Tarentaise Reserve from Farms for City Kids Foundation in Vermont was named “Best of Show” in the 2014 American Cheese Society competition. Point Reyes Farmstead Cheese Company from California was awarded second place overall for its Point Reyes Bay Blue. Tied for third place overall were Oakdale Cheese & Specialties’ Aged Gouda from California and Sprout Creek Farm’s Eden from New York.
The cheeses were among 1,685 entered in the competition. The results were announced July 31 at the 31st Annual ACS Conference in Sacramento, Calif.