KALTBACH cheeses are also gaining acclaim outside of their home country. The awards they've received speak for themselves.
World Cheese Awards 2012 in Birmingham (UK) – KALTBACH wins 3 gold medals
As in recent years, the cheeses of KALTBACH once again impressed the jury of experts at the world cheese Awards in Birmingham (UK). This year's jury was particularly impressed by the quality of Emmi's Le Gruyère AOC range, winning a total of 4 medals, two super gold, one gold and one silver.
Othmar Dubach, Head of Emmi's Cheese Division, said: “The awards for these international events make a great propaganda for Swiss Cheese. As the largest exporter of Le Gruyère AOC we are very pleased that we have such a high-quality product range. “
2012 Super Gold for KALTBACH Le Gruyère AOC
2011: Gold for KALTBACH Extra and KALTBACH Le Gruyère AOC
2010: Gold for KALTBACH Extra and KALTBACH Emmentaler AOC
We're very proud of these accolades. The World Cheese Awards have been held each year since 1988. The 150-strong jury assesses over 2500 entries from 34 different countries.
We're proud that our products have also won several awards at the Nantwich Show in Britain:
2012 Bronze for KALTBACH Le Gruyère AOC
2011: Silver for KALTBACH Le Gruyère AOC
2010: gold for KALTBACH Le Gruyère AOC
2009: gold for KALTBACH Le Gruyère AOC
2008: gold for KALTBACH Le Gruyère AOC
2007: gold for KALTBACH Le Gruyère AOC
2007: bronze for KALTBACH Le Gruyère AOC slices
In an independent test, well-known German TV chef Christian Rach tested the taste and quality of cheeses from the fresh products section of the supermarket. The clear winner was cave-aged KALTBACH Le Gruyère AOC from Emmi.