Irish Good Choice! Quality Food Awards 2017


A huge congratulations to all our winners of the first Irish Good Choice! Quality Food Awards! 


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Irish Good Choice! Quality Food Awards Retailer of the Year 

Tesco Ireland


Irish Good Choice! Gold Q 

Tesco Finest Free From White Chocolate and Cranberry Cookies / Northumbrian Fine Foods 

 

Added Ingredients & Powders

Winner
Aldi Linseed Crunch with Cranberries and Almonds / Virginia Health Foods 

 

Dairy 

Winner
ProU Raspberry Yogurt 

Highly Commended
Tesco Fortified Low Fat Milk/ Aurivo Consumer Foods  

 

Dairy Free

Winner
Tesco Free From Raspberry Passion Fruit Yoghurt / Castelli UK

Commended
Tesco Free From Chocolate Dessert / Castelli UK 

  

Food To Go 

Winner
Aldi The Bag That's A Bowl  / Nature's Best 

Highly Commended
Dunnes Stores Quinoa & Baby Kale Salad / Nature's Best
Tesco Spiral Vegetable Salad with Chicken and a Thai Dressing / Nature's Best

Commended
Dunnes Stores Super Salads Irish Atlantic Seaweed & Baby Salad Leaves  / Nature's Best
Irish Biltong Beef Snack
Tesco Falafel Salad with Feta Cheese, Beetroot Houmous and a Floury Wrap / Nature's Best 

 

Free From Ambient Savoury 

Winner
Lidl Just Free Gluten Free Crisps - Barbeque / The Ridgeway 

Commended
O'Gormans Cottage Foods I Am Blushing Beetroot Relish

 

Free From Ambient Sweet 

Winner
Tesco Finest Free From White Chocolate and Cranberry Cookies / Northumbrian Fine Foods

Highly Commended
Lidl Just Free Gluten Free Ginger Cookies / Northumbrian Fine Foods

Commended
Broderick Brothers Cocoa & Hazelnut Bar
Lidl Just Free Gluten Free Chocolate Digestives / Northumbrian Fine Foods

 

Free From Bread & Bakery 

Winner
Pure Bred Gluten Free Super Seed Slices

Highly Commended
Aldi Zilch Gluten Free Bread / Gallaghers Bakery 

 

Free From Cereals 

Winner
Homespun Foods Quinoa Crunch Pecan and Cranberry 

Highly Commended
Homespun Foods Quinoa Crunch Goji Berry, Cashew and Coconut
Tesco Free From Kids Cereal Selection / Molino Nicoli

Commended
Lidl Just Free Porridge Oats / National Organic
Maria Lucia Cashew, Almond and Cinnamon Gluten Free Granola
Wicked Wholefoods For the Love of Gluten-Free Buckwheat Fig Cashew Cranberry 

 

Free From Chilled Savoury 

Winner
Dunnes Stores Irish Breaded Haddock Goujons / Atlantis Seafoods

Highly Commended
Cully & Sully Lentil & Smoked Bacon Soup
Cully & Sully 'Squashed Veggie Soup
Tesco Gluten Free Irish Sausages / Hilton Foods 

Commended
Aldi Has No Gluten Free Sausages / Hodgins
Dunnes Stores New York Style Mini Hot Dogs 

 

Free From Chilled Sweet 

Winner
Wildberry Bakery Orange and Almond Cake

Highly Commended
Absolute Nutrition Chia Energy Bombs 

 

Free From Frozen Savoury 

Winner
Lidl Alfredo Gluten Free Margherita Pizza / Crust & Crumb Bakery

Highly Commended
Tesco Free From Battered Onion Rings / Kitchen Range Foods 

 

Free From Frozen Sweet 

Winner
Tesco Free From Strawberry and Vanilla Cones / Eispro 

Highly Commended
Dunnes Stores Assorted Fruit Splits - Free From Gluten, Wheat & Milk / Eispro
Tesco Free From Profiteroles / Belfield

 

Meat Free  

Winner
Aldi Beetroot Falafel / Great Food UK 

Highly Commended
Hempathy Hemp & Chia Lentils Burger
Tesco Meat Free Sweet Potato Paneer and Spinach Bakes / Daloon Foods 

Commended
Tesco Meat Free Cauliflower Cheese Grills / Daloon Foods 

 

Protein Supplements/Enhanced Foods 

Winner
Tesco Omega 3 Enriched Whole Chicken / Manor Farm

Highly Commended
Absolute Nutrition PowerHouse Protein Balls 

Commended
Absolute Nutrition Power Bites
Tesco Fresh Protein Milk / Aurivo Consumer Foods

 

Reduced/Low Fat/Salt Meat 

Winner
Tesco Reduced Fat Irish Beef Burgers / Hilton Foods 

Highly Commended
Aldi Brannans Turkey Rashers / Henry Denny
Mallons Low Fat Gluten Free Pork Sausage with Leek and Pepper
Tesco Chicken Mince / Manor Farm 

Commended
Asda Extra Special Light & Lean Sausages / Finnebrogue Artisan
Tesco Reduced Fat Irish Chicken Burgers / Manor Farm

 

Reduced/Low Fat Produce 

Winner
Aldi Supergrain Rice & Quinoa Salad / Nature's Best 

Highly Commended
Tesco Reduced Fat Houmous Mediterranean Selection / Zorba Delicacies 

Commended
Dunnes Stores Reduced Fat Medium Red Cheese / Bandon Vale 

 

Reduced/Low Sugar 

Winner
Clotilde's Apple and Raspberry Compote

Highly Commended
Dunnes Stores Reduced Sugar Thin Cut Seville Orange Marmalade / G's Jam
Wexford Home Preserves No Added Sugar Three Fruit Marmalade

Commended
Aldi Duneen Dairy Organic Reduced Sugar Yogurts
Dunnes Stores Reduced Sugar Strawberry Preserve / G's Jam

 

Snacks - Savoury 

Winner
Irish Biltong Company Chilli Beef Snack 

Highly Commended
Tesco Crunchy Carrot Slices / J O Sims 

Commended
Lidl Just Free Unsalted Ricecakes / National Organic  

 

Snacks - Sweet 

Winner
Lidl Just Free Half Coated Milk Chocolate Rice Cakes / National Organic

Highly Commended
Tesco Chocolate Fruit and Nut Mix Snack Pack / Bensana 

Commended
Absolute Nutrition Rawlo's 

 

Soft Drinks 

Winner
Tesco Beetroot Smoothie / Ardo UK  

Highly Commended
Tesco Spinach Kiwi and Mango Superfood Smoothie / Ardo UK 

Commended
Britvic Ireland Club Zero Orange