BREAKING NEWS: Rogue Creamery's flagship cheese, the lovely and amazing Rogue River Blue has taken Best in Show honors at the 2009 American Cheese Society Competition, held this week in Austin, Texas. That's first place among 1,327 cheeses that were entered in the competition this year!!! More results in all categories as they become available.
In other ACS news today, Team Oregon took top honors in the ACS merchandising competition. Ace cheesemongers Steve Jones and Tom Van Voorhees of Rogue Creamery won for outstanding mongering in this first ever competition between retailers. A big day for Oregon cheese, deep in the heart of Texas!