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Alberta Food Awards - 2013 Winners

2013 Competition Categories Award Winners
Best Value Added product using Beef as a primary ingredient— can include product sold primarily through food service channels
Thumbs Up foods
Fauzia Kanji
Serenna's Beef Samosas
335, 7 Westwinds Cresc. NE, Calgary AB T3J 5H2
Best Value Added Baked or Cereal product using Alberta grains as a primary ingredient— can include product sold primarily through food service channels
JRK Farms
100% Stone Ground Whole Wheat Flour
Jim Hugo, Owner
RR2, Three Hills AB T0M 2A0

Best Value Added product using Pork as a primary ingredient— can include product sold primarily through food service channels
Siwin Foods
Doug Gordon, Director of Sales and Marketing
Pork & Vegetable Pot Stickers
Box 5450, Leduc AB T9E 6L7
Best Value Added Beverage product utilizing Alberta grains, dairy or produce (fruit, berries or vegetables)
Rock Ridge Dairy
Cherylynn and Patrick Bos
Skim Organic Cow Milk
Box 5, Site 7 R.R. 3, Ponoka AB T4J 1R3

Best Value Added product using Canola as an important ingredient (may or may not be the main ingredient) or as a significant element of the product's manufacturing process
Mountain View Farming
Walter Hofer, Manager
Cold pressed canola oil, unrefined
Box 2187, Strathmore AB T1P 1K2
Best Value Added product using Alberta grown produce fruits or berries
Field Stone Fruit Wines
Elaine & Marvin Gill
Strawberry Rhubarb Fruit Wine
Box 19, Site 6, R. R. #1, Strathmore AB T1P 1J6

Best Value Added product using Specialty Meats and/or Poultry or Seafood as a primary ingredient
Sgambaro's Signature Seafoods
Roberto Sgambaro, President
Cold Smoked Atlantic Salmon (Lox)
12819 - 58 Street, Edmonton AB T5A 4Z1
Best Value Added Sauce, Condiment or Additive utilizing Alberta grown/raised/harvested outputs (category can include jams, jellies, honey as well savoury sauces etc.)
Honey Bunny
Gilbert Wolfe
Creamed Organic Honey
Box 289, Guy AB T0H 1Y0

Best Value Added Snack Food or Confectionary product utilizing Alberta grown/raised ingredients
KSL Foods
Joerg and Petra Klempnauer
Crispeas, Wasabi
Box 80, Vauxhall AB T0K 2K0
Most Innovative food product, ingredient or manufacturing process utilized in processing a food product made with Alberta grown/raised ingredients.
Honey Bunny
Gilbert Wolfe
Creamed Organic Honey
Box 289, Guy AB T0H 1Y0

Best Value Added Dairy product or product where dairy based ingredients are a significant portion of the product content Includes cheese, yogurts etc.
Rock Ridge Dairy
Cherylynn and Patrick Bos
TIE: Skim Organic Cow Milk and 1% Organic
Box 5, Site 7 R.R. 3, Ponoka AB T4J 1R3
People's Choice Award
Highwood Distillers
Sheldon Hyra, Sales Manager
Spiced White Owl Whisky
Suite 1010, 1015 - 4 Street S.W., Calgary AB T2R 1J4
2013 Competition - Judges
  • Karen Hope - The Marketing Edge Inc.
  • Ken Gossen - Executive Director, Food and Bio Processing Division AARD
  • Simone Demers-Collins – Education, Marketing and Promotions Manager, Alberta Canola Producers Commission
  • Fred Malley - President, Calgary Academy of Chefs and Cooks, Board Member and Education Chair, Alberta Culinary Arts Foundation

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