Deception Salsa wins at 2014 Scovie Awards



2014 Scovie Awards Honors Best Spicy & Savory Food Products

[Crofton, MD] – The 2014 Scovie Awards judging panel of top culinary experts honored Deception Salsa with a 2nd Place Award in the Hot Salsa Category for their Insanity salsa. Deception Salsa also earned a 2nd Place Award for their website and a 3rd Place Award for their logo.


Competition for the 2014 Scovie Awards was tougher than ever, with a new record of 864 total entries, up from 2013′s 805. The total number of companies entering was also a record at 151, up from 133 the previous year.


Dave DeWitt, founder of the Scovie Awards and the National Fiery Foods and Barbecue Show said entries came from 39 US states and seven countries including Austria, Canada, Ecuador, Australia, St. Lucia, the United Kingdom and the United States.


“Companies from all over the world continue to recognize the Scovie Awards as the most competitive blind taste tested event in the world,” DeWitt said. “I’m thrilled that participation in the awards continues to increase year after year.”


Guests can sample and buy Scovie Award-winning products at the upcoming 2014 National Fiery Foods & Barbecue Show (February 28 –March 2, 2014) at Sandia Resort and Casino in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Vendors from across the country will be in attendance. For more information please visit:




The Scovie Awards is an annual competition created by Dave DeWitt that recognizes the top fiery foods products in the world. The awards were named after the Scoville scale, a measurement of the spicy heat of a chile pepper. It is one of the most competitive blind tasted food competitions. Hundreds of products are entered and go through rigorous tastings to receive the top honors. For more information, visit

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