Confectionery and Chocolate - Sponsored by Wellaby's

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Asda Free From & Vegan Choc Orange Easter Egg

‘Lovely orange aroma and nice contrasting textures. Great orange flavouring – present but not overpowering. Good melt in the mouth. Great value – reminds me of a Terry’s Chocolate Orange.'






Marks & Spencers Fizzy Dinosaurs

‘What a fun idea – chewy with a great fizz. Juicy flavour and a nice sour/sweet tang which leaves you wanting more. The purple one had flavour of Parma violet – which is certainly different!’






Moo Free Seasalt & Lime

‘Interesting flavour combination. Great hint of lime but not overpowering. Very pretty. Organic ingredients always a bonus –  good quality – impressive’



Marks & Spencer Made without Dairy Dark Chocolate with mint and a sugar crunch

'Dark and fresh with the mint crunch. Something interesting and different. Good mint flavour to balance dark chocolate. Nice crunch to add to texture.'

My Sweet Chickpea Cappuccino & Dark Chocolate Roasted Chickpeas

'Reminds me of a smartie. May contains are clear. Very different and innovative. Good cappucino flavour. Looks stunning. Very interesting product. Interesting covering, fascinating texture, intrigued by this. Innovative. Different.'

Truffle Pig Classic Mixed Truffle Box - Double Chocolate, Salted Caramel & Butter Nut

'Feels luxurious. Stunning looking. Double chocolate – very rich. Very lovely, runny salty caramel. Butter nut delicious. Makes a change to have runny centres! Something different to other truffles out there… Look v special, hand made rather than moulded.'



Asda Free From Belgian Dark Chocolate Egg with Vanilla Flavoured Truffles

'A smooth and indulgent dark chocolate egg. Really enjoyable. The truffles are impressive. Cocoa nibs an excellent idea and good quality chocolate. Truflle not too sweet. Together a delicious combination. Nice apearance and shine. Good tasting dark chocolate. Nice flavoured truffle with soft inside texture.'

Booja-Booja Hazelnut Crunch Chocolate Truffles Two Truffle Pack

'Tastes luxurious, melts in your mouth. Smooth creamy, delectable. Amazing smell. Rich. Indulgent and creamy. Sweet and bitter. Feels expensive.'

Lazy Day Foods Free From & Vegan Belgian Chocolate Truffle Trio

'Stunning. Really indulgent. Mighty impressive with the product and variety. Good raspberry flavour. Quite fudgy in texture. Good caramelly taste. Nice decorations. Excellent that it is produced on a nut free site. Very good labelling.'

Marks & Spencer Made Without Dairy Dark Chocolate with cocoa nibs

'Cocoa nibs are really nice touch. Tastes like quality. Strong powerful dark choc. Enjoyable bitterness, good snap.'

NOMO Fruit & Crunch Choc Bar

'Excellent quality. No top 14 and good labelling. Good texture with crunch. Good sweetness with raisins. Impressive taste and balance of crunch and fruit.'

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