International Flavor Awards

Welcome to the

International Flavor Awards!

(Or Simply the Flaves)


Mission: The International Flavor Awards exists to provide small and medium sized food companies a platform by which to stand on and and compete with similar sized companies providing specialty, craft-made and artisan food manufacturers an opportunity to compete on an international stage against similar sized companies.

As an organization, the International Flavor Awards, LLC provides impartial and knowledgeable judging of food & drink products throughout a variety of genres and themes.


FOR THE 2019



The Artisan Flave Awards strive to bring value to our food-based competitions and to promote the outstanding products and companies that set themselves apart by being known as a “Artisan Flave Award Winner”!

How it works:

The 2016, 2017 and 2018 “Spicy Flave Awards” organized by the International Flavor Awards, LLC consisted of divisions included, but were not limited to, hot sauce, barbeque sauce, salsa, jams and jellies, spicy drinks, and even snacks.

The Flave Awards continue to grow and as an organization, we look forward to greater participation in both Spicy Flave Awards and the brand new Artisan Flave Awards in 2019. The International Flavor Awards will continue to collaborate with a variety of media sources including websites, social media providers and spicy-foods advocates and organizations throughout the world. Check out the Artisan Flave tab for categories to fit YOUR special product into, compete and WIN a 2019 esteemed Artisan Flave Award.

View Past Television & Media Coverage

Past Spicy Flave Awards Winners