The National Milk Producers Federation honored Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery with the Chairman’s Trophy for its Antonella Pepperoni and Marinara Cheese this week, recognizing Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery for producing the best cheese in the nationwide Championship Cheese Contest. Ellsworth also received several other awards in multiple categories.
The National Milk Producers Federation is comprised of a majority of the dairy cooperatives in the United States with its members marketing more than two-thirds of the U.S. milk supply.
“Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery cheeses continue to be recognized for their world-class quality thanks to the hard work of our farmers and employees,” said Paul Bauer, CEO and general manager of Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery. “We are proud to be recognized by the National Milk Producers Federation and want to thank all those who made receiving these awards possible.