Yumbah has taken home the Champion Award for its greenlip abalone at the Sydney Fine Food Show this week.
This prestigious award recognises the hard work of our team and is the first time abalone has won at the Show during its 23-year history.
Congratulations to all involved!
Kerwee Kiwami Wagyu Wins Third Straight Grand Championship
May 21, 2019
Stockyard’s Kerwee exclusive kiwami wagyu has won its third-straight Brisbane Branded Beef Grand Championship, competing against 49 other branded beef entries in five classes from across Australia, as announced by Beef Central.
In addition to winning the Brisbane branded beef competition in 2017 and 2018, Stockyard’s Kerwee kiwami can now lay claim to being the most decorated premium beef brand in Australia, having also won the equivalent Melbourne and Sydney Show branded beef awards last year.
Chief branded beef judge Elaine Miller said the balance and length of flavour in the championship-winning entry were extraordinary. Kiwami is hand-selected to provide the ultimate dining experience and can be found in fine dining establishments around the world. Stockyard’s Kerwee is humbled to receive this award. “We are passionate about beef and our greatest pleasure is to be able to share it globally.”
Following on from last week’s success, Stockyard’s Kerwee was awarded gold medals for Stockyard Kerwee Black and kiwami at the Australian Wagyu Association’s branded beef competition. Stockyard’s Kerwee continues from strength to strength and as a result of this achievement is cited as ‘The Best of the Best’.
Stockyard’s Kerwee now has its sights firmly set on working closely with our distributors and end users in market to extend this award-winning experience to fine diners around the world.
At the heart of Stockyard’s Kerwee is a team that works diligently to deliver a consistent quality product that is recognisable worldwide and brings people together to share in the appreciation of an outstanding beef product.
Kerwee Congratulated at Australian Awards
May 18, 2018
Kerwee have cemented their position as Australia’s most awarded beef producers after taking home a number of awards from some of Australia’s most prestigious competitions.
Kerwee took gold in both the Commercial and Crossbred Wagyu categories at the Wagyu Branded Beef Competition. They also won Grand Champion Branded Beef at the Queensland Food and Wine Show’s Branded Beef competition for the second time in a row.
Managing Director Lachie Hart was excited to see Kerwee’s consistent quality being rewarded.
“We are immensely proud to again be recognized for our high-quality beef which is exported to over 20 countries and stocked in some of the world’s leading restaurants, hotels and retail outlets,” Hart said.
For over 60 years our family operated business has worked hard to become not only Australia’s most awarded beef brand, but one of the best known and most respected global beef suppliers. We look forward to continuing to delivering for our customers and ensuring Australia’s Beef industry continues to grow.”
Kerwee is a Queensland success story that started from humble beginnings in 1958 with just three staff members and less than 500 head of cattle.
Having recently undergone an expansion of their feedlot, the Kerwee feedlot now boasts 20,000 head of cattle, further strengthening their ability ensure consistent supply for their customers.
Australia’s Most Awarded Branded Beef - Kerwee Certified All-Natural Wagyu and Angus Beef
May 28, 2017
Stockyard’s Kerwee Wagyu was awarded the Grand Champion Branded Beef of show at the prestigious Royal Queensland Food and Wine Show Branded Beef Competition announced in early May. Coming out on top of a record-breaking 41 entrants, Kerwee Kiwami Wagyu was lauded for it’s exceptional eating and visual qualities.
“It had textbook marbling, luscious juiciness, melt in the mouth tenderness and incredibly well-balanced flavours that were both delicate and robust, from sweet biscuit and pureed blanched almond through to Shitake mushroom – perfect for sashimi to charcoal grilling.” Judge Elaine Miller said.
This follows recent strong performances in the 2017 Australian Wagyu Branded Beef competition and other branded beef competitions in 2016, to truly confirm its place as Australia’s most awarded beef brand.
Kerwee Wagyu and Angus is produced at the Hart Family’s award winning Kerwee Feedlot, located at Jondaryan on the Darling Downs in Queensland. Family farming since 1958, the Kerwee Group is a leading exporter of superior quality grain fed beef to fine dining restaurants, hotels and retailers around the world.