Brooks’ Bottling Co., Inc. Wins 2021 Dressing Of The Year From The Association For Dressings & Sauces For Its Abby’s Kitchen Organic Balsamic Vinaigrette
(October 21, 2021) ATLANTA, GA –The Association for Dressings & Sauces (ADS) awarded New York-based Brooks’ Bottling Co., Inc. the winner of the Dressing of the Year Award for its Abby’s Kitchen Organic Balsamic Vinaigrette. The announcement was made during the ADS 2021 Technical Meeting “Approaching the Way Forward” held at the Scottsdale Plaza Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona from October 10-12.
Abby’s Kitchen Organic Balsamic Vinaigrette is a creamy vinaigrette with sweet garlic paired with tangy balsamic.
“It’s a classic dressing that really is meant for all generations and not just for salads. It is such a versatile product that is a must in every pantry” said Ryan Brooks, owner of Brooks’ Bottling Co., Inc., whose 9-year-old daughter, Abby, is the inspiration behind the product’s name.
The Dressing of the Year award is presented by ADS to recognize and celebrate truly innovative and delicious products. Nominations for the award were received earlier in the year and a judging team from the ADS membership voted via blind taste tests, based on the dressing deemed to have the best overall taste.
Mr. Brooks’ started his career at his family’s restaurant, Brooks House of Bar B Q. He is the third generation of the Brooks family to be in the business. The family created Brooks’ Bottling Co., as a separate business from the world-famous Brooks’ BBQ in 2013 The company quickly outgrew the facility in 2014, and with the explosive growth of private labeling and copacking, the company is expanding its facility to over 8 times its current size. For more information, visit Brooks’ Bottling Co., Inc.
Founded in 1926, the Association for Dressings & Sauces is an international trade association representing manufacturers of salad dressing, mayonnaise and condiment sauces as well as suppliers of raw materials, packaging and equipment to the industry. Its purpose is to serve the best interests of industry members, its customers and consumers of its products. For more information about ADS, visit the Association’s website.