The Sicilian company PomUp received the highly coveted Superior Taste Award in Brussels on 5 June, an international award assigned to agro-food excellence.
Pom_Up Semi-Dried Tomatoes have been awarded this year with a high international recognition: the Superior Taste Award.
This award was awarded by the Brussels-based International Institute of Taste and Quality (iTQi), the independent organization dedicated to judging and enhancing superior quality food and drink throughout the world.
The jury of 120 Michelin-starred chefs and sommeliers chosen in partnership with the 13 most prestigious European culinary associations and the International Sommeliers Association carried out blind assessments according to the different organoleptic criteria.
The products that obtain a final score more than 70% of the gustatory pleasure are awarded the prize and classified in 3 categories:
1 Star: Notable Products (score between 70 and 80%)
2 Stars: Excellent Products (score between 80 and 90%)
3 Stars: Exceptional Products (score over 90%)
PomUp Semi-Dried Tomatoes scored 92.3% this year with 3 Gold stars.
This recognition confirms that the products of the Pom Up Sicilia s.r.l company are able to satisfy the most demanding palates with a permanent search for excellent raw materials that result in unparalleled flavors and aromas.
“We are particularly proud to receive an award considered to be one of the most famous in the world”, underlines Vito Amore.
“This award will certainly help us to enhance our products in Italy and abroad, and will allow us to sign new contracts. The Superior Taste Award is also a way of encouraging our team inside, always dedicated to doing a lot of work. nice and always innovative “.