Wakatipu New World in Queenstown has been recognised for its sausages.
The supermarket won a gold medal for its Pure Pork snag in the 2012 Devro New Zealand Sausage Competition.
The deli department's Pure Beef sausage was also awarded a silver medal in the hunt for the nation's best sausage.
Windsor New World in Invercargill received a bronze medal for its Smokey Bacon and Beef.
New Zealand's supreme sausage was awarded to Island Bay and Strathmore Butcheries. The Wellington butchery's Smoked Kielbasa was selected as the tastiest from 450 sausages nationwide.
The People's Choice Award was won by Franklin Country Meats with their Smoked Paprika and Cheese sausage.
- The Southland Times