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Cambus O’May Cheese

A Focus on… Cambus O’May Cheese Company

12 December 2018 — Cheesemakers

Set a few miles east of the picturesque village of Ballater in Royal Deeside, Scotland, sits Cambus O′May Cheese Company’s creamery, where they produce handcrafted cheeses using unpasteurised milk from […]

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A Secret History of Reblochon

7 October 2018 — Cheese Facts, Cheesemakers, Features

‘Pinch a cow’s udder again…’ No we haven’t eaten so much cheese that we’ve lost our grasp on reality. ‘Reblochon’ is derived from the French word ‘reblocher’, or ‘re-milk’, as […]

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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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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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11 Interesting Facts About Our Irish Cheeses

4 March 2016 — Cheese Facts, Cheesemakers, Features

To celebrate St Patrick’s Day and to honour all the wonderful and diverse cheeses available from Ireland, we’ve collated 11 interesting facts about some Irish Cheeses: 1. The Ash that […]

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Famous ‘Descendants’ of the Caerphilly Family

24 February 2015 — Cheese Facts, Cheesemakers, Features

Caws Cenarth in West Wales is a fantastic example of a modern British cheese producer in a booming industry. A family business, it was started by Gwynfor and Thelma Adams […]

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White Lake Cheeses of Glastonbury

14 September 2009 — Cheesemakers

White Lake Cheeses at Bagborough Farm in Somerset is no ordinary cheese producer. For a start, when our leading champion of British cheese and guru extraordinaire, Juliet Harbutt, and Blur […]

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A Day Out at Westcombe Dairy in Somerset

19 March 2009 — Cheesemakers

Last year we were delighted to be asked on a tour of the perfectly rural Westcombe Dairy in Evercreech, producers of the awesome Westcombe Cheddar and Westcombe Red. Westcombe is now […]

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