Hafod - A Welsh Made Cheddar style unpasturised and organic cheese that’s rich, buttery, nutty and a little earthy.
With so many varieties of cheese to choose from in Wales, it can be tough to narrow down the best.
However, what makes a cheese truly deserving of the title "best cheese in Wales"?
When it comes to determining the best cheese in Wales it's more than just taste - the appearance, aroma, and quality of the cheese which must be consistent. You also need to consider where the cheese comes from and the ethical standards of people who create it.
If you're a cheese lover and planning to visit Wales then you must pop in and visit me - (Gemma) on the High Street in Prestatyn at The Little Cheesemonger and I will be happy to give you a sample of Hafod to taste. As a seasoned expert with over 15 years experience of working in the cheese industry I’m the owner of an award winning Welsh cheese shop in North Wales. With a passion for exploring all cheese I enjoy cheese judging in my spare time.
I’m frequently asked about What is the top Welsh Cheese?
Knowing more about the food you eat can enhance your enjoyment of it, and this rings true for all cheese. So join us as we delve into the world of Welsh cheese and discover what makes it truly the best.
They use the raw (unpasteurised) milk from 75 cows. It is this unique combination of organic milk and traditional cheesemaking techniques that give Hafod its buttery, rich and nutty flavours.
Hafod is Welsh for summer place or pasture. Hafod is an area of meadow next to the river Aeron where the cows graze when they are not being milked. Bwlchwernen Fawr has been farmed organically for over 40 years, by Patrick Holden, CEO of the Sustainable Food Trust.
What are the makings of the best Welsh cheese? The answer lies in the taste, passion and dedication of the cheese producers. Hafod cheese sets itself apart with it’s rich and complex flavor. The cheese is also versatile and can be paired with a range of Welsh wines, beers, and ciders. The Holden family is committed to producing high-quality cheese while also supporting sustainable farming practices.
Now I pose the question to you: What is the best Cheese in Wales? Why not order some Hafod and try it for yourself, for a delivery of Hafod Click Here.