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The 6 Best Cheeses for Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
The Best Cheese for Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
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
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
Yes, You Really Can Throw this Cheese on the...
Step-by-step instructions for grilling Halloumi cheese
Your Favorite Bar Snack is Now a Sandwich
A buffalo chicken grilled cheese sandwich is a crispy chicken breast layered with blue cheese, spicy mayo and cabbage slaw
Make Your Own Goat Cheese with Two Ingredients
How to Make Goat Cheese - How to Make Homemade Goat 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...
5 Delicious Cheeses to Try on Your Salad
Five Great Cheeses for Salad
Avoid Lactose Without Giving Up Cheese
What is Lactose Free Cheese?
Does Goat Cheese Have Lactose?
Is goat cheese a low lactose cheese and is it easier to digest?
Don't Have Any Parmesan? Try These Tasty...
Parmesan Cheese Substitutes - Hard Cheese
Why Does Swiss Cheese Have Holes?
Why Does Swiss Cheese Have Holes?
Sweet and Savory Perfection: Blue Cheese and...
Blue Cheese and Honey on Toast Recipe
Try This Greek Specialty: Grilled Halloumi
Grilled Halloumi Recipe. Cheese.
A Handy List of Raw Milk Cheeses
Cheeses Made With Unpasteurized Milk
5 Delicious Cheeses That Travel Well
Cheese that Travels Without Refrigeration
Comte and Gruyere Grilled Cheese Sandwich with...
A grilled cheese sandwich recipe starring two of my favorite melted sandwich cheeses - Comte and Gruyere - plus mustard, shallots and thyme
The 5 Best Types of Cheese for Burgers
Find out what the best cheese is for burgers
Six Important Steps in Cheesemaking
There are six important steps in cheesemaking: acidification, coagulation, separating curds and whey, salting, shaping, and ripening.
Broccoli Salad with Corn
broccoli salad. Cheese.
Chicken Parmesan Pasta Salad
If you love chicken parmesan but want a lighter version for summer, this chicken parmesan pasta salad will hit the spot. Made from grilled chicken, roasted
What is Labneh?
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Cooking Measurements for Cheese
Cooking Measurements for Cheese
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.
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.
What You Need to Know About Unpasteurized Cheese
Unpasteurized Cheese - Everything You Need to Know About Cheese Made From Raw Milk
How do You Prevent Fresh Mozzarella Pizza From...
Tips for melting fresh mozzarella on a pizza without making the pizza watery
Super Easy Blue Cheese Pasta Sauce
Easy Blue Cheese Sauce Recipe - Blue Cheese Sauce
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
Avoiding Lactose? Try These Lactose Free Cheeses.
Lactose free cheese substitutes include rice cheese, soy cheese and almond cheese
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.
Aromatic, Affordable Truffle Cheese
An overview of what truffle cheese tastes like, the different kinds of truffle cheeses, and a list of recipe ideas.
Thin, Crispy Flatbread with this Easy Recipe
Lavash Flatbread - Lavash Recipe
Creamy Blue Cheese Chicken
Blue Cheese Chicken Recipe
The Best Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipes
A Collection of the Best Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipes
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.
Try This Easy Weeknight Dinner, Quinoa with...
This healthy quinoa recipe is a tasty alternative to pasta with red sauce
5 Best Cheeses to Pair with Sparkling Wine
Five Cheeses to Pair With Sparkling Wine
Make Goat Cheese at Home
A visual guide to making goat cheese at home
5 Delicious Fruit Spreads to Serve with Cheese
Five Fruit Spreads to Pair With Cheese - Fruit and 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.
7 Simple Steps to Making Your Own Ricotta
A visual guide for making creamy homemade ricotta out of two ingredients, milk and buttermilk
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.
Baked Ricotta Recipe
Baked Ricotta Recipe. 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.
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.
What is Cheddaring?
What is Cheddaring - Cheddaring. Cheese.
Moist Ricotta Blueberry Coffee Cake
Ricotta Blueberry Coffee Cake Recipe - Ricotta Coffee Cake
Serve This Nuts with Cheese
Serving nuts with cheese
Serving Crackers With Cheese
serving crackers with cheese
What's the Easiest Holiday Appetizer to Serve?...
Serving a gorgeous cheese platter is easy when you know how much and what types of cheese to buy.
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.
Is Unpasteurized Cheese Safe?
Raw vs. Pasteurized Issue. Cheese.
What is Soft Ripened Cheese?
What is Soft Ripened Cheese?
5 Cheeses to Pair with Rose Wine
Pairing Rose Wine and Cheese
Cheese Made With Vegetarian Rennet: A Must Read...
Cheese Made With Vegetarian Rennet
The Only Guide You Need to Make a Cheese Platter
A visual guide to making a stunning cheese plate for any party
Spanish Cheese Drunken Goat
Spanish Cheese Drunken Goat - Drunken Goat Cheese
Grana Padano Italian Cheese
Grana Padano Italian Cheese - Grana Padano
Why We Love Manchego Cheese
Fast Facts About Manchego. Cheese.
Learn How to Make Homemade Ricotta Cheese
How to Make Homemade Ricotta Cheese
My Favorite Kale Salad
An generous amount of avocado and an eye-opening lemon+parmesan salad dressing give this kale salad rich flavor
How to Store That Cheese You Just Bought
Learn about the best ways to store soft and hard cheeses at home.
5 Best Blue Cheese Sauce Recipes
Blue Cheese Sauce - Blue Cheese Sauce Recipes
Pairing Cheese and Pinot Noir
Cheese and Pinot Noir
The Ultimate Tuna Melt
The ultimate tuna melt recipe made with lots of cheese and one secret ingredient - fried capers
What is Burrata?
Learn more about how mozzarella's super-creamy cousin burrata is made and delicious ways to serve burrata cheese
Quick Weeknight Dinner: Crispy Quinoa With Kale
A healthy, quick dinner of crispy quinoa with kale
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
Online Cheese Stores
Buying Cheese Online
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.
Pairing Cheese and Chardonnay
Pairing Cheese and Chardonnay
Light and Airy Baked Ricotta Pudding Cake
Baked Ricotta Pudding Recipe. Cheese.
Easy Cheddar Crackers
A cross between a crisp and a cracker, party guests will devour these in no time
What Are Cheese Mites?
Cheese mites are invisible to the naked eye, but when clustered together look like very fine brownish dust.
The Best Mayonnaise Free Potato Salad
A creamy but lighter alternative to traditional potato salad, these roasted potatoes tossed with goat cheese, olive oil and dill will become your new go-to potato salad recipe.
7 Ways to Garnish a Cheese Plate
How to Garnish a Cheese Plate - What to Serve with Cheese
5 Favorite Ways to Serve Burrata
Light and creamy burrata is the perfect cheese for summer
What is Cottage Cheese?
Learn about how cottage cheese is made, how to make your own cottage cheese and discover new cottage cheese recipes
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.
Simple, Perfect Raw Kale Salad
Raw Kale Salad with Grated Cheese and Lemon Dressing Recipe
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
Do You Love Goat Brie?
Goat Brie - Goat cheese
What Are Cheese Maggots?
Cheese maggots can infest cheeses like Stilton and Roquefort
Why is Ash Used in Cheesemaking?
Ash is used in cheesemaking for both aesthetic and practical reasons.
Easy Homemade Olive Oil Crackers
Homemade Crackers Made with Olive Oil and Sea Salt
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.
Why Cheesemongers Love Alpine Cheese
Alpine cheese is a uniquely flavorful category of cheese made according to centuries-old traditions and methods.
Make Goat Cheese with Starter Culture. It's easy!
Learn how to make homemade goat cheese from starter culture
The Easiest Homemade Cheese Recipe: Garlic...
Yogurt Cheese Balls Recipe, cheese spread
Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole
Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole. Cheese.
6 Favorite Flatbread Pizza Recipes
Flatbread Pizza Recipes - Flatbread Pizza
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 an Affineur?
Love cheese? Maybe you'd like to become an affineur for a living
Pairing Cheese & Coffee
Pairings Cheese and Coffee
Dutch Cheese Five-Year Aged Gouda
Five-Year Aged Gouda from Holland
Quick and Easy Pasta Recipe, Mascarpone and...
A recipe for mascarpone lemon sauce for pasta
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.
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.
Take Your Meal to the Next Level with Parmesan...
Parmesan Crisps Recipe - Parmesan Crisps
What is Pot Cheese?
What is Pot Cheese?
Strawberry Mascarpone Tart Recipe
Strawberry Mascarpone Tart Recipe
Gruyere Swiss Cheese
Learn about the origin, flavor, cooking uses and pairing for the Swiss cheese, Gruyere
Light and Fluffy Ricotta Cheesecake
Ricotta Cheesecake Recipe
Squeaky Cheese
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Have You Tried This Italian Truffle Flavored...
Italian Cheese Sottocenere, truffle, truffles, truffle cheese,
7 Types of Dessert Wine and the Cheeses They Love
These seven dessert wines often pair beautifully with various cheeses.
Ricotta Pancakes Recipe
Ricotta Pancakes - Ricotta Pancakes Recipes
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.
Feta, Cucumber, Tomato and Avocado Salad Recipe
Feta, Cucumber, Tomato and Avocado Salad Recipe
What is Cheesecloth and Why Do You Need It?
What is cheesecloth and how is it used to make cheese?
Learn How to Make a Simple Cheese Plate
Instructions and cheese suggestions for a basic cheese platter.
Peppery Arugula Pesto
Delicious, peppery arugula pesto recipe
Italy's Most Famous Cheese, Parmigiano-Reggiano
What are the characteristics of genuine Parmigiano-Reggiano?
The Easiest Cheese to Make at Home
Making homemade paneer cheese is easy and fun with this two-ingredient recipe
A Bold New Way to Serve Halloumi Cheese
Grilled Halloumi and Olive Salad - Grilled Halloumi Cheese
Does That Cheese You're Eating Have a Bloomy...
Definition of Bloomy Rind. Cheese.
Honey Vinaigrette Recipe
This honey vinaigrette tastes especially good on a salad with blue cheese
Make This Israeli Couscous and Mozzarella Salad
Israeli Couscous with Mozzarella and Herbs - Israeli Couscous Salad
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.
Appenzeller
Learn about the origin, flavor, cooking uses and pairing for the Swiss cheese, Appenzeller
Cheese and Cocktails
Pairing Cheese and Cocktails
Creamy Baked Ricotta & Eggs
Baked Ricotta with Eggs 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
What is Crescenza Cheese?
A detailed description of Crescenza, a soft Italian cheese
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!
5 Types of Cheese to Pair with Syrah
Pairing Cheese and Syrah
Simple and Healthy Halloumi Cheese & Kale
Halloumi and Kale Salad Recipe. Cheese.
Easy Macaroni and Cheese
A simple but delicious recipe for Macaroni and Cheese
What Exactly is Cooked Cheese?
What is the difference between cooked and uncooked cheese?
Queso Fresco - Fresh Mexican Cheese
Fresh Mexican cheese, queso fresco
Moist Cottage Cheese Cinnamon Muffina
Moist cinnamon muffins with extra protein and calcium from cottage cheese
Why Does Cheese Need Starter?
The Definition of Starter. Cheese.
What's Better Than Greek Yogurt? Labneh.
Is labneh really better than Greek yogurt and sour cream?

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