Desserts and Puddings – Sponsored by Mrs Crimbles

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Coconut Collaborative

Booja Booja Chocolate Salted Caramel

'Very creamy ice cream with a great nutty sauce mixed in.’ ‘Very clean ingredients sheet and great taste – wonderfully creamy.’ ‘Lovely flavour – rippled-in sauce made it taste more luxurious – sugar content admirably low for an ice cream.'


Coconut Collaborative

Tesco Free From 4 Chocolate Eclairs

'Very clever product. A bit sweet for me but looked and tasted exactly like the real thing.’ ‘Really light pastry.’ 'Very clever - looks so great – especially the milk chocolate topping. Brilliant taste.'


Booja Booja Caramel Pecan Praline

'Beautiful pecan-rich flavour with golden flecks of sweetness – and oh so creamy!' 'Wonderful creamy texture – sharp caramel taste with nice chewy bits.'

Rule of Crumb Chocolate Eclairs – Gluten Free & Dairy Free

'Would not have noticed that these were gluten or dairy free – very clever.' 'Gluten free pastry very light – excellent cream which does not taste freefrom.'

Asda Italian Coffee Desserts

'Looks good and tastes as you’d expect a tiramisu to taste – including a good bit of alcohol! '

The Cooperative Free From Coffee Dessert

'Not too sweet – a good creamy texture and you can really taste the marsala. Impressed by the standard of the ingredients.'  

Tesco Free From Millionaire’s Dessert

'l enjoyed this – great flavour – actually really delicious. And dairy and gluten free!' 


Gato & Co Chocolate & Coconut Brownie with Chia Seeds

'I liked this both hot and cold – nice and indugent but with a really natural ingredient profile. Very chocolatey – you certainly would not know it was gluten and dairy free.'

The Cooperative Free From Chocolate Ganache Pot

'Rich and delicious – lovely and creamy but very sweet – and calorific! Great that it is milk and egg free though.'


Special Awards:

  1. The Innovation Award – Sponsored by Food Matters Live
  2. Retailer of the Year Award – Sponsored by Oakland International
  3. Best Product from a Start Up – Sponsored by Tesco
  4. Freefrom Hero – Sponsored by Lucy Bee

Individual Categories:

  1. Breakfast foods –Sponsored by Integrated Food Projects Ltd
  2. Milk Product Alternatives – Sponsored by House
  3. Breads – Sponsored by Ilumi
  4. Store cupboard – Sponsored by Genius Gluten Free
  5. Superfoods and sports supplements – Sponsored by Tiana Fair Trade Organics
  6. ‘Food to go’ and food for vending – Sponsored by the Allergy+FreeFrom Show
  7. Pasta and Pizza – Sponsored by Sacla
  8. Meaty & Fishy Ready Meals – Sponsored by SYNLAB
  9. Veggie ready meals – Sponsored by Orgran
  10. No Top 14 – Sponsored for 2017 by the Anaphylaxis Campaign
  11. Products made with FODMAP Friendly ingredients – Sponsored by FODMAP Friendly
  12. Down the pub and the bar – Sponsored by the Asda
  13. Savoury Snacks and Crackers – Sponsored by Romer Labs
  14. Foods designed for children – Sponsored by FREEE by Doves Farm
  15. Tea Time! – Sponsored by Prewett's / Northumbrian Fine Foods
  16. Desserts and puddings – Sponsored by Mrs Crimbles
  17. Confectionery and chocolate – Sponsored by Wellaby's
  18. Bars – cereal, fruit, superfood, grain-free etc – Sponsored by Synergis Marketing
  19. FreeFrom Foods for Export – Sponsored by Delamere Dairy
If you have any queries or would like to talk to us about the awards - please email Michelle or Cressida or call on +44 (0)20 7722 2866