2012 Quality Food Awards
Tesco swept the board at the 2012 Quality Food Awards, with 15 winning products, 14 highly commended products and 4 commended products. Tesco also won the Gold Q, for the product ultimately judged to be the best of the best; this great honour went to delicious Finest Elfe Baking Potatoes.
The Quality Food Awards are the most prestigious awards for products sold by UK grocery retailers. The judging panel comprises experts from across the industry, including chefs, chef lecturers, home economists, food photographers, food writers, food technologists and regional food groups. Every aspect of a product is taken into account, from flavour and ingredients to value and packaging.
Products singled out by the judges include Tesco Belgian Chocolate and Grand Marnier Cake (coming soon), Tesco Everyday Value Fish Fingers and Tesco Taste of India Butter Chicken. Read on for the full list of winners.
Gold Q Award: Tesco Finest Elfe Potatoes
Tesco Hand Cooked Root Vegetable Crisps
Tesco Finest Artisan Roasted Balsamic Garlic Baguette
Tesco Finest Langres
Tesco Belgian Chocolate and Grand Marnier Cake
Tesco Finest Caramel Butter Fudge Made With Cornish Sea Salt
Tesco Broadbean, Asparagus & Mint Houmous
Tesco Taste of India Butter Chicken
Tesco Finest Elfe Baking Potatoes
Half-Baked Cake Company Ready To Bake Farmhouse Apple Cake
Tesco British Hand Crimped Roasted Pork Belly Pie
Tesco Piing! Spicy Pepperoni Pasta Pot
Tesco Everyday Value Fish Fingers
Tesco Goodness Snack Pack Pineapple Finger
Tesco Finest Jersey Butter
Tesco Taste of India Chicken Sizzler
Tesco Finest Extra Matured Norfolk Pork Belly With Black Pepper and Sea Salt
Tesco Finest Partridge in a Pear Tree Cake with Courvoisier® vs Cognac
Tesco Finest Wild Mushrooms
Tesco Ingredients Hoisin Sauce
Tesco Ingredients Patatas Bravas Sauce
Tesco New York Deli Pie
Tesco Everyday Value Basmati
Tesco Grand Marnier and chocolate Cake
Tesco Finest Biscuits For Cheese
Tesco Extreme Chilli Houmous
Tesco Everyday Value Flapjack
International Wine Challenge 2012
Tesco has won four top awards at the International Wine Challenge. Tesco Finest* Pouilly Fumé 2009 won Great Value Champion White, Tesco Finest* Gigondas 2010 won Great Value Champion Red and Tesco Finest* Sauternes 2009 won Great Value Champion Sweet. Tesco also won Supermarket of the Year at the International WIne Challenge 2012.