There's a slogan associated with the Tillamook County Creamery Assn. that speaks to its consistency-"One Recipe, 100 years"-but while the recipe has remained constant, the process and equipment at Tillamook's headquarters plant have changed considerably over the years.
"We still have this one open draining table," says Bil Luth, v.p. of quality, as he gives Dairy Foods a tour of the facility. "We use this for demonstrations, for training purposes and so the cheesemakers can get their hands in the cheese a little bit."