Archive

February 2016

17/02/2016

The Wensleydale Creamery Attends UKTI Gulfood Trade Mission to Dubai

The Wensleydale Creamery is joining a major UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) Northern Powerhouse trade mission to the Gulfood and Halal World show in Dubai to increase its export business in key Middle East markets. The landmark event at the Dubai World Trade Centre will run from 19th – 25th February 2016 inclusive and is the world’s biggest annual food and hospitality show, attracting almost 5,000 exhibitors from more than 120 nations to the trading hub of the Middle East. The Wensleydale Creamery, which also attended Gulfood in 2014 and... Read More

15/02/2016

#MyCranberryMoment

A string of awards and rave reviews confirms that our Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries cheese is something special, and we are proud to have invented it 20 years ago. We know that people love the taste of this cheese all year round, and it’s an essential favourite on any cheeseboard. But it’s so much more too! It works so well in many culinary dishes; from a delicious starter wrapped in filo pastry to create Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries cheese parcels, or an impressive main course stuffed inside a chicken breast,... Read More

11/02/2016

How to find Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries cheese

The Wensleydale Creamery is the only maker of ‘Yorkshire Wensleydale’ cheese, which has been protected with European protected food name status since December 2013. The ‘Yorkshire’ element of the title is incredibly important; it differentiates our unique & special cheese, handcrafted right here in the heart of Wensleydale to a time-honoured recipe, from the other Wensleydale cheeses that are still made elsewhere around the country and found on the shelves of many retailers and delis today. It is our unique Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese that we carefully combine with cranberries –... Read More

09/02/2016

How cranberries made it into Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese

One of our most popular and most famous products is Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries cheese. Described as “Sweet & fruity; Creamy white Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese, carefully combined with the delicate fruity succulence of pure, sweet cranberries”, it’s a delicious and versatile cheese perfect for snacking, nibbling, and both sweet and savoury cooking alike! Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries cheese was an original creation from The Wensleydale Creamery in 1996 which has since been copied by cheesemakers across the UK and beyond. But how did it come about? As with all good... Read More

08/02/2016
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Food & Drink Expo 2016 – we’ll be there!

We’re excited to announce that we will be exhibiting at this year’s Food & Drink Expo, taking place at the NEC, Birmingham 18-20 April. Set to be the biggest food and drink trade show in the UK for 2016, we’ll be bringing along our award-winning range of handcrafted cheeses; showcasing our Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese (protected by European PGI food name status), Wensleydale Blue, and Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries, plus our delicious range of new Yorkshire Yogurts. You will find us on stand K99, where our team will look forward to... Read More

02/02/2016
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Winter Fancy Food 2016

Our Export team returned to Wensleydale last week from San Francisco, after attending the annual Winter Fancy Food show; “the largest specialty food trade event on the West Coast of America and a showcase of industry innovation”. The event was a fantastic opportunity for our team to meet with our contacts and buyers in the US, and showcase our range of award-winning handcrafted cheeses, with the aim of securing further sales with American retailers. The US is one of our most successful export destinations, with our Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries... Read More