Kingsville, ON (June 7, 2017) SUNSET® is the proud recipient of two prestigious flavor awards from The International Taste and Quality Institute in Belgium. This is the 8th consecutive year the greenhouse company has been recognized for outstanding flavor.
Taking top honors this year was SUNSET’s newest product, Aloha™ peppers, a unique striped sweet bell pepper with eye-catching color that will no doubt create excitement in the category.
“Aloha™ peppers are our newest signature offering,” shared CEO Paul Mastronardi. “They have an attractive striped appearance and super sweet flavor – ideal for any gourmet dish.”
Judges also awarded SUNSET® Minzano® tomatoes for their classic, aromatic flavor. Minzano® tomatoes are available in a variety of pack formats, including the new SUNSET® Minzano® Pasta Kit, a convenient meal solution to make an authentic pasta dish in just 15 minutes. They have a balanced flavor and hearty texture, making them the perfect saucing tomato.
“We congratulate Mastronardi Produce on this extraordinary achievement,” commented Christian De Bauw, Managing Partner at ITQI the International Taste and Quality Institute. “It is clear their products are of superior quality and we applaud the greenhouse company on growing such incredible and unique flavors.”