Cheese Festival 2018

On Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th September, we’ll be kicking off our 2018 Yorkshire Dales Cheese Festival with a two-day celebration of the Dales rich-cheese making heritage at the Wensleydale Creamery, Hawes. With market stalls, cheese tasting, pairing and grading, cookery demonstrations and much more. Meet amazing suppliers in our local produce marquee, which will be home to 35 different stallholders with goodies to enjoy on the day and to take home. Stalls range from homemade preserves, crafts, cheese stalls, beer, gin, baked goods and ice-cream – udderly brilliant! The... Read More


A slice of Yorkshire Wensleydale in Chelsea

We seem to have just come down for the amazing, beautiful and colourful whirlwind which was the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018. The 2018 Welcome to Yorkshire garden, inspired by the iconic Yorkshire Dales, won a prestigious GOLD award, Best Construction award and the BBC People’s Choice Award – all of which we are thrilled about! Flat-cap hats off to fellow Yorkshireman Mark Gregory who marked his 30th consecutive year at the prestigious show. His stunning design evokes a Yorkshire landscape, with drystone walls, flower-filled meadows, a fast-flowing stream and... Read More


All about….Yorkshire Cheddar!

Yorkshire Cheddar now lies under the Yorkshire Creamery brand! Learn more here: You may have seen…we hope you have seen, that we have recently launched a brand new cheese! Yorkshire Cheddar! We teased…. and we launched… You’ll already be familiar with our Yorkshire Wensleydale, the only cheese of its type produced in Wensleydale, our blended cheeses such as Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries, and our Yorkshire Butter and Yorkshire Yogurt.  Now, we’ve taken all our cheese expertise and crafted an exceptional Cheddar with proper strength and character – Yorkshire Cheddar. After years... Read More


Yorkshire’s Own Cheddar

Yorkshire Cheddar now lies under the Yorkshire Creamery brand! Learn more here: We are so thrilled to be announcing that we’re adding Yorkshire Cheddar to our award-winning cheese range! After being lovingly handcrafted using local milk, by our team of skilled and passionate cheese-makers, Yorkshire Cheddar has been ageing for up to 15 months for proper strength and character…..and now we can reveal it to the world! David Hartley, Managing Director of The Wensleydale Creamery, said: “We’re thrilled to be launching Yorkshire Cheddar, made from Yorkshire milk and carefully... Read More


Creating a little piece of the Yorkshire Dales in Chelsea

We’re getting closer to the start of the Chelsea Flower Show and are getting even more excited to be part of this fantastic event. You may have seen that we are teaming up with Welcome to Yorkshire for this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show! This year’s show garden will showcase the county to the world and encourage people to visit the area to see its beauty first hand. As well as a stunning Dales landscape and traditional cottage garden, this year’s design by Mark Gregory features a stone bothy converted into... Read More


May Half Term Tasting Events at Wensleydale Creamery Visitor Centre

If you’re anything like us here at Wensleydale Creamery and love to get out and explore during half term holidays…join us at one of our tasting events during the May break! Join one of our cheese experts and the suppliers below as they show you how to pair our delicious cheese with artisan jams, olives, chutney and oils from local suppliers. An exciting day out for both you and your taste buds! See below for the schedule where you can meet the people behind the name…we hope to see you... Read More


A Celebration of Game, Dinner and Dance raises over £13,000 at The Wensleydale Creamery

We were proud to host a Charity Game Dinner; a celebration of game, dinner & dancing at our Creamery on Saturday evening, 28th April. We hosted the Yorkshire Dales Moorland Group’s event in our very own, Calvert’s Restaurant, where we enjoyed stunningly tasty food thanks to our wonderful chefs and L&A Dent Game Dealers who generously provided all of the game for the menu. Guests enjoyed a 5 course menu showcasing glorious game and of course, our famous Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese. Delights on the menu included Wild Duck and Ginger... Read More


An A-Moo-Sing Welcome For Tour De Yorkshire

To celebrate the 2018 Tour de Yorkshire, taking place 3rd- 6th May, Yorkshire’s dairy farmers have been installing giant Yorkshire Wensleydale Cheese straw bales in the fields of local farms to put a smile on the faces of cyclists and spectators alike. Working with the Wensleydale Creamery, home of the famous Yorkshire Wensleydale Cheese, the farming community has been rallying together to install eye-catching cheese bales along the routes of two races which will pass through the area. The Yorkshire Dales is an area rich in cheese-making history, dating back... Read More