In addition to the Super Gold winners, 68 Spanish cheeses won gold medals, 200 won silver meals, and 276 took home bronze medals
The very prestigious World Cheese Awards were recently held in Trondheim, Norway and, as in previous years, Spain performed especially well. Although a Norwegian cheese was crowned the official winner, cheeses from Spain took home 17 Super Gold awards, the best performance by any country.
These stellar cheeses were:
Many other cheeses from Spain took home accolades. A total of 68 received gold medals, 200 took home silver medals, and 276 received bronze medals.
This unique competition, organized by the Guild of Fine Food, brought together everyone from retailers and buyers to cheesemakers to judge more than 4,000 cheeses from over 40 different countries.