The UK’s food and drink sector is booming. Using YouK, you can discover over 400 kinds of cheese, more than 500 gins and even 20 types of ginger snap which have all been made in the UK!

Cheese

YouK lists 418 British different kinds of cheese, including 44 regional blue cheeses and 19 bries! You can use YouK search by cheese style (hard, soft, blue, goats’, vegan) and by type (Camembert, Stinking Bishop, Mozzarella, Cheddar and many more) allowing you to choose and shop your favourite and new brands in seconds.

Connage Gouda

Gin

The gin revolution has hit the UK and with 580 gins to discover, YouK is like the ultimate dictionary of British gins! Whatever your taste, YouK has something for you as gins are searchable by botanical type and flavour, including festive gins and vintage gins. To balance out the booze, there are also a huge number of mixers, including ten different tonics, for that perfect pour.

Ginger Snaps

Who doesn’t love a ginger snap? YouK truly has the best to choose from, with brands ranging from Fortnum & Mason and Daylesford Organic to smaller, handmade biscuit specialists including Cottage Delight, founded in the Staffordshire Moorlands in 1974. Time to put the kettle on!

Wine

It’s no secret that British wine is on the rise, and it is carving out a brilliant reputation for itself. Search YouK for red, white, rose or sparkling wine, and then by grape. Wines from Denbies Wine Estate, one of the first and largest UK wine estates, sit alongside bottles from Chapel Down (Sussex), Camel Valley (Cornwall) and Lyme Bay (Devon).

Lyme Bay Pinot Noir

Tea

Discover a huge range of different UK packaged and blended tea brands ranked by their ecological and sustainability credentials. Teas are split into fifteen different categories to suit all tastes from the builder’s brew to Chinese oolong. British tea highlights include tea from Tregothnan, Cornwall, home to the first tea to be grown in England. Cornish tea leaves are blended with the finest leaves from Assam and Darjeeling to create a range of distinctive flavours.

Fish

YouK takes a unique approach to its listings for fish. As well as searching by individual fish, you can choose the type of dish to cook, fish curry, paella, chowder, for instance, to discover both the best-suited fish to use, both for taste and sustainability. The top recommendation for fish curry is salmon, delivered by The Cornish Fishmonger the day after it is landed in Cornwall.

Vegetables

Eating seasonal, fresh vegetables grown in the UK is made easy with YouK. British suppliers of all kinds of vegetables are brought together, allowing you to choose asparagus from Barfoots in the spring, Isle of Wight tomatoes through the summer, Yorkshire-grown Bannisters Farm potatoes in the autumn, and Welsh cabbages from Blas Y Tir in the winter.

This is just the beginning of the different food and drink items you can discover on YouK which also features extensive whisky, ready meals and butter, to name a few! Be sure to share your experience when you try something new by leaving a review on the product page!