A cheese advent calendar is coming to New Zealand just in time for Christmas!

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Listen up, cheese-lovers!

If you're not a fan of a chocolate advent calendar, or you just like cheese, like a lot, then this is for you ...

After a long wait, the world’s first cheese advent calendar finally hits New Zealand shelves from the UK!

All 24 kinds of cheese are encased in fridge-door friendly packaging with cheesy jokes behind each door. Perfect for any cheese lover, this advent calendar is a great way to try new cheeses and just have an excuse to eat more cheese!

Every day you will discover and enjoy UK cheese varieties that aren’t available anywhere else in

The 24 20g cheeses contained in the advent calendar include: Applewood® Smoked Flavoured Cheddar Cheese; Applewood® Vintage Smoked Flavoured Cheddar Cheese; Mexicana® Cheddar Cheese with Mixed Peppers; Ilchester® Mature Cheddar Cheese and more!

This exclusive ‘24 days of Cheesemas’ festive treat is priced at $30, so be sure to pick one up soon as they won’t be on the shelves for long!

Calendars will be available at Countdown, New World & Pak’n’Save supermarkets nationwide.