WELCOME CHEESE LOVERS

This is the official website of the NZ Specialist Cheesemakers Association.
It's a place for cheese companies and cheese lovers alike. Explore the pages and improve
your knowledge of NZ cheese and NZ Cheesemakers.

2015 NZ Champions of Cheese Awards

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The 2015 NZ Champions of Cheese Awards will be held on 17 March at The Langham.

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 CheeseFest

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The event all Cheeselovers love will return on Wednesday 18 March 2015 at The Langham Auckland. You can find more information on the CheeseFest page, or buy your ticket HERE

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Cheese FAQs

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Why does the colour of cheese vary? Is cheese safe to eat during pregnancy? Expand your knowledge of all things cheese.

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Latest Cheese Matters Newsletter

Click below to read the latest issue of Cheese Matters, where you'll find the latest news and updates.

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NZ Cheese Trail Map

The NZ Cheesemakers Association invites you to celebrate the excellence of local cheesemaking. Click below to find out more:

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Important note for Cheesemakers

If you're exporting, please take time to read through this MPI guide explaining the transition of export certification of dairy product and material from MP E-cert to AP E-cert.  

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Cheese Lovers NZ
Facebook IconMarch 26, 2015 at 9:00 pm

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A wonderful insight into MiNDFOOD CheeseFest from the eyes of Bunny Eats Design. Enjoy!

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MiNDFOOD CheeseFest 2015 - The skinny

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This time last week, I had eaten so much cheese my eyes were glazing over. This time last week, I was at the MiINDFOOD CheeseFest having just grazed my way through most of New Zealand's best cheese...

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Check out this amazing cheese wedding cake! Would you consider this for your wedding?

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Who’s popping along to the Wellington Food & Wine festival today?

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Facebook IconMarch 20, 2015 at 12:59 am

Cheese Lovers NZ added 19 new photos to the album: MiNDFOOD CheeseFest 2015.

Another successful CheeseFest. Thank you to everyone involved!

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MiNDFOOD CheeseFest 2015

Another successful CheeseFest. Thank you to everyone involved!

Cheese Lovers NZ
Facebook IconMarch 18, 2015 at 9:03 pm

Cheese Lovers NZ added 17 new photos to the album: 2015 Cheese Award Winners.

Congratulations to all the winners

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2015 Cheese Award Winners

Congratulations to all the winners

Cheese Lovers NZ
Facebook IconMarch 17, 2015 at 10:32 am

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Mercer Cheese and Mahoe Farmhouse Cheese looking very happy with their highly deserved awards for the Puhoi Valley Champion Artisan Award & Countdown Champions of Cheese Award. Huge congratulations to you both! #nzcheeseawards

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Cheese Lovers NZ
March 17, 2015 at 9:27 am

Cheese Lovers NZ updated their status.

Congratulations to Mahoe Farmhouse Cheese for taking out the coveted Countdown Champion of Champions Cheese Award for Very Old Edam! #nzcheeseawards