Awards

Awards

We are proud to have received the following awards for many varieties of our natural and organic cheeses.

2016 American Cheese Society

  • Gold Medal in Dry Jack - Cow's Milk for Dry Monterey Jack
  • Gold Medal in Smoked Cheeses for Organic Smoked Mozzarella
  • Bronze Medal in Unsalted Butter - Cow's Milk for Organic Unsalted Butter

2016 California State Fair

  • Silver Medal in Hard Cheese for Dry Monterey Jack
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Hard Cheese for Organic Chipotle Cheddar
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Hard Cheese for Organic Pepper Jack
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Hard Cheese for Organic Smoked Mozzarella
  • Bronze Medal in Semi-Hard Cheese for Organic Mozzarella

2015 American Cheese Society

  • Gold Medal in Unsalted Butter- Cow's Milk for Organic Unsalted Butter
  • Bronze Medal in Dry Jack - Cow's Milk for Dry Monterey Jack

2015 California State Fair

  • Silver Medal in Hard Cheese for Dry Monterey Jack
  • Silver Medal in Hard Cheese for Peppercorn Dry Jack
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Hard Cheese for Organic Colby
  • Bronze Medal in Semi-Hard Cheese for Organic Pepper Jack
  • Bronze Medal in Semi-Hard Cheese for Organic Mild Cheddar
  • Bronze Medal in Semi-Hard Cheese for Organic Smoked Mozzarella

2014 American Cheese Society

  • Gold Medal in Dry Jack - Cow's Milk for Dry Monterey Jack
  • Bronze Medal in Unsalted Butter w/o Cultures for Organic Unsalted Butter
  • Bronze Medal in Monterey Jack Flavor Added for Peppercorn Dry Jack

2014 California State Fair

  • Gold Medal in Hard Cheese for Dry Monterey Jack
  • Gold Medal in Hard Cheese for Peppercorn Dry Monterey Jack
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Hard Cheese for Organic Monterey Jack
  • Bronze Medal in Semi-Hard Cheese for Smoked Mozzarella
  • Bronze Medal in Semi-Hard Cheese for Organic Smoked Mozzarella

2013 World Cheese Awards

  • Gold Medal in Hard Pressed Cheese Open for Dry Monterey Jack

2013 Los Angeles International Dairy Competition

  • Gold Medal in Salted Butter for European-style Salted Butter
  • Gold Medal in Unsalted Butter for European-style Unsalted Butter
  • Silver Medal in Cheddar Aged 0-3 Months for Organic Medium Cheddar
  • Gold Medal in Flavored Hard Cheese for Pepato Dry Monterey Jack
  • Silver Medal in Open Class Hard Cheese for Dry Monterey Jack
  • Gold Medal in Pepper Flavored Cheese for Organic Pepper Jack
  • Gold Medal in Smoked Cheese for Smoked Mozzarella
  • Silver Medal in Smoked Cheese for Smoked White Sharp Cheddar

2013 California State Fair

  • Gold/Best of Division in Hard Cheese for Dry Monterey Jack
  • Bronze Medal in Hard Cheese for Pepato Dry Monterey Jack
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Hard Cheese for Pepper Jack
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Soft Cheese for Smoked Mozzarella

2013 American Cheese Society Competition

  • Bronze Medal in Hard Cheese for Dry Monterey Jack
  • Bronze Medal in Unsalted Butter for European-style Unsalted Butter

2013 United States Championship Cheese Contest

  • Second Place Award (99.40/100) in Open Class Hard Cheese for Dry Monterey Jack

2012 Los Angeles International Dairy Competition

  • Gold Medal in Hard Cheese for Dry Monterey Jack
  • Gold Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Organic Pepper Jack
  • Gold Medal in Flavored Hard Cheeses for Pepato Dry Monterey Jack
  • Gold Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Organic Smoked Mozzarella
  • Silver Medal in Cheddar-Medium for Organic Medium Cheddar
  • Bronze Medal in Monterey Jack for Organic Monterey Jack

2012 American Cheese Society Competition 

  • Silver Medal in Hard Cheese for Dry Monterey Jack

2011 Los Angeles International Dairy Competition

  • Gold Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Organic Pepper Jack
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Organic Cheddar
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Organic Colby
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Organic Monterey Jack
  • Bronze Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Organic Mozzarella

2011 American Cheese Society Competition

  • 2nd Place Award in Open Category Made from Cow's Milk for Dry Monterey Jack
  • 2nd Place Award in Monterey Jack-Cows Milk for Pepper Jack

2011 California State Fair

  • Gold Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Smoked Mozzarella
  • Silver Medal in Hard Cheese for Dry Jack
  • Bronze Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Organic Monterey Jack
  • Bronze Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Organic Pepper Jack
  • Bronze Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Organic Colby
  • Bronze Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Organic Aged Cheddar

2010 American Cheese Society Competition

  • 1st Place Award in Open Category Made from Cow's Milk for Dry Monterey Jack
  • 1st Place Award in Monterey Jack-Cows Milk for Old Fashioned Monterey Jack
  • 1st Place Award in Sicilian Jack for Old Fashioned Sicilian Jack
  • 3rd Place Award in Peppato Category for Dry Monterey Jack with Whole Peppercorns

2010 Los Angeles International Dairy Competition

  • Gold Medal in Hard Cheese for Peppato
  • Gold Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Sicilian Jack
  • Silver Medal in Hard Cheese for Dry Jack
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Monterey Jack

2010 California State Fair

  • Gold Medal in Hard Cheese for Dry Jack
  • Gold Medal in Hard Cheese for Peppato
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Lavender Jack
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Monterey Jack

2009 World Dairy Expo Championship Dairy Product Contest

  • Silver Medal in Open Class Hard Cheese for Dry Monterey Jack

2009 American Cheese Society Competition

  • 1st Place Award in Monterey Jack-Cows Milk for Old Fashioned Monterey Jack
  • 2nd Place Award in Open Category Made from Cow's Milk for Dry Monterey Jack

2009 California State Fair

  • Silver Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Pepper Jack
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Habanero Jack
  • Bronze Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Garlic Jack
  • Gold Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Sicilian Jack

2009 United States Championship Cheese Contest

  • Silver Medal in Flavored Hard Cheese for Peppato, Peppercorn Dry Jack

2008 World Dairy Expo Championship Dairy Product Contest

  • Bronze Medal in Open Class Hard Cheese for Dry Monterey Jack

2008 California State Fair

  • Silver Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Monterey Jack
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Pepper Jack
  • Bronze Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Garlic Jack
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Mediterranean Jack
  • Silver Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Organic Smoked Mozzarella
  • Bronze Medal in Hard Cheese for Dry Jack
  • Gold Medal in Hard Cheese-Monterey Jack for Peppato, Peppercorn Dry Jack

2007 Los Angeles County Fair

  • Gold Medal in Italian-Semi Soft Cheese for Smoked Mozzarella
  • Gold Medal in Italian-Semi Soft Cheese for Old Fashioned Monterey Jack
  • Gold Medal in Hard Cheese-Medium Cheddar, Aged 3 to 6 months for Organic Medium Cheddar
  • Gold Medal in Hard Cheese-Monterey Jack for Dry Monterey Jack
  • Gold Medal in Hard Cheese-Monterey Jack for Peppato, Peppercorn Dry Jack

2007 American Cheese Society Competition

  • 2nd Place Award in Cheddar from Cow's Milk, Aged Less Than 12 Months for Organic Pasteurized Sharp Cheddar
  • 2nd Place Award in Open Category Made from Cow's Milk for Smoked Dry Monterey Jack with Whole Peppercorns
  • 2nd Place Award in Monterey Jack with Flavors-Cow's Milk for Peppato, Peppercorn Dry Jack
  • 2nd Place Award in Monterey Jack with Flavors-Cow's Milk for Old Fashioned Monterey Jack with Pesto
  • 3rd Place Award in Open Category Made from Cow's Milk for Dry Monterey Jack

2007 California State Fair

  • Gold Medal in Hard / Flavored Cheese for Peppato, Peppercorn Dry Jack
  • Gold Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Pepper Jack
  • Gold Medal in Semi-Firm Cheese for Monterey Jack
  • Silver Medal in Hard Cheese for Dry Jack

2007 United States Championship Cheese Contest

  • Silver Medal in Flavored Hard Cheese for Peppato, Peppercorn Dry Jack

2006 World Dairy Expo Championship Dairy Product Contest

  • Bronze Medal in Flavored Hard Cheese for Peppato, Peppercorn Dry Jack

2006 California State Fair

  • Gold Medal in Hard / Flavored Cheese for Peppato, Peppercorn Dry Jack

2005 United States Championship Cheese Contest

  • Gold Medal in Flavored Hard Cheese for Peppato, Peppercorn Dry Jack

2004 California State Fair

  • Best of Division in Hard / Flavored Cheese for Pepper Jack
  • Gold Medal in Hard / Flavored Cheese for Pepper Jack
  • Gold Medal in Hard / Fresh Cheddar for Fresh Cheddar
  • Silver Medal in Hard / Flavored Cheese for Smoked Dry Jack

2003 United States Championship Cheese Contest

  • 2nd Place Award in Flavored Hard Cheese for Peppato, Peppercorn Dry Jack

2002 American Cheese Society Competition

  • 1st Place Award in Low Fat / Low Salt Cheese for Low Fat Cheddar

1999 United States Championship Cheese Contest

  • 2nd Place Award in Flavored Natural Cheese for Peppato, Peppercorn Dry Jack

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