Specialty Cheese Experts for Over 40 Years

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Norseland, Inc.

Norseland, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of TINE SA, Norway’s largest co-operative of dairy farmers. Originally formed in 1978 to import Jarlsberg® wheels to the US, Norseland now represents a diverse portfolio of both owned and partner specialty food brands. We use traditional recipes and generations of farming knowledge to bring real food to your table. But we know 21st century food isn’t just about the taste...we aim to contribute to a global food future that is ethically produced, sustainable, and good-for-you.

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Garcia Baquero
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Lotito Foods Logo
Lotito Foods
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Old Amsterdam
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Imported from Norway | With a World of Possibilities

Brunost is a traditional Norwegian cheese that brings a part of Norway to your table. Made from a unique blend of the finest Norwegian cow & goat milk with cow’s cream, it has a rich caramel taste with a slight hint of sharpness. Use a cheese planer to thinly slice, and enjoy on bread, as a topping, or as an ingredient.

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Creamy Goat Cheeses | French Heritage 

For more than 30 years, Couturier has been dedicated to making the creamiest goat cheese on the market. Our goat logs are found at specialty cheese and gourmet shops around the world.  We bring our French roots and expertise to our Hudson Valley facility in New York State, where we use the same premium European ingredients and classic French cheesemaking techniques that guarantee the authentic taste and experience of Couturier. 

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100% Cheese Wraps | Keto-Friendly! 

Folios Cheese Wraps are made from 100% all-natural cheese. A deliciously creative and convenient way to enjoy artisan cheese your way, everyday! These naturally lactose and gluten free cheese wraps are an ideal alternative for tortillas and bread. With only 1g carbs per serving, these wraps are keto diet friendly, an excellent source of protein and calcium, with no additives or preservatives! They have exploded in popularity, especially with the low-carb keto-diet community. Available in Parmesan, Cheddar, or Jarlsberg. 

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Try a Taste of Spain!

Garcia Baquero came to life as a small livestock farm that produced only two or three small cheeses per day. Today, they are the largest producer of Spanish cheese globally. This family of proud master cheesemakers built their foundation with handcrafted cheese using milk from indigenous sheep, grazing on the mineral rich pastures of Castilla, La Mancha. Cultivating their own starter cultures, Garcia Baquero produces stellar, award winning cheeses with rich, complex flavor profiles & textures.

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Italy’s Number 1 Gorgonzola

 IGOR® has been family-owned since 1935: three generations have honed their traditional recipes and modern, cutting edge production techniques and technology. IGOR’s recipe has remained unchanged for over 80 years…just a few simple ingredients yield Gorgonzola with authentic taste and unparalleled quality. Passion, tradition, and innovation: these are the keys to Igor’s success, earning them the title “Italy’s #1 Gorgonzola” and awards from around the globe.

Piccante, Dolce, Organic Piccante and Organic Dolce available.

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Finest British Cheeses

Ilchester® Cheese was born in 1962 when founder Ken Seaton discovered that he could keep his cheddar fresh by dipping it in beer! Tasting rather good, Beer Cheese was created…We pride ourselves on the quality of our cheeses; we aim to surprise and delight you with an ever-evolving collection of British specialty cheeses. Our product development team are passionate foodies who use a wide variety of different ingredients when creating our cheese. Some of our best-tasting and award winning cheeses include Applewood®, Ilchester® Beer Cheese. Ilchester® Wensleydale and Cranberry, Ilchester® Wensleydale with Apricots and the mouth-watering Ilchester® Double Gloucester.

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Life’s Best Served with Jarlsberg®

One of Amercia’s favorite specialty cheese brands, Jarlsberg® is famous around the world for its characteristic mild, mellow, nutty flavor and large round holes. Jarlsberg® is a wonderfully versatile cheese for any occasion - it’s easy to pair, with endless cheeseboard possibilities! Since the cheese melts so well, Jarlsberg® tastes delicious on sandwiches, fondues, quiches and on hot dishes. Although it originated in Norway, it is also produced in Ohio and Ireland under licenses from Norwegian dairy producers. 

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Retail and Foodservice Solutions

For over 100, spanning 4 generations, Lotito’s gifted cheese makers have transformed a small family creamery into a market leader. Their diverse capabilities include primary manufacturing, custom blending, and shaping packaging for a vast array of cheeses -- this enables an innovation process that finds effective solutions for retail and foodservice challenges. Lotitos provides products in several brands, including Gabriella, Folios, and Suprema. The new line of frozen specialty foods are imported from Italy and made fresh from traditional, all-natural ingredients. 

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The Gold Standard of Aged Gouda

Old Amsterdam is a multi-award winning aged gouda that’s imported from Holland. The original recipe is family-owned and a well-guarded secret. Old Amsterdam has a rich, full-flavor with butterscotch undertones and a smooth, dense structure sparked with ripening crystals. The cheese is a resounding success in both domestic and foreign markets; Old Amsterdam is sold in more than 60 countries around the world.

Old Amsterdam is a brand from the Westland Family. A family company established in 1936, it was the first company in Holland to come up with a branded cheese strategy and still is year-to-date the largest privately owned branded-cheese company in Holland. Nowadays the third generation is running the company, which is still 100% family owned.

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Italy’s Number 1 Parmigiano Reggiano 

Parmissimo brand Parmigiano Reggiano cheese is the top brand in Italy. Parmigiano Reggiano is a “Protected Designation of Origin” (PDO) cheese, meaning that it is made in a specific area of northern Italy. PDO Parmigiano Reggiano can only be produced in this area, and only with milk from cows bred in this area. Parmissimo offers multiple PDO options, including Organic, Aged 30 Month, and PDO Red Cow.  Parmissimo is excellent shaved over an arugula salad, grated over roasted veggies or use the rind in a hearty soup.

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Fresh Spreadable Cheese | Imported from the Mountains of Norway

Snøfrisk is a fresh, spreadable cheese imported from Norway, made with 80% goats' milk and 20% cows' cream. This makes it spreadable like a cream cheese, with the slight tanginess and health benefits of goat's milk. The flavors are made with fresh, Norwegian ingredients, including Red Onion & Thyme, Dill, Wild Garlic, and Horseradish. It makes breakfast, lunch, and snacking easy and healthy: spread on bagels, sandwiches and wraps, top salads, crackers, flatbreads and can dip in vegetables and fruits.

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Goat Cheeses Imported from France

Founded in 1895 in the Poitou-Charentes region of France, the Soignon brand is recognized as France’s number one producer of premium goat cheese. With more than 100 years of traditional French cheese making experience, Soignon is now globally renowned as the most desirable brand of imported goat cheese. The line now offers a broad range of goat and mixed milk cheeses that can also be used in a variety of culinary applications, from our ripened logs to goat bries and spreadable, whipped chevre.

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Our diverse portfolio of brands represents world-class procedures and farmers

Our diverse portfolio of brands represents world-class procedures and farmers

Norseland brings globally produced premium specialty food to US consumers. Our diverse portfolio fits any table, in or out of home. Our generations of craft, expertise, and passion enrich every meal.

Food Solutions: Innovation for Foodservice & Retail

Food Solutions: Innovation for Foodservice & Retail

Customized blends and sizes, foodservice solutions that reduce waste and save time, or innovative new formats like Folios Cheese Wraps - we encourage our partners to continuously bring us their challenges. Whether a customer is looking to optimize one kitchen or a chain of five hundred, we have the ability to integrate into your supply chain and efficiently scale volumes to meet your needs. 

Farmer Owned: TINE is owned by about 10,000 farmers

Farmer Owned: TINE is owned by about 10,000 farmers

Their farming traditions, knowledge, and passion is the foundation of our business. From the pristine Norwegian countryside to the mineral-rich pastures of Spain and green fields of Ireland, our aim is to produce delicious foods from clean, raw materials, with close interaction between nature, agriculture, consumers, and trade. 

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