The New Zealand Ice Cream Manufacturers Association
The New Zealand Ice Cream Manufacturers Association
2011 New Zealand Ice Cream Awards

The 15th New Zealand Ice Cream Awards were announced in Queenstown on Thursday, 26th of May 2011, at a special Awards Dinner as part of the annual NZICMA Conference.

Photos of the 2011 Awards presentations and winners here.


SUMMARY OF BEST IN CATEGORIES:

STANDARD VANILLA ICE CREAM
Sponsored by Sensient Technologies
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Vanilla Ice Cream

STANDARD ICE CREAM WITH INCLUSIONS
Sponsored by Natural Sugars (New Zealand) Ltd
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Boysenberry Ripple Ice Cream

PREMIUM VANILLA ICE CREAM
Sponsored by Danisco New Zealand Ltd
Deep South Ice Cream, Deep South Ice Cream Vanilla
Zest Ice Cream, Heilala Vanilla Ice Cream

PREMIUM ICE CREAM
Sponsored by Chelsea Sugar
Patagonia Chocolates Ltd, Banana Split

OPEN CREATIVE
Sponsored by Alto Food Packaging
Joint Best Overall from both Ice Cream and Gelato/Sorbet Sections:
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Kaffir Lime and Ginger Ice Cream (Premium)
Pacific Flavours & Ingredients Ltd, Italian Mandarin Stracciatella Gelato

KIDS CHOICE
Sponsored by International Flavours & Fragrances (NZ) Ltd
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Double Chocolate & Honeycomb Gelato

GELATO
Sponsored by Huhtamaki
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Coconut & Lime Curd Gelato

SORBET
Sponsored by Formula Foods Corporation
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Mango Sorbet

LOW FAT
Sponsored by Hawkins Watts New Zealand
Monte Gelato, Yoghurt Berry

NEW PACKAGING
Sponsored by Salkat NZ Ltd
Emerald Foods, Killinchy Gold 125ml Range

SUPREME AWARD FOR LARGE MANUFACTURER
Deep South Ice Cream, Deep South Ice Cream Vanilla

SUPREME AWARD FOR BOUTIQUE MANUFACTURER
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Coconut & Lime Curd Gelato




FULL LIST OF AWARDS:


Category 1
STANDARD VANILLA Ice Cream

Sponsored by Sensient

Silver
Emerald Foods Ltd, Chateau Catering Vanilla


Gold
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top French Vanilla Ice Cream
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Vanilla Ice Cream


Best in Category

Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Vanilla Ice Cream


 

Category 2
STANDARD CHOCOLATE Ice Cream
Invita NZ Ltd Sponsored by Invita NZ Ltd

Silver
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Chocolate Ice Cream





Category 3
STANDARD Ice Cream WITH INCLUSIONS
Natural Sugars (New Zealand) LtdSponsored by Natural Sugars (New Zealand) Ltd

Silver
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Coconut & Chocolate Ripple Ice Cream
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Goody Goody Gum Drops Ice Cream
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Hokey Pokey


Gold
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Strawberries & Cream Ice Cream
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Boysenberry Ripple Ice Cream


Best in Category

Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Boysenberry Ripple Ice Cream




Category 4
PREMIUM Vanilla Ice Cream
Sponsored by Danisco New Zealand Ltd

Silver
Deep South Ice Cream, Deep South Ice Cream French Vanilla
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Premium Vanilla Ice Cream
Emerald Foods, Killinchy Gold Pure Vanilla
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Kapiti Vanilla Bean


Gold
Deep South Ice Cream, Deep South Ice Cream Vanilla
Zest Ice Cream, Heilala Vanilla Ice Cream


Joint Best in category
Deep South Ice Cream, Deep South Ice Cream Vanilla
Zest Ice Cream, Heilala Vanilla Ice Cream



Category 5
PREMIUM Ice Cream
Sponsored by Chelsea Sugar

Silver
Deep South Ice Cream, Deep South Ice Cream Liquorice
Deep South Ice Cream, Deep South Ice Cream Blackcurrant
OOB Ice Cream Ltd, Strawberry Organic Ice Cream
Wendy's Supa Sundaes, Brownie Temptation
Emerald Foods, Killinchy Gold Maple Syrup and Walnut
Emerald Foods, Killinchy Gold Manuka Honey & Almond
New Zealand Natural, New Zealand Natural Boysenberry Dream
New Zealand Natural, New Zealand Natural Strawberry Surprise
New Zealand Natural, New Zealand Natural English Toffee
New Zealand Natural, New Zealand Natural Walnut Butterscotch
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Awesome Vanilla Golden Ripple
Zest Ice Cream, Pear and Chocolate Ice Cream
Zest Ice Cream, Gingernut Ice Cream
Zest Ice Cream, Passionfruit Ice Cream


Gold
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Premium Hokey Pokey Ice Cream
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Premium Chocolate Ice Cream
Rush Munro's, Blackcurrant
Rush Munro's, Manuka Honey
Rush Munro's, Passionfruit
Rush Munro's, Mochaccino
Patagonia Chocolates Ltd, Banana Split
Patagonia Chocolates Ltd, Mascarpone Cheese & Forest Fruits
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Awesome Cookies & Cream
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Awesome Chocolate Cookies & Fudge
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Awesome Limonata Cheesecake


Best in Category
Patagonia Chocolates Ltd, Banana Split




Category 6
OPEN CREATIVE
Sponsored by Alto Food Packaging

Category 6 (a)
OPEN CREATIVE - ICE CREAM

Silver
Rush Munro's, Honey & Ginger
Sensient Technologies, Black Doris Plum Stracciatella
Sensient Technologies, Honey Macadamia and White Chocolate Ice Cream


Gold
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Kaffir Lime and Ginger Ice Cream (Premium)
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Chocolate Malt Ice Cream



Category 6 (b)
OPEN CREATIVE - GELATO & SORBET

Silver
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Vanilla Bean Crème Brulee Gelato
Penguino Ice Cream Café, Rosemary & White Chocolate Gelato
Penguino Ice Cream Café, Olive Gelato
Ginelli's, Amaretto Gelato
Emerald Foods, Coconut Milk, Yoghurt and Red Chilli Gelato
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Feijoa Fusion Sorbet
Pacific Flavours & Ingredients Ltd, Shortbread Crunch Gelato
Nicola McKearney, White Chocolate Wafer Gelato
Minoo Gelato Ltd, Raspberry Cheesecake Gelato


Gold
Pacific Flavours & Ingredients Ltd, Italian Mandarin Stracciatella Gelato


Open Creative Best Overall from both Ice Cream and Gelato/Sorbet Sections
Joint Best:
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Kaffir Lime and Ginger Ice Cream (Premium)
Pacific Flavours & Ingredients Ltd, Italian Mandarin Stracciatella Gelato




Category 7
KIDS CHOICE
International Flavours & Fragrances (NZ) LtdSponsored by International Flavours & Fragrances (NZ) Ltd

Best
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Double Chocolate & Honeycomb Gelato




Category 8
EXPORT ICE CREAM
FonterraSponsored by Fonterra NZ Ltd

Silver
Emerald Foods, Heavenly Treats Passionfruit Vanilla
New Zealand Natural, New Zealand Natural Green Tea





Category 9
GELATO
Huhtamaki Henderson LtdSponsored by Huhtamaki

Silver
Lush Café and Gelato, Lush Irish Crème
Gelato 2U Ltd, Mango Lassi
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Raspberry Gelato
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Boysenberry Gelato
Gellicious Gelato Ltd, Vanilla Bean
Penguino Ice Cream Café, Manuka Honey
Penguino Ice Cream Café, Mochaccino
Penguino Ice Cream Café, Roasted Pumpkin Seeds & Avocado
Ginelli's, Pistachio Gelato
Ginelli's, Passionfruit Gelato
Matatoki Farm, Bennetts Chocolate Chocolate
Valentino's Gelato, Caramelised Hokey Pokey
Valentino's Gelato, Custard with Spring Berry Compote
Minoo Gelato Ltd, Minoo Mango Gelato


Gold
Gellicious Gelato Ltd, Caffe Latté
Gelissimo, Violet Crunchie
Gelissimo, Ginger Crunch
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Coconut & Lime Curd Gelato
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Amarena Cherry & Yoghurt Gelato
Ginelli's, Limoncello Gelato
Ginelli's, Roche


Best in category
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Coconut & Lime Curd Gelato



Category 10
SORBET
Formula FoodsSponsored by Formula Foods

Silver
Lush Café and Gelato, Lush Lemon Sorbet
Lush Café and Gelato, Lush Lime Sorbet
Gelato 2U Ltd, Passion Mango
Monte Gelato, Limetta
Gellicious Gelato Ltd, Boysenberry
Wendy's Supa Sundaes, Club Tropicana Sorbet
Koru Ice, Morgan's Ginger Beer Sorbet
Koru Ice, Feijoa Sorbet
Gelissimo, Hardieboys Ginger Beer Sorbet
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Lemon Sorbet
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Passionfruit Sorbet
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Blood Orange Sorbet
Ginelli's, Green Apple Sorbet
Ginelli's, Fresh Lemon Sorbet
Ginelli's, Blood Orange Sorbet
Ginelli's, Watermelon Sorbet
Emerald Foods, Chateau Berry Berry Extraordinary
Valentino's Gelato, Feijoa


Gold
Monte Gelato, Lemon
Gellicious Gelato Ltd, Passionfruit
Gellicious Gelato Ltd, Mango
Gellicious Gelato Ltd, Raspberry
Patagonia Chocolates Ltd, Lemon Sorbet
Wendy's Supa Sundaes, Lemon Lime Sorbet
Carrello del Gelato, Mango Sorbet
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Mango Sorbet


Best in category
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Mango Sorbet



Category 11
LOW FAT
Hawkins Watts New Zealand ‘Simply Sugars’
Sponsored by Hawkins Watts Ltd

Silver
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Creamy Yoghurt Ice Cream Passionfruit
New Zealand Natural, New Zealand Natural Yo Natural
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Strawberry Yoghurt
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Kiwi Lite Vanilla


Gold
Monte Gelato, Yoghurt Berry
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Creamy Yoghurt Ice Cream Strawberry


Best in category
Monte Gelato, Yoghurt Berry




Category 12
NEW PACKAGING
Salkat Sponsored by Salkat

Best

Emerald Foods, Killinchy Gold 125ml Range





SUPREME AWARD FOR LARGE MANUFACTURER

Winner is from Category 4 – Premium Vanilla Ice Cream:
Deep South Ice Cream, Deep South Ice Cream Vanilla


SUPREME AWARD FOR BOUTIQUE MANUFACTURER

Winner is from Category 9 – Gelato:
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Coconut & Lime Curd Gelato


Photos of the 2011 Awards presentations and winners here.


BackBack to the Awards page
The 2011 New Zealand Ice Cream Awards categories were proudly sponsored by:

1 Standard Vanilla Ice Cream
Sensient Technologies

2 Standard Chocolate Ice Cream
Invita NZ Ltd

3 Standard Ice Cream with Inclusions
Natural Sugars (New Zealand) Ltd

4 Premium Vanilla Ice Cream
Danisco New Zealand Ltd

5 Premium Ice Cream
Chelsea Sugar

6 Open Creative
Alto Food Packaging

7 Kids Choice
International Flavours & Fragrances (NZ) Ltd

8 Export Ice Cream
Fonterra NZ Ltd

9 Gelato
Huhtamaki Henderson

10 Sorbet
Formula Foods Corporation

11 Low Fat
Hawkins Watts New Zealand

12 New Packaging
Salkat NZ Ltd

2011 Supreme Award for a Large Manufacturer



Deep South Ice Cream Vanilla
made by Deep South Ice Cream



2011 Supreme Award for a Boutique Manufacturer



Coconut & Lime Curd Gelato
made by Takapuna Beach Café and Store

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