Leslie Uhl’s Grate Escape

I used to love getting cheese advice from a cheesemonger named Leslie Uhl, who worked at Di Bruno Bros. Leslie had a glittering personality and a taste for unusual pairings; she once handed me a nibble of Gorgonzola topped with raspberry-chocolate jam and crushed coffee beans. It was brilliant. Last summer, she quit her job to […]

Wisconsin Dreamer’s Cheese Board

Last week, I worked on designing a Wisconsin cheese board for Di Bruno Bros. as part of the store’s new heartland promotion. I selected four favorites from my home state — no easy task — and they’re now available online as the Dairy Dreamer’s Cheese Wisconsin Cheese Board. I’m so proud of this collaboration! I’ve lived […]

Cheese Book Giveaway

So here’s a little challenge. If you were going to create a local cheese plate to represent your state, what would it look like? If you live in Florida, would you serve cheese with alligator? If you live in New Mexico, would you pair local cheese with a dusting of Hatch Pepper? I’m asking you […]

June Book Signings and Events

While I’ve been in Italy, the team at Di Bruno Bros. has been hard at work getting our new book, The Di Bruno Bros. House of Cheese, into the hands of hot celebs, like this kooky monkey (a.k.a. Mike Geno). Below, you’ll find a list of upcoming signings, tastings, classes, and demos. I look forward to […]