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What Is Mascarpone Cheese and How Can You Cook...
What does mascarpone taste like and what can it be used for?
Why Does the Difference Between Parmesan and...
The Difference between Parmesan and Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese
Yes, You Really Can Throw this Cheese on the...
Step-by-step instructions for grilling Halloumi cheese
Super Creamy Creme Fraiche Popsicles
These super creamy popsicles made with only two ingredients - creme fraiche and sweetened condensed milk - can be flavored with fresh fruit, espresso or dulce la leche
Blue Cheese Sauce for Steak
Blue Cheese Sauce Recipe
The 6 Best Cheeses for Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
The Best Cheese for Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
Brie vs Camembert
You'll never confuse Brie and Camembert at the cheese store again after reading this handy guide about the differences between the two cheeses
Chickpea, Corn and Shishito Pepper Salad
A gorgeous salad for your next BBQ
Can People Who Are Lactose Intolerant Still...
Low Lactose Cheeses and Lactose Free Cheeses
Does Goat Cheese Have Lactose?
Is goat cheese a low lactose cheese and is it easier to digest?
5 Delicious Cheeses to Try on Your Salad
Five Great Cheeses for Salad
Make Your Own Goat Cheese with Two Ingredients
How to Make Goat Cheese - How to Make Homemade Goat Cheese
New Discovery Shows Why Swiss Cheese Has Holes
Why Does Swiss Cheese Have Holes?
Avoid Lactose Without Giving Up Cheese
What is Lactose Free Cheese?
5 Favorite Zucchini Recipes
Who knew zucchini could be this delicious? These 5 favorite recipes will turn zucchini into your new favorite vegetable.
Try This Greek Specialty: Grilled Halloumi
Grilled Halloumi Recipe. Cheese.
5 Delicious Cheeses That Travel Well
Cheese that Travels Without Refrigeration
Don't Have Any Parmesan? Try These Tasty...
Parmesan Cheese Substitutes - Hard Cheese
What Makes Blue Cheese Blue?
Why does blue cheese look and taste the way it does? Here is how blue cheese get those gorgeous and flavorful blue streaks...
What is Rennet?
Rennet is used to coagulate, or thicken, milk during the cheesemaking process. Chymosin (also called rennin) is the enzyme used to produce rennet.
Cooking Measurements for Cheese
Cooking Measurements for Cheese
What You Need to Know About Unpasteurized Cheese
Unpasteurized Cheese - Everything You Need to Know About Cheese Made From Raw Milk
The 5 Best Types of Cheese for Burgers
Find out what the best cheese is for burgers
A Handy List of Raw Milk Cheeses
Cheeses Made With Unpasteurized Milk
Make Goat Cheese at Home
A visual guide to making goat cheese at home
The Best Way to Eat Zucchini This Summer
Toasted baguette + zucchini poblano butter = perfect summer meal
7 Simple Steps to Making Your Own Ricotta
A visual guide for making creamy homemade ricotta out of two ingredients, milk and buttermilk
Cauliflower and Lentil Pizza Crust
A surprisingly delicious gluten-free pizza crust made from cauliflower, lentil beans and cheese.
How do You Prevent Fresh Mozzarella Pizza From...
Tips for melting fresh mozzarella on a pizza without making the pizza watery
Aromatic, Affordable Truffle Cheese
An overview of what truffle cheese tastes like, the different kinds of truffle cheeses, and a list of recipe ideas.
How to Build an Impressive Cheese Platter
Cheese platters can be simple or elaborate, depending on what type of party you're throwing and how much money you want to spend.
Six Important Steps in Cheesemaking
There are six important steps in cheesemaking: acidification, coagulation, separating curds and whey, salting, shaping, and ripening.
What's Better Than Greek Yogurt? Labneh.
Is labneh really better than Greek yogurt and sour cream?
Avoiding Lactose? Try These Lactose Free Cheeses.
Lactose free cheese substitutes include rice cheese, soy cheese and almond cheese
Thin, Crispy Flatbread with this Easy Recipe
Lavash Flatbread - Lavash Recipe
5 Cheeses to Pair with Rose Wine
Pairing Rose Wine and Cheese
Feta, Cucumber, Tomato and Avocado Salad Recipe
Feta, Cucumber, Tomato and Avocado Salad Recipe
Types of Feta Cheese
A look at the range of different types of feta cheese, including Bulgarian feta, Israeli feta, American feta and the familiar Greek feta.
You're Vegetarian, But is Your Cheese?
An explanation of why rennet is used in cheesemaking, the different types of rennet, and why some rennet is not vegetarian
National Cheese Appreciation Day, June 4th
Serving a gorgeous cheese platter is easy when you know how much and what types of cheese to buy.
5 Delicious Fruit Spreads to Serve with Cheese
Five Fruit Spreads to Pair With Cheese - Fruit and Cheese
Finally, a Turkey Burger that Tastes Like a...
A few easy cooking tips and key ingredients, like roasted poblano peppers and pepper jack cheese, give this turkey burger moist, juicy, amazing flavor
Better Than Cornbread, Labneh Quick Bread Recipe
A slightly sweet, buttery quick bread made with whole wheat flour, labneh and olive oil. If you like corn bread, you'll love this recipe.
Zesty Broccoli and Corn Salad with Cilantro Pesto
Roasted broccoli served cold with fresh corn and cilantro pesto
A Whole New Way to Serve Chicken Parmesan
This recipe turns chicken parmesan into a light and refreshing pasta salad
Serve This Nuts with Cheese
Serving nuts with cheese
Baked Ricotta Recipe
Baked Ricotta Recipe. Cheese.
5 Best Cheeses to Pair with Sparkling Wine
Five Cheeses to Pair With Sparkling Wine
Learn How to Make Homemade Ricotta Cheese
How to Make Homemade Ricotta Cheese
What Are Curds and Whey?
Whey is the liquid that is expelled from cheese curds during the cheesemaking process. Traditionally, ricotta was always made from whey, not milk.
Five Best Types of Cheese for Cheeseburgers
Who can resist a cheeseburger? Adding a new dimension of flavor to burgers is as simple as using different types of cheeses.
The Best Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipes
A Collection of the Best Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipes
Creamy Blue Cheese Chicken
Blue Cheese Chicken Recipe
Cheese and Honey, The Perfect Sweet &...
Pairing the sweet flavor of honey with cheese is an easy way to add an exciting new flavor element to a cheese plate.
Cheese Made With Vegetarian Rennet: A Must Read...
Cheese Made With Vegetarian Rennet
Super Easy Blue Cheese Pasta Sauce
Easy Blue Cheese Sauce Recipe - Blue Cheese Sauce
Grilled Halloumi and Veggie Skewers with Herb...
A fun vegetarian meal for the grill
Squeaky Cheese
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Serving Crackers With Cheese
serving crackers with cheese
What is Burrata?
Learn more about how mozzarella's super-creamy cousin burrata is made and delicious ways to serve burrata cheese
5 Types of Wine to Pair with Goat Cheese
The complex layers of earthy and sometimes funky flavors that give goat cheese its unique character can make pairing wine challenging.
Simple, Perfect Raw Kale Salad
Raw Kale Salad with Grated Cheese and Lemon Dressing Recipe
5 Favorite Pasta Salad Recipes
Five favorite pasta salad recipes for summer
Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole
Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole. Cheese.
A Bold New Way to Serve Halloumi Cheese
Grilled Halloumi and Olive Salad - Grilled Halloumi Cheese
Healthy Summer Veggie in the Crock Pot
A healthy crock pot recipe made from corn, yellow squash, yellow peppers and fresh basil
Make Your Own Mozzarella
Learn how to make mozzarella at home, what types of mozzarella are sold in stores and then try out some new mozzarella recipes
How to Store That Cheese You Just Bought
Learn about the best ways to store soft and hard cheeses at home.
Grana Padano Italian Cheese
Grana Padano Italian Cheese - Grana Padano
How to Describe Cheese Like a Pro
What does it mean when a cheese is rustic or nutty or vegetal or funky? It's important to understand the meaning behind the descriptive words you'll hear at a cheese chop to describe the aroma and flavor of cheese.
My Favorite Kale Salad
An generous amount of avocado and an eye-opening lemon+parmesan salad dressing give this kale salad rich flavor
5 Best Blue Cheese Sauce Recipes
Blue Cheese Sauce - Blue Cheese Sauce Recipes
Try This Easy Weeknight Dinner, Quinoa with...
This healthy quinoa recipe is a tasty alternative to pasta with red sauce
What is Cheddaring?
What is Cheddaring - Cheddaring. Cheese.
Weeknight Baked Blue Cheese Chicken
An easy recipe that you can throw together any night of the week and makes a great blue cheese dip for crackers and bread.
Quick Weeknight Dinner: Crispy Quinoa With Kale
A healthy, quick dinner of crispy quinoa with kale
Why is Ash Used in Cheesemaking?
Ash is used in cheesemaking for both aesthetic and practical reasons.
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 Soft Ripened Cheese?
What is Soft Ripened Cheese?
Is Unpasteurized Cheese Safe?
Raw vs. Pasteurized Issue. Cheese.
Pairing Cheese and Pinot Noir
Cheese and Pinot Noir
Simple and Healthy Halloumi Cheese & Kale
Halloumi and Kale Salad Recipe. Cheese.
Strawberry Mascarpone Tart Recipe
Strawberry Mascarpone Tart Recipe
7 Ways to Garnish a Cheese Plate
How to Garnish a Cheese Plate - What to Serve with Cheese
Spanish Cheese Drunken Goat
Spanish Cheese Drunken Goat - Drunken Goat Cheese
Take Your Meal to the Next Level with Parmesan...
Parmesan Crisps Recipe - Parmesan Crisps
5 Types of Cheese That Give Soup More Flavor
Cheese can add a lot of flavor to soup, whether it's used as a garnish or as a main ingredient. These five cheeses are especially delicious in soup.
Dutch Cheese Five-Year Aged Gouda
Five-Year Aged Gouda from Holland
What Are Cheese Maggots?
Cheese maggots can infest cheeses like Stilton and Roquefort
Online Cheese Stores
Buying Cheese Online
What Are Cheese Mites?
Cheese mites are invisible to the naked eye, but when clustered together look like very fine brownish dust.
Easy Macaroni and Cheese
A simple but delicious recipe for Macaroni and Cheese
The Easiest Homemade Cheese Recipe: Garlic...
Yogurt Cheese Balls Recipe, cheese spread
6 Favorite Flatbread Pizza Recipes
Flatbread Pizza Recipes - Flatbread Pizza
Sweet Honey and Mascarpone Spread
A sweet and luxurious blend of mascarpone cheese, honey, cinnamon and lemon zest is an easy dessert recipe that can be served with fruit
Bulgur with Fresh Herbs and Feta
Bulgur with Fresh Herbs and Feta
Make Goat Cheese with Starter Culture. It's easy!
Learn how to make homemade goat cheese from starter culture
7 Types of Dessert Wine and the Cheeses They Love
These seven dessert wines often pair beautifully with various cheeses.
Why Cheesemongers Love Alpine Cheese
Alpine cheese is a uniquely flavorful category of cheese made according to centuries-old traditions and methods.
Types of Cheese
There are many types of cheese out there. Learn the language of cheesemongers and find out which categories your favorite cheeses fall into.
What is Pot Cheese?
What is Pot Cheese?
Easy Creamy Baked Macaroni and Cheese Recipe
An incredibly creamy, easy recipe for baked macaroni and cheese made with mascarpone cheese, cottage cheese and gruyere.
Honey Vinaigrette Recipe
This honey vinaigrette tastes especially good on a salad with blue cheese
Easy Flatbread Pizza with Sundried Tomatoes and...
Recipes for flatbread pizza, including sundried tomato pizza, kale and ricotta pizza, blue cheese and mushroom pizza and fennel and feta pizza
Better Than Cookies: Honey Oatcakes
Honey oatcakes are a lightly sweetened cross between a cookie and a cracker that can be eaten with cheese
Do You Love Goat Brie?
Goat Brie - Goat cheese
What is Cheesecloth and Why Do You Need It?
What is cheesecloth and how is it used to make cheese?
Quick and Easy Pasta Recipe, Mascarpone and...
A recipe for mascarpone lemon sauce for pasta
What is Crescenza Cheese?
A detailed description of Crescenza, a soft Italian cheese
Feta With Olive Oil and Herbs Recipe
Feta With Olive Oil and Herbs Recipe
5 Quick Tips for Buying and Storing Cheese
Whether you shop for cheese at a large grocery store or a small, locally owned cheese shop, there are a few things you should always keep in mind. Knowing how to buy high-quality cheese, and how to store it, insures you will get your money’s worth.
Supplies and Ingredients Needed to Make Cheese
To make cheese at home it requires a few essential tools and ingredients. You can buy these supplies separately, or choose the easier option: a cheese kit that includes all the essentials. These kits can be bought from online cheese supply stores. Kitchen supply stores and stores that sell beer brewing equipment typically sell cheesemaking kits and equipment too. Below is a basic shopping list for making simple cheeses in your own kitchen. Consult your recipe for other ingredients.
Queso Fresco - Fresh Mexican Cheese
Fresh Mexican cheese, queso fresco
Pairing Cheese and Chardonnay
Pairing Cheese and Chardonnay
Make This Israeli Couscous and Mozzarella Salad
Israeli Couscous with Mozzarella and Herbs - Israeli Couscous Salad
The Perfect Pesto Recipe
Parmigiano, Pecorino Romano and Basil Pesto Recipe
Baked Rigatoni with a Secret Ingredient
A creamy, decadent rigatoni dish baked with mascarpone cheese, fontina and italian sausage - although the dish can also be made vegetarian. Better than lasagna!
Your Morning Espresso & Oatmeal, Baked into...
Lightly sweetened and flavored with espresso and mascarpone, this tiramisu baked oatmeal is hard to resist, and not as sinful as you might think
Spicy Corn and Halloumi Salad
Spicy Corn and Halloumi Salad - Halloumi Cheese Recipe
Irrisistible Southern Comfort Food: Pimento...
A slightly updated version of the classic Southern cheese spread
Pairing Cheese & Coffee
Pairings Cheese and Coffee
Italy's Most Famous Cheese, Parmigiano-Reggiano
What are the characteristics of genuine Parmigiano-Reggiano?
Try This Easy Appetizer, Brie With Pesto
Brie With Pesto Recipe. Cheese.
Southwest Black Bean and Orzo Pasta Salad with...
A Southwest inspired orzo pasta salad made with black beans, roasted red peppers and cilantro pesto
The Easiest Cheese to Make at Home
Making homemade paneer cheese is easy and fun with this two-ingredient recipe
Scrambled Eggs with Queso Fresco
Scrambled Eggs with queso fresco, eggs and cheese
4 Great Nacho Recipes
What is the best cheese for nachos? If you're adventurous, nachos can be made with everything from feta to blue cheese.
Appenzeller
Learn about the origin, flavor, cooking uses and pairing for the Swiss cheese, Appenzeller
Have You Tried This Italian Truffle Flavored...
Italian Cheese Sottocenere, truffle, truffles, truffle cheese,
Why We Love Manchego Cheese
Fast Facts About Manchego. Cheese.
Moist Cottage Cheese Cinnamon Muffina
Moist cinnamon muffins with extra protein and calcium from cottage cheese
Learn How to Make a Simple Cheese Plate
Instructions and cheese suggestions for a basic cheese platter.
Why Do Some Hard Cheeses Weep Liquid?
Is it normal for hard cheeses to seep out a little liquid?
Chicken Tacos with Cotija Cheese Recipe
Chicken Tacos with Cotija Cheese Recipe
Cotija Cheese
Cotija Cheese is a dry and salty cheese from Mexico that can be used in a variety of recipes.
The Perfect Reuben Sandwich
Reuben Sandwich. Cheese.
Why Does Cheese Need Starter?
The Definition of Starter. Cheese.
Can't Find Creme Fraiche? Here's What You...
What Can I Use as a Creme Fraiche Substitute?
Italian Cheese Robiola Rocchetta
Robiola Rocchetta. Cheese.
Light and Airy Baked Ricotta Pudding Cake
Baked Ricotta Pudding Recipe. Cheese.
Refreshing Feta and Cucumber Salad
Feta and Cucumber Salad Recipe. Cheese.
Can Ricotta Cheese be Baked?
Recipes for baked ricotta and a discussion about Ricotta Infornata, a type of baked ricotta cheese sold in stores
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