This page contains a Flash digital edition of a book.
EssentialProducts-in-Action


BRILLIANT BREAKFAST


Glyn Williams gives customers a taste of the High Peak


When Aviko announced its hunt for the best Great British Breakfast earlier this year, the competition attracted entrants from all over the UK. In the end, however, there was one clear winner...


"It's about showcasing the best that Derbyshire has to offer," says Glyn Williams, owner of the successful Stocks Café, set in the heart of the historic market town of Chapel-en-le-Frith, and winner of Aviko's Great British Breakfast competition. Glyn and Helen Williams took over Stocks Café in 2005, along with a committed team of eight, and have reinvented this 1970s café into a tourist hot spot for visitors to the High Peak district, as well as earning a loyal customer base locally.


"The quality of our food is incredibly important to us," Glyn says. "In this financial climate and with the competition we face from the local supermarket, our customers are looking for value for money when it comes to eating out. We average 400 covers a week; this can increase by as much as 50% during the summer months thanks to tourism, as well as our outside catering. The menu varies


from Traditional English Breakfasts which are a big part of our business at weekends, to Derbyshire Oatcakes, homemade soups and a range of cakes and speciality coffees.


LOCAL INGREDIENTS "We have built the Stocks reputation on quality food, using local Derbyshire ingredients; it not only helps us stand out in a very competitive area but more importantly it enables us to make a GP of 70% by keeping to regional produce. "We use as many local ingredients as we can in the


breakfast; it's about supporting the local economy, and in return the community supports us. It also reduces our food miles. Wherever possible we aim to minimise our impact on the environment; we are the only café to be awarded an environmental quality award by the Peak District National Park Authority, which is something we highlight to our


26 Essential Café


Information about any advertisements appearing in this issue: enquiries@essentialcafe.co.uk


Page 1  |  Page 2  |  Page 3  |  Page 4  |  Page 5  |  Page 6  |  Page 7  |  Page 8  |  Page 9  |  Page 10  |  Page 11  |  Page 12  |  Page 13  |  Page 14  |  Page 15  |  Page 16  |  Page 17  |  Page 18  |  Page 19  |  Page 20  |  Page 21  |  Page 22  |  Page 23  |  Page 24  |  Page 25  |  Page 26  |  Page 27  |  Page 28  |  Page 29  |  Page 30  |  Page 31  |  Page 32  |  Page 33  |  Page 34  |  Page 35  |  Page 36  |  Page 37  |  Page 38  |  Page 39  |  Page 40  |  Page 41  |  Page 42  |  Page 43  |  Page 44  |  Page 45  |  Page 46  |  Page 47  |  Page 48  |  Page 49  |  Page 50  |  Page 51  |  Page 52
Produced with Yudu - www.yudu.com