Archive

June 2016

30/06/2016
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A Taste of Yorkshire

The Wensleydale Creamery are providing a great ‘Yorkshire Welcome’ at Headingley for the #GameOfRoses this Friday night. Sample their award-winning Yorkshire Wensleydale, Wensleydale Blue and Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries, as well as a brand new cheese! Plus, visitors to their stand will have the opportunity to win a signed YCCC 2016 season cricket shirt and bat.

23/06/2016
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The Wensleydale Creamery Targets Growing Convenience Sector Across Europe

The Wensleydale Creamery has struck a deal with French retailers, Carrefour and Auchan, to launch a range of its sliced blended cheeses, as the Creamery builds on its export success in Europe. The sliced range, which includes Cheddar with Caramelised Onions, Double Gloucester with Onion & Chives, Hot & Spicy Cheddar, and Cheddar with Cracked Black Pepper, are now available nearly in 200 Carrefour stores across France. A deal has also been made with Auchan, who will be launching two variants of the sliced blended cheese packs. Exports to Europe... Read More

17/06/2016
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Wensleydale Creamery serves up a cheeseboard treat

The Wensleydale Creamery, based in Hawes (17 miles up the Dale from Leyburn), is this year’s headline sponsor of the new-look Dales Festival of Food & Drink, and is bringing its range of delicious handcrafted cheeses along to the festival. As well as sampling their range of award-winning cheeses including favourites such as Yorkshire Wensleydale, Wensleydale Blue, and Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries, there will also be Yorkshire Yogurt available to sample, and delicious cheeseboard platters to buy and enjoy during your visit. Come along to their stand to choose from... Read More

17/06/2016

Calling all students!

We are looking for students to work in our busy Visitor Centre Cheese & Gift Shop, during the holidays and at weekends. Hourly rate for over 16s is £6.73. For more information, or to apply, please contact Lynn Peacock on 01969 667664 or lynn.peacock@wensleydale.co.uk

16/06/2016
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Name The Wensleydale Creamery’s New Cheese

The Wensleydale Creamery, main sponsor of the Dales Festival of Food & Drink, is inviting visitors to the Dales Festival of Food & Drink to come along and name its new cheese, which it will be launching at the festival. A creamy, mellow, russet coloured blue cheese, full of character, which is handcrafted at The Wensleydale Creamery using milk from local farms, will be available for visitors to sample at the festival. The new blue cheese will be available for sale in Campbell’s, along with the Creamery’s range of handcrafted... Read More

03/06/2016
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British Cheese Awards 2016

This year’s British Cheese Awards took place at the Royal Bath & West Show, on Wednesday 1st June. Cheese and dairy producers from all over Britain enter their products to be judged by panel of industry experts, and this is the first major “competition” of the season. We were delighted to receive a number of accolades; Best Territorial – Traditional Double Gloucester Gold – Traditional Double Gloucester Silver – Yorkshire Wensleydale Silver – Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries Our cheeses were also entered by retailers, and we were awarded the following medals:... Read More