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Christmas Tried and Tested Cheese

We know just how important the cheeseboard is at Christmas so we’ve taste tested this years best festive inspired cheeses from the UK’s leading supermarkets. Take a look at our top cheeses including who is our winner of this year’s Cheese taste test. We were kindly sent these for our taste test.

WINNER Asda Extra Special Best Of British Cheese Selection

Below are the results of our cheese taste test 2021:

ten out of ten ratingAsda Extra Special Best Of British Cheese Selection – BUY HERE

Asda Extra Special Best Of British Cheese Selection

With a little bit of everything, this cheese board topped the chart with Burland Bloom, Mature Cheddar, Kidderton Ash Goats Cheese, Farmhouse Creamy Blue and Smouldering Ember cheese. Our tasters said they loved the wide selection of cheeses included and that there was decent amount of each one. They enjoyed the Mature Cheddar and Famrhouse Blue the most but would happily have all of these.

nine out of nine rating

Aldi Specially Selected Espresso Martini Wensleydale – BUY HERE

Aldi Christmas 2021 Food - Espresso Martini Wensleydale

New for 2021, Aldi’s Specially Selected Espresso Martini Wensleydale is soft and creamy and has a very espresso twist which gave quite a strong taste. Our tasters really enjoyed the twist, they felt it has a rich coffee liqueur base and said would make a fantastic addition to a cheeseboard.

eight point five out of ten ratingCo-op GRO HO HO Spicy Fondue – BUY HERE

Co-op GRO HO HO Spicy Fondue

Packed full of flavour, this spicy fondue is vegan and is packed with jalapeno, spring onion, smoky prapika and roasted pepper. Our tasters said they loved the taste, it was easy to bake and smelled tasty. They also said that it packed a real punch with the jalapeno which if you don’t like anything too spicy then this isn’s the fondue for you.

eight out of ten scoreTesco Finest Baking Brie with Festive Fruits & Brandy Glaze with Walnut – BUY HERE

Tesco Finest Baking Brie with Festive Fruits & Brandy Glaze with Walnut
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This Brie comes with a sachet of festive fruits with a brandy glaze and a sachet of walnut pieces. Our tasters said they loved the texture of the cheese when baked and the Brie was really creamy. They enjoyed the fruit and walnut pieces and liked the fact that they could add as little or as much of the fruit and walnuts as they wanted.

sixApplewood Vegan Smokey Cheese – BUY HERE

Tesco Applewood Vegan Cheese
Image credit: Tesco

There you have it, our official taste test for this years best Christmas cheese. As always all opinions are our own. Why not let us know which cheese has been your favourite so far?

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