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2018 Fiery Food Challenge Winners Announced! Fiery Food Challenge is a competition that invites hot, “really hot”, spicy and zesty foods

Snack: Pickled Products – Consumer Ready

1. Red Kitchen Foods-Smokin Texas Gourmet Spicy Spring Mix

2. Red Kitchen Foods-Smokin Texas Gourmet Koenig’s Pickles

3. Old Florida Style Old Florida Style Datil Pepper Garlic Pickle Chips

Snack: Salty Snack – Consumer Ready

1. Blazing Foods LLC Blazing Foods Carolina Reaper Peanuts Mild

2. Blazing Foods LLC Blazing Foods Carolina Reaper Peanuts Medium

3. Blazing Foods LLC Blazing Foods Carolina Reaper Peanuts Wild

Snack: Zesty Sweets – Consumer Ready

1. Texas Toffee Gotcha Ghost Toffee

2. Sweetie’s Cheesecakes Chocolate Reaper Cheesecake

3. Grim Reaper Purgatory

Best Snack

Texas Toffee Gotcha Ghost Toffee

Cook-Off Food: Chili, Soup/Stew Mix

1. Pecos Red Products Pecos Red Chili Mix

2. Paulita’s New Mexico, LLC Paulita’s Hatch Green Chile Sauce

3. Texas Select Seasonings Ghost Dust Chili Mix

Cook-Off Food: Cooking Sauce

1. Urban Q Smokehouse Bayou Classic Creole Q Sauce

2. Gorji Gourmet Foods Gorji Gourmet Puttanesca

3. Gorji Gourmet Foods Gorji Gourmet Arrabiata Diavolo

Cook-Off Food: Dry Seasoning/Rub Beef

1. BBQ’n Fools Grant’s Blend Magic Dust

2. POKS Spices Extra Spicy Mama’s Recipe All Purpose Seasoning

3. Casa M Spice Co Uncontrolled Cattle Drive

Cook-Off Food: Dry Seasoning/Rub Fruit/Vegetable

1. Casa M Spice Co Uncontrolled Chain Reaction

2. Wing-A-Lings Dry Rubs & Seasonings Grilled Nice Garden Spice

3. Salty Wahine Gourmet Hawaiian Sea Salts Hawaiian Rub

Cook-Off Food: Dry Seasoning/Rub Fowl

1. Salty Wahine Gourmet Hawaiian Sea Salts Island Volcano

2. BBQ’n Fools Hot Seasoning & Wing Rub

3. Danielle’s Sauces Danielle’s Cajun Dust

Cook-Off Food: Dry Seasoning/Rub Pork

1. Salty Wahine Gourmet Hawaiian Sea Salts Island Volcano

2. Casa M Spice Co Uncontrolled Whole Hog

3. BBQ’n Fools Rib Rub Ready to Mix

Cook-Off Food: Dry Seasoning/Rub Seafood

1. The Spice Lab Spicy Seafood Seasoning

2. Wing-A-Lings Dry Rubs & Seasonings Fee Fi Fo Fish Rub

3. Florida Greek Guy Seasonings Taste of Louisiana

Cook-Off Food: Marinade

1. Big G’s Food Service Big G’s Famous Marinade

2. Woody’s Bar-B-Q Sauce Company Woody’s Marinade & Baste

3. Paulita’s New Mexico, LLC Chitropicus

Cook-Off Food: Seasoned Salt

1. Florida Greek Guy Seasonings Florida Greek Guy No Salt Seasoning

2. Casa M Spice Co Chain Reaction

3. Salty Wahine Gourmet Hawaiian Sea Salts Island Volcano

Cook-Off Food: Table Seasoning

1. Woody’s Bar-B-Q Sauce Company Woody’s Bar-B-Q Dry Rub & Seasoning

2. Paulita’s New Mexico, LLC Paulita’s Green Chile Seasoning

3. Salty Wahine Gourmet Hawaiian Sea Salts Island Volcano

Cook-Off Food: Wing Sauce Exotic

1. CaJohns Foods LLC Quetzalcoati

2. Sauce Goddess Sweet Red Devil Habanero Sauce

3. Big G’s Food Service Big G’s Famous Sriracha Sauce

Cook-Off Food: Wing Sauce Mild/Medium

1. Double Comfort Blues City Cayenne Garlic

2. Pepper Palace Wing Maker Smokehouse

3. Boerne Brand Texas Style Hot Sauce Boerne Brand Texas Style Hot Sauce

Cook-Off Food: Wing Sauce Hot/X-Hot

1. Demitri’s Gourmet Mixes Demitri’s Bloody Mary Seasoning Chipotle-Habanero

2. Klowns On Fire! LLC Extreme Peach Reaper

3. JLD Hot Sauce & Knives Carolina Reaper Special Reserve

Cook-Off Beverage: Bloody Mary Mix

1. Paulita’s New Mexico, LLC Paulita’s Cocktail Sauce

2. Demitri’s Gourmet Mixes Demitri’s Bloody Mary Seasoning Chipotle-Habanero

3. Elsie Mae’s Canning & Pies Hot Lips Habanero Bloody Mary Mix

Cook-Off Beverage: Margarita Mix

1. Bravado Spice Co Bravado Spice Pineapple & Jalapeño Margarita Mix

2. Demitri’s Gourmet Mixes Demitri’s Organic Traditional Margarita Mix

3. Demitri’s Gourmet Mixes Demitri’s 38 Calorie Margarita Mix

Cook-Off Beverage: Other Beverage/Cocktail Mix

1. George Dickel Tennessee Whisky George Dickel Tabasco Brand Barrel Finish

2. Ole Smoky Distillery Mango Habanero Whiskey

3. Red Kitchen Foods-Smokin Texas Gourmet Votew Beverage Mixer

Cook-Off Beverage: Beverage Enhancer

1. Double Comfort Three Sheets Cocktail Rimmer

2. Boerne Brand Texas Style Hot Sauce Boerne Brand Texas Style Hot Sauce

3. Demitri’s Gourmet Mixes Demitri’s Pomegranate Pineapple Lime Margarita Salt

Best Cook-Off

The Spice Lab Spicy Seafood Seasoning

Best New Product Consumer Ready Food

1. Blazing Foods LLC Blazing Foods Carolina Reaper Peanuts Mild

2. Red Kitchen Foods-Smokin Texas Gourmet Heart of Texas

3. Cuzco Foods Nina Muru Giant Corn with Hot Peruvian Chili

Best New Product Cook-Off

Casa M Spice Co Uncontrolled Good Shepherd

Marketing: Label

1. Primo’s Peppers Primonition

2. Clamlube Brand Hot Sauce Madstone USA Inc. Trinidog Hot Sauce

3. Texas Sweet Heat Texas Sweet Heat

Marketing: Logo

1. Wing-A-Lings Dry Rubs & Seasonings Wing-A-Lings Dry Rub Rooster

2. Born to Hula Guajillo Monster

3. Casa M Spice Co Casa M Spice Co.

Marketing: Single or Gift Product Packaging

1. Wing-A-Lings Dry Rubs & Seasonings Wing-A-Lings Chicken Wing Trio gift set

2. Blazing Foods LLC The Death Nut Challenge Version 2.0

3. Blazing Foods LLC Johnny Scoville Tube Of Terror Challenge

Marketing: Wearable Item

1. Puckerbutt Pepper Company Reaper Shirt

2. Boerne Brand Texas Style Hot Sauce Boerne Brand Texas Style Hot Sauce Hat

3. Cutino Sauce Company Logo Hat

Best New Product / Best of the Best

 

♦ H Chile Slinger Chipotle BBQ Sauce H ♦

 

Barbecue Sauce: Alcohol Infused – Consumer Ready

1. Pepper Palace Bourbon BBQ

2. Das Güd Spice Co. Chipotle Bourbon Barbecue Sauce

3. Rising Smoke Sauceworks LLC Druken Smokehouse

Barbecue Sauce: Exotic – Consumer Ready

1. CaJohns Foods LLC CaJohns Private Reserve Black Cherry Bourbon BBQ

2. La Rayes Bar-B-Que Sauce Inc Tangy La Raye

3. Southern Belles BBQ Apple Envy

Barbecue Sauce: Fruit Based – Consumer Ready

1. La Raye’s Bar-B-Que Sauce Inc La Raye’s Habanero Mango

2. Klowns on Fire! LLC Peach Reaper

3. Urban Q Smokehouse Smokehouse Blues

Barbecue Sauce: Mustard Based – Consumer Ready

1. Aunty Lilikoi Products Aunty Lilikoi Passion Fruit Kiawe BBQ Sauce

2. Das Güd Spice Co. Chipotle Mustard Barbecue Sauce

3. Big G’s Food Service Big G’s Famous Carolina Twang

Barbecue Sauce: Vinegar Based – Consumer Ready

1. Alexander’s GREAT Seasonings Two Thumbs Up

2. Sauce Goddess Sweet & Tangy Mop Sauce

3. Woody’s Bar-B-Q Sauce Company Woody’s Hickory Mild Bar-B-Q Sauce

Barbecue Sauce: Mild – Consumer Ready

1. La Raye’s Bar-B-Que Sauce Inc La Raye’s Pineapple Mango

2. Southern Belles BBQ Apple Envy

3. Danielle’s Sauces Danielle’s Sweet BBQ

Barbecue Sauce: Medium – Consumer Ready

1. Chile Slinger Chile Slinger Chipotle BBQ Sauce

2. Elijah’s Xtreme Gourmet Sauce Tangy Fire

3. Danielle’s Sauces Danielle’s Smoke & Spice BBQ

Barbecue Sauce: Hot – Consumer Ready

1. Spicin Foods Pain is Good Ghost Pepper BBQ Sauce

2. Singhs Caribbean Heat Mama Julie’s Hot N Spicy BBQ

3. Chile Slinger Chile Slinger Habanero BBQ Sauce

Barbecue Sauce: X-Hot – Consumer Ready

1. Melbourne Hot Sauce Reaper Whiskey BBQ

2. Spicin Foods Pain is Good Trinidad Scorpion BBQ Sauce

3. CaJohns Foods LLC The Reaper BBQ Sauce

Best Barbecue Sauce

Chile Slinger Chile Slinger Chipotle BBQ Sauce

Condiments: Asian – Consumer Ready

1. Danielle’s Sauces Danielle’s Sweet Chili Sauce

2. Danielle’s Sauces Danielle’s Chiliyaki Sauce

3. Mama Lams, Inc Mama Lam’s Malaysian Curry Paste Vegan Style

Condiments: Exotic – Consumer Ready

1. Paulita’s New Mexico, LLC Chitropicus

2. Salty Wahine Gourmet Hawaiian Sea Salts Passion Fruit, Orange, Guava Pepper

3. Salty Wahine Gourmet Hawaiian Sea Salts Island Curry

Condiments: Jam/Jelly Mild/Medium – Consumer Ready

1. Kelley’s Honey Farms Kelley’s Cinnamon Honey

2. Pepper Palace Raspberry Jalapeno Jam-n-Jelly

3. Jala Jala Foods Cinnful Whiskey Jalapeno Jelly

Condiments: Jam/Jelly Hot/X-Hot – Consumer Ready

1. Elsie Mae’s Canning & Pies Habanero Gold

2. Jala Jala Foods Fire Red Jalapeno Jelly

3. LoneStar Pepper Co Blackberry Fire Jelly

Condiments: Ketchup/Steak Sauce – Consumer Ready

1. Red Kitchen Foods-Smokin Texas Gourmet Texas Especial Steak Sauce

2. Porky’s Gourmet Foods Historic Lynchburg Habanero Pepper Ketchup

3. Red Kitchen Foods-Smokin Texas Gourmet Roasted Tomato and Sweet Onion Ketchup

Condiments: Latin

1. CaJohns Foods LLC Classic Small Batch Chile Lime

2. CaJohns Foods LLC Quetzalcoati

3. CaJohns Foods LLC Classic Small Batch Chipotle Taco Sauce

Condiments: Mustard Mild/Medium – Consumer Ready

1. CaJohns Foods LLC Dog On Good

2. Aunty Lilikoi Products Aunty Lilikoi Passion Fruit Wasabi Mustard

3. Schorlemer Haus Schorlemer Haus German Sweet-Hot Mustard

Condiments: Mustard Hot /X-Hot – Consumer Ready

1. Schorlemer Haus Schorlemer Haus German Sweet-Hot Mustard

2. Chile Slinger Chile Slinger Fatalii Mustard

2. Angry Goat Pepper Co Parker’s Gourmet Smoked Maple Ghost Pepper Mustard

Condiments: Relish – Consumer Ready

1. Singhs Caribbean Heat Mama Julie’s Hot Chow Chow

2. Jala Jala Foods Amarillo Gold Corn Relish

3. Victoria’s Candied Peppers Serrano Relish

Condiments: Salad Dressing – Consumer Ready

1. Aunty Lilikoi Products Aunty Lilikoi Passion Fruit Wasabi Dressing

2. Gorji Gourmet Foods Gorji Gourmet Pomegranate Vinaigrette

3. Rockin JR Ranch Remoulade Sauce

Best Condiment

CaJohns Foods LLC Dog On Good

Hot Sauce: American Style – Mild/Medium – Consumer Ready

1. JLD Hot Sauce & Knives Bhut Jolokia Hot Sauce

2. Rising Smoke Sauceworks LLC Fire Starter

3. World Famous Hot Sauce L.B.I. Love Potion-Extra Garlic

Hot Sauce: American Style — Hot/X-Hot– Consumer Ready

1. Pepplish Provisions Mango Garlic Hickory

2. Cry Baby Craig’s Hot Sauce Cry Baby Craig’s Hot Sauce

3. JLD Hot Sauce & Knives Bhut Jolokia Extra Hot

Hot Sauce: Asian Style – Mild/Medium – Consumer Ready

1. The Karma Sauce Company Curry Karma Sauce

2. JLD Hot Sauce & Knives Bhut Jolokia Hot Sauce Thai Flavor

3. Salem’s Lott Scary Hot Sauces Heat Stroke

Hot Sauce: Asian Style — Hot/X-Hot– Consumer Ready

1. The Karma Sauce Company Funken Hot Yellow Moruga

2. Mama Lams, Inc Mama Lam’s Malaysian Hot Sauce Vegan Style

3. NRJSpice Food LLC Purple Dragon Sauce-Gochujang Sriracha

Hot Sauce: Caribbean Style Mild/Medium – Consumer Ready

1. Angry Goat Pepper Co Dreams of Calypso Hot Sauce

2. Cry Baby Craig’s Hot Sauce Cry Baby Craig’s Hot Sauce

3. Dirty Dick’s Hot Sauce Dick’s Caribbean Dreams Sauce

Hot Sauce: Caribbean Style – Hot/X-Hot – Consumer Ready

1. Todd’s Salsa Inner Beauty Hot Sauce

2. Dirty Dick’s Hot Sauce Dick’s Caribbean Dreams Sauce

3. Alvin’s Hot Sauces Alvin’s Red Pepper Hot Sauce

Hot Sauce: Chipotle Style– Mild/Medium Consumer Ready

1. Porky’s Gourmet Foods Historic Lynchburg Sweet Fire Spicy Chipotle Pepper Sauce

2. K-Sauce K-5 Keenan’s Killer Chipotle Hot Sauce

3. Lucky Dog Hot Sauce White Label-Cherry Chipotle

Hot Sauce: Chipotle Style– Hot/X-Hot Consumer Ready

1. CaJohns Foods LLC Bourbon Infused Chipotle Habanero

2. Seafire Gourmet Reaper

3. Porky’s Gourmet Foods Historic Lynchburg Sweet Fire X-Hot Chipotle Pepper Sauce

Hot Sauce: Exotic — Mild/Medium – Consumer Ready

1. CaJohns Foods LLC CaJohns Black Garlic Hot Sauce

2. Pepper Palace Tequilapeno

3. Sh’ That’s Hot! Mariachi Ninja

Hot Sauce: Exotic – Hot/X-Hot – Consumer Ready

1. Alvin’s Hot Sauces Alvin’s Red Pepper Hot Sauce

2. Seafire Gourmet Reaper

3. The Karma Sauce Company Hole Mole

Hot Sauce: Fruit Based – Mild/Medium – Consumer Ready

1. Pepper North Artisan Foods Solar Flare

2. Hella Hot Hot Sauce Garlic Death Grip

3. Pepplish Provisions Apple Cilantro Lime

Hot Sauce: Fruit Based – Hot/X-Hot – Consumer Ready

1. Gemini Crow Hot Sauce Jack The Reaper

2. Dirty Dick’s Hot Sauce Dirty Dick’s Hot Pepper Sauce

3. Klowns on Fire! LLC Klowns Inferno

Hot Sauce: Guacamole Style – Consumer Ready

1. Angry Goat Pepper Co Hippy Dippy Green Hot Sauce

2. Loco Avocado Foods Loco Avocado Smooth & Mild

3. Loco Avocado Foods Loco Avocado Almost Hot

Hot Sauce: Latin — Mild/Medium – Consumer Ready

1. Mikey V’s Foods Mikey V’s I Love Taco Sauce So Much Sauce

2. The Karma Sauce Company Taco Rosso

3. Das Güd Spice Co. Hatch Chipotle Verde Hot Sauce

Hot Sauce: Latin – Hot/X-Hot – Consumer Ready

1. Primo’s Peppers Primonition

2. Cry Baby Craig’s Hot Sauce Cry Baby Craig’s Hot Sauce

3. Stockton Foods Inc Catalina’s Red Chile Salsa

Hot Sauce: Pepper Blend– Mild/Medium – Consumer Ready

1. Lucky Dog Hot Sauce White Label-Cherry Chipotle

2. K-Sauce K-2 Keenan’s Killer Mean Green Hot Sauce

3. Rising Smoke Sauceworks LLC Bueno Nachos

Hot Sauce: Pepper Blend– Hot/X-Hot – Consumer Ready

1. Red Kitchen Foods-Smokin Texas Gourmet Angry Twist Pepper Sauce

2. Bravado Spice Co Bravado Spice Crimson Special Reserve

3. Alvin’s Hot Sauces Alvin’s Yellow Pepper Hot Sauce

Hot Sauce: Spicy Sweet Sauce – Mild/Medium – Consumer Ready

1. El Fuego Pepper Sauce Pineapple Thai Sweet Pepper Sauce

2. Porky’s Gourmet Foods Historic Lynchburg Sweet Fire Spicy Chipotle Pepper Sauce

3. Dirty Dick’s Hot Sauce Dirty Dick’s Hot Pepper Sauce

Hot Sauce: Spicy Sweet Sauce – Hot/X-Hot – Consumer Ready

1. CaJohns Foods LLC Tiki Torch Hot Sauce

2. Dirty Dick’s Hot Sauce Dirty Dick’s Hot Pepper Sauce

3. Angry Goat Pepper Co Purple Hippo Hot Sauce

Hot Sauce: Ghost Pepper Sauce – Consumer Ready

1. Clark + Hopkins Assam

2. JLD Hot Sauce & Knives Bhut Jolokia Extra Hot

3. Salem’s Lott Scary Hot Sauces Casper The Deadly Ghost

Hot Sauce: Reaper Pepper Sauce – Consumer Ready

1. Klowns on Fire! LLC Klowns Inferno

2. Klowns on Fire! LLC Kiss of the Klown

3. Pepper North Artisan Foods Momento do Muerte

Hot Sauce: Trinidad Pepper Sauce – Consumer Ready

1. Lucky Dog Hot Sauce Heat’s a Peach

2. Clamlube Brand Hot Sauce Madstone USA Inc. Clamlube Brand Trinidog Hot Sauce

3. Alvin’s Hot Sauces Alvin’s Red Pepper Hot Sauce

Hot Sauce: Mild – Consumer Ready

1. The Karma Sauce Company Good Karma Sauce

2. Taste Elevated Hijole Piercin’ Piquillo

3. Puckerbutt Pepper Company The Classic

Hot Sauce: Medium – Consumer Ready

1. Bravado Spice Co Bravado Spice Serrano & Basil Hot Sauce

2. The Karma Sauce Company Bad Karma Sauce

3. Pepper Palace Smokin’ Southern

Hot Sauce: Hot – Consumer Ready

1. Primo’s Peppers Primonition

2. Pepplish Provisions Mango Garlic Hickory

3. Seed Ranch Flavor Co Umami Reserve

Hot Sauce: X-Hot – Consumer Ready

1. Klowns on Fire! LLC Extreme Peach Reaper

2. The Karma Sauce Company Funken Hot

3. Klowns on Fire! LLC Sirkus Phyre

Hot Sauce: Ultra Hot Pepper – Consumer Ready

1. JLD Hot Sauce & Knives Carolina Reaper Special Reserve

2. Angry Irishman Angry Irishman Why? Sauce

3. Nyuli Tuzes Chili The Rabbit Fire

Best Hot Sauce:

Angry Goat Pepper Co Dreams of Calypso Hot Sauce

Salsa: Chipotle – Consumer Ready

1. The Karma Sauce Company Rosie Chipotle

2. the Plain Ole Salsa Company Smoke

3. Pepper Palace Hummus Salsa

Salsa: Exotic – Consumer Ready

1. Singhs Caribbean Heat Mama Julie’s Bacon Salsa

2. Todd’s Salsa Todd’s Guava Salsa

3. Sanderson Specialty Foods Texas Texas Borracho BeanSalsa

Salsa: Fresh – Consumer Ready

1. Mad Mike’s Salsa Mad Mike’s Reapercussion Salsa-HOT Flavor

2. Loco Avocado Foods Loco Avocado Medium

3. Papa’s Chutney Mint-Cilantro Chutney-Spicy

Salsa: Fruit – Consumer Ready

1. Salsa Joe L. Diablo Devil’s Delight – Pineapple Mango

2. Ka-Ranch Cowgirl (Mild Peach)

3. Elijah’s Xtreme Gourmet Sauce Elijah’s Xtreme-Spicy Caribbean Chutney

Salsa: Verde/Tomatillo – Consumer Ready

1. Mayhem Foods Salsa Verde-Pineapple Mango-Mild

2. Smoke Point Salsa Viva La Verde

3. Salsa El Gallo Factory Salsa El Gallo Jalapeno Restaurant Style

Salsa: Mild – Consumer Ready

1. Smoke Point Salsa Lucky 13

2. Old Florida Style Old Florida Style Datil Pepper Salsa and Condiment

3. Clamlube Brand Hot Sauce Madstone USA Inc. Madstone Roasted Red Pepper Salsa

Salsa: Medium – Consumer Ready

1. Texas Twisster Red Salsa

2. Sanderson Specialty Foods Texas Texas Roasted Addiction Salsa

3. Mikey V’s Foods Mikey V’s Hatch Green Chile Salsa

Salsa: Hot – Consumer Ready

1. My Salsa Hot-Ghost Pepper

2. Texas Sweet Heat Texas Sweet Heat

3. Grandma’s Gourmets LLC Some Like It Hot! Salsa

Salsa: X-Hot – Consumer Ready

1. Salsa Joe L. Diablo Satan’s Reaper

2. Clamlube Brand Hot Sauce Madstone USA Inc. Madstone Dance of Fire Salsa

3. My Salsa X-Hot-Reaper/Scorpion

Salsa: Ultra Hot Pepper– Consumer Ready

1. Mikey V’s Foods Mikey V’s 7-Pot Promo Salsa

2. Mayhem Foods Salsa Verde-Pineapple Mango-Scorpion

3. Sanderson Specialty Foods Texas Texas Mostly Ghostly Salsa

Best Salsa:

Mikey V’s Foods Mikey V’s 7-Pot Promo Salsa

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