Chaparral Gardens is honored to have received several awards over the years for our artisan vinegar's and oils.


In 2017 our Ole Mole was named the Sofi Gold Winner in the vinegar category.
Chaparral Gardens 2017 Sofi Gold Winner

The Good Food Award - Blackberry Balsamic Vinegar

In January 2017 our Blackberry Balsamic Vinegar was awarded the Good Food Award.
Chaparral Gardens Vinegar Good Food Award

The  sofi™ Award

The sofi Award is known as "the most coveted honor in specialty food" and we are thrilled that our vinegars have won  several times over. Below is a list of our winning products as well as a video from the National Association for the Specialty Food Trade (NASFT) with information about the award.


                                                                    Our Kaffir Lime

 was a 2014 Sofi finalist for best vinegar.




2012 sofi Gold Winner: Champagne Mimosa

Our Champagne Mimosa blend won the 2012 sofi gold for Outstanding Shelf-Stable Foodservice Product.


2011 sofi Gold Winner: Blackberry Balsamic

In 2011 it was our Blackberry Balsamic that took home the sofi gold for Outstanding Salad Dressing.


2011 sofi Silver Winner: Pacific Spice

Our Pacific Spice blend also took home a silver in the Outstanding Cooking Sauce/Flavor Enhancer category.


About the sofi™ Award