Plant-Based Taste Awards 2022: Finalists announced –

After over 140 brilliant products, our panel of experts can finally reveal the finalists for our Plant-Based Taste Awards 2022.
After the tasting session on the 7th of November, where a panel of 5  judges tried over 140 samples, the results were finalised and we are proud to announce the finalists of all 21 categories! The winners will be announced as part of a special awards ceremony hosted in association with Plant Based World Expo Europe on Wednesday 30th November; make sure to register to attend via their website.
FoodBev Media awards marketing executive, Jonathan McGowan said:
“The Plant-Based Taste Awards is a fantastic opportunity to celebrate taste in the plant-based industry. This year’s entrants are some of our strongest yet and we cannot wait to see who will be crowned the winners on November 30th.  Congratulations to all our finalists, your achievements are truly well deserved.”
Scroll down to see the complete list of finalists for 2022.
Best Breakfast Product
Green Grizzly  – Wholey Sh*t
Bio&Me – Apple & Cinnamon Gut-Loving Porridge Pot
Jack and Annie’s – Breakfast Jack sausage patties
Best plant-based yoghurt
Naturli’ Foods – JOE’KURT Strawberry
Best plant-based sausage
THIS ™ – THIS™ Isn’t Pork Sausages
Century Pacific Food Inc. – nonMEAT Lunchen Meat
Impossible Foods – Impossible Sausage Made From Plants
Unconventional – Hot Dog Style Sausages
Dawn Farms – Plant Deli Sausage 
Best plant-based bacon product
CHIN HUAY – Dried Plant-based Jerky
La Vie™ – Plant-Based Bacon
Remastered Foods – Bacon Rashers
The Raging Pig Company – Raging Bacon
Best pie/pastry
Clive’s Purely Plants – Organic Coronation Chickpea Puff Pie
Best plant-based cheese
Flax&Kale – Plant-based Mozzarella style Fingers
Honestly Tasty – Shamembert
Saputo – Cathedral City Plant Based Grated
Honesty Tasty  – Blue
Vbites Foods – Cheezly Cranberry
Willicroft – Greek White
Saputo – Cathedral City Plant Based Block
Best plant-based chicken product
UMIAMI – Chicken Fillet 
Eatplanted – Chicken Lemon + Herb
 [MOCK]® – Chicken Popcorn 
Impossible Foods – Impossible™ “Chicken” Nuggets Made From Plants
Plant Alternative – Shicken Tikka Kebabs
Unconventional –  Chickenless Fillet
Best beverage
FLAX&KALE – Kombucha Dragon Lemonade
FLAX&KALE – Kombucha Kombucola
FLAX&KALE – Kombucha Mother Africa 
Bangs – Organic Ginger & Pomegranate Shot
Best savoury snack
Dirt Kitchen – Beet + Apricot Pressed Bars
Dirt Kitchen – Air Dried Grape Tomato Crisps
CHIN HUAY – Dried Plant-based Jerky
Jack & Annie’s – Buffalo Jack Wings
Best plant-based fish/seafood product
Revo Foods – Salmon Spread
ONAMI FOODS – Kiss Kiss Nuggets 
No Meat Today Company – Blue No Fish Sticks
endori food – endori veggie sticks di mare
Century Pacific Food Inc. – nonMEAT
Best plant-based burger
Heura Foods – Burger 3.0
The Vegetarian Butcher – No Crispy Chicken Burger
Unconventional – Plant Based Burger
endori foods – endori veggie best burger
Flax&Kale – Plant-based 3.0 Beef Burger
[MOCK]® – Chicken Fillet Burger
Switch Foods – Switch Burger
Best deli product
The Vegetarian Butcher – NoPepperoni
Quorn Foods – Yorkshire Ham Style Slices
KaTech Ingredient Solutions  –  Coronation Chicken Filler
Clive’s Purely Plants –  Organic Red Pepper Harissa Quiche
Eatplanted – Kebab
Best plant-based whole-cut product
[MOCK]® – Lamb 
The Vegetarian Butcher – NoBeef Steak Slices
UMIAMI – Chicken Fillet 
Eatplanted – Chicken Breast
Best fermented/plant protein
UMIAMI – Chicken Fillet 
Umamamia – Umamifixation
Best egg alternative
TAMAGO FOOD – Yumgo White
OGGS – Scrambled OGGS
Best convenience/ready meal
Switch Foods – Switch Foods Koftas
Grönt – Vegan Tikka Masala
Brand Organic – PerfectSeason Beetroot Patties
Plant Alternative Ltd – Shicken Tikka Masala
Dirt Kitchen – Beet + Apricot Pressed Bars
Best dairy alternative
Euro Company – Casa del Fermentino – BuVé
Naturli’ Foods – Vegan Spread
Bear Paw – Madagascan Vanilla Coffee Creamer
Glebe Farm Foods  – Oat Kefir Drink Cherry
Best dessert
Nanuk NV – Vecuisine Oh My ! Chocolate Mousse
Daiya – Pumpkin Spice Cheezecake
Best plant-based ice cream
Rethink Foods – Pink Albatross Tropical Mango
Rethink Foods – Pink Albatross Perfect Roast Pistachio
Rethink Foods – Pink Albatross Aromatic Choco Coffee
Naturli’ Foods – Cookie dough 
Best confectionary
Kestrel Foods  – Forest Feast NutM!lk ChocoCorn
Kestrel Foods  – Forest Feast NutM!lk ChocoPeanuts
Best chocolate
LoveRaw – Nutty Choc Balls
7th Heaven Chocolate – Hazelnut Cream bar
Brand Organic – iChoc White Barista Art
Brand Organic – iChoc Salty Pretzel

About Plant-Based Taste Awards
The Plant-Based Taste Awards, in association with Plant Based World Expo Europe, are a celebration of taste across multiple categories in the global plant-based industry.
The first of its kind in the industry, these awards are a fantastic way to promote your plant-based brand and ensure it gains global recognition.
About FoodBev Media
Established in 2000, FoodBev Media is the food and beverage industry’s leading media and communication business. With a portfolio of international magazines, the website and the industry’s largest social media network, FoodBev Media ensures you are continuously updated with the latest trends and innovations. Since 2003, FoodBev Media has gained a reputation for organising successful international awards schemes in the food, beverage and dairy industries.
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