July 27, 2011

il Giardino® Italian cheeses and The Wine of the Month Club Team Up to Unveil ‘The Perfect Pair’

RICHFIELD, Wis., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The cheeses and wines of Italy combine to make "The Perfect Pair" in DCI Cheese Company's ("DCI") newest enter-to-win contest. This August and September, consumers are invited to visit www.IlGiardinoCheese.com to access a wide variety of recipes, serving suggestions and wine pairings that are designed to perfectly complement the flavors of il Giardino Italian cheeses. While on the website, consumers can also enter for their chance to win a one-year membership to The Wine of the Month Club.

Il Giardino has been bringing U.S. consumers the finest Italian cheeses for nearly two decades. The line is available in bulk and retail sizes and includes a full range of top quality cheeses, each specially selected to capture the true flavor and essence of Italy.

In-store shelf talkers with tear pads featuring a coupon for il Giardino cheeses can be found in participating retailers throughout the August 1-September 30 contest. Additionally, consumers with smart phones can connect directly to www.IlGiardinoCheese.com via the promotional display's QR code to access the online entry form or to view recipes and wine pairings.

"Nothing goes better with great Italian cheese than great Italian wine," says Katie Jury, DCI's Marketing Manager. "We designed this promotion to make the pairing process as easy as possible for consumers, allowing them to enjoy the flavors of Italy without the stress of finding the perfect pair."

Details about il Giardino's "The Perfect Pair" will be available at www.IlGiardinoCheese.com throughout the promotion.

About DCI Cheese Company

Richfield, Wisconsin-based DCI Cheese Company has been an innovative leader in the cheese industry since 1975. The company markets and sells a broad range of imported and domestic specialty cheese brands including il Giardino®, Joan of Arc®, King's Choice®, Nikos®, Organic Creamery® and Salemville®, among others. DCI's value-added products can be found in restaurants, grocery stores, club stores and specialty shops across the country. For more information on DCI Cheese Company and its portfolio of brands, visit www.dcicheeseco.com.

SOURCE DCI Cheese Company