Judges award Gold for “Top Toffee,” Gold in “Best Texture” and Bronze for “Best Packaging” in 2013 Competition
Toffee Talk a San Rafael producer of hand-made confections has for the third consecutive year won the gold medal as the Top Toffee in the 2013 International Chocolate Salon awards sponsored by TasteTV .
Toffee Talk’s almond and pecan toffee have both captured the following awards in the toffee competition:
- Top Artisan Toffee Gold Award for “Top Toffee” - Year 3
- Top Artisan Toffee Gold Award for “Best Texture”
- Top Artisan Toffee Bronze Award for ‘Best Packaging”
“Our almond and pecan toffees are our tried and true favorites,” said Toffee Talk founder Catherine Hughes, who turned her godmother’s recipe into an award-winning confection. “We are thrilled to accept this award and be named the Official Toffee of the 5th Annual Taste Awards,” Hughes continued.
“Toffee Talk is a true artisan confection -- using only high quality ingredients made in small batches that are hand broken and hand wrapped,” noted Ellin Purdom, director of social networking.
Furthermore, the toffee is all natural, gluten-free, with no additives, and has a shelf life of up to six months. Toffee Talk is available in five varieties: almond, pecan, red walnut, peanut as well as ice cream topper Crumble Mumble.
The 2013 International Chocolate Salon Toffee entries were evaluated by an impressive line up of judges including Candy Industry Magazine, YumSugar, Draegers Markets, Blue Kitchen, Food Lovers’ Guide to Chicago, and DyingforChocolate.com.
About Toffee Talk
Toffee Talk began operations in 2009, selling hand-made confections online. It is made from simple, pure natural ingredients and is gluten free. Toffee Talk is owned and operated by cousins and best friends Catherine Hughes and Ellin Purdom who started the business after turning 50 and deciding it was time for a career change.
The company is open 24/7 online at www.cjstoffeetalk.com and also wholesales its toffee to retailers. Toffee Talk can be found locally at Comforts, Delectables & Cucina Restaurant & Wine Bar all in San Anselmo.