Dedicated to the production and advancement of Vermont cheese

Delicious ways to visit Vermont this summer

Consider The Hunt our region by region insider’s guide to exploring Vermont!

The Hunt provides regional “clue” packets that can guide you on beautiful countryside adventures that will have you exploring outdoor and active experiences for all levels, Vermont’s unique history, and of course our cheeses!  And for those who like competitions – if you “complete” a clue packet, you can also enter to win a free box of AMAZING Vermont cheeses shipped right to your door!  Some people use The Hunt as a personal guide when visiting the state … some use it to play … how you use it is up to you!

The Hunt

Explore the Vermont Cheese Trail

We have over 55 different cheesemakers in Vermont and you can visit them in every corner of the state!  You can use the Vermont Cheese Trail to see who is open to the public and when, who offers tours or cheesemaking viewing, and where they are.  Use the trail to craft your own visit to Vermont, knowing you will eat VERY well along the way!

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LOOKING FOR GIFT IDEAS?

Check Out Our Gift Guide for the Cheese Lover

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LOOKING TO GEEK OUT WITH THE BEST OF THE CURD NERDS?

Check out our online course, The Science of Farmstead Cheese!

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WHERE TO BUY VERMONT CHEESES

Chefs should visit our For Chefs page.  Retail buyers should visit our For Retailers page.  Consumers and visitors to Vermont should use one of the links below!

BUY IN VERMONT

Visit a cheesemaker directly, check out a farmers market, or find a local shop!

FIND OUT HOW

ORDER ONLINE

Buy from a cheesemaker you love, a specialty cheese shop in Vermont, or a store near you…

SHOP ONLINE

FIND A STORE NEAR YOU OUTSIDE OF VT

Buy from a store or grocery that stocks Vermont cheese and is local to you.

FIND A LOCAL STORE

VERMONT CHEESE TRAIL

Screen Shot 2014-11-21 at 12.22.25 PMVisit the Vermont Cheese Trail Map to explore our cheesemaking members who produce over 150 varieties of award winning artisan and farmstead cheese. Many farms have visting and tour hours, and a retail store!

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • The Hunt

    July 3 @ 8:00 am - October 24 @ 5:00 pm
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Award Winning

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2015 GOOD FOOD AWARDS

VERMONT CREAMERY
Bonne Bouche, Coupole, & Cremont

von TRAPP FARMSTEAD
Mad River Blue & Mt. Alice

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2014 WORLD CHEESE AWARDS

Best Unpasteurized Cheese in the World:
Cellars at Jasper Hill: Bayley Hazen Blue

Vermont cheesemakers brought home many awards at the 2014 World Cheese Awards

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WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP CHEESE CONTENT

Our members brought home 1st, 2nd, 3rd place, and Best of Class awards.

Cabot Creamery, Cellars at Jasper Hill, and Grafton Village Cheese

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ASSOCIATED PROGRAMS

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