OK chileheads, the waiting’s over! After tabulating the results of the 2012 Scovie Awards, we have named the winners! Here are our grand champions in the two divisions—Tasting and Advertising/Marketing. For a complete list of this year’s winning products, visit www.scovieawards.com.
Panama Red Hot Sauce
PanCali Foods LLC and Mike Bross
Advertising and Marketing Division:
BBQ Sauce Paint Can with Brush
The Shed BBQ & Blues Joint
Brad Orrison; http://www.theshedbbq.com/
The grand prize winners will each receive a personalized Disc-It Grill, the revolutionary patio cooker. Thanks to Scovie sponsor Disc-It.com.
This year we had a total of 792 entries from 161 companies (20 more companies than last year). Four countries were represented: the U.S., Canada, Australia, and Sweden. The judging was held at the County Line BBQ Restaurant in Albuquerque. Our thanks to the dozens of dedicated, heat-seeking judges who volunteered their time to judging this year’s entries.
Watch the Burn! Blog for a full profile on each of our grand champions, coming soon!