Mrs. Renfro's Salsas
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Mrs Renfro's is the brand name for the line of award-winning salsas, sauces and relishes made by Renfro Foods in Fort Worth, Texas. The Mrs. Renfro’s brand is sold in leading supermarket chains, gift shops and specialty food stores in all 50 states, the Caribbean, Canada, the U.K. and Australia.
Renfro Foods was founded in 1940 and began producing salsa products in 1972, after acquiring Olé Foods. In 1995, the company introduced its line of gourmet salsas with Black Bean and Habanero. Other flavors followed - Chipotle Corn, Peach, Roasted (1997), Garlic (2001), Raspberry Chipotle (2003), Mango Habanero (2006), Pineapple, Pomegranate, Tequila (2009) and Ghost Pepper (2010). In its short time in the marketplace, Ghost Pepper has become the company’s fastest growing new product in the company’s 71-year history.
Mrs. Renfro’s Pineapple Salsa and Ghost Pepper Salsa are 2009 and 2010 recipients, respectively, of the prestigious Scovie Award, the world’s leading recognition for hot and spicy products. Also in 2010, Mrs. Renfro’s Habanero Salsa was selected among the “125 Best Packaged Foods for Women" by Women’s Health magazine.
The following products are sold under the Mrs. Renfro’s brand name:
- Black Bean
- Chipotle Corn
- Ghost Pepper
- Mango Habanero
- Raspberry Chipotle
- Hot Chow Chow
- Mild Chow Chow
- Hot Tomato
- Mild Tomato
Peppers & Pickles
- Nacho Sliced Jalapeño
- Whole Jalapeño
- Green Tomato Pickles
- Furguson, Deborah (October 13, 2010), Ghost Pepper Salsa Flies Into North Texas, NBCDFW.Com
- "Best 125 Packaged Foods for Women". Women's Health Magazine. October 2010. Archived from the original on December 18, 2010.
- "Mrs. Renfro's Salsa Named by Women’s Health Magazine among “Best 125 Packaged Foods for Women”". PRLog. November 11, 2010.
- "Winter Fancy Food Show". The Food Channel. 2010-03-23. Retrieved 2012-08-29.