Cheese Dimensions for Wedding Cakes

Here’s a handy list of cheese sizes, shapes and dimensions, so you can get an idea of different cheeses and their heights.

It will also help if you want to substitute one layer of cheese with another or build your own cheese wedding cake tower.

These are listed by Diameter (cm) x Height (cm) x Weight; starting from the smallest (top tier).

Hebden Goat 6.5 x 2.5 x 100g
Amalthea 8 x 3.5 x 150g
Dorstone 6.5 x 5 x 200g
Langres 7 x 5 x 180g
Finn 9 x 5 x 200g

Winslade 10 x 3.5 x 300g
Tunworth / Baby Baron Bigod 11 x 3 x 250g

Yorkshire Pecorino 15.5 x 7 x 1.5kg
Leeds Blue 15.5 x 9 x 1.7kg
Fellstone Truckle 11.5 x 7.5 x 1kg
St Andrews Cheddar Truckle 11.5 x 7.5 x1kg
Kirkham’s Lancashire Truckle 11.5 x 7.5 x 1kg
Richard III Wensleydale 13.5 x 8 x 1.1kg
1/2 Baby Stilton. 14.5 x 7 x 1.2 kg

1/2 Devon, Harbourne, Beenleigh Blue, Lanark. 19 x 5 x 1.5 kg
Cote Hill Blue 21 x 4.5 x 1.2 kg
1/2 Fellstone 20 x 5 x 1.5kg
Midi Baron Bigod 20 x 3.5 x 1kg
1/3 Stichelton, Young Buck, Sparkenhoe Blue  21 x 10 x 2.6kg

 

1/3 Hafod Cheddar. 23 x 7.5 x 3.3 kg
Gorwydd Caerphilly. 24 x 8.5 x 4.2 kg
1/3 Kirkham’s Lancashire (Midi). 25 x 8.5 x 3.3 kg
1/2 Killeen 25 x 4.5 x 2.5kg
1/2 Dale End Cheddar. 26 x 6 x 4 kg
1/3 Anster, St Andrews Cheddar  28 x 6 x 3.3 kg
Baron Bigod Brie. 30 x 4 x 2.6kg

 

1/3 Kirkham’s Lancashire (Large). 31 x 8 x 6 kg
Ogleshield. 32 x 8 x 6 kg
1/3 Traditional West-Country Cheddar (Keen’s Montgomery’s, or Westcombe). 33 x 8 x 9 kg
1/2 Sparkenhoe Red Leicester 34 x 8 x 10 kg
Brie de Meaux. 35 x 3 x 3kg