On 17 June, the final of the II Official Contest for Agrocanarias was held for the Best Gofio de Canarias 2016 award in the island of La Gomera. An event organized by the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Water of the Government of the Canary Islands, through the Canarian Institute of Agri-Food Quality (ICCA) whose objective is to value this product authentically canary.
In this contest have competed 88 productions of 19 mills.
Comeztier won the Great Gold Medal with the gofio wheat-millo, improving the success harvested in the 2015 contest, where it was awarded the Gold Medal.
The Gold Medal for the one made with millo has also been taken by the Comeztier brand.
And it has also won a third award, Silver Medal to the gofio of wheat, obtaining again recognition for the second consecutive year.
This June 30th, the awards ceremony of all the Agrocanarias competitions was held, including the II Official Agrocanarias Contest for the Best Gofio de Canarias 2016 award, which ICCA is organizing at the Presidency of the Government of Tenerife.