15 August 2009
Top Awards for Rumiano at 2009 American Cheese Society
Rumiano Cheese Wins 1st and 2nd Place Awards
Rumiano Cheese Company won 1st and 2nd place awards at the 2009 American Cheese Society (ACS) Judging and Competition in Austin, Texas. Both awards were in the American Originals category.
The 1st place award was for Rumiano's Old Fashioned Monterey Jack under Monterey Jack - Cows Milk - Open Category Made from Cows Milk. The 2nd place award was for its Dry Monterey Jack under the Open Category Made from Cows Milk.
"We are extremely happy and proud of everyone involved with Rumiano Cheese Company for receiving these awards in this prestigious contest. Rumiano Cheese Company has always put forth a team effort, from the dairies to the stores. Rumiano Cheese Company is proud of everyone involved in the making and distribution of its products,” says Joby Rumiano.
The 26th Annual American Cheese Society Competition had a record turnout in 2009 with 1,327 entries from 197 companies and 32 different states. In 2009 alone, Rumiano Cheese Company has entered three different cheese competitions across the country and received two 1st Place Awards, four 2nd Place Awards, and two 3rd Place Awards. Since 1999, Rumiano Cheese Company has received eleven 1st Place Awards, fourteen 2nd Place Awards, and five 3rd Place Awards.