Kelley’s Gourmet Wins 2nd Gold Medal in World Wide Mustard Competition

Illinois Condiment Company Recognized for Award-Winning Product

Kelley’s Gourmet Wins 2nd Gold Medal in World Wide Mustard Competition


Manteno, IL — April 13th , 2016 — A local condiment company has been recognized on the world stage for the 2nd time for its award-winning mustard.


Kelley’s Gourmet (, won the 2016 gold medal in the Worldwide Mustard Competition’s for its Kelley’s Gourmet Stone Ground Mustard. The company won the gold medal in 2013 in the same category.


The World Wide Mustard Competition is an annual contest held at the National Mustard

Museum in Middleton, Wisconsin, home to the world’s largest collection of mustards and mustard memorabilia. The annual contest attracts hundreds of entries from a global roster of name brand competitors. A panel of judges including chefs, food writers, restaurateurs and gourmands conducted blind taste tests of each brand over the course of two weeks at the National Mustard Museum in Madison, Wisconsin before determining the winners.


“We are honored to be recognized for the 2nd time by this prestigious mustard contest,” said Kevin Kelley, president of HK Foods, Kelley’s Gourmet. “We know our stone ground mustard is something special, so we were glad to be validated on the world stage for this amazing condiment.”


In addition to offering Kelley’s Gourmet Stone Ground Mustard online at

Kelley’s Gourmet’s products are available at local Specialty and grocery stores including the National Mustard Museum Store, Panozzo’s Produce, Kankakee IL. Dave’s Supermarket in Fairbury IL, Schnuck’s Stores, County Market Stores as well as Hy-Vee in Illinois. Available nationally in stores including HEB and United Supermarkets in Texas


About Kelley’s Gourmet


Kelley’s Gourmet was founded in 1997 by caterer and restaurateur Howard Kelley. Kelley introduced a gourmet line of salad dressings in 1997 based on recipes previously available only at his restaurant and catering events. Today, Kelley’s Gourmet condiments and salad dressings, including their award-winning stone ground mustard, are offered online and shipped fresh to customers.


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