Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center
1 John Nolen Drive
Madison, WI 53703
Judging – March 1-3, 2022
The World Championship Cheese Contest® is the world’s premier technical cheese, butter, and yogurt competition. The World Contest has been hosted by the Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association biennially since 1957.
The next World Championship Cheese Contest will be held March 1-3, 2022 at the Monona Terrace Convention Center in Madison, Wisconsin, USA.
Entries are evaluated by a team of skilled technical judges from all over the world. Starting from a maximum possible 100 points, deductions are made for various defects found by each judge. Defects are noted in the areas of flavor, body and texture, salt, color, finish, packaging, and other appropriate attributes.
A Gold medal, Silver medal and Bronze medal are awarded to the three highest-scoring entries in each class.