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FrieslandCampina Wins 'Avalanche' Of World Championship Cheese Contest Awards

FrieslandCampina Wins 'Avalanche' Of World Championship Cheese Contest Awards


PARAMUS, NJ
Wednesday, March 11th, 2020

Will we ever tire of reporting on cheese wins? I hope I never see the day. Until then, I will happily share the latest and greatest in the cheese industry, including the monumental wins showcased by FrieslandCampina. The company scored 22 medals overall at the World Championship Cheese Contest; its North Holland Gouda cheese came in third in the final round of the championship.

Gert Jan Poort, President Consumer Dairy North America, FrieslandCampina“We are honored and thrilled to have won so many medals and top honors in the World Champion Cheese Contest," stated Gert Jan Poort, President Consumer Dairy North America. “The competition is judged by a highly esteemed panel of judges from around the world and we are very proud to have received such outstanding awards. As a leading international dairy company, FrieslandCampina is ready to meet the needs of today’s consumer with superior products that cheese enthusiasts demand.”

FrieslandCampina’s North Holland Gouda cheese came in third in the final round of the World Championship Cheese Contest

According to a press release, the winnings are as follows:

Gold Medals

  • Holland Master, North-Holland Gouda Mild PGI (class 39: Gouda, Young 0-4 Months) Lutjewinkel
  • Lutjewinkel Noord Hollandse Gouda Big Wheel PDO (class 40: Gouda, Mature 4-10 Months) Lutjewinkel
  • Rotterdamsche Oude 55 Weeks PDO (class 41: Gouda, Extra Aged 10+Months) Lutjewinkel
  • Kroon Edam Ball Mild PGI (class 38: Edam) Marum
  • Boeren Bonte Farmhouse Cheese Chimmi Churry (class 71: Hard Cheeses, Flavored) Juweel
  • Milner 30+ Extra Matured (class 74: Reduced Fat Soft Semi-Soft Cheeses) Steenderen
  • Caprimera 50+ Met Pepper (class 90: Semi-Soft Goat’s Milk Cheeses, Flavored) Zijerveld

Silver Medal

  • Lutjewinkel Noord Hollandse Gouda Big Wheel PDO (class 39: Gouda, Young 0-4 Months) Lutjewinkel
  • Holland Master, Holland Gouda PGI Matured (class 40: Gouda, Mature 4-10 Months) Lutjewinkel
  • Frico Edam Ball Mild PGI (class 38: Edam) Marum
  • Skylger, Island Cheese 55+ (Class 66: Semi-Soft Cheeses) Skylger
  • Milner 30+ Mild (class 74: Reduced Fat Soft Semi-Soft Cheeses) Steenderen
  • Lutjewinkel 1916, 35 Matured Big Wheel (class 75: Reduced Fat Hard Cheeses) Lutjewinkel
  • Lutjewinkel Reduced Sodium PDO Matured (class 77: Reduced Sodium Cheeses) Lutjewinkel
  • Caprimera 50+ Met Rozemarijn-thym (class 90: Semi-Soft Goat’s Milk Cheeses, Flavored) Zijerveld
  • Ned Gold Full Cream Milk Powder (class 130: Whole Milk Powder) Leeuwarden

Bronze Medals

  • Royal FrieslandCampina, Gouda Gold Block (class 39: Gouda, Young 0-4 Months) Lutjewinkel
  • Rotterdamsche Oude, Holland Gouda, 36 Weeks PDO (class 40: Gouda, Mature 4-10 Months) Lutjewinkel
  • Lutjewinkel 35+ Mild (class 74: Reduced Fat Soft Semi-Soft Cheeses) Lutjewinkel
  • Frico Belle Blanche Mild PGI (class 89: Semi Soft, Semi-Hard Goat’s Milk Cheeses) Gerkesklooster
  • Caprimera Liguria (class 90: Semi-Soft Goat’s Milk Cheeses, Flavored) Zijerveld
  • Ned Gold Full Cream Milk Powder (class 130: Whole Milk Powder) Lochem

Congratulations to FrieslandCampina on these high honors! As always, stick with Deli Market News for the latest in World Cheese Championship coverage.

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