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BelGioioso Cheese Wins Seven Medals at World Championship Cheese Contest

BelGioioso Cheese Wins Seven Medals at World Championship Cheese Contest


GREEN BAY, WI
Friday, March 13th, 2020

BelGioioso Cheese was recently awarded several prestigious awards at this year’s World Championship Cheese Contest. The Wisconsin cheesemaker succeeded in six different categories, including both a second place and third place award in the Parmesan class.

Gaetano Auricchio, Executive Vice President, BelGioioso Cheese“Our Parmesan and American Grana continue to be honored in the Parmesan category year after year,” stated Gaetano Auricchio, Executive Vice President. “We have three Master Cheesemakers overseeing the production and aging for consistent quality. In addition, our Master Cheesemakers use traditional cheesemaking and aging methods to produce some of the finest Parmesan made in the world.”

BelGioioso Cheese took home multiple medals from the World Championship Cheese Awards across six different categories, including both a second place and third place award in the Parmesan class

According to a press release, BelGioioso took home the following awards:

  • Gold – BelGioioso Sharp Provolone Mandarini (Aged Provolone Class)
  • Gold – BelGioioso Fresh Mozzarella, Prosciutto & Fresh Basil Roll (Prepared Foods)
  • Silver – BelGioioso Parmesan (Parmesan Class)
  • Silver – BelGioioso Fresh Mozzarella Snacking Cheese (Natural Snack Class)
  • Silver – BelGioioso Fresh Mozzarella (Fresh Mozzarella Class)
  • Silver – BelGioioso Burrata (Burrata Class)
  • Bronze – BelGioioso American Grana (Parmesan Class)

Gianni Toffolon, Master Cheesemaker, BelGioioso Cheese“We are grateful to be recognized,” added Gianni Toffolon, BelGioioso Master Cheesemaker. “Our group works together to craft at a very high level, we share our passion for the art of cheesemaking and producing traditional high quality cheeses for our customers. They deserve to be honored alongside the best in the world.”

Congratulations to BelGioioso on this high honor!

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