Elizabeth, NJ- (July 29, 2015) - The International Cheese Awards, held in Nantwich, UK took place on July 28-29, 2015. With a record number of cheeses, more than 4,500 competed at the largest cheese show in the world. Entries stemmed from 274 exhibitors from 31 countries. Finica is proud to be part of such a colossal event.
Ontario, Canada based Finica Food Specialties, a leading importer and distributor of specialty cheese and gourmet food items from around the world, took home four awards at the 2015 International Cheese Awards.
Gold Awards went to Mariposa Dairy's artisanal lines which include, Lindsay Bandaged Goat Cheddar for Best Canadian Cheese and Tania, for Best Canadian Sheep Cheese.
Lindsay Bandaged Goat Cheddar competed in the category of Hard Pressed cheese open to non UK producers winning Silver.
Last but not least, our newest member to our artisanal cheese family called Zoey, was awarded Bronze for Best Canadian Washed Rind.
President, Paul Blake states, "Finica is a proud supporter of artisanal cheese which is locally made here in Canada. The cheeses we carry are some of the best in the world and we are honored to be acknowledged at such a prestigious event such as the, International Cheese Awards in Nantwich, UK".
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