Gold award for Aldi supplier from Mayo

CELEBRATING and rewarding the finest food and drink products on Irish shelves, Aldi has again come up trumps at the Irish Quality Food and Drink Awards 2021, adding to its eight wins from earlier this year with another 62 accolades, with a producer from Co. Mayo included in these awards.

Mayo's C Pac Foods won gold for their Aldi Specially Selected Popcorn Extra Buttery Toffee product.

At the awards, announced virtually, Aldi secured 18 gold, 23 silver and 26 bronze awards.

The gold medal winning products were produced by ABP Foodgroup, Connolly Meats, TS Foods, Deli Lites, Armagh Cider Company, C Pac Foods, Prestige, Donnelly Fresh Foods and Sazerac Ireland.

Said John Curtin, Group Buying Director for Aldi Ireland: “The Irish Quality Food and Drink awards are a real endorsement of the amazing quality of the range of products that feature on our shelves in our stores nationwide.

“Our producers are some of the best Irish suppliers on the market, and this quality is reflected in the products that we make available to our customers. We are so proud to work with such fantastic producers from all over the country, and these awards are a testament to the work they do every day.”

The awards celebrate and reward the finest food and drink products on Irish shelves, with all products going through a rigorous judging process with a panel of 200 independent judges evaluating each product.