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).

Crottin de Chavignol. 5 x 3 x 120g
Perroche. 6 x 5 x 150g
Battlefield Blue. 6.5 x 5 x 200g
Dorstone. 6.5 x 5 x 200g
Langres. 7 x 5 x 180g
Chaource. 8 x 6 x 250g

Finn. 9 x 5 x 200g
Tunworth, Camembert, Livarot. 11 x 3 x 250g

Fourme d’Ambert. 12 x 9 x 1.2 kg
Cashel, Crozier Blue. 13.5 x 9 x 1.4 kg
1/2 Midi Wensleydale. 13.5 x 8 x 1.2 kg
1/2 Baby Stilton. 14.5 x 7 x 1.2 kg
Coulommiers, Fougerus. 15.5 x 5 x 800g

Tomme de Savoie. 18.5 x 6 x 1.6 kg
Manchego. 19 x 9 x 3 kg
1/2 Devon, Harbourne, Beenleigh Blue. 19 x 5 x 3 kg
1/3 Appleby’s Cheshire (Midi). 19 x 8 x 2.6 kg
Bleu des Causses, Bleu d’Auvergne, Roquefort. 19 x 9.5 x 2.4 kg
Large Richard III / Kit Calvert Wensleydale. 20 x 14 x 3kg.
Cote Hill Blue. 21 x 4.5 x 1.2 kg
1/3 Stilton, Shropshire Blue. 21 x 10 x 2.7 kg

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 Dale End Cheddar. 26 x 6 x 4 kg
1/3 Anster. 28 x 9 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. 34.5 x 8 x 10 kg
Brie de Meaux. 35 x 3 x 3kg