Each category in the British Sandwich Designer of the Year is a competition in its own right and has a specified sponsor’s product.

Contestants are asked to submit one recipe in a minimum of three categories and in each case, the recipes are required to showcase the sponsor's product, together with other complimentary ingredients of their choice, making a creative, innovative and commercially viable sandwich. Contestants may enter all six categories, submitting a maximum of two recipes in each category.


This year's competition categories are:

Royal Greenland MSC Cooked and Peeled Cold Water Prawns Category Applewood Category  
Sam Browne Foods Shredded Duck Category Norseland Jarlsberg Cheese Category
H. Smith Food Group plc Shredded Chicken Category New York Bakery Star Bun Category