Without a doubt, original Emmentaler cheese is indeed Swiss. But what is it, exactly? And why are other cheeses with big holes made elsewhere in the world also called Emmentaler?
What happens when you wash cheese in brine and beer? Amazing flavor and a whole lot of stink.
With a helping hand from our old pal Science, we’re going to get to the bottom of what makes cheese melt and which melting cheeses are best for what
The difference between “parmesan” and “Parmigiano Reggiano” is a hot topic in the cheese world… and a mystery to most everyone else
Learn about Imokilly Regato, Ireland’s one and only PDO cheese!
Virtually unknown in the US before 1970, fresh goat cheese (known as chèvre) has a history dating back over a thousand years, and a flavor just as impressive
Cheesemakers grapple with new GMO-labeling laws
Vegetarian with a sour-bitter twist, these Portuguese cheeses throw a delicious, delicious curveball
Any type of cheese – soft or hard – can be smoked to add a rich, deep flavor that increases complexity and interest to anything you add it to
This broad category encompasses a lot of our favorite cheese varieties, from delicate wrinkled French goat cheeses to powerfully pungent squares of Tallegio