Awards

2012 supreme champion Meyer Gouda cheese (Vintage Gouda)

2012 supreme champion Meyer Gouda cheese (Vintage Gouda)

The new Zealand cheese awards is an annual event in which the best cheeses in the country are put forward and judged for the best.

Although Meyer Cheese is small we are big contenders at the awards winning the supreme champions twice (1994) and 2012,  General manger Miel Meyer also won cheese maker of the year in 2011.

2011 cheese maker of the year, Miel Meyer

2011 cheese maker of the year, Miel Meyer

One award which was very special was the Cheese of the Decade given by the New Zealand small cheese makers association Meyer Gouda received it for consistent success over a 10 year period, something we are very proud of.

Quality and consistent quality across the range is what we strive for so the awards history we have reflects well what we do.

2013 Awards

Crossroads Wines Champion of Champions Award:
Meyer Vintage Gouda – Meyer Gouda Cheese

NZ Specialist Cheesemakers Champion Export Award:
Catagory champion: Meyer Vintage Gouda – Meyer Gouda Cheese

AsureQuality Champion Dutch Style Cheese Award:
Gold – Tasty Gouda Meyer Gouda Cheese
Gold – Vintage Gouda Meyer Gouda Cheese

Moa Beer Champion Flavoured Cheese Award:
Gold – Cracked Pepper Gouda Meyer Gouda Cheese
Gold – Garlic & Chive Gouda Meyer Gouda Cheese

NZ Specialist Cheesemakers Champion Export Cheese Award:
Gold – Vintage Gouda Meyer Gouda Cheese
Bronze – Italian Herb Gouda Meyer Gouda Cheese

Ministry for Primary Industries Champion New Cheese Award:
Silver – Italian Herb Gouda Meyer Gouda Cheese

2012 Awards

Gold: Garlic & chives, Fenugreek, Vintage Gouda, Cumin Gouda

Silver: Mild Gouda, Maasdam

Category winner: AsureQuality Champion Flavoured Cheese Award

Garlic & Chive Gouda – Meyer Gouda Cheese

Supreme award winner- Meyer Vintage Gouda 2012 champion.

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2011 Awards

Gold: Fenugreek, Vintage Gouda, Maasdam, Cumin Gouda.

Silver: Mild Gouda

Bronze: Garlic & Chives

Category winner: AsureQuality Champion Flavoured Cheese Award

Meyer Gouda Fenugreek – Meyer Gouda Cheese

2011 cheese maker of the year – Miel Meyer

2010 Awards

Gold: Vintage Gouda, Maasdam

Silver: Old Gouda

Bronze: Sheep’s milk Gouda (pecorino)

Category winner: Bureau Veritas Champion Dutch Style Cheese

Vintage Gouda – Meyer Gouda Cheese

2009 awards

Silver: Old Gouda, Tasty Gouda, Cumin Gouda, Garlic & Chives

Bronze: Mild Gouda, Fenugreek,

2008 Awards

Gold: Cumin Gouda, Fenugreek,

Silver: Old Gouda, Vintage Gouda

Bronze: Maasdam, Mild Gouda

Category winner: Hally Labels Champion Flavoured Cheese Award

Fenugreek Gouda – Meyer Gouda Cheese

For more historic awards please visit the New Zealand specialist cheese makers association at www.nzsca.org.nz.