In our spotlight series on suppliers of artisan cheese, today we go behind the scenes with Cartmel Cheeses.
Located on the Southern edge of the Lake District National Park in the beautiful town of Cartmel, their shop is a haven for cheese lovers with a knowledgeable team to guide you through the very best artisan cheeses.
Cartmel Cheeses pride themselves on sourcing top quality, award winning artisan cheeses direct from the cheesemakers. Their on site temperature controlled maturing area within the shop ensures each cheese is matured to perfection for their customers. Providing not only their customers directly from the shop, they also supply top restaurants in the area, including Michelin 3 star restaurant, L’Enclume. All their customers appreciate the experience, advice and expertise shared by the team at Cartmel Cheeses.
If you live locally or are visiting the area, the shop offers more than just delicious artisan cheeses. Their delicatessen offers a range of chutneys, biscuits, sauces and even truffles and some lovely gifts that are perfect for a foodie friend or loved one.
For true cheese lovers, the team can create the perfect cheese cake for your special occasion. Whether you’re looking for a cheese cake for a wedding, anniversary or birthday celebration, Ian and the team are on hand to advise and create your perfect cheese cake.
During the lighter months from March to October, you can take your visit to a new level and enjoy Pizza available every Friday and Saturday, 4.30pm-8.30pm.
For those who can’t visit in person, their easy to use website shares the wonderful range of cheeses, deli produce and gifts and of course our very own award winning Tunworth and Winslade! Their pride in delivering the best quality produce is evident with their online orders being posted in protective packaging to ensure it is received in pristine condition.