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Blacksticks Blue teams up with Keswick Mountain Festival

Blacksticks Blue teams up with Keswick Mountain Festival

Keswick Mountain Festival When: 9th – 11th June Where: Keswick, Lake District, Cumbria Blacksticks Blue is the perfect blue cheese for those who have that spirit of adventure, the type of people who love nothing more than a challenge, trying something new, getting a bit muddy in the name of good fun and exercise. It’s […]

The Blacksticks Blue 10K Road Race 2017

The Blacksticks Blue 10K Road Race 2017

Blacksticks Blue 10K Road Race Sunday 7th May 2017 Starting at 10am Blacksticks Blue are proud to announce that the annual Blacksticks 10K road race will take place on Sunday 7th May 2017 at 10am. Now in its 7th year, this Bowland Beauty is a must for both seasoned runners and those simply looking to […]

5 Reasons Blacksticks Blue is Better Than a Woman This Valentine’s Day

5 Reasons Blacksticks Blue is Better Than a Woman This Valentine’s Day

It’s that time of year again, where everyone you see seems to be loved up and happy in anticipation of the most romantic day of the year. If you are one of those people, then good for you, sincerely, we’re glad you’re happy. However, if it’s not, then that’s ok too! Singletons of the world, […]

5 Reasons Blacksticks Blue is Better Than a Man This Valentine’s Day

5 Reasons Blacksticks Blue is Better Than a Man This Valentine’s Day

It’s that time of year again, where everyone you see seems to be loved up and happy in anticipation of the most romantic day of the year. If you are one of those people, then good for you, sincerely, we’re glad you’re happy. However, if it’s not, then that’s ok too! Singletons of the world, […]

2015: A great year for British Farmhouse Cheese

2015: A great year for British Farmhouse Cheese

Award Winning British Farmhouse Cheeses Every cheese we sell has been hand made with passion by our highly skilled cheesemakers using fresh, local British milk. All of it is made to be enjoyed but it is especially lovely when the outstanding quality of our cheese is recognised by an award and we are very proud […]

Looking Forward to Easter?

Looking Forward to Easter?

Easter is a time of family gatherings and at this time of year we get a lift from the oncoming spring, lighter days and warmer weather. As livestock goes out to grass, the milk becomes richer and our cheesemaking skills are fully engaged in making our very best cheeses for summer eating and also those […]