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accompaniments

How Many Accompaniments On A Plate?


Tart fruits, unsalted nuts, hot and sweet spread—cheese plate accompaniments depend on the course it is served as. But the mantra is to keep it simple!

cheese storage

What’s The Best Way To Store Cheese At Home?


No matter the cheese type, stash the tub in the refrigerator. Cheese storage at home should be temporary—just long enough for you to enjoy it at its peak.

halloumi

Why Don’t Halloumi and Other Grilling Cheeses Melt?


The science behind the meltability of cheeses

rose

Any General Rules for Pairing Sparkling Wine with Cheese?


Bubbly beverages play nicely with most, but not all, types of fromage

grana

Are Some Cheeses Lower in Calories and Fat Than Others?


Grating cheeses are one great lower-fat option

fondue

What Cheeses Are Best for Making Fondue?


Not all cheeses are equal in a fondue pot

Gruyere aging

How Does Temperature Affect Cheese Aging?


Determining the proper aging temperature is crucial to producing the optimal wheel

Artisanal cheese. Photo credit: Lisa Kelly

Why Doesn’t Artisan Cheese Packaging List Nutritional Information?


There are two main reasons why small-batch cheesemakers aren’t required to include it on their products