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Press & Awards

Videos

K-Mama Sauce Official Music Video | March 2018 

Twin Cities Live Feature | Starts at 2:18

 Get to Know the Company | March 2021

Food and Wine Insider Interview | Oct 2017

Bill Moore's Hot and Spicy Reviews | June 2017

K-Mama Shark Tank Video | Nov 2017

2021 Appetites MPR Interview Recording Link

Publications

THE ECONOMIC CONTRIBUTIONS OF IMMIGRANTS IN MINNESOTA

Mar 23, 2021 | Minnesota Chamber of Commerce

K-Mama Sauce in Shop Dine Live

Nov 1, 2020 | Shop.Dine.Live

Hungry For More

Feb 19, 2020 | Hennepin County Economic Development

Grow Minnesota!

Nov 1, 2019  | Grow Minnesota! Partnership

Wheaton Foodies: K-Mama Sauce - Ministry Through Hot Sauce

Dec 9, 2017 Wheaton Magazine

Cottage Food Startups

May 27, 2017  | Pioneer Press

Heat Wave: K-Mama Sauce

May 5, 2017 Minneapolis St.Paul Magazine

K-Mama Sauce is a Korean-style condiment for a new generation

Apr 7, 2017 City Pages

6 Ways to Try Gochujang (aka the New Sriracha)

Aug 5, 2016 The Kitchn

Startup Showcase: Minneapolis sauce-maker using flavors from his mother’s kitchen

Jul 2, 2016 Pioneer Press

K-Mama Sauce founder brings ‘essence of Korean food’ to St. Paul

May 31, 2016 | Pioneer Press

Hot (and Spicy) Foods Proving to be Cool

Oct 7, 2015 | Star Tribune

 

Awards

2019 Artisan Flave Awards Winners

April 2019 | International Flavor Awards | Ethnic Sauce: 2nd Place

2019 The Hot Pepper Awards

Feb 2019 | The Hot Pepper

The Hot Pepper Awards is highly regarded as the fiery foods competition that recognizes superior quality products. Consumers know, from our past awards, that we only award the best, and we have garnered the respect of the chilihead community with our efforts. Our categories are focused, and we believe our rigorous standards to be the best in the Industry.

2018 Good Food Award Pantry Category

Jan 2018 | Good Food Association

2017 Twin Cities Startup Awards Newbie Finalist

Oct 2017  Twin Cities Startup Awards

2017 Young Entrepreneurs Award

Aug 2017 Minnesota Business Magazine | Top young entrepreneurs under 35

2017 Finalist Manufacturing Award for New Food & Beverage

Jun 2017  Minnesota Business Magazine

"We are proud to recognize the leaders in Minnesota’s manufacturing industry," says Minnesota Business Editor in Chief Steve LeBeau. "The creativity, hard work and overall excellence of manufacturing make it an essential part of our state’s present and future economy."

2017 Sofi Award

Apr 2017  | Specialty Food Association | Gluten Free - New Product Award

2017 Target Takeoff Semi-Finalist

Mar 2017  Target Corporation | Top 35 of 260 companies/brands to take part in the Wellness Department accelerator program.

2016 People's Choice Award

Dec 2016 | The Feast | "2016 Feast People's Choice Award goes to K-Mama Sauce. Over 1700 people attended the festival on Saturday & over 500 people voted. Congrats!"