The Shortlist

See below the shortlist for 2018 - congratulations if your product made it, and good luck for awards night! 

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Irish Quality Food Awards Shortlist

Bakery - Large Cakes

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Handmade White Chocolate & Irish Raspberry Layer Cake / Sam's Cookies
Tesco Finest Ginger & Sicilian Lemon Cake Coolmore Fresh Foods
Wildberry Bakery Chocolate and Raspberry Cake

Bakery - Small Cakes

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Dark Chocolate Biscuit Cake Bites / Sam's Cookies
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Handmade Belgian Chocolate Salted Caramel Shortbread Slices / Sam's Cookies
Tesco Finest Coconut Biscuit Slices Coolmore Fresh Foods
Tesco Finest Rocky Road Slices Coolmore Fresh Foods

Bakery - Morning Goods

Dunnes Stores All Butter Croissants / Deli France
Lidl Apple & Blackberry Trellis / Golden Bake
Lidl Connell Bakery Pancakes / Hovis
Tesco Portugese Tart Lantmannen

Bakery - Packaged Large Loaves

Aldi Specially Selected Malted Sourdough Stapletons Bakery
Tesco Chia & Wholegrain Loaf Stapletons Bakery
Tesco Glorious Grain Loaf Stapletons Bakery

Bakery - Small Loaves and Rolls

Lidl Ancient Grain Roll / Panelto Foods
Lidl Round Fruit Roll / Panelto Foods
Tesco White Rustic Baguette / ARYZTA Bakeries

Bakery - Speciality Loaves

MMM Family Bakery Chia & Goji Berries Loaf
Tesco Finest Cranberry, Sunflower & Pumpkin Seed Bread / Aryzta Bakeries
Tesco Finest Olive And Rosemary Lunga Aryzta Bakeries

Bakery - Wheaten and Soda Bread

Aldi Specially Selected Fruited Wheaten Stapletons Bakery
Tesco Sheila's Brown Bread Take n Bake
Tesco Finest Seeded Wheaten Stapletons Bakery

Biscuits - Savoury

Aldi Specially Selected Sea Salt Gourmet Crackers BFG Canada
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Irish Multi Seed Rye Crackers Sheridan's
Lidl Rivercote Traditional Scottish Oat Cakes

Biscuits - Sweet

Dunnes Stores All Butter Flapjack Mini Bite / CSM
Lidl Double White Chocolate Chip Cookie Dawn Foods
Tesco Finest Scottish Shortbread FingersDeans of Huntley

Cereals & Porridge

Aldi Kavanaghs Organic PorridgeWhites Speedicook
Lidl Simply Sumptuous Fruit and Nut Muesli Dorset Cereals
Tesco Finest 7 Nut Granola Bokomo Foods
Tesco Multiseed Porridge Oats / Whites Speedicook

Cheese - Continental Hard Cheese

Aldi Specially Selected Manchego Cheese Eurilait
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Award Winning Parmigiano Reggiano Traditional Cheese
Lidl Parmigiano Reggiano ShavingsConsorzio Latterie
Tesco Finest Comte Castelli
Tesco Finest Gruyere Castelli
Tesco Finest Morbier / Castelli

Cheese - Continental Soft Cheese

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Cropwell Bishop Blue Stilton Traditional Cheese
Dunnes Stores Simply Better French Brie De Meaux Traditional Cheese
Tesco Finest Brie de Meaux / Castelli
Tesco Finest Camembert D'isigny En NormandieIsigny Sainte Mere
Tesco Finest St. Felicien / Castelli

Cheese - Continental Speciality Cheese

Dunnes Stores Marinated Greek Feta Cubes Horgans Cheese
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Barrel Aged Greek Feta Traditional Cheese
Tesco Finest Gorgonzola Piccante / Castelli

Cheese - Irish Hard Cheese

Aldi Specially Selected Vintage White Cheddar / Carbery
Lidl Rathdaragh Irish Vintage Cheddar Dale Farm

Cheese - Irish Soft Cheese

Dunnes Stores Mild & Velvety St. Tolas Cream CheeseIrish Cheese Direct
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Irish Handmade Ardsallagh Goat's Cheese Traditional Cheese
Lidl Deluxe Tipperary BlueTraditional Cheese
Macroom Buffalo Mozzarella

Cheese - Irish Speciality Cheese

Aldi Specially Selected Irish Buffalo Mozzarella / Macroom Buffalo Cheese
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Irish Farmhouse Crozier Blue CheeseArtisan Cheese
Lidl Deluxe Irish Mature Cheddar with ChivesTraditional Cheese

Childrens Food

Pip & Pear Fishy Dishy
Pip & Pear Super Dooper Stew
Pip & Pear Tutti Fruity Chicken Curry
Tesco Fish NuggetsA. Espersen

Chocolate and Confectionery

Aldi Roisins Chocolate & Orange BarAine's Chocolates
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Irish Handmade Almond & Fig Nougat / Miena's Irish Handmade Nougat
Lily O'Brien's 70% Dark Belgian Chocolates Share Bag

Christmas Q - Desserts & Puddings

Dunnes Stores All Butter Mince Pie Sargents
Dunnes Stores Christmas Pudding Seerys
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Handmade All Butter Mince Pies Foods of Athenry
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Hidden Centre Plum Liqueur Christmas PuddingSeery's
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Limited Edition Irish Gin Christmas PuddingSeerys
Tesco Finest Magical Woodland Charlotte CheesecakeKensey

Christmas Q – Chilled Savoury

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Continental Cheese Board Selection / Traditional Cheese
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Irish Cheese Board Selection Traditional Cheese
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Irish Duck Fat Skeaghanore Duck
Tesco Finest Irish Cheese Selection Horgans

Christmas Q - Chilled Sweet

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Award Winning Raspberry Sherry Trifle Prestige Foods
Lidl Deluxe Brandy Butter Mileeven
Tesco Finest Chocolate & Cherry Snow Globes Kensey

Christmas Q - Confectionery

Dr Coy's Festive Friends Orange Crisp Squares
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Irish Handmade Nougat with Almond & Pistachio Drizzled with Belgian Dark ChocolateMiena's Irish Handmade Nougat
Lily O'Brien's Winter Desserts

Christmas Q - Fish

Dunnes Stores Organic Irish Oak & Peat Hot Smoked Side of Salmon William Carr
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Oak & Hickory Smoked Salmon Gift Pack Dunns Seafare
Tesco Salmon Side Infused with Drumshambo Gunpowder Gin / Good Fish

Christmas Q - Grocery Ambient

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Irish Made Cranberry & Chocolate Mincemeat Foods of Athenry
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Orange & Honey Ham Glaze Wexford Preserves
Lidl Deluxe Cranberry & Port Sauce Mileeven

Christmas Q – Meats 

Aldi Specially Selected IBA Fillet Barrel Joint / ABP Cahir
Aldi Specially Selected IBA Spiced Beef Joint / ABP Cahir
Lidl Glensallagh Irish Smoked Bone In Half Gammon Joint Oakpark Foods
Tesco Finest Irish Dry Cured Ham Fillet with Mulling Spices and a Honey Glaze Hilton Foods 

Cold Beverages – Juices & Smoothies

Aldi Duneen Dairy Yogurt & Oat Blueberry Drink /Nomadic Dairy
Dunnes Stores Freshly Frozen Pineapple, Carrot & Ginger Smoothie Mix Boylans
Keelings Freshly Squeezed Orange Juice
Tesco Tropical Smoothie Mix Ardo

Cold Beverages – Soft Drinks

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Irish Made Sicilian LemonadeBallycross Apple Farm
Naturally Cordial Lemon & Raspberry Cordial
Tesco Finest Apple and Elderflower Presse Bottlegreen Drinks Company

Cooking Sauces

Aldi Specially Selected Irish Pasta Sauces Tomato & Chilli Blenders
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Italian Tomato & Sweet Garlic Pasta SauceTaste with Gusto
Tesco Finest Pomodirini SauceBakkavor
Tesco Finest Tomato and Chilli Pesto Bakkavor

Dairy - Butters and Spreads

Aldi Specially Selected Mixed Peppercorn & Garlic Butter Oliver Carty
Lidl Dairy Manor Irish Creamery Butter Lac Patrick Dairies
North Cork Pure Irish Creamery Butter

Dairy - Chilled

Aldi Clonbawn Sour CreamGreen Pastures
Lidl Coolree Creamery Whipped CreamClona Dairy Products

Dairy - Yogurts

Aldi Specially Selected Greek Style Yogurt Mango & Nectarine Clandeboye Estate
Dunnes Stores Wexford Made Blackberry & Apple Yogurt Killowen Farm
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Irish Made Triple Berry YogurtKillowen Farm
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Irish Made Wexford Rhubarb Farmhouse YogurtKillowen Farm

Delicatessen - Antipasti

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Italian Sundried TomatoesTaste with Gusto
Lidl Meadow Fresh Speciality Antipasti - Stuffed Peppadew with Feta Cheese MixARI 
Tesco Finest Mediterranean Platter Katsouris Brothers

Delicatessen - Continental Meats

Aldi Specially Selected Spanish Chorizo Spicy Noel Alimentai 
Lidl Black Forest Smoked Ham Reinert
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Jamón De Bellota 100% Ibérico Redondo

Delicatessen - Other Products

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Irish Handmade Duck Rillette Pâté Zanna Cookhouse
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Irish Handmade Smoked Trout Pâté Zanna Cookhouse
Mama Nagi's Keralan Coconut Chilli Paste
Tesco Finest Moroccan Cous Cous Nature's Best

Delicatessen – Dips

Aldi The Deli Pesto Topped HoumousZorba Foods
Dunnes Stores Quinoa Houmous with Quinoa and Crunchy Sunflower Seeds / Orexis
Tesco Moroccan Inspired Houmous Bakkavor

Delicatessen – Pre-cooked Meats

Aldi Specially Selected Smoked Wafer Thin New York Style Pastrami Glen Aine Foods
Brady Family Glazed Ham on the Bone
Brady Family Delicatessen Carved Crumbed Ham
Homebird Aromatic Tikka Irish Roast Chicken Slices
Homebird Traditional Irish Roast Turkey Slices

Desserts and Puddings

Aldi Sicilian Lemon Cheesecake with a Buttery Digestive Biscuit Prestige Foods
Dunnes Stores Decadent Belgian Chocolate Mousse Sponge Prestige Foods
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Irish Handmade Mango & Passion Fruit Mousse Dessert Le Patissier


Aldi 6pk Organic Irish Eggs Annalitten
Lidl Connell Farm 6 Corn Fed Free Range EggsConnollys Organ
Tesco Finest 6 Corn Fed Omega3 Eggs Greenfield Foods 

Fish - Fresh & Frozen

Aldi Specially Selected Marinated King Prawns Garlic Eastern Fish
Dunnes Stores Lightly Smoked Salmon DarnesKeohane's of Bantry
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Fresh Irish Organic Salmon Darnes Keohane's of Bantry
Lidl Deluxe Seafood Chowder Galmere Fresh Foods
Lidl Inismara MSC Haddock Fillets Keohane Seafoods

Fish – Prepared

Dunnes Stores Fishmonger Meals - Wild Atlantic Prawns with Gubbeen Chorizo & PaprikaKeohanes
Dunnes Stores Fishmonger Meals - Soya & Plum Tuna Steaks Keohanes
Lidl Inismara Breaded Haddock Fillets Green Isle Foods

Fish – Smoked

Dunnes Stores Oak Smoked Irish Mackerel Fillets Island Seafoods
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Hot Smoked Organic Irish Salmon Slices Dunn's of Dublin
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Oak & Hickory Smoked Irish Trout Dunn's of Dublin
Lidl Smoked Salmon Fillets - Sweet Chilli Laschinger
Mr Good's Fabulous Fish Smoked Irish Organic Salmon
Nicky's Plaice Irish Organic Smoked Salmon

Food To Go

ARYZTA Clonakilty and Ballymaloe Pork Roll
AtasteofSol Fresh Spanish Omelette with Onion
Freshways Food Co Vegan Symphony Bloomer Sandwich
Tesco Finest Chicken and Bacon Club Freshways
Tesco Tuna Pot in a Mexican Dressing and White Rice Symingtons

Fresh Produce - Fruit Prepared

Dunnes Stores Hand Cut Pineapple Rings Freshcut Foods
Tesco Pineapple Lollies / Bakkavor
Tesco Seasonal Mango, Raspberry and AppleBerryworld

Fresh Produce - Fruit Unprepared

Dunnes Stores Bollo OrangesDennigans
Keelings Family Pack Blackberry
Keelings Family Pack Strawberries
Tesco Finest Sunkiss Melon / Keelings

Fresh Produce - Salad Prepared

Donnelly Superfood Salad
Dunnes Stores Super Green Salad Natures Best
Lidl Deluxe Potato Salad with Bacon Willowbrook Foods
Tesco Finest Potato Salad Natures Best

Fresh Produce - Salad Unprepared

Lidl Cherry Tomatoes on Stem Combilo
Lidl Piccolo Tomatoes Meade Potato Company
Tesco Finest Mini San Marzano Tomatoes Total Produce
Tesco Finest Sunstream Tomatoes Total Produce
Tesco Ready to Eat Medium Avocado Greencell

Fresh Produce - Vegetables Prepared

Aldi Specially Selected Fiery Green Stir FryWillowbrook Foods
Donnelly Vietnamese Vegetable Stirfry
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Soy, Ginger & Chilli Asian Style Greens with Cashew Nuts Wonderfoods
Lidl Chef Select Vegetable Roasting Tray - Pesto Dressing Wonderfoods

Fresh Produce - Vegetables Unprepared

Dunnes Stores Irish Choy SumMartin Jones
Lidl Snack Carrots Gasa Odense Frugt - Gront
Tesco Organic Chestnut Mushrooms Goldshield Products

Frozen Food – Savoury

Aldi Specially Selected Sweet Potato Fries Handy Foods
Rosie & Jim's Southern Fried Chicken Goujons

Frozen Food – Sweet

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Italian Made Hazelnut Gelato Tonitto
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Italian Made Raspberry SorbetTonitto
Tesco Finest Salted Caramel And Butterscotch Ice Cream Yeo Valley Farms
Tesco Finest Valencia Orange Juice Lollies R & R Ice Cream

Home Baking & Store Cupboard Ingredients

Dr. Coy's Organic Vegetable Bouillon
Dunnes Stores Belgium Milk Chocolate Cookie Mix Gempack 
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Organic Garlic & Herb Seasoning Organic Herb Company
Lidl Belbake Vanilla Extract Preema International 

Hot Beverages

Robert Roberts Roast & Ground Java Coffee
Tesco Finest Ristretto Capsules Percol 

Jams, Sweet Spreads and Sauces

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Organic Grade A Canadian Maple Syrup Healys Honey
Wexford Home Preserves Clementine Marmalade
Wexford Home Preserves Orange & Strawberry Gin Marmalade
Wexford Home Preserves Wexford Blackcurrant Jam

Meat - Bacon

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Dry Cured Irish Rashers Callan Bacon
Lidl Glensallagh Honeycure Bacon / Honeyvale Foods
Tesco Finest Canadian Maple Smoked Dry Cured Irish RashersHilton Foods

Meat - Beef

Dawn Meats Natures Meadow Boneless Rib Roast
Lidl Chateaubriand Liffey Meats
Tesco Finest Certified Irish Angus Lean Beef MinceHilton Foods

Meat - Beef Steaks - Fillet

Aldi Specially Selected Irish Black Angus Fillet Steak ABP Cahir
Dunnes Stores Simply Better 14 Day Matured Irish Angus Fillet SteaksTendermeats
Tesco Finest Irish Angus Fillet Steak Hilton Foods

Meat - Beef Steaks - Ribeye

Aldi Irish Black Angus Dry Aged Tipperary Rib Eye Steak ABP Cahir
Tesco Finest Irish Angus Ribeye Steak / Hilton Foods
Tesco Finest West Cork Dry Aged Ribeye Hilton Foods

Meat - Beef Steaks - Sirloin

Aldi Specially Selected Irish Black Angus Sirloin SteakABP Cahir
Dawn Meats Red Hereford Sirloin Steak
Lidl Irish Hereford Sirloin Steaks Liffey Meats
Tesco Finest Irish Angus Sirloin SteakHilton Foods

Meat - Beef Steaks - Striploin

Aldi Irish Black Angus Dry Aged Tipperary Striploin Steak ABP Cahir
Aldi Specially Selected Irish Black Angus Striploin SteakABP Cahir
Tesco Finest Irish Angus Striploin Steak Hilton Foods
Tesco Finest West Cork Dry Aged Striploin Hilton Foods

Meat - Beef Steaks - Unusual Cuts

Lidl BBQ Sizzle Steaks (Kansas Marinade)Liffey Meats
Tesco Guest Big Kansas Steak Hilton Foods
Tesco Guest T-Bone Steak / Hilton Foods

Meat - Burgers and Meatballs  

Aldi Specially Selected Tipperary Dry Aged IBA RIB Steak BurgerABP Cahir
Hogan's Farm Italian Style Turkey Meatballs
Lidl Inisvale Selection Hereford Meatballs Linden Foods 
Tesco Finest Certified Irish Angus Chipotle Beef Burger / Hilton Foods

Meat – Game

Dunnes Stores Simply Better West Cork Irish Smoked Duck Breast Skeaghanore Duck
Lidl Confit Duck Legs / Silver Hill Foods
Lidl Deluxe Fresh Whole Irish Duckling Silver Hill Foods
Lidl Fresh Irish Duck Breast with Garlic & Pepper Marinade Silver Hill Foods

Meat – Lamb

Aldi Specially Selected Slow Cooked Lamb Rogan Josh
Dunnes Stores Rosemary & Garlic Irish Lamb Tomahawk Chops Tendermeats
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Fresh Irish Connemara Hill Rack of Lamb / Tendermeats
Lidl Fresh Irish Stuffed Carvery Lamb Leg Irish Country Meats
Lidl Herb Crusted Rack of LambIrish Country Meats
Tesco Finest Boneless Leg of LambHilton Foods
Tesco Finest Rack of LambHilton Foods

Meat – Pork

Dunnes Stores Cook at Home Peppercorn Crusted Pork Chops with a Brandy Sauce / Tendermeats 
James Whelan Butchers Breakfast Roulade
James Whelan Butchers Free Range Rack of Pork

Meat – Poultry

Dunnes Stores Cook at Home Black Pudding Stuffed Chicken Breasts Shannonvale
Glenhaven Foods The Gastro Range - Seeded Crispy Chicken Breast Fillet
Lidl Corn Fed Part Bone Irish Chicken Breast with Carmelised Plum and Ginger Stuffing Carton Bros

Meat – Puddings

Meeres Square Black Pudding
Meeres Square White Pudding
Rudd's Fine Food Black & White Pudding Roulade

Meat – Sausages

Lidl Deluxe Premium Duck Sausages Loughnanes of Galway
Loughnanes of Galway Chicken Italia Sausages
Tesco Finest Honey and Mustard Sausage Hilton Foods
Tesco Finest Smoked Paprika and Honey Sausage Hilton Foods
Tesco Finest Traditional Irish Pork Sausages Hilton Foods 

Oils and Vinegars

Aldi Specially Selected Irish Rapeseed Oil / Donegal Rapeseed Oil
Amodeo Intense Balsamic Reduction
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Aceto Balsamico di Modena IGP Balsamic Vinegar of ModenaDel Gusto
Tesco Finest Sicilian Extra Virgin Olive Oil Princes

Pasta, Rice & Grains

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Italian Burrata & N'duja Mezzelune Bertagni
Tesco Finest Squash and Provolagirasole PastaVoltan Spa
Tesco Wholefoods Quick Cook 7 Grains Kiril Mischeff 


Lidl Deluxe Handstretched Kale Infused Sourdough Pizza with Chicken Caesar & Buffalo MozzarellaCrust & Crumb
Lidl Deluxe Handstretched Sourdough Base with Half Goats Cheese Half Spicy Italian N'duja Sausage Crust & Crumb
SuperValu Signature Tastes Italian Prosciutto & Spicy Salami Stonebaked Sourdough Pizza / Crust & Crumb
Tesco Finest Garlic King Prawn PizzaBakkavor

Quiches, Pies and Pasties

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Handmade Barrel Aged Feta & Roasted Vegetable Quiche Zanna Cookhouse
Meeres Gourmet Sausage Roll - Chorizo and Smoked Paprika
Meeres Gourmet Sausage Roll - Meeres Black Pudding & Caramalised Onion

Ready Meals & Ethnic Ready Meals

James Whelan Butchers Cottage Pie
Lidl Chef Select Chicken & Broccoli BakeAveo Foods
Tesco Finest Thai Green Chicken Curry and Coconut Jasmine Rice Kerry Foods
Tesco Indian Chicken Tikka and Chicken Jalfrezi Kerry Foods
Tesco The City Kitchen Brazilian Coconut Chicken Kerry Foods

Ready to Cook

Dunnes Stores Butternut Boost Soup Wonderfoods
Tesco Finest Pork Rib Rack with Apple and Cinnamon SauceHilton Foods
Tesco Finest Ranch Steaks with Garlic Butter / Hilton Foods

Relishes and Chutneys

Aldi Specially Selected Irish Jalapeno Pepper Relish Follain
Dunnes Stores Apple & Plum Chutney Janet’s Country Fayre
Lidl Chargrilled Red Pepper Relish / The Scullery
Tesco Finest Sweet Tomato Relish / Blenders 

Sauces and Salad Dressings

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Italian Sundried Tomato & Chilli PestoTaste with Gusto
Dunnes Stores Sriracha MayoBlenders
Lidl Peppercorn Sachets Spice O Life
Valeo Foods Chef Tomato Ketchup

Seasonal Occasions

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Handmade All Butter Simnel Cake Slices Sam's Cookies
Tesco Finest Barm BrackIrwins

Side Dishes

Dunnes Stores Simply Better Irish Cheddar Cheese Garlic Potato Gratin Wonderfoods
Dunnes Stores Traditional Butter Stuffing / Mr Crumb
Lidl Chef Select Mashed PotatoWillowbrook Foods
Tesco Finest Pea and Mint Crush with Edamame Beans / Bakkavor

Snacks – Savoury

Golden Pocporn Salty Sea Epic
Keogh's Crinkle Cut Atlantic Sea Salt & Balsamic Vinegar Crisps
Keogh's Crinkle Cut Irish Cheddar & Red Onion Crisps
O'Donnells Crisps Sweet Chilli Flavour
Tesco Finest Gouda & Edam Crispies Sherriffs Foods

Snacks – Sweet

Golden Popcorn Sweet & Salty Dynamic Duo 
Tesco Finest Strawberry & Dark Chocolate PopcornLargo Foods
Tesco Salted Caramel Nut Selection / Humdinger


Deluxe Creamy Tomato & Basil Soup Glanbia Foods
Sadie's Kitchen Comforting Bone Broth
Tesco Tomato & Basil Soup Ballymaguire Foods

Value Q 

Dunnes Stores My Family Favourites Irish Mature Red Cheddar Bandon Vale
Hearty Food Co. Cheese and Tomato Pizza2 Sisters Food Group 
Hearty Food Co. Garlic Chicken Kiev / Moy Park
Lidl Emotionali Butterscotch SweetsSweet Tec 
Lidl Fin Carré Milk ChocolateSolent
Tesco Ms Molly's 12 Assorted Milk LolliesR&R Ice Cream

Irish Quality Drink Awards Shortlist

Red Wine €10 and Under

Aldi Chilean Reserve Cabernet Louis Latour
Cassidy Wines Tall Horse Pinotage
LGI Wines Levalet Malbec IGP Pays d'Oc 2017
LGI Wines Monastier Cabernet Sauvignon IGP Pays d'Oc 2017
Tesco Finest Argentinian Malbec Catena
Tesco Finest Fairtrade South African Pinotage Home of Origin Wine
Tesco Finest Las Lomas Shiraz Vina Cono Sur
Tesco Finest Saint Chinian Maison Fortant

Red Wine Over €10

Laurent Miquel Solas Pinot Noir
Rapaura Springs Classic Marlborough Pinot Noir 2016
Tesco Finest Barossa Shiraz Limestone Coast Wines
Tesco Finest Chateauneuf Du PapeMaison Bouachon
Tesco Finest Coonawarra CabernetLimestone Coast Wines
Tesco Finest Minervois Les Grands Chais de France
Tesco Finest The Trilogy Malbec /Catena

Rose Wine

Lidl Cimarosa Californian Zinfandel Rosé Niederrhein-Gold Tersteegen
Lidl Pinot Grigio delle Venezie IGT Rosé Enoitalia

White Wine €10 and Under

Aldi Clare Valley Riesling Louis Latour
LGI Wines Levalet Marsanne Viognier IGP Pays d'Oc 2017
Tesco Finest Fairtrade South African Chenin Blanc Home of Origin Wine
Tesco Finest Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc Indevin
Tesco Finest Picpoul De Pinet Les Grands Chais De France
Tesco Finest Vinas Del Rey Albarino Pagos del Rey

White Wine Over €10

Aldi Freemans Bay New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc Broadland Winery
Dunnes Stores Tiki Grey Label Sauvignon Blanc Cassidy Wines
Rapaura Springs Classic Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2017
Tesco Finest Alsace Gewurztraminer Arthur Metz
Tesco Finest Gaillac PerleCastel
Tesco Finest Tingleup Riesling Enotria and Coe


Champagne Lombard Brut Nature Grand Cru Blanc de Blancs
Lidl Comte de Senneval Champagne Brut Champenoise des Gran
Tesco Finest Vintage ChampagneO Moore & Co
Tesco Finest Rose Non Vintage Champagne O Moore & Co
Tesco Finest Premier Cru ChampagneUnion Champagne

Sparkling Wine

Aldi Organic Prosecco Copestick Murray Solutions
Dunnes Stores Simply Better Prosecco DOC Extra Dry Cassidy Wines
Lidl Allini Prosecco Spumante Conegliano Valdo La Marca Vini e Spum
Tesco Finest Prosecco Docg Cantine Riunite & CIV
Tesco Finest Prosecco Valdobbiadene Docg Campegine in Vazzola 


Aldi Brown Bear Gluten Free BeerCumberland Breweries
Lidl The Crafty Brewing Irish Craft Pale Ale Rye River Brewing Co
Lidl The Crafty Brewing Company Irish Craft Stout Rye River Brewing Co
Rye River Brewing Grafter's IPA
Trouble Brewing Ambush Juicy Pale Ale
Trouble Brewing Dark Arts Porter
Tesco Rye River Brewing Solas Brown Porter Rye River Brewing Co

Brandy, Cognac & Whiskey

Dublin Liberties Copper Alley
Lidl Dundalgan 3 Year Old Irish Whiskey West Cork Distillers
Tesco XO Brandy Distilleries De Matha


Aldi Boyles GinBlackwater Distillery
Ballykeefe Distillery
Beara Ocean Gin
Bloom Gin
Bloom Gin and Rose Lemonade
Dingle Distillery Original Gin
Dublin City Gin
Greenall's Original London Dry Gin
Lidl Distilled Irish Gin West Cork Distillers
Old Carrick Mill Small Batch Irish Gin
Tesco Aromatic GinG & J Greenall

Liqueurs & Speciality Spirits

Lidl Irish Cream LiqueurTerra
Tesco Salted Caramel Cream LiqueurNiche Drinks Co


Lidl Vodka Eckerts Wacholder
Tesco French Vodka Distilleries De Matha

Irish Good Choice Quality Food Awards

Children’s Food - Healthy

Aldi Mamia Veggie Casserole Fitzeally Foods
Dan & Monstro Homemade Pasta Sauce
Tesco Pineapple Lollies / Bakkavor
Tesco Watermelon Lollies / Bakkavor


Aldi Clonbawn Lactose Free MilkArrabawn Dairies
Dunnes Stores 6 Grain Gluten Free Low Fat Yogurt / Irish Yogurts
Tesco Organic Low Fat Milk Aurivo Consumer Foods

Food To Go - Healthier

Aldi Specially Selected Nutri Grain Salad Natures Best
Deli Lites Boots Deli Lites Vegan Onion Bhaji Sandwich
Lidl Mediterranean Style Salad Bowl Willowbrook Foods
NüDEST Banana, Honey and Oat Snack Pack

Free From - Ambient Savoury

Asda Free From Garlic & Coriander Naans Crust & Crumb
Tesco Free From Cheese Flavour Nachos Its All Good Snacks
Tesco Free From Plain Crackers Sherriffs Foods
Tesco Red Lentil Fusilli La Doria

Free From - Ambient Sweet

Dr. Coy's Mint Nutritional Chocolate Bar
Lidl Gluten Free Triple Chocolate Cookies Northumbrian
Tesco Free From Cranberry White Choc CookiesNorthumbrian Fine Foods
Tesco Finest Free From Dark Chocolate & Ginger Cookies Northumbrian Fine Foods

Free From - Bread & Bakery

Aldi Free From Superseed LoafGallaghers Bakery
Lidl Just Free Gluten Free Cakes / Cuisine Royale
Lidl Just Free Gluten Free Iced Queen CakesCuisine Royale
Tesco Finest Free From Chocolate CakeCountry Style Foods

Free From - Cereals

Lidl Just Free Gluten Free Porridge Oats / National Organic
Lifeforce Gluten Free Irish Muesli Boyne Valley Group
Rigney's Cinnamon and Date Granola

Free From - Chilled Savoury

Cully & Sully Nourishing Veggie Broth 
Dunnes Stores Gluten Free Irish Chicken KievShannonvale
Lidl Gluten Free Pork Sausages Loughnane
Mr Good's Fabulous Fish Fresh Irish Seafood Pie
Mr Good's Fabulous Fish Fresh Irish Whitefish Fillets

Free From - Chilled Sweet

Dunnes Stores Free From Gluten, Wheat & Milk Vanilla & Caramel Iced Dessert / Eispro
Tesco Free From Creme Caramel Dessert Castelli
Tesco Free From Soya Alternative Natural Yogurt Castelli
Wildberry Bakery Carrot & Walnut Cake

Free From - Frozen Savoury

Lidl Trattoria Alfredo Gluten Free Margherita PizzaRoncadin
Rosie & Jim Battered Chicken Chunks
Tesco Mature Cheddar Cheese & Onion Crispbakes Seachill 

Free From - Frozen Sweet

Cobbs Bakery Gluten Free Chocolate Brownie
Dunnes Stores 3 Free From Gluten, Wheat & Milk Chocolate & Caramel Dessert / Eispro
Tesco Free From Fruit Split Eispro
Tesco Free From Toffee & Vanilla Cones / Eispro

Grocery Ambient: Healthy & Alternative

Lidl Deluxe Irish Rapeseed OilDonegal Rapeseed 
Lifeforce Smooth Almond Nut Butter Boyne Valley Group
Tesco Brown Rice Fusilli La Doria
Tesco Crunchy 3 Nut Butter / F Duerr & Sons
Tesco Wholefoods Quick Cook 7 Grains / Kiril Mischeff

Hot Beverages

Aldi Specially Selected Peppermint TeabagsKeith Spicer
Lidl Knightsbridge Green Tea Finlay Beverages
Lidl Knightsbridge Herbal Infusion Peppermint TeaFinlay Beverages

Meat Free

Aldi Sweet Potato BurgerGreat Foods
EDEN Curried Cauliflower Burgers
Wicked Kitchen - Naked Buritto Bakkavor

Protein Enhanced Food/Added Ingredients

Aldi The Foodie Market Flaxseed CrunchVirginia Health Foods
Dunnes Stores Reduced Fat High Protein Cheese Bandon Vale
Lidl Coolree Creamery Fresh Irish Protein Milk Aurivo Consumer Foods
Tesco Finest High Protein Loaf Hovis

Reduced Fat Meat

Aldi Brannans Turkey RashersHenry Denny
Dunnes Stores Low Fat Fresh Irish Beef Burgers / Tendermeats
Dunnes Stores Low Fat Fresh Irish Beef MeatballsTendermeats
Rosie & Jim Southern Chicken Fried Fillets

Reduced/Low - Fat

McDonnells Slimmers Curry Sauce Boyne Valley Group
Tesco Reduced Fat Houmous Mediterranean Selection Katsouris Fresh Foods

Reduced/Low - Salt

Aldi Brannans Turkey Sausages Henry Denny
Lidl Glensallagh Reduced Salt Back Bacon  / Callan Bacon

Reduced/Low - Sugar

Dunnes Stores Reduced Sugar Raspberry Preserve G's Gourmet Jam
Kilderg Low Sugar Blackcurrent & AppleAbbey Farm Foods
Kilderg Low Sugar Marmalade / Abbey Farm Foods
Tesco No Added Sugar Chunky Veg and Pasta SauceGreencore Group

Snacks – Savoury & Sweet Healthy Snacks

Lidl Alesto Snack Pots - Berry, Seed & NutR.M. Curtis & Co
Lifeforce No Added Sugar Rice Cakes Creamy Yoghurt Boyne Valley Group
Lifeforce No Added Sugar Rice Cakes Dark ChocolateBoyne Valley Group
Tesco Coconut Energy BitesNatures Best
Tesco Lentil Curls Sour Cream and Chive / Tayto Group 

Soft Drinks

Aldi Vive Low Calorie Indian Tonic WaterRandor Hills Mineral Water 
Tesco Energy Boost Smoothie Mix Ardo 
The Juice Works Green Machine

Irish Foodservice Quality Food Awards Shortlist

Cakes & Desserts

BWG Foodservice Coolhull Farm Individual Cinnamon Apple Custard Cheesecake
Cobbs Bakery Chocolate Cake

Fresh Produce

Applegreen Super Fruit Pot
BWG Foodservice Fruity Grain Salad
BWG Foodservice Willowbrook Asian Inspired Grain Salad

BWG Foodservice Willowbrook Bulgur Wheat and Coriander Pesto Salad

Hot Beverages

Bell Lane Coffee House Blend
Bell Lane Coffee Moondust Espresso
Insomnia Voyager Coffee – Single Origin, Medium Roast
Sadie's Kitchen Comforting Chicken Bone Broth
Warbler & Wren, Little Bird Coffee Blend


BWG Foodservice Heaney Meats 28 Day Dry Aged Angus 10oz Rib Eye Steak
Musgrave MarketPlace Butcher Select 8oz Fillet
Musgrave MarketPlace Butcher Select 8oz Grain Fed Burger
Pallas Foods Irish Hereford Prime 10oz Fillet Steak
Pallas Foods Irish Hereford Prime 10oz Rib Eye Joint
Pallas Foods Irish Hereford Prime 10oz Rib Eye Steak
Pallas Foods Irish Hereford Prime 10oz Striploin Eye Steak