Welcome to CAIS – The Association of Irish Farmhouse Cheesemakers!
Irish Farmhouse Cheeses represent creativity and innovation with respect for traditional, craft and simplicity. Our cheeses offer the complex world of retailing and foodservice a simple product which appeals to today’s consumer. Traceability of Irish farmhouse cheese extends not just to a region, but to a small valley, a townland, a family. Through the CAIS network, we work together to share experiences, pool resources, network and troubleshoot, while promoting our sector under the Irish Farmhouse Cheese umbrella.
IRISH CHEESE AWARDS 2019
The Irish Cheese community came together at the Gala Awards Dinner in Cork on 7th November to find out the winners from Judging day which took place in Dublin in October. AND THE WINNER IS…