Grandma’s Gourmets introduced it’s within the operating for the 2021 Good Meals Awards, in accordance with a press launch. There are 16 completely different meals classes inside the nationwide contest. Grandma’s Gourmets was introduced a finalist within the preserves class with its blueberry lavender unfold.
Not less than 336 crafters from 45 states, Washington, D.C., and Guam have been named finalists. Every finalist rose to the highest in a blind tasting of 1,926 entries and likewise handed a rigorous vetting to substantiate they met Good Meals Awards requirements concerning provide chain transparency, environmentally sound agricultural practices, humane animal husbandry and deep group engagement, the discharge acknowledged.
Grandma’s Gourmets has produced blueberry lavender unfold since 2017. The unfold is filled with blueberries, has a touch of lemon and a contact of lavender. Final 12 months Grandma’s Gourmets solely made it to the highest 10 in preserves, in accordance with the discharge.
“It will be superior for some nice information and to be a winner once more in preserves,” stated firm proprietor Kim Olson within the press launch.
She stated different finalists from Minnesota are Pink Head Creamery, Interest Farmer Canning Firm, Isadore Nuts and Far North Spirits.
“I’m happy with our high-quality merchandise, our workforce and our progress,” Olson stated. “I’d wish to see this nationwide win for all the folks concerned within the Grandma’s Gourmand story.”