The Mogford Prize for Food and Drink Writing 2021



Published: Monday, 6 October 2020

Submissions open:
4 November 2020

Submissions close:
6 January 2021, 12 noon GMT

Who may enter
The competition is open to any nationality provided the entrant is over the age of 18 years at the time of the closing date.

The Mogford Prize for Food and Drink Writing is an annual short story competition organised by the Mogford Hotels and Restaurants Group.

Food and drink must be at the heart of the winning tale. Your short story could, for instance, be about crime or intrigue; about a chance meeting over a drink; a life-changing conversation over dinner; or perhaps the details of a relationship explored through food or drink. ” 

The short story should have a maximum of 2,500 words. There is no minimum.

Entries must be submitted in English.

Entries must never have been published, self-published, broadcast or published on any website, blog or online forum.

Click here to read all previous winning stories.

Entry fee
£15 for each submitted short story.

The winner will receive £10,000.

The three runner-up entrants will receive £250 each.

Competition website
For further information visit official website https://www.mogfordprize.co.uk/