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Photo: Photopress/Marcel Bieri

It’s raining medals at the Mountain Cheese Festival!

25.10.2009 – It became clear which nations produce the best mountain cheeses in the world: Swiss cheese-makers won 39 of the 64 medals while their colleagues and neighbours will be taking 25 home with them. Mountain cheeses from Japan, Canada and Mexico were also awarded prizes by the 100 strong judging panel.

Press release (PDF, 54 kB)

The winner's list

The jury members

Photographs

 

Photo: Photopress/Marcel Bieri

Opening of the 6th Mountain Cheese Olympics

23.10.2009 – The 6th Mountain Cheese Olympics have been opened in the presence of Federal Councillor Doris Leuthard. 631 cheeses are in contest.

Media release (PDF, 64 kB)

Welcome address of Mr. Michel Probst, Minister for Economy, Cooperation and Municipalities, President of the Government (French, PDF, 14 kB)

Welcome address of Mr. Andreas Rickenbacher, Cantonal Councillor, Director of Economic Affairs for the Canton of Bern (German, PDF, 41 kB)

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Programme

Saignelégier

Celebrations, cheese market, olympic bar

Bellelay

Tête de Moine museum, cheese evaluation, Gala evening

Tramelan

Seminar
For guests
Free entry to
all event areas!

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RailAway-Kombiangebot mit 20% Rabatt
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News


23.10.2009

Press release: The Mountain Cheese Olympics in Jura

Press release (PDF, 63 kB)


20.10.2009

The jury of the 6th Mountain Cheese Olympics

The jury


10.10.2009

Programme

Updated version (PDF, 65 kB)


01.10.2009

Press release: Our great cheese festival is about to begin! Mountain Cheese Olympics in Jura

Press release (PDF, 61 kB)

Programme (PDF, 64 kB)


22.09.2009

Media representatives: It is time to register for the Mountain Cheese Olympics – a great cheese festival in Jura!

Press release (PDF, 55 kB)

Programme und registration form (PDF, 50 kB)

6th Mountain Cheese Olympics 2009
Mountain Cheese Olympics
22.-25.10.2009
Patronage
Swiss Confederation - Federal Office for Agriculture FOAG
Hosts
FROMARTE – the Swiss Cheese Specialists
Tête de Moine
Partners
Republic and Canton of Jura
Canton of Berne
Gold sponsors
coop