Chocolate, Milk and White: Winner Announcement
Phil Kafarakis, President of the Specialty Food Association, along with Ken Blanchette of FreshDirect, announces the 2018 sofi Award winners for the Milk and White Chocolate 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
Cracker: Silver Winner
Firehook receives the 2018 Silver sofi Award for Firehook Baked Crackers Hummus Crunch in the Cracker category.
Honey: Silver Winner
The Z Specialty Food, LLC / Moon Shine Trading Co. wins the 2018 Silver sofi Award in the Honey Category for Moon Shine Trading co. Honey: Northwestern Meadowfoam
Oil - Olive Oil: Gold Winner
Italian Products USA receives the 2018 Gold sofi Award for Planeta Extra Virgin Olive Oil in the Olive Oil 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.
Cooking Sauce, Marinade: Silver Winner
Apsara Foods LLC receives the 2018 Silver sofi Award for Angkor Lemongrass Paste in the Cooking Sauce, Marinade 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