Burning Asphalt Sauces receive US Excellence Award

FORESTVILLE – Burning Asphalt Sauces, a locally based specialty food producer, recently received the “UNITED STATES EXCELLENCE AWARD” for Excellence in Manufacturing from the USTCI. The award was based on business surveys and industry research that identified the company as having achieved demonstrable success in their business environment and industry category. They are recognized as having enhanced the commitment and contribution of small businesses through service to their customers and community.

Burning Asphalt Sauces, LLC has consistently demonstrated a high regard for upholding business ethics, high quality control standards and company values. Jeffrey Furash, president of the company, accepted the award and immediately thanked everyone, including individual customers and retail accounts who have supported the 9-year-old company. “We received this award because of you, our customers, and have always strived to be an emerging leader in the specialty food industry while setting benchmarks for everyone to follow,” said Furash.

Burning Asphalt Sauces produces and distributes over 200 specialty food products under eight brands. Included in their brand portfolio are Twisted Vine Gardens, Soulshine Coffee Company and WingFabulous Wing Sauces for restaurants and delis. Products include barbecue and grilling sauces, pasta sauces, marinades, salad dressings, soup, ketchups, hot sauces, coffees and rubs and seasonings. The company plans on introducing an additional 10 products by the end of the year, including a specialty salsa line.

The company continues to donate a percentage of profits of all items sold to their not-for-profit “Sauces For Soldiers” program. Since the company was founded, they have been providing U.S. overseas troops with a little taste of home. There is never a charge. They also have a not-for-profit program associated with their Soulshine Coffee Company. The program is “Coffee For A Cause.” A percentage of the profits from all coffee sales goes to this program and benefit a variety of worthy causes throughout the year.

Information on Burning Asphalt Sauces, Twisted Vine Gardens and Soulshine Coffee Company can be found at www.TasteTheAttitude.com and on their Burning Asphalt Sauces’ Facebook page.