From Dairy Australia’s e-news and website 27 November 2012:
Tasmanian cheese the grand champion
The ‘best of the best’ in Australian dairy foods have been announced at Dairy Australia’s 2013 Australian Grand Dairy Awards (AGDA).
Selected from 399 entries, the Grand Champion Cheese was Tasmanian Heritage St Claire, Lion Dairy & Drinks (T) and the Grand Champion Dairy Product was Bulla Premium Sour Cream, Bulla Dairy Foods (V). (see below many other Victorian champions…..)
Other category winners were: Champion Fresh Unripened Cheese – Cuore Blu Burrata, That’s Amore Cheese (V); Champion White Mould Cheese – Old Telegraph Road Brie, Jindi Cheese (V); Champion Semi-Hard and Eye Cheese – Tasmanian Heritage St Claire, Lion Dairy & Drinks (T); Champion Cheddar-Style Cheese – Pyengana Cheddar, Pyengana Dairy (T); Champion Hard Cheese – Mil Lel Superior Parmesan, Lion Dairy & Drinks (Simpson, V); Champion Blue Cheese – Old Telegraph Road Heritage Blue, Jindi Cheese (V); Champion Washed Rind Cheese – Jindi Reserve Washed Rind, Jindi Cheese (V); Champion Flavoured Cheese – Mil Lel Superior Pepato, Lion Dairy & Drinks (Simpson, V); Champion Goat’s or Sheep’s Milk Cheese – Red Hill Mountain Goat Blue, Red Hill Cheese (V);
Champion Natural Yogurt – Jalna Greek Natural Yoghourt, Jalna Dairy Foods (Vic); Champion Flavoured Yogurt – Brancourts Premium Dessert Mango Yoghurt, Brancourts (NSW); Champion Ice Cream – Dooley’s Licorice Ice Cream, Dooley’s Ice Cream (Vic); Champion Dairy Gelato – Cow and the Moon Pistachio Gelato, Cow and the Moon (NSW); Champion Dairy Dessert – King Island Dairy Belgian Chocolate Créme Dessert, Lion Dairy & Drinks (King Island, T);
Champion Milk – Sungold Jersey Milk, Warrnambool Cheese & Butter Factory (V); Champion Specialty White Dairy Drink – Norco Hi Lo, Norco Foods (Labrador, Q); Champion Flavoured Dairy Drink – Oak Egg Nog, Parmalat (Clarence Gardens, SA); Champion Cream – Bulla Premium Sour Cream, Bulla Dairy Foods (V); Champion Butter or Butter Blend – Western Star Original Butter, Fonterra Brands (Aust) (V); Champion Dairy Dip – Paradise Beach Pesto Swirl Dip, Paradise Beach Purveyors (NSW).
See website here