Tesco gets set for Christmas with multiple prizes for festive treats at the 2015 Quality Food & Drinks awards

6 Nov 2015

Tesco is set for a critically acclaimed Christmas, after winning 22 gongs at the Quality Food and Drink Awards 2015.

Tesco is set for a critically acclaimed Christmas, after winning 22 gongs at the Quality Food and Drink Awards 2015.  With festive treats like the Turkey Crown with pork, apple and chestnut stuffing, salted caramel ice creams and Tesco finest* Premier Cru NV champagne, Amaretto Panettone and Amontillado sherry trifle, these accolades recognise the quality of the products that are available to customers  at Tesco this Christmas.

The retailer has won 20 categories for products including fresh produce, salads and frozen foods, and the coveted Gold Q awards for Tesco Free From Strawberry and Vanilla Cones and Everyday Value Cottage Pie. Tesco also received over 40 highly commended or commended for own label products.

Tesco’s Chief Product Officer Jason Tarry said:

"With Christmas just around the corner, I'm incredibly proud of the recognition we have received for our festive offer thanks to the fantastic efforts of our team. The Q Awards not only look at the taste, but also the value and quality of the ingredients and are an endorsement for all the hard work we have done in partnership with our suppliers to help provide our customers with the very best food and drink products."

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Gold Q Awards

  • Free From Strawberry and Vanilla Cones
  • Everyday value Cottage Pie

Quality Food Awards 2015 Winners

  • finest*  Premier Cru NV Champagne
  • finest*  Amaretto Panettone
  • finest*  Amontillado Sherry Trifle
  • finest*  Beetroot and Barrel Aged Feta Salad
  • finest*  Berry Selection
  • finest*  Broccoli and Peanut Salad
  • finest*  Vegetable Biryani with Salan Sauce
  • finest*  Wood Fired Verdure Pizza
  • Tesco    Summer Fruit Punch Mix
  • Tesco    Samphire
  • Tesco    Four Salted Caramel Ice Creams
  • Tesco    Revisionist Rye Pale Ale
  • Tesco    Rich Soya Smoked
  • Tesco    Free From Strawberry and Vanilla Cones
  • Tesco    Free From Battered Chicken Balls with Sweet and Sour sauce
  • Tesco    Crustless Cheese and Onion Quiche
  • Tesco    Whole Seed Cob
  • Everyday Value Cottage Pie
  • Everyday Value Spinach and Chickpea Falafel

Highly Commended

  • finest*  West Country Biscuits for Cheese
  • finest*  All Butter Shortbread Fingers    
  • finest*  Red Berry Granola          
  • finest*  Single Origin Tasting Selection Box          
  • finest*  Pear and Calvados Christmas Pudding   
  • finest*  Venison, Red Wine, Cranberry and Orange Zest Stuffing Portions wrapped in Bacon       
  • finest*  Bourbon BBQ Beef Waffles        
  • finest*  Black Pudding Scotch Egg             
  • finest*  Breaded Chicken Satay Skewers with creamy curry dipping sauce            
  • finest*  Salted Caramel Ice Cream           
  • finest*  Sweet and Smoky Streaky Bacon             
  • finest*  Red leicester Hot Dogs 
  • finest*  Chicken, Chorizo and King Prawn Paella
  • finest*  Single Estate Makomboki 50 Tea Bags    
  • finest*  Vina Mara Rioja Gran Reserva   
  • Tesco    Falafel and Mixed Grain Warm Salad      
  • Tesco    Kimchi  
  • Tesco    Unsmoked Gammon Steaks with a spiced Orange Marmalade Glaze      
  • Tesco    Pink Slaw            
  • Tesco    Butternut Squash and Sage Risotto Bake              
  • Tesco    Balsamic Salad Pearls     
  • Tesco    Free From Korma Cooking Sauce             
  • Tesco    Rich and Creamy Chocolate Pot
  • Tesco    Meat Free Lentil and Bean Chilli               
  • Everyday Value White Chocolate and Strawberry Flavoured Cereal Bars
  • Everyday Value Vanilla Cheesecake        


  • finest*  Granola Squares              
  • finest*  Welsh Cakes (6pk)          
  • finest*  Halloumi             
  • finest*  Colombian Supremo      
  • finest*  Smoked Chorizo Ring    
  • finest*  Spiced Chicken, Quinoa and Cashew Nut Salad  
  • Tesco    Apple, Persimmon and Mango 
  • Tesco    Sweet & Sticky Chicken Wings   
  • Tesco    Sweet Potato and Goats Cheese lattice Pie         
  • Tesco    Seeded Brown Rolls       
  • Tesco    Beautifully Balanced South Indian Chicken Curry with Lentil Pilaff             
  • Everyday Value Macaroni Cheese