, unbelievable, absolutely unbelievable. I am very very pleased to have won the trophy. I have dreamt of it all night, I knew I was going to win it with the Bucks Fizz, but the dream has come true."

The 2012 competition was open to anyone who had won the overall title in any recognised sausage competition or evaluation between 1st July 2011 and 30th June 2012.

Champion of Champions 2012 finalists
 Competitor Name  Company Name
 Allan Bennett  Allan Bennett   WINNER
 Andrew Rook  J.C.Rook & Sons
 Charles Clewlow  H. Clewlow Butchers
 Clinton Rudd  Denshams Butchers
 Craig Finch  Craig Finch
 Daniel Wilkinson  Wilkinson Butchers
 Eileen Wolfe  Brookfield Farm Butchery
 George McCartney  McCartney's of Moira
 John Brereton  Ludlow Food Centre
 John Laking  Lakings of Louth
 Kimberley Daniels  Artingstalls Family Butchers
 Mark Duckworth  Dales Traditional Butchers
 Martin John Martindale  Greenfield Pork Products
 Michael Kennedy  F .R. Kennedy & Son
 Paul Buttling  T Buttling Butchers
 Paul Clark  George H. Pickings
 Paul Flintoft  Paul Flintoft Traditional Family Butchers
 Paul Turner  A Turner and Sons
 Rebecca Pepperell  Pepperell's Meats
 Simon Haigh  Bolster Moor Farm Shop
 Stephen Robinson  Robinsons Butchers and Delicatessen

 

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Champion of Champions 2011

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Champion of Champions 2010

champion of champions 2010 finalists champion of champions 2010 winner simon haigh
 Paul Riley  Allan Bennett
 Simon Haigh  Bolster Moor Farm Shop - Winnner
 Michael F Kennedy  F R Kennedy & Son
 Anthony Paul Spurgeon  Frank Spurgeon
 Paul Clark  George H Pickings
 Martin J Martindale  Greenfield Pork Products
 Christopher Cripps  Greens of Pangbourne
 Tristan Meier  H Dayus Family Butchers
 Nigel Hofmann  H Hofmann & Soins
 Craig Douglas  J C Douglas Quality Butcher
 Simon Dowey  John R Dowey & Son
 Peter Hughes  Preseli Gold Sausage Company
 Aisling McDwyer  Stewarts of Enniskillen
 Derek McMahon  Stuart's of Buckhaven
 Paul Buttling  T Buttling
 Chrys Titshall  Teme Vale
 Ivan Thompson  The Sausage Shed
 Steve Vaughan  Vaughan's Family Butchers
 Daniel Wilkinson  Wilkinson Butchers


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