Care Cook of the Year

The NACC Care Cook of the Year Competition is one of the longest standing, independent recipe competitions in the UK. It continually challenges people who operate in the care sector to devise new and exciting recipes and to excel in their day to day catering environments.

The competition for 2016 is now open to receive your entries. Please click here to view the entry form.

The deadline is 12th February 2016! So you better get your entries in quickly!


PLEASE NOTE, NEW RULE FOR 2016:  All menus submitted must include at least one product
from the catering range of the following Premier Foods brands - McDougalls, Ambrosia, Birds, Bisto or Paxo.

2015 competition




Winner - Oliver Smith
Hadrian Healthcare Group
2nd Place - Matthew Dodge
Coombe Hill Manor

3rd Place - Samantha Smallwood
Sunrise Senior Living of Edgbaston




Care Cook 2015 Finalists

Care Cook 2016 Brochure and Entry Form

PLEASE NOTE NEW ADDITION - RULE 10

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Care Cook 2015 Winners Press Release

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NACC Care Cook 2015 - Launch press release - December 2014

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NACC Care Cook 2015 Entry Form

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NACC Care Cook 2014 Winner announced

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NACC Care Cook 2014 - Finalists Announcement

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Cook Competition Expands - Caring UK February 2014

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Care Cook of the Year 2014 - Launch press release

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Local chef takes bronze at national competition

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The Carer Article Summer 2013

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County Council takes Bronze at National Competition

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Hadrian Healthcare Group Chef is UK's Best Care Cook

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NACC Care Cook 2013 - Winners press release

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Nutritionist works with Hadrian Healthcare Group

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NACC Care Cook 2013 - Finalists Announced

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NACC Care Cook 2012 Finals Brochure

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Care Cook of the Year 2012 - Winner announced

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Care Cook of the Year 2012 - One week to go

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Joe Fower winner of South East Regional Care Cook-off 2012

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Care Cook 2011 Winner - Malcolm Shipton

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NACC Announces Care Cook Winner 2011

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Care Cook 2011 Finalists

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Care Cook 2010 Press Release

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