Havarti Cheese – What Kind of Cheese Is It?

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Anybody that has hosted a cheese tasting party or put out a selection for guests to savor with other snacks understands that you can’t please everybody. The Brie appears moldy, Cheddar is overly sharp, and the blue is overly blue. But there is one cheese that almost everyone enjoys—mild enough that kids … Read more

Why Is the Rarest Cheese So Rare?

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Cheese is among the most popular foods, and cheese lovers appreciate the variety and health benefits. When it comes to purchasing cheese, as with most things, it’s all relative. Someone’s splurge is another person’s weeknight go-to. Similarly, what some shoppers consider a rarity may be commonplace elsewhere. A trip to the cheesemonger … Read more

What Makes Hard Cheddar Cheese?

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Cheddar cheese, the most popular and widely consumed cheese globally, has always been made from cow’s milk. It’s a natural and hard cheese with a slightly crumbly texture if correctly cured and a smooth texture if too young. It becomes sharper in flavor as it matures over nine to 24 months. Cheddar … Read more

Muenster Cheese – What It Is and How It’s Different

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Cheese is delicious. There is simply no denying it. It goes well with almost everything, is extremely tasty, and comes in various flavors. Today we’re going to talk about Muenster cheese. What is Muenster cheese? It’s one of those cheeses that everyone praises for its flavor and versatility in recipes, including its … Read more

How to Buy Cheese Online Cheaper Than the Grocery Store

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There’s never a bad time for cheese, whether you’re preparing pre-dinner snacks, throwing a (virtual) cocktail party, or debating the dessert course vs. cheese course debate. With the rise of the Instagram cheeseboard, there has never been a better time to feast on frommage, but finding the utmost of what the cheese … Read more

Frank Baker – Inventor of String Cheese

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String cheese is a “national craze” and an unforgettable childhood staple that has sparked many debates about its roots and the correct way to eat it: whether to “pull strings” or cheese segments or take bites of it whole. This cheese is called after the appearance of the cheese sticks after they … Read more

Explaining the Common Types of White Cheese

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Cheese is the most widely consumed food made from mammalian milk, primarily that of cows, goats, and occasionally sheep. In general, the finished product is white. Because of the grazing conditions, the color of some animal milk varies. Because of this, the white color may vary, as may the addition of some … Read more

Cheese Categories You May Not Know

Cheese has been carefully crafted over time to be among the most sought-after culinary ingredients in almost every cuisine globally. Cheese is made using various methods and milk types, and it is used in thousands of different applications, ranging from simple nachos to sophisticated charcuterie boards. Even if you consider yourself a … Read more