2014 Final Results

Grand Prize Winner:

Georgia Gold Clothbound Cheddar Cheese by Nature's Harmony Farm, Elberton

People's Choice Winner:

Raspberry Jalapeno Jam by Leoci's Fine Foods, Savannah

Category Finalists:

Adult Beverages:

  • WINNER: Richland Rum by Richland Distilling, Richland
  • Wake-n-Bake Coffee Oatmeal Imperial Stout; Terrapin Beer Co.; Athens

Barbecue and Hot Sauces:

  • WINNER: Causey's Sweet'N Smoky BBQ Sauce by Causey Foods Inc., Smyrna
  • DAVIS’ 1929 Sauce; Davis Sauces LLC; Peachtree City
  • Dirt Road Barbeque Sauce; Dirt Road Sauce; Athens
  • Richard’s South Georgia Style Mustard BBQ Sauce; Richard’s; Homerville


  • WINNER: Organic Blueberry Juice by Byne Blueberry Farms, Waynesboro
  • Southern Sweet Tea; Just Add Honey Tea Company; Tucker
  • White Hills Farm Lavender Calamint Rooibos Tisane; White Hills Farm; Dearing


  • WINNER: Peachy Keen Pecan Praline by Loose Sugar, Harrison
  • JudiCakes Cream Cheese Poundcake Caramel Sea Salt; JudiCakes; Atlanta
  • Tybee Turtle French Macaron; Maison de Macarons; Savannah

Dairy Products:

  • WINNER: Georgia Gold Clothbound Cheddar Cheese by Nature's Harmony Farm, Elberton
  • Applewood Smoked Gouda; Udderly Cool Dairy; Roopville
  • Bourbon Pecan Gelato; Honeysuckle Gelato; Atlanta

Jams and Jellies:

  • WINNER: Cinnamon Honey Spread by Weeks Honey Farm, Omega
  • Raspberry Jalapeno Jam; Leoci’s; Savannah
  • The European Wine Table Gourmet Wine Gelee, Bordeaux Rouge; TEWT Gourmet LLC; Alpharetta

Marinades and Sauces:

  • WINNER: GA Mustard Marinade by Q Sauce LLC, Dacula
  • Balsamico alle Ciliegie; A&A Alta Cucina Italia; Johns Creek
  • Whiskey Marinade; Foy’s; Columbus

Meat and Seafood:

  • WINNER: Vidalia Onion Sausage by Ogeechee Meat Market, Savannah
  • Apple Wood Smoked GA Trout; Diana’s Specialties; Marietta
  • Leoci’s Handcrafted Cured Duck Prosciutto; Leoci’s; Savannah
  • Beef Ribeye; Brush Creek Farm; Colbert


  • WINNER: Southern Sriracha Boiled Peanut Rub by Hardy Peanuts, Inc., Hawkinsville
  • Garlic & Herb Chicken Brine Company; Fire & Flavor; Bogart
  • King Louie Corn Medley Seasoning; King Louie Special Blend Seasoning; Fitzgerald
  • Oliver Farm Artisan Oils Pecan Oil; Oliver Oil Co.; Pitts

Salsas, Chutneys and Condiments:

  • WINNER: Sweet Onion Confit by Preserving Place, Atlanta
  • Bell’s Bloody Hot English Mustard; Q’Bella; Alpharetta
  • Sweet and Tangy Tomato Chutney; Souvei LLC; Atlanta

Snack Foods:

  • WINNER: Georgia Blues Bar by M Chocolat, Alpharetta
  • Take and Bake Cheese Wafers; Jo’s Original Cheddar Pecan; Cheese Louise!; Alpharetta
  • Spent Grain with Rosemary Vegan Spelt Crackers; Earth Biscuit Foods; Atlanta