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Cheese Varieties

Feel confused at the dairy case? Learn about all the different types of cheese sold in stores.

What is Cheddar?
Everything you want to know cheddar cheese, including how it's made and the best cheddar recipes

What is Alpine Cheese?
A unique and highly desired category of cheese

Types of Mozzarella Cheese
Learn about all the different types of mozzarella: fresh, bufala, mass-produced, smoked and scamorza

What is Burrata?
The super-creamy and decadent cousin of mozzarella

Types of Flavored Cheese
Discover the deeply flavorful and exciting world of flavored cheeses

What is Raclette?
Learn about the different types of Raclette cheese and how to use a Raclette grill.

What is Cottage Cheese?
Learn about how cottage cheese is made, how to make your own cottage cheese and discover new cottage cheese recipes

What is Aged Gouda
Learn about all the different types of Gouda, including aged Gouda and Boerenkaas Gouda

Mozzarella
Learn about the different styles of fresh mozzarella sold in stores and try some new recipes that use mozzarella

What is Quark?
quark cheese definition

Feta Cheese
Learn about the different styles of feta sold in cheese shops and how to store and cook with feta

What is Pot Cheese?
What is Pot Cheese?

What is Gjetost?
Learn about this sweet Scandinavian cheese

What Are Fromage Blanc and Farmer's Cheese?
How do these two cheeses differ in taste and texture?

Brie vs Camembert
You'll never confuse Brie and Camembert at the cheese store again after reading this handy guide

What is Mascarpone Cheese?
What does mascarpone taste like and what can it be used for?

What is Crme frache?
Learn what creme fraiche tastes like and how to cook a few creme fraiche recipes

Blue Cheese
Learn about the most famous types of blue cheese and try some blue cheese recipes and beverage pairings

What is Neufchatel Cheese?
Neufchatel is a creamy French cheese similar to high-quality cream cheese

Ricotta Cheese
Learn how to serve and cook with Ricotta

Parmigiano-Reggiano
Everything you need to know about buying and cooking with Parmigiano Reggiano cheese

What is Crescenza Cheese?
A detailed description of this soft Italian cheese

What is Truffle Cheese?
What does truffle cheese taste like and what are the different kinds of truffle cheeses?

What is Kasseri?
Kasseri is a Greek cheese with a mild, tangy flavor

What is Vacherin Mont d' Or?
What is the difference between real Vacherin Mont d' Or and faux vacherin cheese?

What is Munster Cheese?
What makes French munster cheese so different from munster made in the US?

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