Cookie Club of America (CCA), is proud to announce that we have successfully completed the licensing process with TSBA Group and The R&A, in the UK and have been awarded this contract to produce “specialty cookies” for golf’s original Championship … The Open! (theopen.com)
Our License begins; July 2021 at Royal St. George’s, England; July 2022, St. Andrews Old Course, Scotland and July 2023 Royal Liverpool, England.
CCA will create a unique, beautiful and delicious image rich cookie assortment (approximately 25-30 designs) that will reflect upon some of the sport’s most historic endearing imagery on buttery vanilla shortbread style cookies. Cookies are expected to be available in convenience packages and a Limited Edition Commemorative tin, in celebration of The Open’s 150th Anniversary, that will be played at St Andrews, Scotland in July 2021.Cookies are expected to be sold On-Line, and at Selected Retail Markets and Venues both domestically and abroad. Distribution discussions are welcome.
Below are 3 of the 18 designs to be included in The Open collection!
Left to Right: They represent, Northern Ireland, England and Scotland
About The Open:
The 150th Open will be played on the historic links at St Andrews, The Old Course for the 30th time in July 2022.
For more than 150 years, the world's best players have faced the unrelenting challenge of links golf at The Open, golf's original and most international Championship.
On 17 October 1860, eight professional golfers assembled at Prestwick for a tournament to determine who would be the Champion Golfer.
The winner was to receive the Challenge Belt, a prize crafted from red Moroccan leather and worth £25. The competitors played three rounds of 12 holes, with Willie Park Snr. beating Old Tom Morris by two shots. A year later, Prestwick announced that the tournament shall be open to all the world.
In 2021 The Open will return to Royal St George’s for the first time since 2011, when an emotional Darren Clarke fulfilled his boyhood dream of becoming Champion Golfer of the Year.
Located on the Kent coastline, The 149th Open will showcase the world's best players compete for the Claret Jug. The spectacular 6th hole ‘The Maiden’ is sure to be a popular viewing spot as spectators line the towering dunes which surround the green.