Easter is rapidly approaching, and although chocolate fans will be rubbing their hands with glee, there is more to Easter than confectionary. Instead of risking a breakout of spots, why not tuck into some delicious cheese? This guide looks at what the Wensleydale Creamery has lined up to bring smiles and a lot fewer spots to people’s faces.
If you’re looking for something special to enjoy this Easter or a gift idea, the Wensleydale Creamery has you covered with its collection of delicious gifts for family and friends. The Creamery is based in Hawes in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales and is home to an irresistible selection of award-winning handcrafted cheese, which it has paired with quality accompaniments from local artisan producers.
From a selection of exclusive luxury hampers, carefully designed deli boxes and fantastic gift sets to treat your loved ones to delicious cheese varieties for a delectable post-Easter Sunday roast cheeseboard; the award-winning Creamery has you spoilt for choice – with products available for home delivery from the Easter Gifting Range on its website.
With an Easter pre-order service available, you can order before midnight, Sunday the 10th of April and have your cheese and gifts delivered in time for the Easter weekend (delivery available to mainland UK). Delivery is free for orders over £50.
Let us take a look at what you can treat yourself to this Easter:
Iconic Hamper, £45
Feast on delicious iconic Yorkshire produce, including four creamy, crumbly Yorkshire Wensleydale Cheese varieties, with Cranberries, Apricots, Stem Ginger, and their Blue, which are all paired perfectly with locally produced Yorkshire Chutneys, Crackers and Fruitcake.
Cheese and Chocolate Tasting Box, £25
Perfect for Easter! The Creamery has teamed up with Yorkshire chocolatier ‘Choc Affair’ to bring this super-indulgent cheese & chocolate tasting experience. Enjoy colourful waxed cheese truckles of Yorkshire Wensleydale, Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries, and Yorkshire Wensleydale & Ginger paired perfectly with three delicious bars (90g) of artisan chocolate. Tasting notes will be included in the box to guide you through this tasting experience.
Luxury Hamper, £85 (Free delivery!)
Treat your loved ones to a luxury hamper, the perfect gift for cheese lovers this Easter! This hamper provides you with all you need to create a cheese experience for all to enjoy. Featuring Yorkshire Wensleydale and Fountains Gold favourites with quality Yorkshire delicacies from local producers, including rich fruit cake, Rosebud Preserves Chutney perfectly paired to accompany the cheese selection, and Cartwright and Butler crackers to complete the serve.
The luxury hamper also comes with a large pack of creamy, crumbly cheese, perfect for serving with fruit cake, along with handcrafted, creamy Blue and a selected bottle of Borsao Garnacha red wine.
Yorkshire Wensleydale and Fruit Cake Gift Set, £12
This gift is a true local delicacy that contains locally made Cockett’s rich Wensleydale fruit cake to serve with the iconic creamy, crumbly and full of flavour Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese. The perfect treat to indulge in this Easter!
Classic Hamper, £35
For a family feast, why not choose a carefully curated selection of award-winning cheeses and local produce with this classic hamper? Including a range of iconic Wensleydale Creamery cheeses and accompaniments, Rosebud Preserves Chutney, Cockett’s rich Wensleydale fruit cake and Cartwright & Butler Oatcakes, this hamper is the perfect Easter gift to get everyone trying a regional delicacy by serving Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese with fruit cake.
Hamper for Families, £100 (free delivery!)
An indulgent delight the whole family will love, the Wensleydale Hamper for Families comes in a beautiful grey wicker basket and is loaded with tasty, creamy, crumbly Yorkshire Wensleydale, rich and mellow Fountains Gold Cheddar and carefully matured blue cheese, as well as sweet treats including natural honeycomb, salted caramel shortbread, fruitcake to pair with your cheese and more! Guaranteed to put a smile on everyone’s face this Easter.
For further information, please visit their website www.wensleydale.co.uk where they have a wide range of beautifully curated luxury hampers and gifts available all year round to suit any occasion.
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