SCHEDULE: CATEGORY AWARD COMPETITIONS

Juried "Best of Salon" Awards Competitions for the top artisan, gourmet and premium chocolates & confections in the listed categories. Judged by regional and national panels of food and media experts. Chocolatier attendance is NOT required to participate in these Juried product-submission only Awards Competitions

AWARDS BENEFITS REACH NEW MARKETS, NEW PEOPLE,
NEW CLIENTS & NEW PARTNERS;
LAUNCH NEW PRODUCTS AND MEET NEW PRESS

Enter Your Submissions for these Juried Premium Chocolate and Confection Awards: Registration Deadline are listed below *

BE THE BEST, ENHANCE YOUR BRAND,
MEET NEW TASTEMAKERS AND
CULINARY INFLUENCERS,
GO FOR THE GOLD

JUDGES: National and Regional Magazine, Newspaper and Blog Editors, plus Topic Experts, Local Chefs and Food Gurus. For example, in 2010, the BRIDAL CHOCOLATE SALON judges included: South Asian Bride Magazine, Bridal Guide magazine, Southern Weddings magazine, Latina Magazine, New Jersey, Destination I Do Magazine, Oregon Bride, Seattle Bride magazine, The Bride and Bloom Magazine, Destination Weddings and Honeymoons magazine, New Hampshire Wedding Magazine, Pacific Weddings Magazine, FlaNboyant Eats, Deal Diva Bridal Guide, Rocky Mountain Bride Magazine, and Sacramento Bride and Groom.

Submissions will be judged by a panel of regional and national and magazine, newspaper, and blog Editors and food media. Winners will be announced within 45 days of submission deadlines.

Chocolatier and Confectioner event attendance is NOT required to participate in the above Juried Awards Competition.

Chocolatiers and Confectioners do NOT need to be physically located in a region to enter an awards competition.

AWARDS CATEGORY

DESCRIPTION

DEADLINES /ENTRY

RECENT WINNERS


TOP
CARAMELS




*
Annual
Caramel Competition
Winner is also
"Official Caramel"



Registration Deadline:
June 11, 2016

Product Submission Deadline:
June 22, 2016

ENTRY FORM


See 2015 Winners



TOP
TRUFFLES





*
Annual
Luxury
Chocolate Salon
Competition



Registration Deadline:
TBA 2015

Product Submission Deadline:
TBA 2015


See 2014 Winners



TOP
CHOCOLATE BAR




*
Annual
Luxury
Chocolate Salon
Competition



Registration Deadline:
May 26, 2016

Product Submission Deadline:
June 2, 2016

ENTRY FORM


See 2015 Winners



TOP
TOFFEE




*
Annual
Toffee Competition
Winner is also
"Official Toffee"



Registration Deadline:
May 26, 2016

Product Submission Deadline:
June 2, 2016

ENTRY FORM


See 2015 Winners



BEST BRIDAL
CHOCOLATE




*
Annual
Luxury
Chocolate Salon
Competition

 


Registration Deadline:
May 26, 2016

Product Submission Deadline:
June 2, 2016

ENTRY FORM


See 2015 Winners



BEST
WHITE CHOCOLATE




*
Annual
Luxury
Chocolate Salon
Competition



Registration Deadline:
May 26, 2016

Product Submission Deadline:
June 2, 2016

ENTRY FORM


See 2015 Winners



BEST
HOT COCOA & DRINKING CHOCOLATE




*
Annual
Luxury
Chocolate Salon
Competition



Registration Deadline:
Closed

Product Submission Deadline:
Closed


See Recent Winners






TOP
BRANDING AND MARKETING AWARDS



Expert Reviews of
Logos, Branding,
Packaging and Websites


*
Annual
Luxury
Chocolate Salon
Competition



Registration Deadline:
Closed

Product Submission Deadline:
Closed

See 2015 Winners


CHEFS ROUNDTABLE




See the results of our first San Francisco Chefs Roundtable here, where top chefs review chocolate selections in a private one-day session. Additional Chefs Roundtables planned.


 










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