Irish Good Choice! Quality Food Awards Winners 2018

Congratulations to all of our finalists and winners, and thank you to all who entered!
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Good Choice! Gold Q

Dan & Monstro Homemade Pasta Sauce


Free From - Chilled Sweet

Winner
Dunnes Stores Free From Gluten, Wheat & Milk Vanilla & Caramel Iced Dessert  / Eispro

Highly Commended
Tesco Free From Soya Alternative Natural Yogurt / Castelli
Wildberry Bakery Carrot & Walnut Cake

Commended
Tesco Free From Creme Caramel Dessert / Castelli

Free From - Bread & Bakery

Winner
Lidl Just Free Gluten Free Iced Queen Cakes / Cuisine Royale

Highly Commended
Aldi Free From Superseed Loaf / Gallaghers Bakery
Tesco Finest Free From Chocolate Cake / Country Style Foods

Free From - Chilled Savoury

Winner
Mr Good's Fabulous Fish Fresh Irish Whitefish Fillets

Highly Commended
Dunnes Stores Gluten Free Irish Chicken Kiev / Shannonvale
Lidl Gluten Free Pork Sausages / Loughnane

Commended
Cully & Sully Nourishing Veggie Broth

Free From - Cereals

Winner
Rigney's Cinnamon and Date Granola

Highly Commended
Lifeforce Gluten Free Irish Muesli / Boyne Valley Group

Commended
Lidl Just Free Gluten Free Porridge Oats  / National Organic

Free From - Frozen Savoury

Winner
Rosie & Jim Battered Chicken Chunks

Commended
Lidl Trattoria Alfredo Gluten Free Margherita Pizza  / Roncadin

Free From - Ambient Sweet

Winner
Tesco Finest Free From Dark Chocolate & Ginger Cookies / Northumbrian Fine Foods

Highly Commended
Tesco Free From Cranberry White Choc Cookies / Northumbrian Fine Foods

Commended
Dr. Coy's Mint Nutritional Chocolate Bar
Lidl Gluten Free Triple Chocolate Cookies / Northumbrian Fine Foods

Free From - Ambient Savoury

Winner
Tesco Red Lentil Fusilli / La Doria

Highly Commended
Tesco Free From Plain Crackers / Sherriffs Foods

Free From - Frozen Sweet

Winner
Tesco Free From Fruit Split / Eispro

Commended
Cobbs Bakery Gluten Free Chocolate Brownie
Tesco Free From Toffee & Vanilla Cones / Eispro

Children’s Food - Healthy

Winner - Savoury
Dan & Monstro Homemade Pasta Sauce

Highly Commended
Aldi Mamia Veggie Casserole / Fitzeally Foods

Winner – Sweet
Tesco Watermelon Lollies / Bakkavor

Highly Commended
Tesco Pineapple Lollies / Bakkavor

Hot Beverages

Winner
Lidl Knightsbridge Green Tea / Finlay Beverages

Commended
Lidl Knightsbridge Herbal Infusion Peppermint Tea  / Finlay Beverages

Soft Drinks

Winner
Tesco Energy Boost Smoothie Mix / Ardo 

Commended
Aldi Vive Low Calorie Indian Tonic Water / Randor Hills Mineral Water
The Juice Works Green Machine

Reduced Fat Meat

Winner
Dunnes Stores Low Fat Fresh Irish Beef Meatballs / Tendermeats

Highly Commended
Aldi Brannans Turkey Rashers  / Henry Denny

Commended
Rosie & Jim Southern Chicken Fried Fillets

Reduced/Low - Salt

Winner
Lidl Glensallagh Reduced Salt Back Bacon / Callan Bacon

Reduced/Low - Fat

Winner
Tesco Reduced Fat Houmous Mediterranean Selection / Katsouris Fresh Foods

Reduced/Low - Sugar

Winner
Tesco No Added Sugar Chunky Veg and Pasta Sauce / Greencore Group

Highly Commended
Kilderg Low Sugar Blackcurrent & Apple / Abbey Farm Foods

Commended
Dunnes Stores Reduced Sugar Raspberry Preserve / G's Gourmet Jam

Food To Go - Healthier

Winner - Sandwiches
Boots Deli Lites Onion Bhaji Sandwich

Winner - Salads
Aldi Specially Selected Nutri Grain Salad / Nature's Best

Highly Commended
Lidl Mediterranean Style Salad Bowl / Willowbrook Foods

Commended
NüDEST Banana, Honey and Oat Snack Pack


Grocery Ambient: Healthy and Alternative

Winner
Tesco Crunchy 3 Nut Butter  / F Duerr & Sons

Highly Commended
Lidl Deluxe Irish Rapeseed Oil / Donegal Rapeseed
Lifeforce Smooth Almond Nut Butter / Boyne Valley Group
Tesco Wholefoods Quick Cook 7 grains  / Kiril Mischeff

Commended
Tesco Brown Rice Fusilli / La Doria

Snacks – Savoury & Sweet Healthy Snacks

Winner
Lidl Alesto Snack Pots - Berry, Seed & Nut / R.M. Curtis & Co

Highly Commended
Lifeforce No Added Sugar Rice Cakes Dark Chocolate / Boyne Valley Group

Commended
Tesco Coconut Energy Bites / Nature's Best
Tesco Lentil Curls Sour Cream and Chive / Tayto Group 

Dairy

Winner
Tesco Organic Low Fat Milk / Aurivo Consumer Foods

Commended
Aldi Clonbawn Lactose Free Milk / Arrabawn Dairies

Meat Free

Winner
Aldi Sweet Potato Burger / Great Foods

Commended
EDEN Curried Cauliflower Burgers


Protein Enhanced Food/Added Ingredients

Winner - Added Ingredients
Aldi The Foodie Market Flaxseed Crunch / Virginia Health Foods

Winner - Protein Enhanced Foods
Lidl Coolree Creamery Fresh Irish Protein Milk / Aurivo Consumer Foods

Highly Commended
Dunnes Stores Reduced Fat High Protein Cheese / Bandon Vale

Commended
Tesco Finest High Protein Loaf / Hovis