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02.08.2019 Contest

Results of the International Cheese Awards 2019, Nantwich UK

This year too, the Gruyère AOP received many medals and prices!

At the "International Cheese Awards" in Nantwich UK, on July 30th and 31st, Le Gruyère AOP stood out by the obtention of various medals and prices. The winners are:

 

Category: Speciality Cheese – Hard Pressed – Gruyère AOP

Gold

Vincent Tyrode, Dairy l'Auberson, matured by Margot Fromages SA, Yverdon-les-Bains

Bronze

Gilbert Golay, Dairy Penthéréaz, matured by Margot Fromages SA, Yverdon-les-Bains

 

Category: Speciality Cheese – Hard Pressed Cheese

Silver

Philippe Geinoz, Dairy Les Sagnettes, matured by Margot Fromages SA, Yverdon-les-Bains

 

Category: Hard Cheese made with unpasteurised raw milk – Gruyère

Silver

Gilbert Golay, Dairy Penthéréaz, matured by Margot Fromages SA, Yverdon-les-Bains

Bronze

Vincent Tyrode, Dairy l'Auberson, matured by Margot Fromages SA, Yverdon-les-Bains

 

Category: Hard Cheese made with unpasteurised raw milk

Silver

Christophe Suchet, Dairy Bonnefontaine, matured by Lustenberger & Dürst SA, Cham

 

Category: Hard Pressed Cheese

Silver

Adrian Tinguely, Dairy Côte-aux-Fées, matured by Margot Fromages SA, Yverdon-les-Bains

Very Highly Commended (VHC)

Vincent Tyrode, Dairy l'Auberson, matured by Margot Fromages SA, Yverdon-les-Bains

 

Category: Best Swiss Cheese – Gruyère AOP

Gold

Christophe Suchet, Dairy Bonnefontaine, matured by Lustenberger & Dürst SA, Cham

Silver

Vincent Tyrode, Dairy l'Auberson, matured by Margot Fromages SA, Yverdon-les-Bains

 

Category: Best Retailer Unpasteurised any other Hard Cheese

Silver

Jean-Marie Dunand, Dairy Le Crêt, matured by Fromage Gruyère SA, Bulle

 

Category: Best Retailer Swiss Gruyère AOP

Gold

Jean-Marie Dunand, Dairy Le Crêt, matured by Fromage Gruyère SA, Bulle

 

Cordial congratulations to the artisans who made these results possible!


Also see

Swiss local food competition

See article

Results of the alp cheese competition in Olma

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Fondue World Championship

See article