Recognizing Cheese Plate Foods

Since 2017 the Utah Cheese Awards has assembled a diverse array of judges to compile ratings of cheese, sauces and related foods. These are the best cheeses in the Intermountain West.


The Utah Cheese Awards is an annual competition of artisan cheese and related foods of the Western US.

The Winners

View the winning products and makers for each show since our launch in 2017.


Information and deadlines on how fine food producers may enter the show.

The Utah Cheese Awards is a yearly contest judging cheese and cheese plate foods made in the Intermountain West states of Utah, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona and Nevada.

2019 Tasting Reception and Medal Ceremony.

About us

An annual independent, blind-tasting competition of cheese and related cheese plate foods.

Get In touch

  • utahcheeseawards@gmail.com
  • (435) 213 5444

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