The New Zealand Ice Cream Manufacturers Association
The New Zealand Ice Cream Manufacturers Association
2012 New Zealand Ice Cream Awards

The 16th New Zealand Ice Cream Awards were announced in Napier on Thursday, 7th of June 2012, at a special Awards Dinner as part of the annual NZICMA Conference.

Photos of the 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 French Vanilla Ice Cream

STANDARD ICE CREAM
Sponsored by Invita NZ Ltd
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Boysenberry Ripple Ice Cream

BEST OF HOKEY POKEY
Sponsored by International Flavours & Fragrances (NZ) Ltd
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Much Moore Hokey Pokey

PREMIUM VANILLA ICE CREAM
Sponsored by Chelsea Sugar
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

PREMIUM ICE CREAM
Sponsored by Geon Ltd
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Dark Chocolate Ice Cream

OPEN CREATIVE
Sponsored by RD2 International Ltd
Joint Best Overall from both Ice Cream and Gelato/Sorbet Sections:
Ginelli's, Malt Chocolate Ice Cream
Pacific Flavours & Ingredients Ltd, Italian Black Liquorice Gelato

KIDS CHOICE
Sponsored by Alto Packaging Limited
Patagonia Chocolates Ltd, Tramontana

EXPORT ICE CREAM
Sponsored by Fonterra NZ Ltd
Talley’s Group Ltd, Talley's Green Tea

GELATO
Sponsored by Huhtamaki
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Salted Caramel Gelato

SORBET
Sponsored by Formula Foods Corporation
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, New Zealand Passionfruit Sorbet

LOW FAT
Sponsored by Hawkins Watts New Zealand
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Creamy Yoghurt Ice Cream Strawberry

BEST NEW TO MARKET
Sponsored by Salkat NZ Ltd
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Salted Caramel Gelato

SUPREME AWARD FOR LARGE MANUFACTURER
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top Ltd), Tip Top French Vanilla Ice Cream

SUPREME AWARD FOR BOUTIQUE MANUFACTURER
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Salted Caramel Gelato




FULL LIST OF AWARDS:


Category 1
STANDARD VANILLA ICE CREAM

Sponsored by Sensient Technologies

Silver
Talley’s Group Ltd, Talley's Vanilla


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



Best in Category

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



Category 2
STANDARD ICE CREAM
Invita NZ Ltd Sponsored by Invita NZ Ltd

Silver
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Go Go Banana Ice Cream
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Maple Shortcake Ice Cream
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Strawberries & Cream


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



Best in Category

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



Category 3
BEST OF HOKEY POKEY
International Flavours & Fragrances (NZ) LtdSponsored by International Flavours & Fragrances (NZ) Ltd

Silver
Deep South Ice Cream Ltd, Deep South Ice Cream Goldstrike
Deep South Ice Cream Ltd, Deep South Ice Cream Hokey Pokey
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Hokey Pokey Ice Cream
Puhoi Valley Café & Cheese Store, Puhoi Hokey Ice Cream
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Premium Hokey Pokey Ice Cream
Talley’s Group Ltd, Talley's Hokey Pokey
Valentino's Gelato, Valentino's Hokey Pokey


Gold
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Much Moore Hokey Pokey
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Vanilla Bean and Honey Comb


Best in Category
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Much Moore Hokey Pokey




Category 4
PREMIUM VANILLA ICE CREAM
Sponsored by Chelsea Sugar

Silver
Deep South Ice Cream Ltd, Deep South Ice Cream French Vanilla
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Premium Vanilla Bean Ice Cream
Rush Munro's, Vanilla
Zest Manufacturing Ltd, Zest Vanilla Bean Ice Cream


Gold
Puhoi Valley Café & Cheese Store, Vanilla Bean Ice Cream
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Vanilla Bean Ice Cream



Best in category
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Vanilla Bean Ice Cream



Category 5
PREMIUM ICE CREAM
Sponsored by Geon Ltd

Silver
Country Culinaire, Chocolate & Chilli
Deep South Ice Cream Ltd, Deep South Ice Cream Boysenberry
Deep South Ice Cream Ltd, Deep South Ice Cream Coffee Liqueur
Deep South Ice Cream Ltd, Deep South Ice Cream Liquorice
Ginelli's, Flat White
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Awesome Chocolate Cookies & Fudge
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Awesome Cookies & Cream
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Awesome Vanilla Golden Ripple
OOB Ice Cream Ltd, Rum and Raisin Ice Cream
Puhoi Valley Café & Cheese Store, Puhoi Lemon Yoghurt
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Premium Espresso Ice Cream
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Premium Fig and Honey Ice Cream
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Premium Mascarpone, Date and Orange Ice Cream
Rush Munro's, Ginger & Honey
Rush Munro's, Maple Walnut
Simply New Zealand Ice Cream, Strawberries and Cream
Zest Manufacturing Ltd, Holy Moly Ice Cream Meringue A'tang


Gold
Country Culinaire, Orange & Cointreau
Ginelli's, White Chocolate Raspberry
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Awesome Limonata Cheesecake
Rush Munro's, Manuka Honey
Rush Munro's, Passionfruit
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Dark Chocolate Ice Cream



Best in Category
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Dark Chocolate Ice Cream



Category 6
OPEN CREATIVE
Sponsored by RD2 International Ltd

Category 6 (a)
OPEN CREATIVE - ICE CREAM

Silver
Country Culinaire, Avocado & Goats' Cheese
Country Culinaire, Japonica Ice Cream
Deep South Ice Cream Ltd, Deep South Ice Cream Caramel Black Russian
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Kapiti Chilli Chocolate & Raspberry Ice Cream
Otago Uni Future Food Innovators, Apple Crumble Ice Cream
Sensient Technologies, Espresso Mascarpone Ice Cream with Espresso Choc Flakes
Team Honey, Honey Nut Delight
The FOSC Four, Raspberry Chocolate Fudge Sundae


Gold
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Pear & Maple Ice Cream
Ginelli's, Malt Chocolate Ice Cream



Category 6 (b)
OPEN CREATIVE - GELATO & SORBET

Silver
Carrello del Gelato, Carrello del Gelato Black Sesame Gelato
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tropical Sorbet
Ginelli's, Stella di Viola Gelato
Marlborough Saffron Room Ltd, Marlborough Saffron & Nougat Gelato
Marlborough Saffron Room Ltd, Pineapple & Marlborough Saffron Gelato
Minoo Gelato, Cherry Mascarpone Gelato


Gold
Nicola McKearney, Powerade Sorbet
Pacific Flavours & Ingredients Ltd, Chestnut & Chocolate Shard Gelato
Pacific Flavours & Ingredients Ltd, Italian Black Liquorice Gelato
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Berry Fusion, Thai Coconut and Lime Gelato



Open Creative Best Overall from both Ice Cream and Gelato/Sorbet Sections
Joint Best:
Ginelli's, Malt Chocolate Ice Cream
Pacific Flavours & Ingredients Ltd, Italian Black Liquorice Gelato



Category 7
KIDS CHOICE
Sponsored by Alto Packaging Limited

Best
Patagonia Chocolates Ltd, Tramontana



Category 8
EXPORT ICE CREAM
FonterraSponsored by Fonterra NZ Ltd

Silver
Deep South Ice Cream Ltd, Deep South Ice Cream Mango
Talley’s Group Ltd, Talley's Chocolate
Talley’s Group Ltd, Talley's Strawberry


Gold
Kiwi Ice Cream Company Ltd, Premium Limonata Cheesecake
Talley’s Group Ltd, Talley's Green Tea


Best in category
Talley’s Group Ltd, Talley's Green Tea



Category 9
GELATO
Huhtamaki Henderson LtdSponsored by Huhtamaki

Silver
Carrello del Gelato, Carrello del Gelato Chocolate Gelato
Gelatiamo, Mint Gelato
Gelissimo Gelato, Dark Chocolate
Gellicious Gelato Ltd, Coconut Gelato
Gellicious Gelato Ltd, Forest-Fruit Yoghurt Gelato
Ginelli's, Apple Pie
Monte Gelato, Blackberry & White Chocolate
Penguino Ice Cream Café, Kaffir Lime
Penguino Ice Cream Café, Orange Cheesecake
Penguino Ice Cream Café, Roasted Hazelnut - Frangeligo
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Strawberry Gelato
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Caramelised Fig Gelato
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Licorice Gelato
The Gelato Caffè, Hazelnut


Gold
Gelissimo Gelato, Passionfruit
Ginelli's, Latte Macciatto
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Berry Fusion Gelato
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Boysenberry Gelato
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Coconut Chocolate Flake Gelato
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Greek Yoghurt & Amarena Cherry Gelato
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Salted Caramel Gelato
The Gelato Caffè, Black Cherry


Best in category
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Salted Caramel Gelato



Category 10
SORBET
Formula FoodsSponsored by Formula Foods Corporation

Silver
Carrello del Gelato, Carrello del Gelato Wildberry Sorbet
Gelatiamo, Passionfruit Sorbet
Gelato 2U Ltd, Wildberry
Gelissimo Gelato, Mango & Pineapple
Gelissimo Gelato, Pomegranate & Berries
Ginelli's, Raspberry & Pomegranate
Ginelli's, Watermelon
Koru Ice Ltd, Tamarillo & Apple
Minoo Gelato, Passionfruit Sorbet
Monte Gelato, Mango
Monte Gelato, Wildberry
OOB Ice Cream Ltd, Lemon Sorbet
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Berry Fusion Sorbet
Pure New Zealand Ice Cream, Kiwifruit Sorbet
Wendy's Supa Sundaes, Green Apple


Gold
Gellicious Gelato Ltd, Feijoa Sorbetto
Gellicious Gelato Ltd, Mixed Berry Sorbetto
Ginelli's, Tropical Mango
Patagonia Chocolates Ltd, Raspberry Sorbet
Puhoi Valley Café & Cheese Store, Forest Berry Sorbet
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, New Zealand Boysenberry Sorbet
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, New Zealand Passionfruit Sorbet
The Gelato Caffè, Strawberry


Best in category
Takapuna Beach Café and Store, New Zealand Passionfruit Sorbet



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

Silver
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Creamy Yoghurt Ice Cream Blueberry
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Creamy Yoghurt Ice Cream Passionfruit



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


Best in category
Fonterra Brands (Tip Top) Ltd, Tip Top Creamy Yoghurt Ice Cream Strawberry



Category 12
BEST NEW TO MARKET
Salkat Sponsored by Salkat NZ Ltd

Takapuna Beach Café and Store, Salted Caramel Gelato





SUPREME AWARD FOR BOUTIQUE MANUFACTURER

Winner is from Category 9 – Gelato:
Salted Caramel Gelato
made by Takapuna Beach Café and Store


SUPREME AWARD FOR LARGE MANUFACTURER

Winner is from Category 4 – Premium Vanilla Ice Cream:
Tip Top French Vanilla Ice Cream
made by Fonterra Brands (Tip Top Ltd)


  Photos of the 2012 Awards presentations and winners here.


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The 2012 New Zealand Ice Cream Awards categories were proudly sponsored by:

1 Standard Vanilla Ice Cream
Sensient Technologies

2 Standard Ice Cream
Invita NZ Ltd

3 Best of Hokey Pokey
International Flavours & Fragrances (NZ) Ltd

4 Premium Vanilla Ice Cream
Chelsea Sugar

5 Premium Ice Cream
Geon Limited

6 Open Creative
RD2 International Ltd

7 Kids Choice
Alto Packaging Limited

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 to Market” Award
Salkat NZ Ltd

2012 Supreme Award for a Large Manufacturer



Tip Top French Vanilla Ice Cream
made by Fonterra Brands (Tip Top Ltd)



2012 Supreme Award for a Boutique Manufacturer



Salted Caramel Gelato
made by Takapuna Beach Café and Store

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