After months of voting, hours of deliberating and hundreds of mouthfuls of cheese, the winners of the Great British Cheese Awards have been announced for 2017. Our specialist panel of judges were amazed at the quality of produce on offer, while you voted in your thousands (over 9,000 votes in fact) to help us pick a People’s Choice champion.

Visit the links below to see who took home an award and to read more about artisan British cheese.



Winner : The Bristol Cheesemonger 


Runner Up : Country Cheeses 

Totnes, Devon

Runner Up : George & Joseph Cheesemongers 

Leeds, West Yorkshire


Winner : Fen Farm Dairy 

Bungay, Suffolk

Runner Up : Errington Cheese 

Lanark, South Lanarkshire

Runner Up : Cote Hill Cheese 

Market Rasen, Lincolnshire


Winner : Lincolnshire Poacher 

Lincolnshire Poacher Cheese

Runner Up : Cornish Yarg 

Lynher Dairies Cheese Company

Runner Up : Hafod Cheddar 

Holden Farm Dairy


Winner : Barkham Blue 

Two Hoots

Runner Up : Lanark Blue 

Errington Cheese

Runner Up : Beenleigh Blue 

Ticklemore Cheese


Winner : Tunworth 

Hampshire Cheeses

Runner Up : Renegade Monk 

Feltham's Farm Cheese

Runner Up : Wigmore 

Village Maid


Winner : Cornish Blue 

Cornish Cheese Company

Runner Up : Godminster Organic Brie 

Godminster Cheese

Runner Up : Cornish Yarg 

Lynher Dairies Cheese Company


Winner : Sinodun Hill 

Norton & Yarrow

Runner Up : Fellstone 

Whin Yeats Dairy

Runner Up : St Bartholomew & Bix 

Nettlebed Creamery