Mondial du Fromage – Tours, France

Mondial du Fromage – International Cheese, Tours – Loire Valley

From Sunday to Tuesday the 3 day  Mondial du Fromage t in Tours, France has a lot to offer!

This biannual event is another big shot the cheese community can’t wait to happen again.
There will be the world contest of the best cheesemonger as well as the international products competition, where in 2019  over all 952 cheeses from 25 countries were presented and in sum won 35 super gold medals. 

But don’t worry – for non professionals there is of course lots to taste, see and talk about!

Fête du Fromage de Vallée d’Aspe- Escot, France

On Sunday 9th of August the anual Fête du Fromage de Vallée d’Aspe takes place for the 27th time!

Here some highlights:

• Cheese and Crafts market
• Cheese contest
• Living farm- Discover the local breeds of the Pyrenees.
• Wine and cheese tasting workshops
• Sheep shearing Workshop
• live music

Today about 190 farms cover an area of 13 villages and are home to many, many ewes, cows and goats – don’t miss out on this great event. The cheeses – I promise – are incredibly delicous!

Want to gather some information before your trip?
[Klick] here for information about some of the producers of the area and the Vallée d’Aspe.