Winners of the 2016 awards

presented by Antony Worrall Thompson on 26th April 2016 at the Royal College of Physicians in London

Click here for details of the 2016 judges; Click here for the 2016 shortlist.
For where to buy all of this year's winners, see here.

Pasta and Pizza – Sponsored by Gluten Free Cuppa Tea


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The White Rabbit Pizza Co – Capricciosa Pizza

'Yummy – thin crust – really good. Nice clean ingredients, love the flavour combinations including artichokes – really, really good. Excellent pizza – shame they did not go the extra mile and make it dairy free - yet.' 


Highly Commended

Rizopia Organic Brown Rice Pasta Fusilli

'Fusilli shape holds really well – nice flavour and great that it is just made from wholesome brown rice.'

Rizopia Organic Brown Rice Pasta Spaghetti

‘Excellent spaghetti – the best I have eaten. Good flavour, lovely that it is wholegrain – yummy.'

Rizopia Organic Brown Rice Pasta Lasagne 

Lovely frilly edge – makes it look even tastier! Great brown rice lasagne – a winner!'


Dr Schar Pizza Margherita Lactose Free

'Good combination because many coeliacs have lactose intolerance. Good flavour, crunchy crust, nice after taste, good ingredients.'

Farabella Pasta Fresh (stabilised) Strozzapreti  

'Good effort to create fresh pasta in a long-life format. Interesting and different shape – love that it is fresh.'

Hale & Hearty Organic Corn & Rice Rigatoni

'Good texture, looks great, holds its shape and tastes really good for a dried pasta. Would work well with a ragu.'


Individual Categories:

The Innovation Award – Sponsored by Food Matters Live

Retailer of the Year Award – Sponsored by Oakland International

Start Ups & Small Producers – Sponsored by Tesco

  1. Breakfast foods – Sponsored by Asda
  2. Breads – Sponsored by Udi's
  3. Store cupboard – Sponsored by Genius Gluten Free
  4. Pasta and Pizza – Sponsored by Gluten Free Cuppa Tea
  5. Raw Foods – Sponsored by Genon Laboratories
  6. Superfoods and sports supplements – Sponsored by Tiana Fair Trade Organics
  7. ‘Food to go’ and food for vending – Sponsored by Tesco
  8. Down the pub and the bar –Sponsored by the Food and Drink Innovation Network
  9. Meaty & Fishy Ready Meals –Sponsored by Mrs Crimbles
  10. Veggie ready meals – Sponsored by Goodness Direct
  11. Foods suitable for treenut and peanut allergics – Sponsored by Wellaby's
  12. Foods designed for children – Sponsored by Delamere Dairy
  13. Tea Time! – Sponsored by Integrated Food Projects Ltd
  14. Desserts and puddings – Sponsored by Romer Labs UK
  15. Confectionery and chocolate – Sponsored by Free From Market
  16. Bars – cereal, fruit, superfood, grain-free etc – Sponsored by Holland & Barrett


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