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Interview with a Natural Wine Expert

Interview with a Natural Wine Expert

What is natural wine and how do you pair natural wine with cheese, especially raw milk cheese?  Through an interview with an Natural Wine Expert we get tips and ideas on what types of cheeses to pair with what types of natural wine.  Read on to learn what makes natural wine so special.

A Brooklyn-based jam maker gives her cheese, jam, and booze pairing ideas.

A Brooklyn-based jam maker gives her cheese, jam, and booze pairing ideas.

Jam-maker Candice Ross provides unbeatable tips on how to build your next cheese board.  In this post, we highlight what types of cheeses pair with different flavors of jam and liquors.  From vodka to bourbon to gin to rye, every liquor has a memorable cheese pairing and jam pairing.

Interview: February is the month for Aphrodisiacs (Cheese and Chocolate, please)

Interview: February is the month for Aphrodisiacs (Cheese and Chocolate, please)

The best news is that both chocolate and cheese contain ingredients which inherently uplift a person's mood.  Tryptophan and phenylethylamine can be found in chocolate, and tyrosine can be found in cheese. You can read more about the qualities and chemistry of each food in my pairing guide.

High Quality Turkish Pepper Loves Cheese: An Exclusive Offer from Pepper Crush

High Quality Turkish Pepper Loves Cheese: An Exclusive Offer from Pepper Crush

Spicy cheese. We all love it, even the most standard of pepper jack.  Peppers and cheese are made to be paired together.  Identifying high quality...