TEA•RRIFIC! ICE CREAM WINS 2019 Gold Sofi Award
Masala Chai flavor wins 2019 Gold Sofi Award in the Ice Cream, Gelato, Frozen Dessert Category
BRIDGEPORT, CT (May 1, 2019) - Tea•rrific! Ice Cream, an artisanal ice cream company crafting super-premium ice cream with a clean ingredient list and infused with fresh brewed loose leaf and herbal teas, is thrilled to announce it won the Gold Sofi Award in this year’s competition in the Ice Cream, Gelato, Frozen Dessert Category.
The Sofi Awards is the most prestigious food products competition in the specialty food industry. With more than 1,800 domestic and international entries this year across 39 categories, this accomplishment is a true testament of the quality of Tea•rrific! Ice Cream. The official announcement video of the winners in the Ice Cream, Gelato, Frozen Dessert category and the acceptance video from our CEO, Souvannee Leite, can be seen by following this link http://videos.specialtyfood.com/category/videos/ice-cream-gelato-frozen-treat.
This is the third time Tea•rrific! Ice Cream has been recognized in the Sofi Award competition, and the second consecutive year our Masala Chai has placed in the top three. In 2015, the company’s Chamomile flavor was a Finalist in the Ice Cream, Gelato, Frozen Dessert category. At that time, one winner was chosen from three Finalists, out of more than 70 entries in the category.
“We are very excited to be once again recognized by the Sofi judges and to win the Ice Cream, Gelato and Frozen Dessert category,” said Souvannee Leite, CEO and Co-Founder of Tea•rrific! Ice Cream, “It is truly wonderful when those who see and sample the best of the best on a regular basis choose your product as the top flavor among our many worthy peers.”
About Tea•rrific! Ice Cream
Tea•rrific! Ice Cream originated out of a wild idea and a passionately sweet desire for fine ice cream. The company’s numerous awards & accomplishments include Best New Product at the World Tea Expo East in 2012, Martha Stewart American Made Finalist in 2014, Sofi Award Finalist and Bronze winner at the 2015 and 2018 Summer Fancy Food Shows, Yankee Magazine Editor’s Pick Food Awards Winner in 2015, and Connecticut Specialty Food Awards Winner in 2016, and Dairy Foods Magazine Top 10 Dairy Products for 2016. Tea•rrific! Ice Cream is available in seven flavors in 4oz grab-n-go cups, and bulk sizes for foodservice throughout much of the US and available for export. Tea•rrific! Ice Cream is also gluten-free certified and Halal certified. For more information on Tea•rrific! Ice Cream, please visit www.tearrificicecream.com.