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Tillamook County Creamery Association Nabs Three Awards and Five Honors; Jill Allen Comments

Tillamook County Creamery Association Nabs Three Awards and Five Honors; Jill Allen Comments


TILLAMOOK, OR
Monday, November 14th, 2022

The Tillamook® brand already has an impressive amount of recognition from shoppers and the industry. The Tillamook County Creamery Association (TCCA) revealed that it has achieved even further recognition, earning three bronze awards at the World Cheese Awards and five top honors from the National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF).

Jill Allen, Director of Product Excellence, Tillamook County Creamery Association"It's always exciting to have our hard work recognized, and we are thrilled with the honors from these two prestigious and highly respected groups," said Jill Allen, Director of Product Excellence. "At TCCA, we pride ourselves on being good stewards of the land, using quality ingredients, and never cutting corners. Our products taste better because they're made right."

The World Cheese Awards, bringing together cheesemakers, retailers, buyers, consumers, and food commentators worldwide, was host to nearly 4,000 cheeses from more than 40 countries. At the World Cheese Awards, TCCA received:

  • Bronze Award – Farmers' Collection Smoked Black Pepper White Cheddar
  • Bronze Award – Tillamook Farmstyle Original Cream Cheese Spread
  • Bronze Award – Tillamook Farmstyle Very Veggie Cream Cheese Spread

The Tillamook County Creamery Association recently earned three bronze awards at the World Cheese Awards and five top honors from the National Milk Producers Federation

According to a press release, NMPF brings together dairy producers and cooperatives to participate in public policy discussions to promote the economic well-being of dairy producers. As part of the annual NMPF cheese competition, TCCA received:

  • Overall Best Cheddar – Tillamook Maker's Reserve Extra Sharp 2012
  • 1st place, Extra Sharp Cheddar –Tillamook Maker's Reserve Extra Sharp 2012
  • 2nd place, Extra Sharp Cheddar –Tillamook Farmers' Collection English-Style Sweet Cheddar
  • 3rd place, Unique or Mild Flavor –Tillamook Farmers' Collection Hickory Smoked Cheddar
  • 3rd place, Natural Cheese Colby Jack –Tillamook Colby Jack

On top of its competition awards, the National Milk Producers Federation awarded Tillamook with the Communicator of the Year award as well as first place honors

NMPF also awarded TCCA as Communicator of the Year, as well as first place honors for its Annual Report, Stewardship Report, and Cow Care social media video.

Congratulations to Tillamook on these high honors!

Tillamook County Creamery Association
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