Eden Chieftain

by Appleby Creamery | Located 22 miles from Basecamp North Lakes


Artisan Mature cheese

Eden Chieftain’s creamy mature cheese is handmade in Appleby’s Cumbrian creamery, perfect for cheddar enthusiasts.

More Info about our cooking cheese

Suitable for melting into sauces, this mature cheese will help to add depth and rich flavours. Made from pasteurised cow’s milk, this cheddar-style cheese is ideal for vegetarians.

Award-winning vintage cheddar

This award-winning close texture mature cheddar style cheese has a creamy texture, ideal for a range of dishes. With a vintage maturity, Eden Chieftain creamy cheese has a well-rounded flavour, ideal for those who love traditional cheddar cheese.


Nestled in the Eden Valley in Cumbria, Appleby Creamery produces a wide range of distinctive and characterful cheeses ranging from soft cheeses, such as blue, brie and smoked brie to hard varieties, including cheddar and caerphilly-style cheeses.

Run by cheese enthusiasts, the creamery operates as part of the Cows & Co Group – which includes Stephenson’s of Appleby, a traditional greengrocers on the main street

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