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Tesyn is a type of smoked Goat's milk cheese from Cornwall in the United Kingdom. It is made by the firm Cornish Cuisine.

A soft goat's milk cheese, it is smoked over Cornish fruitwoods at the company's smokehouse near the River Fal. In 2002 it won best new cheese at the World Cheese Awards.[1] It also received a gold award at the World Cheese Awards in 2007.[2]

Tesyn means 'cake' in the Cornish language.[3]

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  1. ^ Carol Trewin and Adam Woolfitt, Gourmet Cornwall, Alison Hodge Publishers, 2005, ISBN 9780906720394
  2. ^ "UK | England | Cornwall | Smokehouse emerges as big cheese". BBC News. 2007-03-17. Retrieved 2013-11-08.
  3. ^ "Cornish Language - - Newquay's Finest". Newquaysfinest.co.uk. 2007-09-15. Retrieved 2013-11-08.