Stilton – The Village with the Famous Cheese

Stilton Village Signpost

Stilton, the Village that Gave the Cheese its Name: I’ve eaten a lot of Stilton cheese over the years, but it never occurred to me to find out where this cheese comes from…until now. Stilton cheese takes its name from Stilton village in the District of Huntingdonshire in the County of Cambridgeshire.  For anyone who’s […]

Interesting Facts about Stilton Cheese

Colston Basset Stilton at the Neil's Yard Cheese shop

Stilton – The King of English Cheeses: Stilton Cheese, the King of English Cheeses takes its name from the Cambridgeshire village of the same name. Apart from tasting delicious, here are some interesting facts about this cheese. Colston Bassett Dairy, Cropwell Bishop, Long Clawson Dairy, Quenby Hall, Tuxford & Tebbutt Creamery and Websters are the […]