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5 Tips for Navigating the Cheese Counter

5 Tips for Navigating the Cheese Counter

We’re all about giving you all the info you need on how to eat cheese: how to pair it with your favorite drinks, how to style it into a gorgeous bo...

These Are the Best Knives for Soft Cheese

These Are the Best Knives for Soft Cheese

Last week, we told you all about the best knives for cutting hard cheeses. The next installment in our guide to cheese knives tackles soft, spreada...

Celebrate Women Cheesemakers With Our Women’s History Month Tasting Box

Celebrate Women Cheesemakers With Our Women’s History Month Tasting Box

The women cheesemakers working today may be forging their own paths, but they’re the latest in a long line of women in dairy and cheesemaking—one that stretches back to the dawn of agriculture. 

Why Is There Ash in My Cheese?

Why Is There Ash in My Cheese?

  If you’re a fan of artisan cheese, you’ve probably encountered a cheese made with ash. Maybe you thought the racing stripe running down the cente...

How Cheese Changes With the Seasons

How Cheese Changes With the Seasons

One of the great things about cheese is that it’s a year-round food. We note shifts in the calendar by the fruits and veggies at our local farmers’...

The Perfect Last-Minute Cheese Gift Is a Cheese Grotto Gift Card

The Perfect Last-Minute Cheese Gift Is a Cheese Grotto Gift Card

We’ve reached that time in the holiday season when it’s too late to ship items that will arrive in time for Christmas, but you might still have a f...

This Cheese Tasting in a Box Is the Perfect Holiday Gift

This Cheese Tasting in a Box Is the Perfect Holiday Gift

We at Cheese Grotto have been selling artisan cheese boxes from some of the best cheesemakers in the U.S. for a while now, and we’ve been selling t...

The 7 Best Holiday Gifts for Cheese Lovers

The 7 Best Holiday Gifts for Cheese Lovers

If there’s one thing we enjoy almost as much as eating cheese, it’s sharing our love of cheese with our favorite people near and far. We all want to stay connected with our loved ones this holiday, and we at Cheese Grotto have developed a cheese gift guide to help you do just that with the cheese fanciers in your life. 

Our Mother’s Day 2020 Gift Guide

Our Mother’s Day 2020 Gift Guide

 It’s tough to celebrate Mother’s Day from a distance, but a delicious gift of food is a great way to show Mom you care. Even if your usual brunch is on hold this year, you can still show her you’re thinking of her with the perfect Mother’s day gift of cheese subscriptions, cheese gift cards, or cheese boards.

Sustainability at the Cheese Counter

Sustainability at the Cheese Counter

There are many ways to bring more environmentally sustainable habits into your kitchen, like meal planning to reduce food waste, investing in reusa...

A Gin & Cheese Pairing Guide

A Gin & Cheese Pairing Guide

Gin varietals range from floral, citrus, herbaceous to juniper forward in flavor.  The spirit is flavored by re-distilling the vodka base with bot...

A Seductive Amaro & Cheese Pairing Guide

A Seductive Amaro & Cheese Pairing Guide

Left to right: Cynar, Aperol, Strega, Montenegro, Cardamaro Amaro is Amazing with Cheese Our amaro and cheese pairing event with Chef Jenny Dors...