Lifeway's coconut-chia kefir received the most votes (13,441) in Dairy Foods' Best New Dairy Products of 2012 poll. It was one of 25 dairy foods and beverages nominated by the magazine's editors. Voting, which represented the "people's choice," ended at midnight.
Kaurina's kulfi bars came in second. The frozen dairy novelties were one of 10 new products named an Editors' Choice.