Awards

Prima Donna specialty cheeses win lots of awards due to their excellent taste. You can find an overview of the awards won by Prima Donna the last couple of years below.


Global Cheese Awards

The Global Cheese Awards has being held in England for 150 years now and is one of the most famous cheese competitions. Each year approximately 1,000 cheeses are submitted worldwide in 170 different categories.

  • GOLD in the category "Best Dutch Cheese" - 2015 - Prima Donna maturo
  • GOLD in the category "Best Dutch Cheese" - 2014 - Prima Donna maturo
  • GOLD in the category "Reduced Fat Cheese - Mature"- 2014 - Prima Donna leggero
  • BRONZE in the category "Single specialty Hard Cheese" - 2014 - Prima Donna forte
  • GOLD in the category "Best Dutch Cheese" - 2013 - Prima Donna maturo
  • Elected "Best European Cheese" - 2013 -Prima Donna maturo
  • GOLD in the category "Single specialty Hard Cheese" - 2013 -Prima Donna forte
  • Elected "Best Hard Specialty Cheese" - 2013 - Prima Donna forte

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World Cheese Awards

The World Cheese Awards in Birmingham (England) are being held during the BBC Good Food Show and is organized by England’s Guild of Fine Food. For this famous cheese show, 2,777 cheeses participated in 129 categories from 34 countries.

  • BRONZE in the category "Any very hard cheese" - 2013 - Prima Donna forte
  • BRONZE in the category "Any very hard cheese" - 2011 - Prima Donna maturo
  • SILVER in the category "Low fat hard cheese" - 2011 - Prima Donna leggero
  • SILVER in the category "Hard cheese" - 2011 - Prima Donna forte
  • GOLD - 2008 - Prima Donna maturo

Prima Donna specialty cheeses win awards at world cheese awards


International Cheese Awards

The International Cheese Awards in Nantwich (England) is one of the largest cheese shows in the world, with 3,700 cheeses from 26 countries participating and over 40.000 visitors.

  • BRONZE in the category "Specialty cheese hard pressed" - 2014 - Prima Donna maturo
  • SILVER in the category "Specialties" - 2011 - Prima Donna maturo
  • BRONZE in the category "Low fat cheese" - 2011 - Prima Donna leggero
  • GOLD in the category "Best Dutch cheese" - 2009 - Prima Donna maturo
  • Elected "Best specialty cheese" by visitors - 2009 Prima Donna maturo
  • SILVER in the category "Best Dutch cheese" - 2008 - Prima Donna matPrima Donna specialty cheeses win international cheese awards

DLG Awards

The DLG (Deutsche Landwirtschafts-Gesellschaft – German Agricultural Society) promotes product quality of foods on the basis of binding and impartial quality standards, based on current scientific findings and the recognised test methods it has developed. With its International Tests the DLG leads quality assessment in Europe and is accredited in accordance with international norms.

Every year over 27,000 foods from and other countries are tested in the DLG Quality Tests. The “DLG Award Winner” label is only issued to foods that have been found worthy of it in sensory testing and that satisfy the DLG’s stringent quality criteria.

  • GOLD - 2016 - Prima Donna maturo
  • GOLD - 2014 - Prima Donna maturo