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Pfleider Pfoods Chipotle Sauces Rule at 2005 Scovies

Schizophrenic Chipotle,  (now “The Art of Chipotle) brand products won six awards in the 2005 Scovie Awards announced October 27, 2004, by sponsors Fiery Foods & BBQ Magazine and Sunbelt Shows.  Schizophrenic brand dominated the Medium Hot Sauce category with SWEET HEAT ADDICTION (1st) and CRAZZBERRY FIESTA (3rd).  CRAZZBERRY also won 2nd place in the Hot Sauce-Fruit category.  SMOKEY RED SENSATION was a multiple award winner by taking 2nd in Specialty Chile Sauce and 3rd in Ketchup/Condiment.

Pfleider Pfoods was also honored for the company product logo.  The artwork was created by founder Tom Pfleider, utilizing favorite family photos and design software to feature his family members as peppers.  “We have had an enormous response to our lables,’  stated Pfleider.  “Our eye-catching colors, unique name & the pepperheads demand further attention from passing consumers.  With chipotle having such strong market appeal, we featured it prominently on our labels.  Now both our products and branding efforts have been recognized with prestigious Scovie Awards.

Pfleider Pfoods Chipotle Sauces Win Fiery Food Challenge Awards

Schizophrenic Chipotle brand products won three awards at the 2005 Fiery Food Challenge presented at the Zestfest in Fort Worth, TX on September 10.  Joel Gregory, Publisher & Editor in Chief of Chile Pepper Magazine announced Sweet Heat Addiction and Crazzberry Fiesta as award winners in the hot sauce categories of the prestigious annual competition.  This was Pfleider Pfoods’ first competition.

Sweet Heat Addiction won its award in the Hot Sauce Medium / Mild category.   This signature product also gained a second place for Hot Sauce in the People’s Choice product competition voted on by attendees at the Zestfest.  This award covered hot sauces of all heat levels and types.  “This additional award from the consumers is particularly gratifying and shows Sweet Heat’s broad appeal and versatility,” Pfleider said.

Crazzberry Fiesta won its award in the Hot Sauce / Fruit category.  This extraordinary taste is a perfect blend of raspberries, cranberries, and Schizophrenic Chipotle brand Gourmet Chipotle Paste.  Its diverse personalities make it adaptable to foods ranging from cheese blintzes & French toast; to cream cheese & brie; to lamb, pork, fish, & turkey; and to chocolate cake, cheese cake & ice cream.  A versatile, gourmet chipotle sauce for all occasions and consumer tastes.