Angus is an area renowned for it’s rich bounty of food and
drink. Iconic locally-distinctive foods such as Arbroath Smokies, Forfar
Bridies, Aberdeen Angus beef and soft fruit are known the world over but what
the area can offer goes much further than that with crops grown in some of the
most fertile land in the country, artisan gin and vodka producers, handmade
chocolate, preserves and much more.
Taste of Angus is committed to getting people to shop
locally, to enjoy all the fabulous products grown and made in Angus and to
support local businesses. We are also passionate about environmental
sustainability, and want everyone to have access to good local food – to learn
about farming and food growing, to make sensible food choices, and to cook
delicious meals using local ingredients. We want people to have the best of
what the area has to offer, whether that be eating at home or out in a local
The Taste of Angus Food Charter enables businesses, groups
and individuals to make a ‘pledge’ to support local food and drink.
Everyone who makes a pledge, has agreed to do something to work towards the objective of the
Strengthening the Local Economy
Strong Community Food Culture
Good Food for all
Look for the Logo
Look out for the Taste of Angus Charter logo when you are in cafes, restaurants and shops – the quality mark for keeping it local!