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EXPOTROF AWARDS 2020: AND THE WINNERS ARE…

βραβεία εξποτροφ 2020

Some among the thousands of products from all over Greece stood out as an experienced gastronomy committee, having blind-tasted dozens of products, distinguished the best for their innovation, packaging and taste, in the context of “EXPOTROF AWARDS 2020”

Within 24 different categories and through a blind tasting procedure, the committee rated and highlighted 13 products as great winners and 45 as deserving a distinction.

EXPOTROF 2020 Taste Award
For their distinctive taste, the awards were presented to the following products by category:

Dry food: the sugar-free pistachio cream of AIAKEION company.


Raw food: the smoked liver of salmon of G-fish company.


Olive Oil: the extra virgin olive oil of Ziro company


Alcoholic Beverages/Wine/Refreshments/Drinks: The Limoncello liqueur of Lazaris Distillery & Artisan Sweets company.

Packaging award EXPOTROF 2020
The Gold Award for best packaging went to the limoncello liqueur of the Lazaris Distillery & Artisan Sweets company: a lemon based liqueur, standing out for its flavour, aroma but also its golden packaging.


Second place and Silver Award went to the Greek herb mix of Arritos Hellenic Herbs, with the modern, minimalist design of their pack.

Third place and Bronze Award went to Kalamata olives Ω, of Christina and Margarita Kefala OE company.


Innovation Awards EXPOTROF 2020
First place and Gold Award in the innovation category, went to the STEVIA STICKS of EC STEVIA SA company, the 100% natural zero-calorie Table Sweetener, perfect for diets.


Second place and Silver Award went to bio oregano of PAPADAKIS CONSTANTINOS “EROTOCRITOS” company.

The third place and Bronze Award went to Kalamata Olives Ω, of Christina and Margarita Kefala OE company.


New Product Awards EXPOTROF 2020
They made their debut on the market and managed to be distinguished among the dozens of products included in the new product section. We are speaking about the products of Koukoulis Al. – Galanis Mich OE (AIAKEION) that won 1st and 3rd places respectively. In the first place was the pistachio cream without sugar, and in the third place the pistachio cream.

Second place and Silver Award was claimed by the Kalamata Olives Ω, of Christina and Margarita Kefala OE company, which won a total of 3 awards at the 7th EXPOTROF – The Fine Food Exhibition.

Furthermore, three stars were awarded to:

Koukoulis Al. – Galanis Mich OE (AIAKEION)Pistachio cream without sugar
G-fishSmoked liver of salmon
BABOUNIS FAMILY CREAMERYArseniko cheese of Naxos, Babounis
ARONIA FARMAronia Spoon Sweet
KOAKI GIGruyere, matured for 24 months
SPARTA GOURMETKalamata Olive Paste
NAOUMIDIS ALL PEPPERPiperomelo
BELLISIMOHand made tomato sauce with basil and oregano.
PAPADAKIS CONSTANTINOS “EROTOCRITOS”Organic Oregano
PAPAGIANNOPOULOU MARIA-ANNAHalva with strawberries and cocoa
TSAMPARLIS DIMITRIOS – GENUINE TASTESOLON SERIES – Green apple
ΚόRYS Organic HoneyOrganic Thyme Honey KόRYS
PAPAGIANNOPOULOU MARIA-ANNAHalva with bitter chocolate, cocoa and almonds
LEON FINE FOODSCorinthian Shade raisins

Two stars were awarded to:

Lazaris Distillery & Artisan SweetsLAZARIS Kumquat Spoon Sweet
MOUTEVELIS SAUSAGESSausage with feta cheese
BELLISIMOΚΑΙΝΑRΙ
PATSAKIS MICHAIL ΑΒΕΕ“CHARAKI” Tsikoudia 
Lazaris Distillery & Artisan SweetsLAZARIS Limoncello liqueur
NAXOS CREAMERY KOUFOPOULOSAged, Naxos
ΖILOSThyme Honey
KOAKI GIWine cheese
Mystraki I Sons ΟΕTraditional Cretan rusk
Α & Ω KIVOTOS – KARTSONAKIS EYAGGELOSCarob rusk with almond and raisin
RAKS PETRAKIS ΑΕCarob rusk with almond
KORYSOrganic Fir Honey
GRATSANIS Ι.Κ.Ε.Feta cheese P.D.O.
EC STEVIA SA80 STICKS_EC STEVIA
G-fishSmoked salmon in slices
KATSANTONIS FAMILY APICULTUREHeather Honey
Denezis Nikolaos WineryDenezis Dry Red

One star was awarded to:

Christina and Margarita Kefala OEKalamata Olives Ω
PANTELIS MYLONAS & SONS OETsipouro
RAKS PETRAKIS ΑΕCarob rusk (“dakos”)
MOUTEVELIS SAUSAGESKalamata Salted
PANTELIS MYLONAS & SONS OEMastic Liqueur
G-fishSmoked Salmon Spread
ΡΟΥΜΑΝΗΣ ΣΩΤΗΡΗΣ sea-buckthorn jam, carob honey
Arritos Hellenic HerbsOrganic herbs mix
SACHINIDIS BAKERYSACHINIDIS Crackers
ΚόRYS Organic HoneyOrganic Oak honey KόRYS
CRETANGOODSaloedream
Koukoulis Al. – Galanis Mich OE (AIAKEION)Pistachio Creamm
J. MATIS SONS DISTILLERYOuzo 39% VOL.
ZIRO SITIAΕxtra Virgin Olive Oil