Milawa cheese wins gold,
MILAWA Cheese Company celebrated its fourth Australian Food Awards gold medal at a formal presentation held at the Melbourne Showgrounds last week.
The Australian Food Awards recognise the best Australian food products and produce across eight major categories, including dairy, meat, poultry and fresh produce.
Milawa Cheese Company’s chief executive officer, Ceridwen Brown, said “it was really exciting” to win gold with their King River Gold cow’s milk cheese in the Washed Rind Class for the fourth year in a row.
“It’s a testament to the whole team - the cheesemakers, the staff, everyone,” Ms Brown told the Wangaratta Chronicle.
“The King River Gold variety’s distinctive, golden rind has certainly built a reputation.
“It’s one of the first varieties we made when the factory was set up in 1988 and
CHEESE SUPREME: Milawa Cheese Company’s King River Gold cow’s milk cheese reigned supreme at the annual Australian Food Awards.