Awards

Here at Lovaton Farm we know that our meat is delicious, good value and good for the environment, but you don’t have to take our word for it

This page lists some of the awards we’ve won over the past few years along with comments from some of the judges.

Great Taste Awards

2019 Lleyn Leg of Hogget Three Stars
2019 Rump Steak One Star
2018 Shoulder of Hogget (on the Bone) - Lleyn Three Star
2018 Salt Beef Silverside (Rolled) – Dexter x Devon One Star
2017 Cushion of Lamb – Lleyn One Star
2017 Sirloin of Beef (Rolled) - Dexter x Devon One Star
2017 Belly of Pork – Gloucester Old Spot One Star
2016 Loin of Lamb (Rolled) – Lleyn Two Star
2016 Fillet of Beef – Dexter x Devon Two Star
2016 Pork Chops (Bone-in) – Gloucester Old Spot One Star
2015 Silverside (Rolled) – Dexter x Devon One Star
2015 Braising Steak - Dexter x Devon Two Stars
2014 Loin of Pork (on the Bone) – Gloucester Old Spot Two Stars
2014 Topside (Rolled) – Dexter x Devon One Star
2014 Shoulder of Lamb (on the Bone) – Lleyn One Star
2013 Leg of Pork (on the Bone) – Gloucester Old Spot Three Stars
2013 T-Bone Steak – Dexter x Devon Two Stars
2013 Rib of Beef (on the Bone) – Dexter x Devon Two Stars
2013 Leg of Lamb (on the Bone) – Lleyn Two Stars

Wow! This is stunning, a truly incredible piece of meat with no compromise on flavour, a great cross of breeds, and simply the best piece of beef I have eaten in a long time.

Taste of the West Awards

2012 T-Bone Steak - Dexter x Devon Best of Meat & Poultry
2019 Topside (Rolled) - Dexter x Devon Gold
2019 Leg of Hogget (on the Bone) - Lleyn Gold
2018 Shoulder of Hogget (on the Bone) - Lleyn Gold
2018 Rib-Eye Steak - Dexter x Devon Gold
2018 Plain Pork Sausage - Gloucester Old Spot Highly Commended
2017 Belly of Pork - Gloucester Old Spot Silver
2016 Topside (Rolled) - Dexter x Devon Silver
2015 Sirloin Steak - Dexter x Devon Highly Commended
2015 Shoulder of Pork (Boned & Rolled) - Gloucester Old Spot Highly Commended
2015 Lamb Loin Chops (Bone-in) - Lleyn Gold
2015 Shin of Beef - Dexter x Devon Gold
2015 Pork Chops (Bone-in) - Gloucester Old Spot Gold
2014 Loin of Lamb (Boned & Rolled) – Lleyn Silver
2014 Boxeater (Rolled) – Dexter x Devon Silver
2014 Fillet Steak – Dexter x Devon Bronze
2014 Leg of Pork (on the Bone) – Gloucester Old Spot Bronze
2013 Lamb Mince (Lean) – Lleyn Gold
2013 Loin of Pork (Boned & Rolled) - Gloucester Old Spot Gold
2013 Rump Steak – Dexter x Devon Silver
2013 Rib-Eye Steak – Dexter x Devon Silver
2013 BBQ/Frying Steak – Dexter x Devon Silver
2012 Lamb Leg Steak – Lleyn Gold
2012 T-Bone Steak – Dexter x Devon Gold
2012 Braising Steak – Dexter x Devon Gold
2012 Silverside (Rolled) – Dexter x Devon Silver
2012 Old English Sausage - Gloucester Old Spot Silver
2012 Pork & Apple Burgers - Gloucester Old Spot Silver
2012 Loin Steak – Gloucester Old Spot Bronze
2012 T-Bone Steak - Dexter x Devon Champion Product
2011 Shoulder of Lamb (on the Bone) - Lleyn Gold
2011 Steak Mince - Dexter x Devon Gold
2011 Brisket (Rolled) – Dexter x Devon Silver
2011 Topside (Rolled) – Dexter x Devon Silver
2011 Pork & Beef Sausages - Gloucester Old Spot & Dexter x Devon Silver
2011 Pork Fillet (Tenderloin) – Gloucester Old Spot Bronze
2011 Steak and Onion Burgers - Dexter x Devon Bronze
2010 Topside (Rolled) – Dexter Bronze
2010 Rib-Eye Steak – Dexter Bronze
2010 Leg of Lamb (on the Bone) – Lleyn Bronze
2009 Rib of Beef (on the Bone) – Dexter x Devon Gold
2009 Sirloin Steak – Dexter x Devon Silver
2009 Loin of Lamb (Rolled) – Lleyn Silver
2009 Valentine Steak – Lleyn Bronze
2009 Leg of Pork (on the Bone) – Gloucester Old Spot Bronze
2008 Italian Tomato & Herb Meatballs - Gloucester Old Spot Silver
2008 Pork Chipolata Sausages - Gloucester Old Spot Silver
2007 Rump Steak – Dexter x Devon Gold
2007 Fillet Steak – Dexter x Devon Silver
2006 Rump Steak – Dexter x Devon Silver
2006 Fillet Steak – Dexter x Devon Silver
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Good creamy fat and good marbling throughout the meat. Properly chined. Very tender – superbly so! Melt in the mouth taste and quite remarkable. A cracking piece of beef.

Food Drink Devon Awards

2018 Shoulder of Hogget (on the Bone) - Lleyn Gold
2011 Sirloin Steak - Dexter x Devon Gold
2011 Unsmoked Back Bacon (Dry Cured) - Gloucester Old Spot Gold
2018 Rib-Eye Steak – Dexter x Devon Gold
2018 Shoulder of Hogget (on the Bone) - Lleyn Gold
2018 Pork Fillet (Tenderloin) - Gloucester Old Spot Gold
2014 Rib-Eye Steak – Dexter x Devon Gold

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