Manteno, IL — May 5, 2015 — A local condiment company has been recognized on the world stage for the second time for its award-winning mustard.
Kelley’s Gourmet (www.greatmustard.com), won the 2015 silver medal in the Worldwide Mustard Competition’s for its stone ground mustard. The company won the gold medal in 2013 in the same category.
The World Wide Mustard Competition is an annual contest held at the National Mustard
Museum in Middleton, Wisconsin, home to the world’s largest collection of mustards and mustard memorabilia. The annual contest attracts hundreds of entries from a global roster of name brand competitors. A panel of judges including chefs, food writers, restaurateurs and gourmands conducted blind taste tests of each brand over the course of two weeks at the Mustard Museum and at Coopers Tavern in Madison, Wisconsin before determining the winners.
“We are honored to be recognized for the second time by this prestigious mustard contest,” said Kevin Kelley, owner of Kelley’s Gourmet. “We know our stone ground mustard is something special, so we were glad to be validated on the world stage for this amazing condiment.”
In addition to offering Kelley’s Gourmet Stone Ground Mustard online at www.greatmustard.com
Kelley’s Gourmet’s products are available at local Specialty and grocery stores including the National Mustard Museum Store, Whitmore Ace Hardware in Manteno, Panozzo’s Produce, Dave’s Supermarket in Fairbury IL, Schnuck’s Stores, County Market Stores as well as Hy-Vee stores in Bloomington and Springfield.
About Kelley’s Gourmet
Kelley’s Gourmet was founded in 1997 by caterer and restaurateur Howard Kelley. Kelley introduced a gourmet line of salad dressings in 1997 based on recipes previously available only at his restaurant and catering events. Today, Kelley’s Gourmet condiments and salad dressing, including their award-winning stone ground mustard, are offered online and shipped fresh to customers.