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Could you be the 2023 Veggie Care Chef of the Year?

Vegetarian for Life has opened its Vegetarian Care Catering awards 2023.

The awards aim to celebrate 2023’s rising stars in vegan and vegetarian care catering.

Categories in the awards include the following:

Veggie Care Chef of the Year

Veggie Wholesaler of the Year

Outstanding Hospital Catering of the Year

Most Innovative Veggie Dish

The Beulah Charity Trust Special Recognition Award. Open to anyone, including volunteers, residents or staff members who want to make the UK a better place for older vegans and vegetarians.

This year marks the seventh Vegetarian for Life Awards for Excellence in Vegetarian Care Catering. With more vegans and vegetarians moving into residential care every year, this annual award recognises those who are pioneering the way in modern care catering. 

The deadline for submissions is Tuesday 29 August.

Previous residential care sector winners include:

  • Veggie Care Chef of the Year: Bettina Martin, Gibraltar Nursing Home (Evolve Care Group)
  • Most Innovative Veggie DishPhilip Meyer, Rivermede Court (Cinnamon Care) – for his filled cabbage leaf with a pepper purée, and soya milk pannacotta with a kiwi lime layer and vegan cinnamon shortbread.
  • Veggie Wholesaler of the Year: Bidfood
  • The Beulah Charity Trust Special Recognition Award: The Catering Team, Garden City Court (Quantum Care)


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