Cold Beverage, Drink and Cocktail Mix: Winner Announcement
Phil Kafarakis, President of the Specialty Food Association, along with Ken Blanchette of FreshDirect, announces the 2018 sofi Award winners for the Cold Beverage, Drink and Cocktail Mix category. Ken spends time traveling the world to source curated product for FreshDirect. One recent sourcing trips through Italy, Ken selected Olio Novello; farm and field specific tomatoes in Campania, and DOP prosciutto and roasted meats from Emilia-Romagna
In Baked Goods
Salad Dressing: New Product Winner
Serious Foodie LLC receives the 2018 New Product sofi Award for Serious Foodie New Zealand Tamarillo Dressing & Marinade in the Salad Dressing category
Confection: Silver Winner
Vermont Amber Candy Company receives the 2018 Silver sofi Award for Vermont Amber Organic Toffee Fennel Seed Toffee in the Confection category.
Cooking Sauce, Marinade: Silver Winner
Apsara Foods LLC receives the 2018 Silver sofi Award for Angkor Lemongrass Paste in the Cooking Sauce, Marinade category
Dairy, Yogurt, Dairy Alternative: Bronze Winner
La Fermiere Inc receives the 2018 Bronze sofi Award for La Fermiere Pressed Lemon Creamy Whole Milk Yogurt in the Dairy, Yogurt, Dairy Alternative category.
Granola, Cereal: Gold Winner
Atalanta Corporation receives the 2018 Gold sofi Award for Cucina Classica Organic Italian 10 Minute Farro in the Granola, Cereal category
Cracker: Silver Winner
Firehook receives the 2018 Silver sofi Award for Firehook Baked Crackers Hummus Crunch in the Cracker category.