Archive

2018

20/12/2018
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We’ve had a ‘grate’ 2018

There’s no denying that we have enjoyed every second of 2018. From launching fantastic new products such as Yorkshire Brie and Yorkshire Cheddar, to being part of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show and seeing the Welcome To Yorkshire ‘Wensleydale Garden’ win Gold, to becoming the star of the show on BBC2 and Channel 5 programmes. 2018 has been a great year for the Wensleydale Creamery. Not forgetting to mention the successful year of awards, with a tally of nearly 90 for our cheese, butter and yogurt in national and international... Read More

05/12/2018
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Yorkshire’s Own Wensleydale on TV Screens Nationwide

The Wensleydale Creamery, located in the market town of Hawes in Wensleydale, in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, is to feature on BBC TWO programme ‘Made in Great Britain’ on Friday, 7th December at 9pm. Hosted by Steph McGovern, the episode arrives in Wensleydale, home of the much-loved Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese, to discover its historic story. The ‘makers’ are guided through the ages, to discover how Wensleydale cheese-making has changed since the monastic times, through to modern day cheese-making at the Wensleydale Creamery. As the ‘makers’ have a go... Read More

Wensleydale Hamper 21/11/2018
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Meet our brand new range of Hampers!

It’s (nearly) the most wonderful time of the year…and we’re gearing up for Christmas 2018. We have lovingly created 5 brand new Hampers which are packed full of our award-winning cheese, fantastic local produce such as chutneys, flatbreads, oils and gifts exclusive to Wensleydale Creamery. As you know, we’re proud to be from Yorkshire and having our Creamery in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales. The Hampers in our new range are named after some of our favourite beauty spots in the area! Introducing…the Wether Fell, Stags Fell, Shunner Fell,... Read More

19/11/2018

The 2018 Festive Season Begins At The Wensleydale Creamery

The only place to be this Christmas is The Wensleydale Creamery, set in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, as we invite you to combine your Christmas shopping with some fabulous seasonal food at our popular Visitor Centre! Our popular Christmas lunch returns from Monday 26th November at Calvert’s Restaurant and will remain on the menu until 30th December. Served seven days a week from £12.95, the Christmas lunches are made using locally sourced ingredients, and of course, feature the Creamery’s award-winning cheeses – what better way to do your... Read More

14/11/2018
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Save The Date for Cheese Sampling!

We absolutely love getting out and about and meeting our wonderful customers. It’s great to sample our cheese and get instant feedback. We also enjoy visiting all of the local stores and delicatessens that stock our products and support us all year round! This festive season, we are sampling our award-winning cheese in farm shops! Come and meet us at the below locations, get in the Christmas spirit and taste our new Christmas flavours, as well as favourites like Yorkshire Wensleydale and Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries! Hollies Farm Shop, Little... Read More

13/11/2018
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Our very own Managing Director, David Hartley, has been chosen as one of the Faces of a Vibrant Economy 2018!

David Hartley, MD of the Wensleydale Creamery,  has today been named as one of Grant Thornton’s 2018 Faces of the Vibrant Economy. As part of Grant Thornton’s commitment to shaping a vibrant economy in the UK, each year the firm identifies and brings together 100 progressive leaders across private, public and third sectors that demonstrate excellence in two or more of the following areas: • Growth – fostering a culture of growth, job creation and leading their organisation into new markets • Innovation – solving problems, leaders whose products or... Read More

15/10/2018
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Love Cheese? Love Gin? The Perfect Yorkshire Blend Is Here!

Yorkshire Wensleydale with Caramelised Orange & Masons Yorkshire Gin launches Two much-loved Yorkshire producers, Wensleydale Creamery and Masons Yorkshire Gin, have come together to produce a Yorkshire Wensleydale with Caramelised Orange & Masons Yorkshire Gin Cheese. In search of a new cheese pairing for its famous creamy, crumbly and full of flavour Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese, and responding to the ‘gin renaissance’, the Wensleydale Creamery found the perfect partner with Masons Yorkshire Gin, which when carefully combined with caramelised orange accentuated the fresh citrusy zest flavour. The on-trend flavours of orange... Read More