2013 Results – full list available to download below

A Claxstone Smooth Blue Crowned Supreme Champion at the 2013 International Cheese Awards

A Claxstone Smooth Blue produced by Long Clawson Dairy has been crowned Supreme Champion at this year’s International Cheese Awards, winning the accolade ahead of 4,285 other competitors.

A panel of expert judges from the dairy industry judged an Extra Creamy Gorgonzola produced by Arrigoni as the Nantwich Reserve Supreme Champion whilst Belton Cheese won the National Westminster trophy for the highest number of gold awards. Marks & Spencer won the Supreme Retailer Award.

This year’s competition saw 283 categories in all, with competitors from 27 countries. Other winners at the event, in its 116th year can be seen by downloading the results below.

Richard Paul, Show Chairman, said: "We had 4,286 entries in all, which is a record, and the standard across the board was extremely high – our panel of 190 judges really did have their work cut out to make their selections.

"hey selected the Claxstone Smooth Blue – an extremely deserving Supreme Champion. It, and all the category winners and runners up, can now feature a gold, silver or bronze International Cheese Awards label on pack.

"We will now be continuing to working hard to educate consumers on what that logo means – that if they spot it they can be safe in the knowledge that the product has been judged, by experts, as outstanding."

Please see below for a full list of class results and trophy winners

Award winning cheese logos.

Gold, Silver and Bronze award winning cheese logos are available to purchase. Please call 01270 780306 or email Adrian Lawrence for more details.