DLG awards for Nortrup-based Kemper, laureates of the international DLG quality awards for ham and sausages – experts are convinced by the company's product quality.
Nortrup's H. Kemper GmbH & Co. KG has now been awarded 75 gold, 32 silver and 10 bronze medals from the international quality test for ham and sausage, carried out by the DLG (Deutsche Landwirtschafts-Gesellschaft [German Agricultural Society]) food testing centre. In total, the DLG experts tested more than 5,600 meat products this year.DLG tests focus on sensory product analysis. For this purpose, the DLG has developed a descriptive assessment that is scientifically sound and internationally recognised. The outcome of the sensory product evaluation takes into account the effect of the raw material selection, manufacturing technology and recipe. The results are supplemented by packaging and labelling tests as well as additional laboratory analyses.The DLG Test Centre is a European leader in the quality assessment of food. Tested products that meet the DLG-quality criteria receive a DLG award in gold, silver or bronze. From now on, the DLG prize holders will be featured on the DLG homepage so that award-winning products can be found even faster.
SOURCE: DLG Press Service, June 2015