PRODUCT OF THE YEAR TASTING CONTEST

4 700+participants
1 600+companies
2 200+medals
16nominations

Regulations

Apply to participate & pay the entry fee

Apply to participate & pay the entry fee

When: April 20 - September 15
Fill out the application form >>>
Bring product samples with accompanying documents

Bring product samples with accompanying documents

When: September 19
Where: Moscow, Crocus Expo, pav. 3, booth "Tasting committee"
Arrive at the award ceremony

Arrive at the award ceremony

When: September 21
Where: Moscow, Crocus Expo
Place your WorldFood Moscow Product Tasting Contest winner’s medal on your product packaging

Place your WorldFood Moscow Product Tasting Contest winner’s medal on your product packaging

When: termless

Supporting documents

  • All supporting documentation used for food & drinks certification in the region where participant registered

Number of samples

  • weight products - 1 kg;
  • packaged products, with unit weight up to 100 g - 6 units;
  • packaged products, with unit weight over 100 g - 3 units;
  • products packaged in bottles with a capacity up to 0.5 liters - 6 units;
  • products packaged in bottles of 0.5–0.7 litres - 4 units;
  • products packaged in bottles with a capacity over 0.7 litres - 3 units.

*Only products from companies that have paid the entry fee will be eligible.

Nominations

WINE
WINE
DIETARY PRODUCTS AND BABY FOOD
DIETARY PRODUCTS AND BABY FOOD
CONFECTIONARY
CONFECTIONARY
ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES
ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES
OILS AND FATS
OILS AND FATS
MINERAL WATERS, SOFT AND LOW-ALCOHOL DRINKS
MINERAL WATERS, SOFT AND LOW-ALCOHOL DRINKS
DAIRY PRODUCTS (+CANNED DAIRY FOOD AND ICE CREAM)
DAIRY PRODUCTS (+CANNED DAIRY FOOD AND ICE CREAM)
MEAT PRODUCTS, INCLUDING CANNED FOOD
MEAT PRODUCTS, INCLUDING CANNED FOOD
FOOD CONCENTRATES, SEASONINGS, INGREDIENTS AND YEASTS
FOOD CONCENTRATES, SEASONINGS, INGREDIENTS AND YEASTS
FRUITS & VEGETABLES
FRUITS & VEGETABLES
PROCESSED FRUITS AND VEGETABLES AND HONEY-BASED PRODUCES
PROCESSED FRUITS AND VEGETABLES AND HONEY-BASED PRODUCES
SOY PRODUCTS
SOY PRODUCTS
POULTRY PRODUCTS, EGGS AND EGG PRODUCTS
POULTRY PRODUCTS, EGGS AND EGG PRODUCTS
FISH & SEAFOOD
FISH & SEAFOOD
BAKERY, PASTA, CEREALS AND FLOURS
BAKERY, PASTA, CEREALS AND FLOURS
TEA, COFFEE AND SPICES
TEA, COFFEE AND SPICES

*At least five companies must be nominated in order for each product group competition to go ahead.

Criteria for sample evaluation

Organoleptic characteristics

Organoleptic characteristics

Product’s compliance with Customs Union technical regulations or, if absent, compliance with regulatory and technical documentation.
Physical and chemical indicators

Physical and chemical indicators

Product’s compliance with Customs Union technical regulations or, if absent, compliance with regulatory and technical documentation.
Microbiological indicators

Microbiological indicators

Product’s compliance with Customs Union technical regulations or, if absent, compliance with regulatory and technical documentation.
Packaging

Packaging

Packaging’s compliance with Customs Union regulation "On packaging safety“(ТР ТS 005/2011).
Labeling

Labeling

Labelling’s compliance with the Customs Union regulation “Food products in terms of its labeling” (ТР ТS 022/2011).

Voting procedure and jury members

Voting is undertaken by the contest jury composed of industry experts, including food & drink manufacturers, industry institutions and unions, and government representatives.

An organoleptic evaluation of product quality in each contest group is undertaken in accordance with the requirements of regulatory documents, assess the appearance, packaging. Based on these results, each jury member completes an evaluation sheet. The evaluation sheets, protocols are formed, which are sent to the competition commission.

The Chairman of the contest jury is Konstantin Savenkov, deputy head of Rosselkhoznadzor (Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance).

Awards

Grand prix

Grand prix

  • Winner’s certificate
  • The right to place the medal on your product packaging
  • Placement of product information in the WorldFood Moscow advertising catalog

Gold medal

Gold medal

  • Winner’s certificate
  • The right to place the medal on your product packaging
  • Placement of product information in the WorldFood Moscow advertising catalog

Silver medal

Silver medal

  • Winner’s certificate
  • The right to place the medal on your product packaging
  • Placement of product information in the WorldFood Moscow advertising catalog

Bronze medal

Bronze medal

  • Winner’s certificate
  • The right to place the medal on your product packaging
  • Placement of product information in the WorldFood Moscow advertising catalog

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