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Booja-Booja Almond Salted Caramel Chocolate Truffles

‘Beautifully clean ingredient list. A fab sweet treat. The variety of textures gives a real wow experience. Delicious – a perfect gift.'





No AllerG Desserts Lemon Loaf Cake

‘Visually has real stand-out quality. Delicious, moist, attractive. Flavour is lovely – really nice strong lemon and icing not too sweet. Very moist for egg free which is quite hard to do. Excellent cake’



Planet Kuku Aubergine Kuku

‘Sort of a frittata, but no eggs, so how? Clever. Delicious balanced flavour. Light in texture. Excellent clean ingredients list. Holds up well when cooked by frying or microwave.’





The Local Bakehouse Lemon Zest Wedding Cake

'Love the chocolate ganache and fondant, great combination. Beautiful! Multi allergen free. Good texture to sponge. Good flavour. Top tier, smaller, more moist. The chocolate topping beneath the icing provides a perfect contrast to the sweetness.'


Elvira's Secret Pantry Spinach and Leek Flan

'Visually appealing. Taste is lovely, nice crumbly texture to the pastry and you can really taste the pesto and cherry tomatoes. Good variety of texture and colour. Well-flavoured pastry. Rich, well-flavoured filling with nutty topping.'

Grindnuts Deep Roast Crunchy Peanut Butter

'Crunchy, flavoursome, can taste the roast. Like that there’s no salt added. Real depth of flavour. Rich & colurful. Well-textured. Pleasant aftertaste. Rich deep roast aroma & very dark colour. Glossy and small nut grindings visible.'

Marnie Searchwell Vegan Peanut Butter & Banana Blondie

'Amazing! Love the taste and texture with the nuts, moist. Smells of banana and peanut butter.
Good that it's vegan and gf. Organic, attractive. Moist, good layer of icing, v rich, good idea.
I like the banana flavour which shines through.'

Marks & Spencer Made Without Wheat Belgian Chocolate Twists

'Look fab. Nice colour and texture, flaky. Buttery rich taste with chocolate, not too sweet! Delicious! Works really well as a pastry twist – I really like the flavours. Good price.'

Marks & Spencer Made Without Wheat Pains aux Raisins

'Taste delicious, nice flaky pastry and not too sweet. Visually v appealing. Meeting mainstream demand. Maybe a little dry but a great effort. Surprised by ingredients given category… Good pastry – raisins give sweet touch. Good value. Would feel I could give this to non-gf people.'

Special Awards:

  1. Virtual Presentation – Sponsored by FREEE by Doves Farm
  2. FreeFrom Hero Awards – Sponsored by Nairn's Oatcakes
  3. Retailer of the Year – Sponsored by Oakland International

Individual Categories:

  1. Innovation Award – Sponsored by Food Matters Live
  2. No Top 14 – Sponsored by the Anaphylaxis Campaign
  3. Best product from a start-up – Sponsored by Tesco
  4. FreeFrom Artisan Foods – Sponsored by Synergis Marketing 
  5. FreeFrom Sinful Foods – Sponsored by OF+ Consulting
  6. Breakfast Foods – Sponsored by Warburtons Glutenfree 
  7. Milk Product Alternatives – Sponsored by the Allergy & Free From Show
  8. Breads – Sponsored by Juvela
  9. Store Cupboard – Sponsored by Big Oz
  10. Pasta & Pizza – Sponsored by SYNLAB
  11. Snack Bars – cereal, fruit, superfood, grain-free etc – Sponsored by Romer Labs
  12. Savoury Snacks and Crackers – Sponsored by FreeFrom Food Expo
  13. Drinks – 'Shot Of Class', Gluten-Free Beer, 'Mixing It Up' – Sponsored by Asda
  14. Meaty & Fishy Ready Meals – Sponsored by Delamere Dairy 
  15. Vegan Snacks & Meal Ideas – Sponsored by Jane Milton Ltd
  16. Foods Designed for Children – Sponsored by Genius Gluten Free
  17. Tea Time! Sponsored by the FreeFrom Food Awards Ireland
  18. Desserts & Puddings – Sponsored by Action Against Allergy
  19. Confectionery & Chocolate – Sponsored by Wellaby's
  20. FreeFrom Gifts – Sponsored by the FreeFrom Skincare Awards


If you have any queries or would like to talk to us about the awards - please email Michelle or Cressida