Rogue River Blue. This “12 cheeses of Christmas” choice was named World Champion at the 2020 World Cheese Awards (the first time an American made cheese has received that honor). Rogue River Blue hails from thegreat state of Oregon, where it is enrobed in Syrah grape leaves that have been t bathed in pear brandy. With rich, full flavors of vanilla, toffee, truffle and fig- Rogue River needs no accompaniment as it shine’s spectacularly on it’s own. Fun Fact: released on the autumnal equinox each year.