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Old Amsterdam Wins Best of Class at 2010 Wisconsin World Cheese Championship
March 19, 2010…Westland Kaasspecialiteiten BV, located in Huizen, The Netherlands, makers of Old Amsterdam, won Best of Class in the Aged Gouda Category at this year’s Wisconsin World Championship Cheese Contest.
“We’re both proud and humbled by this experience,”
Old Amsterdam is prepared using a family-owned starter culture and unique ripening process, created by the Dutch Westland family. Master cheese makers constantly monitor the taste and quality, releasing each batch only when reaching the perfect taste and texture: sweet-
Entries in the 2010 World Championship Cheese Contest rose 18 percent, with 2,313 cheeses and butters presented by 20 nations from around the world. The contest’s judging panel, comprised of 30 international cheese evaluation experts, worked three days to select medallists in 80 cheese and butter classes.
For U.S. Sales Information, Contact: Ruth Flore, Marketing Manager for Old Amsterdam Brand, at Norseland, Inc. -1290 East Main Street, Stamford, CT 06902 -1-800-326-5620, firstname.lastname@example.org. Or contact Jasper Swart, Sales Director Westland USA, 917 558 2704, jasper.swart@
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