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A History of the Ploughman’s Lunch

19 July 2018 — Cheese Facts, Features

It’s as if the term ‘Ploughman’s Lunch’ has been on the archetypal village pub’s menu for several millenia but you might be astonished to find out its use started far […]

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Stilton ‘King of Cheeses’

17 July 2018 — Features

Stilton is far and away the UK’s most popular blue cheese with over 1 million cheeses made per year which are exported all over the world. Stilton doesn’t just taste […]

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Brie De Meaux

A History of Brie de Meaux

9 June 2018 — Cheese Facts, Cheesemakers, Features

Brie De Meaux is the most famous of all Bries and in our opinion the very best of all. This gorgeous, buttery and earthy cheese is steeped in French history […]

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Cheese and Picnics

9 June 2018 — Features

There is widespread difference of opinion on who actually invented the picnic or ‘le pique-nique’ but there are two obvious protagonists: the English and the French. In the 1600’s, the […]

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Cheddar: The UK’s favourite cheese

25 May 2018 — Cheese Facts, Cheesemakers, Features

Cheddar is probably one of the most popular cheeses in the world and certainly one of the most consumed. Here’s a short history and a bit of background on this […]

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Territorial Cheeses: Caerphilly to Wensleydale

16 April 2018 — Cheese Facts, Features

Britain has a proud heritage of dairy farming and over the centuries has created many exceptional and world-renowned cheeses. Some of these traditional cheeses can only be known by their […]

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Double Love Prize Draw

Win a Heart-Shaped Box for you and a friend

31 January 2018 — Competitions

Enter our free prize draw by tagging a cheese-loving friend on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram using the hashtag #doublelove and you + your friend could both win a Heart-Shaped Box! Enter via your favourite social […]

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Which wine should you pair with the flavours of alpine cheese?

10 January 2018 — Cheesemakers, Features

Stretching from France through to Austria, the Alps are one of the most beautiful and iconic mountain ranges in Europe. They immediately conjure images of jagged snow-capped peaks, rolling green […]

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Christmas Hamper Prize Draw

Win a Festive Christmas Hamper worth over £300!

30 November 2017 — Features

‘Tis the season for festive celebrations and wonderful giveaways! We’re offering one lucky person a chance to win a huge Christmas Hamper filled with incredible goodies from our partners. The […]

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