A record number of entries could be expected for Tassie premier food awards.
Entries are rolling in for the 2017 Royal Hobart Fine Food Awards, one of the largest annual food award programs in Australia.
Last year, nearly 1,600 entries came from every state and the ACT with more than 500 entries alone from cities and towns across Tasmania.
This year, nearly 500 classes will be judged in sections that range from sausage rolls and cordials, to coffee, seafood and herbs and spices with judging at the Hobart Showground between July 27 and July 30 after entries close June 24
Entries are being accepted at the Hobart Showground website at https://hobartshowground.com.au/royal-hobart-fine-food-awards/