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How Cheesemakers Eat Their Cheese: Friesago


Have you ever wondered how a cheesemaker eats their own cheese? After all, they have the most access to it and, undoubtedly, eat more of it than any of us no matter how obsessed we are with their cheese. It only makes sense that they have the best pairing suggestions and recipe ideas.  That’s why we decided […]

Cherry Ricotta Cheese-Infused Truffle from Katherine Anne Confections

I’m in Love with these Cheese-Infused Truffles


A Chicago confectioner is taking chocolate and cheese pairings to the next level with these cheese-infused truffles!

Andy Swinscoe of The Courtyard Dairy of North Yorkshire, England

The Risks and Rewards of Raw Milk Cheese


Does raw milk cheese pose a risk to health? And does it really taste better? Andy Swinscoe of The Courtyard Dairy in the UK tells all. From Parmigiano Reggiano and Roquefort to Brie de Meaux and Comté, many of the iconic, traditional European cheeses proudly state they must be made with raw milk—and as many […]

The Best Smoked Cheeses to Eat Right Now


Summer is just around the corner and that means it’s cookout season. Those summer grill sessions call for more than just good company and crisp brews: You’ll need plenty of cheese to knock back while you cook. We all know that smoky, charred flavor is great on meats and veg—but don’t stop there: There’s a […]

Cheese Subscriptions

10 Subscriptions Every Cheese Lover Needs


These days, there’s a subscription box for everything. Cheese lovers, you’ll be pleased to know that you’re covered on the fromage front: With several brands selling cheese subscriptions, your next cheese crush can be delivered right to your doorstep. We’ve rounded up some of the cheesiest subscription boxes on the market, so all you have […]

Whole Foods Cheese

How to Buy Cheese at Whole Foods


So it’s hump day: You’re looking for a midweek pick me up. Or maybe it’s Friday; you’ve survived the week, time to throw down some cheddar. Okay maybe it’s Monday, or Saturday, or the third Thursday of the month, and you’ve just endured your ninth bridal shower of the year and your annual review didn’t […]

Cheesemakers Commit to Eco-Friendly Practices


More and more creameries across the country are committing to environmentally-friendly practices. While the dairy industry hasn’t always been known for going green, this new trend is a perfect example of how innovative and forward-thinking the cheese industry is. Check out how the Organic Vallet Co-Op and the Farm at Doe Run are working to […]

5 Ways to Celebrate Raw Milk Cheese Appreciation Day


Cheese lovers, here’s more cause for celebration: Raw Milk Cheese Appreciation Day is next Saturday, April 21, 2018.  Join the global cheese community in a toast to the history-laden and microbe-rich goodness of raw milk cheese. It’s the fourth annual affair, hosted by our friends at Oldways Cheese Coalition. But why raw milk? According to […]

Reggiana Revival

How One Parmigiano Saved an Ancient Breed of Cattle


It’s a balmy afternoon in Reggio Emilia, Italy, and I’m standing in a barn with a cow breeder named Marco Prandi, staring into his phone. “Allora cerchiamo la natività…” he mutters to himself while scrolling through Google Image search results. Thumbnail-size paintings of nativity scenes from artists in bygone eras whiz by until, finally, he […]

Little Sister Delicatessen

11 Cheese Shops You Have to Follow on Instagram


If you’re reading this, we think it’s safe to say you love cheese. We’d even go so far as to presume you swoon over oozing brie and go weak in the knees for tangy pecorino. You love long walks on the cheese trail and you’re definitely a Comté-person. Cream is your favorite color and you’d […]