2015 U.S.A. Taste Championship
- Nature's Earthly Choice -
Award Of Excellence In National Judging
Northern California, Wednesday, June 10, 2015 – Nature's Earthly Choice was selected as a winning product line in the retail categories of "Boxed Flavored Basmati Rice Mixes," "Boxed Flavored Farro Mixes" and "Boxed Flavored Quinoa Mixes."
Their submissions in these product categories: "Quinoa Sundried Tomato Florentine," "Quinoa Garlic & Herb," "Quinoa Garden Vegetable," "Quinoa Mushroom & Vegetable Medley," "Easy Farro Porcini Mushroom," "Easy Farro Asparagus & Spices," "Good Natured Grains Chicken Herb Basmati Rice," "Good Natured Grains Garlic & Butter Basmati Rice" and "Good Natured Grains Cilantro & Lime Basmati Rice" were all judged superior in Northern California by a panel of Masters of Taste selected by Chefs In America.
The protocols of "triple blind" judging include the following ground rules to ensure accurate and fair judging results.
Evaluators do not know:
- Who the manufacturer is
- What the product variety or appellation is
- What the other evaluators’ scores and comments are during evaluation
The American Masters Of Taste judging panel agreed that, "Nature's Earthly Choice has created product lines that display exemplary formulation for superior tasting whole grain mixes in a quick and convenient box mix format."
The judging was a part of the on-going U.S.A. Taste Championships founded in 1986 with the establishment of Chefs In America, whose professional culinary board members gather weekly to conduct taste tests on a myriad of foodservice and retail grocery products.
Nature's Earthly Choice was declared a 2015 U.S.A. Taste Champion.
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