Christmas Quality Food Awards Categories

The Christmas Quality Food Award categories recognise the best products specifically developed for Christmas consumption. These product winners will be announced at the Quality Food Awards on Thursday 1 November 2018 at the prestigious Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London.

Christmas - Biscuit Selection

Any biscuit selection sold at Christmas, sweet or savoury e.g. biscuits for cheese or family selection tins

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Christmas - Bread

Bread products sold for Christmas e.g. panettone, stollen

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Christmas - Cakes

Any Christmas Cakes

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Christmas - Cheese

Any cheese aimed at and marketed for Christmas

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Christmas - Chilled Savoury

Christmas chilled savoury products e.g. cheese boards or Christmas flavoured cheeses or chilled pies


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Christmas - Chilled Sweet

Any Christmas sweet product that is stored chilled e.g. brandy butter, Christmas creams 

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Christmas - Chocolate and Confectionery

Chocolate and confectionery that is created to be sold specifically at Christmas e.g. chocolate boxes, Christmas sweets, jellied fruits

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Christmas - Delicatessen

Any Christmas Product sold on a delicatessen counter for Christmas e.g. hams, meat selections, pork pies or olives

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Christmas - Dessert

Any dessert created and marketed for Christmas e.g. yule log, profiteroles roles and trifle

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Christmas - Fish

Any fish item that has been created and marketed to be sold at Christmas - smoked salmon, fish dishes, whole fish

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Christmas - Frozen Savoury

Any Frozen product created and marketed to be sold at Christmas which is savoury - frozen vegetable dishes, frozen meat 

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Christmas - Frozen Sweet

Frozen sweet products that have been created and marketed to be sold at Christmas - frozen desserts, ice creams

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Christmas - Grocery Ambient Savoury

Any savoury ambient product generally stored in the cupboard - Mint jelly, cranberry sauce, gravy granules etc

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Christmas - Grocery Ambient Sweet

Any sweet ambient product generally stored in the cupboard - Christmas flavoured jams and sweet sauces 

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Christmas - Meat

Meat joints and other cuts that are designed and marketed for Christmas (please note that we also have a Poultry category for turkey) e.g. beef joints, pork, lamb or game. 

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Christmas - Mince Pies

Mince pies that are created and marketed at Christmas 

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Christmas - Party Food Savoury

Food created to be shared and served at Christmas that is savoury, can be ambient, chilled or frozen - selection packs, mini pizzas, wedges, canapes

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Christmas - Party Food Sweet

Food created to be shared and served at Christmas that is sweet, can be ambient, chilled or frozen - mini cakes, brownies and sweet canapes

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Christmas - Poultry

Poultry products that have been designed and marketed for Christmas e.g. turkey, goose, chicken or duck

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Christmas - Pudding

Christmas pudding that have been created for sale over the Christmas period

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Christmas - Soft Drinks

Soft drinks aimed at the Christmas market.

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