Winner in the Category of Food Sharing: Riaz Phillips
Despite only being introduced last year as a new category to recognise those who use online platforms to progress British food and drink, Food Sharing 2017 received a strong roster of entries, including sibling bloggers the Dumpling Sisters and food and film pop-up KinoVino. But champion of them all of was Riaz Phillips, whose self-published book Belly Full: Caribbean Food in the UK started out as a Tumblr blog. It shines a light on the bakers, shop owners, chefs, and restaurateurs of Britain's extensive Afro-Caribbean food community.
Cookbook author Melissa Hemsley, food Instagrammer Clerkenwell Boy, and MUNCHIES' own Phoebe Hurst made up the judging panel, and were hugely impressed by Phillips' project.
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Belly Full: Caribbean Food in the UK by Riaz Phillips published by Tezeta Press out now at Tezetapress.com