GRINDERS SIGNATURE HOT SAUCES
WINS 4 SCOVIE AWARDS AT
WORLD’S MOST COMPETITIVE
FIERY FOODS CONTEST
2014 Scovie Awards Honors Best Spicy & Savory Food Products
For Immediate Release – October 24, 2013
The 2014 Scovie Awards judging panel of top culinary experts honored Grinders Signature Hot Sauce with
1st Place Traditional Mild/Med Wing Sauce for Wimpy Sauce
1st Place Best Product Label for Wimpy Sauce
1st Place Most Outrageous Label for Near Death Sauce
3rd Place Most Outrageous Label for Banana Rat Wing Sauce
Their winning product was applauded because of outstanding artwork and product flavor.
Grinders is located at 417 E. 18th St. Kansas City, MO 64108 and products can be purchased online at http://www.grinderspizza.com
They offer: Grinders Signature Hot Sauces: Wimpy, Molten, Banana Rat Wing, Near Death and Death Nectar. Grinders apparel is also available.
Competition for the 2014 Scovie Awards was tougher than ever, with a new record of 864 total entries, up from 2013’s 805. The total number of companies entering was also a record at 151, up from 133 the previous year.
Dave DeWitt, founder of the Scovie Awards and the National Fiery Foods and Barbecue Show said entries came from 39 US states and seven countries including Austria, Canada, Ecuador, Australia, St. Lucia, the United Kingdom and the United States.
“Companies from all over the world continue to recognize the Scovie Awards as the most competitive blind taste tested event in the world,” DeWitt said. “I’m thrilled that participation in the awards continues to increase year after year.”
Guests can sample and buy Scovie Award-winning products at the upcoming 2014 National Fiery Foods & Barbecue Show (February 28 –March 2, 2014) at Sandia Resort and Casino in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Vendors from across the country will be in attendance. For more information please visit: http://www.fieryfoodsshow.com.
The Scovie Awards is an annual competition created by Dave DeWitt that recognizes the top fiery foods products in the world. The awards were named after the Scoville scale, a measurement of the spicy heat of a chile pepper. It is one of the most competitive blind tasted food competitions. Hundreds of products are entered and go through rigorous tastings to receive the top honors. For more information, visit http://www.scovieawards.com.
Greg Olerich, STRETCH Specialties LLC