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Win Marks Historic Grand Slam at Nation's Top Three Cheese Championships

Wisconsin cheesemakers continued their historic winning streak at the 2017 U.S. Championship Cheese Contest, sweeping the top awards and 31 competition classes.

Grand Champion:
Sartori's Reserve Black Pepper BellaVitano

First Runner Up:
Aged Cheddar from Agropur

Second Runner Up:
Marieke Gouda Belegen

Wisconsin has won top honors at the country's three major cheese competitions over the past year. Little Mountain from Roelli Cheese earned Best of Show at the American Cheese Society Competition in July, and Emmi Roth USA's Grand Cru Surchoix won the 2016 World Championship Cheese Contest, marking the first sweep of this kind.

Make it amazing with Wisconsin cheese

Wisconsin cheese takes any dish from good to great. Our collection of unique recipes has everything you need, whether you’re feeding the family or entertaining friends. Browse melty mac and cheese, fresh-from-the-oven pizza, gourmet showstoppers, easy weeknight dinners, tasty desserts and more.

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Wisconsin cheese: The perfect companion.

Whether you’re pairing a crumbly blue with intense dark chocolate or a mild brick with an oaky Chardonnay, there is nothing more satisfying than finding the perfect match. With over 600 varieties and styles of Wisconsin Cheese, you’re sure to find a tasty complement to any beverage, crudité or dessert.