Awards and Honors

Awards and Honors

our cheesemakers and their craft

We are proud of our cheesemakers. Their talent and passion in creating cheese, their intuition, their enormous expertise, and the way they treat people and nature already make them worthy of a medal. The awards received underscore these values and motivate us in what we do.

World Championship Cheese Contest

Michael Spycher
2020 World Champion, 2008 World Champion
Fritz Baumgartner
2020 gold, 2018 gold
Christian Gerber
2020 bronze
Beni Näf
2020 5th place, 2016 bronze, 2008 gold +bronze, 2002 bronze
Marcel Züger
2020 4th place, 2012 bronze + silver, 2010 gold, 2008 bronze, 2004 silver
Christa Egli
2020 bronze
La Fromathèque
2020 silver, 2018 gold
Niklaus Haldimann
2012 World Champion

Top Ten Cheesemaker

Hansruedi Gasser
2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
Markus Hengartner
2015, 2016, 2018

Swiss Cheese Awards

B. Gabioud + Y. Sutterlin
2016 gold
Bernhard Meier
2016 4th place


Marcel Züger
2012 gold

Mountain Cheese Olympics

Bernhard Meier
2009 Gold, 2007 Bronze