michael lee fine cheeses ltd imports a wide range of cheeses from across europe, carefully selecting a range of dairy farm and creamery based producers from france, italy, greece, denmark, switzerland, spain and germany. we also import other fine foods including charcuterie, marinated vegetables and other chef´s store cupboard ingredients.

michael lee fine cheeses ltd mature a number of cheeses on site, using our specialist knowledge to bring each cheese to perfect maturity as and when required by our clients.

michael lee fine cheeses ltd distributes its products across yorkshire and as far as hull, scotch corner and north derbyshire. we can also deliver further a field with delivery prices on application. we hold a huge amount of stock at our wholesale premises in yorkshire, allowing us to fulfil orders quickly and ensure optimum quality control.

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yorkshire's largest leading independent specialist cheese wholesaler, stocking over 300 cheeses.


7 reasons to be pleased with michael lee cheese:

  • select from a delicious array of over 400 cheeses
  • sink your teeth into our quality guarantee with every cheese
  • avoid disappointment with our promise of 99% availability
  • ensure timely delivery with tailored schedules to table top and counter
  • sample top tips from our cheese champion with 30 years in the business
  • share our taste for innovation with new cheeses like barncliffe brie
  • indulge in a variety of exclusive products

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valuing your business

yorkshire-based fine cheeses ltd is a specialist business to business wholesaler, which is pleased to supply you with a vast selection of gourmet cheeses and associated products including charcuterie, meat products, tapas and chef’s store cupboard items.

as one of our valued clients you can rely on our extensive experience of the retail and wholesale markets, supplying many of the top delicatessens, gastro pubs, hotels, restaurants, farm shops and butchers in yorkshire and the north of england.

our speciality gourmet cheeses have proved so popular that they have graced the tables of tony blair, the english football team, the japanese embassy, the royal party opening of the commonwealth games, high-profile corporate event venues such as magna in rotherham and prestigious yorkshire football clubs such as elland road’s leeds united fc and sheffield wednesday.

a wealth of cheese choices for you

as one of yorkshire’s top cheese wholesalers, fine cheeses ltd buys its gourmet cheeses direct from artisan manufacturers, importing from recognised specialists across the world and maturing cheeses in-house, as required.

we supply over three hundred types of artisan and speciality cheeses of hard, semi-soft, soft and fresh varieties, including yorkshire cheeses, english cheeses, scottish cheeses, welsh cheeses, irish cheeses, french cheeses, italian cheeses, dutch cheeses, spanish cheeses, swiss cheeses, danish cheeses, scandinavian cheeses and german cheeses. we even make fabulous cheese wedding cakes for those who think that their big day is already sweet enough!

we are legally allowed to chop and grate cheese to order at our new purpose-built premises in featherstone, west yorkshire and currently grate approximately two tonnes of cheese per week. we have our own unique gourmet cheeses and have been given exclusive wholesaler distribution rights across yorkshire to supply the exciting new yorkshire barncliff brie.

your choice of charcuterie and chefs’ basics

we can also supply you with a wide range of charcuterie, meat products, tapas and chef’s store cupboard ingredients such as olive oil, olives, stuffed peppers and pastry cases.

stock held for you for quick delivery

unlike many wholesalers, we hold a huge amount of stock at our wholesale premises in yorkshire. not only does this allow us to fulfil orders quickly, but it also ensures optimum quality control of products prior to dispatch, meaning that product returns are virtually nil.

with deliveries using our own refrigerated vehicles across yorkshire and as far as hull, scotch corner and north derbyshire, fine cheeses ltd can also deliver further a field with delivery prices on application.