Cheese on the Radio (WHYY Interview)

Here in Philadelphia, we’re big fans of our local radio station, WHYY. It’s home to Fresh Air’s Terry Gross, who I occasionally see hoofing it down the street, a twig of a person in a parka. Our station’s best-loved Philadelphia-centric show is “Radio Times,” hosted by local personality Marty Moss-Coane (pictured above). Now that I […]

Chester County Cheese Tasting

In Philadelphia, you don’t have to go very far to find ridiculously good cheese. Many of my favorite makers will be out at Wyebrook Farm in Honeybrook, PA for a special tasting on Saturday, November 17, 2012. Sadly, I can’t be there, but I hope you make the drive. Here are directions. Here’s the link […]

Noble Road in Cooking Light

Noble Road painting by Mike Geno

A few months ago, I got an email from the editors at Cooking Light magazine with an unusual request. They wanted to commission a cheese portrait by Mike Geno for their anniversary edition. The cheese had to represent artisan American cheese, and it had to be “creamy.” It also had to be available quickly so Mike could […]