2019 Australian Marmalade Awards Winners


The winners of the Australian Marmalade Awards were announced on Sunday at Beaumont House as part of the Festival of Marmalade.



The following people have won gold awards for their marmalades in the home-made competition.


Home-made Gold

Janet MacDonald (from Vic, by phone) – mandarin marmalade

Joe Kianlip – 2 gold for Cumquat and tangelo marmalade and lemon, lime, cara cara orange and kaffir lime leaf marmalade

George Potter – Cumquat liqueur grapefruit marmalade

Isaia (Issy) Douvartidis – Cumquat, lemon & orange blossom honey marmalade

Di Wilkins – Seville orange marmalade

Bev Harper (2018 champion) – Poorman’s orange and yuzu marmalade

Reuben Kooperman (from WA) 2 gold – Tangelo and limoncello marmalade and Tangelo and Cointreau marmalade.


The following businesses have won gold awards for their marmalades in the artisan competition.


Artisan Gold

Fiaje  (Amanda Penno) Cumquat Marmalade

Fiaje  Gin & Tonic Lime Marmalade

Larder and Spade (Annette Guyatt) Loch Gin Marmalade

Artisan Double Gold

Joint winners:
Larder & Spade (Annette) – Three Fruit marmalade;   and

Gourmet to Go (Irene) – Seville orange marmalade


The champion home-made marmalade maker for 2019 is

Reuben Kooperman for his Tangelo and Sullivan’s Cove Malt Whisky


We would like to thank everyone for entering the competition and making it such a success.  We look forward to seeing you next year!

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