Your taste buds have spoken! We’re excited to announce the products that have earned a spot at our SharkBank Finals and Judging Event on May 13th, 2016.
The four finalists will be back under the rotunda from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. to pitch their products to our panel of judges and share why they should be the 2nd Heinen’s SharkBank winner. Stop by to sample the finalists’ offerings and vote for the product you think will go all the way. If that product wins, you’ll be entered into a drawing to win a $50.00 Heinen’s Gift Card. Judging will begin at 1 p.m.
Eddie Tancredi Culinary – Steak Seasoning
*People’s Choice Winner*
ETC Steak Seasoning is a secret recipe developed over many years by award winning local chef, Eddie Tancredi. It’s the perfect flavor seasoning for steaks, burgers, meatloaf and more.
Appling Food Products – D’Ete Seasoning Sauce
This flavorful sauce is a sweet and spicy blend with a special kick that’s great for grilling, baking or frying; nothing is off limits. Use it to add great flavor to wings, corn, fries, ribs and more.
Backattack Snacks – Flavored Almonds
These flavored, oven-roasted almonds are made with only natural ingredients and include no processed sugar, soy or preservatives. The tantalizing flavors include: sweet stinger, chocolate firecracker and wasabi ginger.
So Sweet! – Gluten Free Cinnamon Apple Bread
So Sweet! This cinnamon apple bread is delicately hand-crafted in a 100% gluten-free kitchen using premium quality local Ohio apples and pure cinnamon swirled throughout the entire loaf.
The Sharkbank Grand Prize
This year’s Sharkbank Winner will take home a grandprize that includes exclusive distribution of their product(s) throughout Heinen’s stores, the product(s) will be featured in Heinen’s advertising, on Heinen’s social media, and in additional customer communications. In addition, the winning producer will also receive four complimentary demos at each Heinen’s store for one year (a value of $10,000) and will be the focus of a story in a future edition of Edible Cleveland magazine.
Learn about last year’s SharkBank Winner: Sugar Chalet Bourbon Barrel Maple Syrup