Dairy, Yogurt, Dairy Alternative: Winner Announcement
Phil Kafarakis, President of the Specialty Food Association, along with Ken Blanchette of FreshDirect, announces the 2018 sofi Award winners for the Dairy, Dairy Alternative 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
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
Cracker: Silver Winner
Firehook receives the 2018 Silver sofi Award for Firehook Baked Crackers Hummus Crunch in the Cracker category.
Vinegar: Bronze Winner
Acetaia Cazzola e Fiorini S.r.l. receives the 2018 Bronze sofi Award for I Solai Allambrusco Balsamic Vinegar in the Vinegar 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.
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.