Archive

2017

20/10/2017
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A-whey-zing Cheese Festival

We were excited to host our very first Cheese Festival here at The Wensleydale Creamery Visitor Centre, on 23rd & 24th September, in partnership with Yorkshire Dales National Park - and what an event it was!

09/09/2017
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Cheese Festival, 23rd & 24th September

We have an exciting programme of activities planned for the Cheese Festival, which takes place Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th September 2017, at The Wensleydale Creamery Visitor Centre, in Hawes.

09/08/2017

A Wensleydale Welcome for our US Partner

We recently welcomed our business associate and friend, Hannah Thompson, to The Wensleydale Creamery, to show off all things Wensleydale! Hannah is Director of Business Development for All Nations Cheese Organisation (ANCO), our US distribution partner. We’ve been working with ANCO for eight years, and approximately 50% of our cheese that is exported, is sold in the US. En-route to Wensleydale from the airport, Hannah, accompanied by Phil Jones (Wensleydale Creamery Director) visited a number of retailers, to see our products on shelves here in the UK. Upon arrival at... Read More

24/07/2017
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NEWLY COMPLETED YORKSHIRE WENSLEYDALE CHEESE EXPERIENCE IS THE PERFECT FAMILY DAY OUT THIS SUMMER

Discover the world of Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese-making this Summer – interactive Viewing Gallery, demonstrations, cheese-tasting, meet the experts and more! Visitors to The Wensleydale Creamery this Summer will be the first to see the newly completed Yorkshire Wensleydale Cheese Experience, following a £5m investment in the Creamery and its Visitor Centre. Based at Hawes, in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, The Wensleydale Creamery welcomes an extraordinary 250,000 visitors each year and, following the completion of its Visitor Experience this Summer, is expected to see even more visitors enjoying its... Read More

11/07/2017
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THE WENSLEYDALE CREAMERY INTRODUCES BUTTERTUBS CHEESE TO RANGE

The Wensleydale Creamery, the famous cheese-maker set in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, has announced the launch of Buttertubs; a new buttery, creamy-textured cheese, full of flavour with citrus, lemony notes. Named after the iconic Yorkshire Dales landmark, ‘The Buttertubs’; a group of fluted limestone potholes, on the Buttertubs Pass, just five miles from The Wensleydale Creamery, Buttertubs cheese is handcrafted at The Wensleydale Creamery using milk from local farms. Using the skill of its cheese-makers, great care has been taken to achieve the buttery, creamy texture and flavour... Read More

15/06/2017
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A taste of Yorkshire for Dales Festival-goers

Visitors to the Dales Festival of Food & Drink will be treated to a taste of Yorkshire this weekend, on the Wensleydale Creamery stand. The Creamery is bringing along a range of its handcrafted cheeses, including new varieties Blue 16, Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cherries, and its award-winning Mature Cheddar with Black Sheep Riggwelter Ale in a waxed truckle. Visitors will also find the newly relaunched Yorkshire Butter, churned from fresh Yorkshire cream. Visitors to the stand will also have the opportunity to enter a competition to win one of The... Read More