British Isles Guild of Fine Foods Great Taste Awards
The results are in and after only one year of making some of the British Isles best quality gourmet Manx meat hot dogs, a panel of professional and well-known judges, restaurant critics, food authors, food writers, as well as department store food buyers have given one and two star awards to Dave's Delicious Dogs for the following products and included the following commentary:
Manx Pork Polish style Kielbasa Smoked Sausages - 110g
"Juicy, flavoursome sausage." "Balanced texture, well seasoned." "Flavour long and develops beautifully." "A meaty combination of pork, smoke and seasoning." "Chewy and yet giving." "Smoky but not acrid." "Sweet but not cloying." "Spicy and interesting!"
Manx Pork American New York style Frankfurter Hot Dogs - 85g
"Strong smoky aromas and a good balanced level of smoke and spices." "Great mouthfeel and aftertaste is long and delicious." "Not over processed at all like a tinned hot dog is." "There's a pleasant smoke note to this hot dog that lingers on the palate." "A juicy sausage that has a slightly spongy texture." "A good looking hot dog. Well smoked with good texture and seasoning."
Ballakelly Farm "Manx Mr. T" 1/2 Pork & 1/2 Beef "Slightly Spicy Like a Manx Farmer" Hot Dogs - 85g
"Good smell of natural smoke." "Good texture and combination of meat flavours." "The flavour is well balanced and not over smoked." "A nicely coloured sausage with a quite complex texture."