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Best Cheeses 2019: Mixed Milk


Photographed by Nina Gallant; Styled by Erin Riley BAMBOOZLE GOAT RODEO FARM & DAIRY ALLISON PARK, PENN. Be careful with this one—sources say it’s insanely devourable. Semi-soft goat’s and cow’s milk cheese is washed with local Pennsylvania beers, supplied by the likes of Cinderlands Beer Co. in Pittsburgh, and aged for four months until smooth […]

Comeback Kids: Consider Bardwell Farm Finds a New Whey Following Recall


Photo via considerbardwellfarm.com Nothing strikes ice-cold fear into the hearts of dairy manufacturers quite like the L-word—we’re talking Listeria monocytogenes. An independent cheesemaker’s worst nightmare erupted in late September 2019 for Consider Bardwell Farm, when a routine inspection of the Vermont-based farm’s processing facilities yielded a positive test for listeria in a wheel of the […]

Crowning Glory


I’m staring at a nondescript dark blue garage door somewhere in Brooklyn’s Crown Heights neighborhood. It’s the first Saturday of New York City’s week-long Pride celebration and the streets are buzzing with rainbow-clad revelers. I approach the door slowly, then stop when I see another woman rushing over with keys and phone in one hand, […]