The 2018 FoodTrekking Awards Ceremony was held after our FoodTreX London event on November 4. Below is a list of the winners for the categories that received awards.
Note: there were 2 Awards cycles in 2018 in order to align our Awards Ceremony with our FoodTreX London | Food Travel Innovation Summit in early November. The winners below are for the late 2018 cycle. In 2019, the Awards moved to an annual cycle.
Best Conversion of Historic Building as a Food Lover Attraction
The Food House at The Green Museum, Djursland, Denmark
Best Local Storytelling in a Food or Beverage Experience
GLP Films, USA
Best Use of Food/Beverage for Cross-Cultural Understanding
Food Playground Pte Ltd, Singapore
"Our hands-on cooking classes are specially designed for stay-at-home mothers and active seniors to bring participants on an immersive cultural journey through our food history and heritage. So, this international accolade is a wonderful recognition of the amazing storytelling talents of this group of disadvantaged women who have played host to many visitors to Singapore over these years. Thank you World Food Travel Association!” - Daniel Tan, Owner, Food Playground Pte Ltd
Most Authentic Food or Beverage Tour Operator Experience
Jamaica Culinary Tours, Falmouth, Jamaica
"We are truly elated at receiving this recognition at the international level, and buoyed to continue growing our Company as we develop other tours which tell the story of our peoples, culture and history through our food." - Janet Crick, Owner, Jamaica Culinary Tours