Fischer & Wieser’s Currycot™ Indian Style Apricot Curry Sauce recently garnered a 2nd place award in the 2013 Fiery Food Competition, Barbecue Sauce: Asian Style at ZestFest. According to the ZestFest website, the competition
brings together the spiciest exhibitors and products from around the country for one sizzling weekend. ZestFest is the ultimate party for bold and flavorful food enthusiasts.
The competition has a 10 year history, being held annually in Irving, Texas at the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas. It has grown each year, attracting not only small specialty food manufacturers, but large producers, and people from the trades, including celebrity chefs and restauranteurs. The event has become a 3-day affair, featuring not only the competitions, but food demos and entertainment venues as well. Fischer & Wieser has entered the competition since the inception of the contest, winning New Product of the Year with its Razzpotle and the Golden Chile Award with Chipotle Chile Ketchup, among many other awards.
Fischer & Wieser was among 714 competitors participating at the event. Case D. Fischer, CEO & President of Fischer & Wieser, is quick to encourage entry of the company’s products into all types of competitions and values the awards the company has received from the Fiery Food Challenge.