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Cranberries

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.

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

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

11/05/2016

A Tasty Yorkshire Test Match

We are looking forward to providing a great ‘Yorkshire Welcome’ at Headingley for the first Test Match of the season, starting 19th May. We’ll be taking along our range of award-winning handcrafted cheeses, to sample. Plus, new for this year are our Wensleydale Creamery cheeseboard platters, which can be purchased from our stand at the ground, to enjoy whilst you watch the match. With a selection of our delicious cheeses to choose from, including our famous Yorkshire Wensleydale, Wensleydale Blue and Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries, along with home-made chutney &... Read More

22/04/2016
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Food & Drink Expo 2016 – The Round Up!

We were delighted to take a stand and bring The Wensleydale Creamery to this year’s Food & Drink Expo, to meet with contacts and customers old and new. The show was vibrant and exciting with a wealth of different food and drink producers, wholesalers and independent businesses; all of whom were passionate about growing their businesses and working together. On The Wensleydale Creamery stand we displayed our full range of handcrafted cheeses including Yorkshire Wensleydale (which has European protected food name status), Wensleydale Blue and Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries, as... 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

24/12/2015
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Winter Warmer – a Festive Treat

2015 marked the 20th anniversary of The Wensleydale Creamery inventing Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries cheese. It is an iconic pairing which has since been copied by many others across the country, paving the way for many other creative blends of cheese that grow more adventurous as time goes on. A little known fact is that Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries cheese is one of our biggest selling products. It accounts for around a quarter of our business each year, and has become a firm favourite both here in the UK and... Read More

09/12/2015
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Creating the Perfect Cheeseboard

Cheeseboards are a wonderful thing – the perfect treat at the end of a long day, a fantastic light lunch or indulgent snack, and a delicious way to round off a meal. There are many ways to serve your cheeseboard, and it can be as humble or as grandiose as you like! Here are our suggestions for the perfect cheeseboard, guaranteed to hit the spot. Always store your cheese wrapped, in an airtight container in the fridge, away from other strong smelling foods. This will ensure that your cheese keeps... Read More