- "Gormaanda is a four-star rated chef and is thrice the recipient of the Orto Culinary Academy Award for Engorgable Excellence."
- ―An installment of Gormaanda's Culinary Corner
The Orto Culinary Academy Award for Engorgable Excellence was awarded three times to the chef Gormaanda by 22 BBY. Her winning was advertised in a biographical section of her column, Gormaanda's Culinary Corner, which was published in the CoCo District Edition of the HoloNet News as well as newsfeeds across the Galactic Republic in 22 BBY. The award shared its name with the planet Orto.
Behind the scenes
The Orto Culinary Academy Award for Engorgable Excellence was introduced in HoloNet News Vol. 531 #50, an issue of the HoloNet News website, which was published online on April 4, 2002. It was written by Pablo Hidalgo and Paul Ens.