The Little Milk Company and Cashel Blue won the Coup de Coeur prize, awarded to eight exceptional cheeses, following a blind tasting by a jury of nine chefs and cheesemongers. The winners were selected from 72 entries from 100 producers. This is the top honours in Frances cheese and dairy products event, Salon du Fromage in Paris. The Salon trade event runs from February 28th until March 2nd and showcases 190 artisan dairy producers from 12 countries. We are so excited to have won such a prestigious award and equally as thrilled for our good friends Cashel Blue! Our Brewers Gold craft beer washed cheese is our award winner- so if you havent tried it before you have no excuses now! 😉
Pictured is our Little Milk Co team Conor, Helen our cheesemaker and Jack our Bord Bia Fellow in France celebrating the win- yes Conor is wearing a cheese hat!