Irish Foodservice Quality Food Awards

These categories are specific to foodservice and wholesale products available in Ireland, and will be judged with a foodservice focused set of judges and judging criteria. Packaging will not form part of the judging criteria for these products. 

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Entry Deadline Friday 22 May

Entry fee per product: €335 + VAT.

Small producer entry fee (fewer than 10 staff and annual sales under €1 million): €125 + VAT.
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(FS) Biscuits & Snacking

Ideally new innovation in room service or coffee occasion

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Bread and Morning Goods

Range of product that stands out or is unique

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Cakes & Desserts

Whole, sliced or individually wrapped portions.  This will be split accordingly depending on entries.

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Condiments & Dressings

Sachets to bottles to BOH ingredients

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Cooking Sauces

BOH/part prepared recipes that are ethnic, healthier or innovative

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Dairy/Non Dairy

Sachets for Room Service & Impulse or BOH use

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Delicatessen Ambient or chilled

Platters to individual slices/portion or BOH use

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Fish

Innovation in tinned/ambient/BOH use

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Food to Go

Presentation packaging to new flavours/Platter innovation

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Free From

BOH recipes that are ethnic, healthier or innovative

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Fresh Produce

Packaging ideas, BOH & Front of House presentation

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Hot Beverages

Room Service to FOH Impulse to BOH innovation or new for Barristas

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Meal Accompaniments

BOH recipes that are ethnic, healthier or innovative

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Meat

Sliced to BOH to Ready to serve variations

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Party Food & Buffet

Presentation packs & ideas on innovation

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Pasta, Rice & Grains

Products for recipe ingredient to fillings to salad products

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Pizza, Pies & Pasty

Products of innovation

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Preserves

Impulse jars/sachets/blister packs to BOH bulk

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Ready to Cook

Includes BOH, part prepared, for outlets to finish the dish e.g. lasagne, risotto, stews etc

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Soft Drinks

From Healthy to new packaging, or fit for purpose

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) BOH Dry Goods/ Ingredients

Ideas on time saving/BOH advantages & bulk for recipe development

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Vegan Products

BOH recipes or products that are healthier or innovative; BOH meat substitutions.  The category will be broken down to enable like for like products to be judged.

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Xmas Vegan/Vegetarian

FOH presentation, pre packed to whole ranges

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)

(FS) Non Meat Alternatives

Products for recipe ingredient to fillings to sandwich products

€ 335.00 +VAT (23%)