Best Cheeses of 2014

It’s always daunting to rewind. Looking back on this year in particular leaves me winded — it began with a Cheese Ball in January and picked up momentum in spring with a series of cheese dinners at High Street on Market (air kiss to Chef Eli Kulp and the indefatigable Ellen Yin). Then we vagabonded, didn’t we? We went to […]

Holiday Goat Cheese Appetizers

This past week felt like a goat cheese re-commitment ceremony — the many pairings you suggested for the Vermont Creamery Giveaway filled my dreams with thimbleberries and Midnight Jam. Smooches to everyone who left a comment — you gave me some new flavors to imagine. Winner Margot C., who suggested shmearing goat cheese on a baguette and […]

Goat Cheese Giveaway

This post goes out to the reluctant goat cheese lover. And the cracker doubter. And the person who doesn’t have a decent cheese board. It’s a trifecta of good things. Vermont Creamery has teamed up with 34 Degrees Crackers and Brooklyn Slate to offer a Goat Cheese Board Giveaway that includes all of the things […]

Cave-Raising Wrap-Up

This post is a really a smooch. Today marks the last day of the Birchrun Hills Farm Kickstarter campaign to build a cheese cave. Thanks to so many of you, cheesemaker Sue Miller has surpassed her goal, and the pledges are still dropping in! If you have a few shekels to donate yet, hop to it! The campaign ends […]

MF Holiday Gift Guide

Every year, December sneaks up on her stealth heels. Already, your lovely emails are starting to trickle in as you sniff out potential gifts for lovers on your list. Come now, let’s get down to business with some serious recommendations. After all, what is better than… Cheese travel? Let’s start with the Hammacker Schlemmer of cheese experiences, […]