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Why Does the Difference Between Parmesan and...
The Difference between Parmesan and Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese
What Is Mascarpone Cheese and How Can You Cook...
What does mascarpone taste like and what can it be used for?
Yes, You Really Can Throw this Cheese on the...
Step-by-step instructions for grilling Halloumi cheese
Warm Halloumi Cheese in a Carrot & Lentil...
Lentils, carrots and warm halloumi cheese tossed in a mustard vinaigrette
Blue Cheese Sauce for Steak
Blue Cheese Sauce Recipe
Can People Who Are Lactose Intolerant Still...
Low Lactose Cheeses and Lactose Free Cheeses
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
Does Goat Cheese Have Lactose?
Is goat cheese a low lactose cheese and is it easier to digest?
New Discovery Shows Why Swiss Cheese Has Holes
Why Does Swiss Cheese Have Holes?
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
Try This Greek Specialty: Grilled Halloumi
Grilled Halloumi Recipe. Cheese.
The 6 Best Cheeses for Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
The Best Cheese for Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
Avoid Lactose Without Giving Up Cheese
What is Lactose Free 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 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
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
A Handy List of Raw Milk Cheeses
Cheeses Made With Unpasteurized Milk
Aromatic, Affordable Truffle Cheese
An overview of what truffle cheese tastes like, the different kinds of truffle cheeses, and a list of recipe ideas.
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.
How do You Prevent Fresh Mozzarella Pizza From...
Tips for melting fresh mozzarella on a pizza without making the pizza watery
Make Goat Cheese at Home
A visual guide to making goat cheese at home
Thin, Crispy Flatbread with this Easy Recipe
Lavash Flatbread - Lavash Recipe
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.
7 Simple Steps to Making Your Own Ricotta
A visual guide for making creamy homemade ricotta out of two ingredients, milk and buttermilk
Cooking Measurements for Cheese
Cooking Measurements for Cheese
5 Cheeses to Pair with Rose Wine
Pairing Rose Wine and Cheese
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.
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.
Six Important Steps in Cheesemaking
There are six important steps in cheesemaking: acidification, coagulation, separating curds and whey, salting, shaping, and ripening.
Avoiding Lactose? Try These Lactose Free Cheeses.
Lactose free cheese substitutes include rice cheese, soy cheese and almond 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.
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 Best Cheeses to Pair with Sparkling Wine
Five Cheeses to Pair With Sparkling Wine
Cheese Made With Vegetarian Rennet: A Must Read...
A guide for cheese-loving vegetarians. Find out which sources of rennet are suitable for vegetarians and view a list of vegetarian cheeses.
Easy Baked Ricotta
Baked Ricotta Recipe. Cheese.
Squeaky Cheese
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Serve This Nuts with Cheese
Serving nuts with cheese
5 Delicious Fruit Spreads to Serve with Cheese
Five Fruit Spreads to Pair With Cheese - Fruit and Cheese
Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole
Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole. Cheese.
Try This Easy Weeknight Dinner, Quinoa with...
This healthy quinoa recipe is a tasty alternative to pasta with red sauce
5 Favorite Pasta Salad Recipes
Five favorite pasta salad recipes for summer
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
Online Cheese Stores
Buying Cheese Online
The Best Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipes
A Collection of the Best Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipes
Is Unpasteurized Cheese Safe?
Raw vs. Pasteurized Issue. Cheese.
Serving Crackers With Cheese
serving crackers with cheese
Creamy Blue Cheese Chicken
Blue Cheese Chicken Recipe
Feta, Cucumber, Tomato and Avocado Salad Recipe
Feta, Cucumber, Tomato and Avocado Salad Recipe
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.
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.
Healthy Summer Veggie in the Crock Pot
A healthy crock pot recipe made from corn, yellow squash, yellow peppers and fresh basil
What is Cottage Cheese?
Learn about how cottage cheese is made, how to make your own cottage cheese and discover new cottage cheese recipes
Learn How to Make Homemade Ricotta Cheese
How to Make Homemade Ricotta Cheese
What is Burrata?
Learn more about how mozzarella's super-creamy cousin burrata is made and delicious ways to serve burrata cheese
Spanish Cheese Drunken Goat
Spanish Cheese Drunken Goat - Drunken Goat Cheese
7 Types of Dessert Wine and the Cheeses They Love
These seven dessert wines often pair beautifully with various cheeses.
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.
Grana Padano Italian Cheese
Grana Padano Italian Cheese - Grana Padano
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.
The Perfect Pesto Recipe
Parmigiano, Pecorino Romano and Basil Pesto Recipe
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.
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.
What is Soft Ripened Cheese?
What is Soft Ripened Cheese?
Super Easy Blue Cheese Pasta Sauce
Easy Blue Cheese Sauce Recipe - Blue Cheese Sauce
Simple, Perfect Raw Kale Salad
Raw Kale Salad with Grated Cheese and Lemon Dressing Recipe
Why is Ash Used in Cheesemaking?
Ash is used in cheesemaking for both aesthetic and practical reasons.
6 Best Blue Cheese Sauce Recipes
Blue Cheese Sauce - Blue Cheese Sauce Recipes
Light and Fluffy Ricotta Cheesecake
Ricotta Cheesecake Recipe
My Favorite Kale Salad
An generous amount of avocado and an eye-opening lemon+parmesan salad dressing give this kale salad rich flavor
Dutch Cheese Five-Year Aged Gouda
Five-Year Aged Gouda from Holland
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.
Easy Macaroni and Cheese
A simple but delicious recipe for Macaroni and Cheese
What's Better Than Greek Yogurt? Labneh.
Is labneh really better than Greek yogurt and sour cream?
Pairing Cheese and Chardonnay
Pairing Cheese and Chardonnay
7 Ways to Garnish a Cheese Plate
How to Garnish a Cheese Plate - What to Serve with Cheese
6 Favorite Flatbread Pizza Recipes
Flatbread Pizza Recipes - Flatbread Pizza
How to Store That Cheese You Just Bought
Learn about the best ways to store soft and hard cheeses at home.
Pairing Cheese and Pinot Noir
Cheese and Pinot Noir
Make Goat Cheese with Starter Culture. It's easy!
Learn how to make homemade goat cheese from starter culture
Simple and Healthy Halloumi Cheese & Kale
Halloumi and Kale Salad Recipe. Cheese.
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.
Take Your Meal to the Next Level with Parmesan...
Parmesan Crisps Recipe - Parmesan Crisps
A Bold New Way to Serve Halloumi Cheese
Grilled Halloumi and Olive Salad - Grilled Halloumi Cheese
Why Cheesemongers Love Alpine Cheese
Alpine cheese is a uniquely flavorful category of cheese made according to centuries-old traditions and methods.
Quick and Easy Pasta Recipe, Mascarpone and...
A recipe for mascarpone lemon sauce for pasta
Refreshing Feta and Cucumber Salad
Feta and Cucumber Salad Recipe. Cheese.
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.
What Are Cheese Maggots?
Cheese maggots can infest cheeses like Stilton and Roquefort
What is Halloumi Cheese?
Cypriot Cheese Halloumi
The Easiest Homemade Cheese Recipe: Garlic...
Yogurt Cheese Balls Recipe, cheese spread
Do You Love Goat Brie?
Goat Brie - Goat cheese
What is an Affineur?
Love cheese? Maybe you'd like to become an affineur for a living
Quick Weeknight Dinner: Crispy Quinoa With Kale
A healthy, quick dinner of crispy quinoa with kale
Quick Facts About Cheese
You can confidently walk into a cheese shop if you’re armed with just a little bit of essential cheese knowledge. This list of basic cheese terms are the first place to start if you want to know more about cheese.
Queso Fresco - Fresh Mexican Cheese
Fresh Mexican cheese, queso fresco
Strawberry Mascarpone Tart Recipe
Strawberry Mascarpone Tart Recipe
Learn How to Make a Simple Cheese Plate
Instructions and cheese suggestions for a basic cheese platter.
What is Cheesecloth and Why Do You Need It?
What is cheesecloth and how is it used to make cheese?
Better Than Cookies: Honey Oatcakes
Honey oatcakes are a lightly sweetened cross between a cookie and a cracker that can be eaten with cheese
Italy's Most Famous Cheese, Parmigiano-Reggiano
What are the characteristics of genuine Parmigiano-Reggiano?
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
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
What is Crescenza Cheese?
A detailed description of Crescenza, a soft Italian cheese
Olive Oil Marinated Goat Cheese
This simple blend of fresh goat cheese, herbs and olive oil is addictive. Keep it in your own fridge or package it in a pretty jar and gift it to a friend.
Try This Easy Appetizer, Brie With Pesto
Brie With Pesto Recipe. Cheese.
Pairing Cheese & Coffee
Pairings Cheese and Coffee
Go All Out With This Decadent Blue Cheese and...
Mushrooms and blue cheese in a rich sauce for steak, chicken or pasta
Easy and Elegant Mozzarella Appetizer
Mozzarella and Pesto Recipe. Cheese.
What Are Cheese Mites?
Cheese mites are invisible to the naked eye, but when clustered together look like very fine brownish dust.
Cotija Cheese
Cotija Cheese is a dry and salty cheese from Mexico that can be used in a variety of recipes.
Easy Homemade Olive Oil Crackers
A recipe for light and crisp homemade crackers made with olive oil and sea salt
What is Aged Gouda?
Find out how aged Gouda made and what Boerenkaas gouda is
French Cheese Selles-sur-Cher
French Cheese Selles-sur-Cher
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!
Make Your Own Cheese Out of Yogurt
Greek yogurt can easily be turned into a thick and creamy cheese that's delicious with olive oil and a crusty baguette.
Definition of D.O.C.
Definition of D.O.C. - D.O.C. Cheese.
Favorite Shrimp Salad Recipe
Shrimp salad made with pasta, roasted tomatoes and feta cheese
5 Types of Cheese to Pair with Beer
Cheese and Beer Pairings
Gruyere Swiss Cheese
Learn about the origin, flavor, cooking uses and pairing for the Swiss cheese, Gruyere
Southwest Black Bean and Orzo Pasta Salad with...
A Southwest inspired orzo pasta salad made with black beans, roasted red peppers and cilantro pesto
What is Pot Cheese?
What is Pot Cheese?
Light and Airy Baked Ricotta Pudding Cake
Baked Ricotta Pudding Recipe. Cheese.
Does That Cheese You're Eating Have a Bloomy...
Definition of Bloomy Rind. Cheese.
Creamy Blue Cheese Dressing (No Mayo!)
Blue Cheese Vinaigrette Recipe
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.
Quick Tips for Pairing Wine and Cheese
How to Pair Wine and Cheese - Pairing Wine and Cheese
How and Why is Cheese Smoked?
How do different types of smoked cheese get a smoky flavor?
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.
The Easiest Cheese to Make at Home
Making homemade paneer cheese is easy and fun with this two-ingredient recipe
The Only Guide You Need to Make a Cheese Platter
A visual guide to making a stunning cheese plate for any party
Make a Basic Cheese Plate
Instructions and cheese suggestions for a basic cheese platter
Cheese and Cocktails
Pairing Cheese and Cocktails
Scrambled Eggs with Queso Fresco
Scrambled Eggs with queso fresco, eggs and cheese
Goat Cheese and Peach Jam Recipe
Appetizer Recipe for Goat Cheese and Peach Jam
The Cheese to Buy for Your Next Party
Cheese Platter Suggestions
Irrisistible Southern Comfort Food: Pimento...
A slightly updated version of the classic Southern cheese spread
Make This Israeli Couscous and Mozzarella Salad
Israeli Couscous with Mozzarella and Herbs - Israeli Couscous Salad
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