Kingsville, ON (May 23, 2016) This spring, for the 7th consecutive year, Mastronardi Produce has been honored with the Superior Taste Award from the International Taste and Quality Institute in Belgium.
The greenhouse company’s SUNSET® Angel Sweet® led the way with top honors and an incredible evaluation from the ITQI.
“Angel Sweet® has been our fastest growing grape tomato,” shared CEO Paul Mastronardi. “We’re thrilled that it took the highest honour at this year’s evaluation.”
An award also went to SUNSET® Flavor Bombs™, which have taken the Midwest by storm th
is past year. The Michigan-grown cherry tomato has quickly become a must-have for local foodies looking for an exceptionally sweet snack.
R’orange Crunch™, one of SUNSET’s newest products, was awarded as well. Featuring citrusy flavor and an irresistible crunch, this unique new cherry tomato is bound to be a summertime favorite.
Products are judged based on a number of factors including appearance, aroma, texture, and of course, taste. Several hundred food and beverage brands participate in the ITQI Awards each year. Past award-winning SUNSET® products include Kumato®, Campari®, Zima® and One Sweet® tomatoes.
“We warmly congratulate Mastronardi Produce on this achievement,” commented Christian de Bauw, Managing Partner at ITQI. “Mastronardi should be very proud to market products that are so valued for their superior taste.”
Looking to get your hands on these award-winning brands? Contact your SUNSET® sales representative to learn more.