Point System for Certification



Point System for Certified Local Designation

Location:________________________# of Seats/type of facility______________ Date______



2-10 Based on Availability, Selection, Regularity, Absolute Quantity Total:______


NH Meat on Menu (Smoked product in separate category)

2-10 Based on Availability, Selection, Regularity, Absolute Total:______


Smoke House Products (lower value meat not usually from NH)

Always on menu: 4

Occasionally featured: 2

Bonus for NH Meat: 6 Total:______


NH Fish on Menu

Always: 8

2-3 times/week: 5

Occasional specials: 2 Total:______


NH Cheese on Menu

Three or more offerings Always: 10

>3, 2-3 times/ week:  6

Occasional specials: 2 Total:______


Dairy (Cheese in separate category)

Always:  10

Occasionally: 2 Total:______


NH Maple Syrup and maple products

Always 8 Total:______


NH Honey

Always 6 Total:_____


NH Wine on wine list

Five or more selections: 10

Fewer than 5:  6

Not on regular list but occasionally featured: 2    Total:______


NH Beer

Five or more on menu:  8

Fewer than 5: 4

Occasional specials: 2          Total:_____


Value added   (if from NH Made member, extra++)

Bread, mustard jams, jellies, coffee & tea, etc.

Five or more always on menu or used daily:  8

Fewer than 5:  4

Member Bonus: 2 Total:_____


Promotion of local products and farms

Signs, blackboard, logo on menu, names of farms

on menu and in advertising, special events:2-10

(determined by effectiveness and impact) Total:_____


Certification by NH Sustainable

Lodging and Restaurant Program:8 Total:_____


Optional Additional points:


NH Crafts (NH Made/League of NH Craftsmen),

value added food products, cheese, wine in gift shop: 4-8

Bonus member: 2  Total:_____


Use of NH products (candles, pottery, etc) in dining room: 2-8

Bonus Member: 2 Total:_____


NH Flowers displayed:  3-6 Total:_____



Composts produce waste: 6

Bonus if returned to grower: 2 Total:_____


Exclusively feature NH bottled water or soda: 6

Bonus if in returnable container: 2 Total:_____

Maximum possible points: 160  Grand Total______ out of possible______.