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California Dairy Families Celebrate American Cheese Month by Declaring State “Cheese & Wine Country”

TRACY, Calif. (Oct 1, 2019) – October is American Cheese Month and California’s dairy farmers are renaming the state “Cheese and Wine Country” in recognition of the award-winning cheesemaking heritage that grew alongside its wine industry and pairing the state’s most noteworthy specialties formally together in a new way.

Real California Cheeses Bring Home 50 Awards at American Cheese Society Competition in Richmond, VA

TRACY, Calif. – August 2, 2019 – Cow’s milk cheese and dairy processors that use the Real California Milk seal brought home 50 awards from the 2019 annual cheese competition held by the American Cheese Society (ACS), July 31-August 3, 2019 in Richmond, Va.  


Tracy, Calif. – July 31, 2019 – Consumers’ changing lifestyles have increased the demand for healthy food and beverage options that align with consumer values. While milk is the original functional beverage, the unique wholesome values of milk have been overlooked in our busy, chaotic lives.

Real California Milk Partners with Top Celebrity Chef Melissa King to Kick Off June Dairy Month and Celebrate the Special Occasions of Summer, California-Style

TRACY, Calif. (June 12, 2019) – June is Dairy Month and marks the kickoff of summer celebration season. The two go hand-in-hand as families honor everyone from dads and grads to newlyweds with real food and family fun. Real California Milk is bringing the party home with ideas from top celebrity chef Melissa King and tips for pairing cheese, wine and flowers to make every event a California-style occasion.

California native, King, is helping to celebrate California’s vibrant dairy community with two creative takes on summer favorites – Grilled Cheese and Street Corn.

National Pizza Contest Offers Chefs, Students Up to $25,000 for Innovative Recipes Using Real California Cheese

Tracy, Calif. – January 31, 2019 – The California Milk Advisory Board (CMAB) today announced the 2019 Real California Pizza Contest – a search for the best pizza recipes using Real California Cheese. The contest, which awards prize money totaling $25,000 for the most innovative use of cow’s milk cheeses from California, is open to professional chefs and culinary students throughout the U.S.

California Milk Advisory Board Presents “Gold Seal Award” to Pinnacle Food Sales for Support of Real California Cheese and Dairy in the Southeast

Tracy, Calif. – January 29, 2019 – The California Milk Advisory Board (CMAB) recently announced the presentation of a Golden Seal Award to Mark Finocchio, President of Pinnacle Food Sales of Florida, in recognition for “Outstanding Achievement” in sales and promotion of California cheese in the Southeast.

Stress-Free Holiday Entertaining Tips

The holiday season is meant for spending quality time with friends and family, not stressing out over hosting. With some simple tips, you can cut down on hectic preparations while creating a memorable holiday full of food and fun guests can savor.

Consider these suggestions from the entertaining experts at Real California Milk:

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