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While a year later in 2006, about 80,000 visitors descended on the town for the three-day Big Cheese weekend.
In the days of the Raj, it was common for Anglo-Indians to refer to something outstanding as "the real chiz" which gradually developed into the big cheese.
Sue Osborne enjoys herself at the Big Cheese PETER BOLTER
Or try one of their new pizzas including the Triple Pepperoni, The Big Cheese or the BBQ Pulled Pork & Cheese.
Runners-up: Royal Welsh Show in Builth Wells and Caerphilly Big Cheese Festival.
This 3- year-old orange tabby male is definitely the big cheese at the shelter.
One of the main highlights on the festival calendar in South Wales kicked off as Caerphilly's Big Cheese was held for its 14th year running.
Spotted in the Christie's sale of the Casimir Collection of Metalware 1500-1900 (featured on these pages recently) the late 19th century nickel brass dog collar is stamped "Sandbach" and with the name of the creature's owner - "WCox", who was obviously a big cheese in the South Cheshire market town.
And, if you impress, there's the chance to climb the PepsiCo ladder quicker then you can say big cheese.
TALKING of German legends, national manager Jurgen Klinsmann trod on the toes of big cheese Franz Beckenbauer when he called for the 2006 World Cup to break with tradition and allow defending champions Brazil, and not the hosts, to play the fisrt match.
Pizza lovers also will be eligible to win Big Cheese T-shirts and remote-control PT Cruiser cars.
Available from their stand in the Food Hall at The Big Cheese in Caerphilly today and tomorrow CWM Rhondda Ales was established on the family farm above Treorchy in 2015 and they produce a range of beers, both bottled and on draught.
ADMISSION: Free The Big Cheese & Beer Expo is a major highlight of the NI Year of Food and Drink programme, shining a spotlight on some of the finest craft beers and cheeses being produced locally as part of Brewing and Distilling month.
THERE were cheesy grins all round at Caerphilly's Big Cheese Festival at Caerphilly Castle over the weekend.