Cheese can be associated with celebration – you’re having a party, you bring out a cheese platter; you’ve enjoyed a delicious meal, you finish off with a cheese plate. While we may associate eating cheese with celebration, do we think of gifting cheese at celebratory occasions? If you think about it, what cheese lover wouldn’t love to receive their favourite cheese as a present? This is not a novel idea. As a wedding gift, Queen Victoria received a giant wheel of cheddar cheese weighing in at 1,000 lbs (note that a normal wheel weighs between 60-75 lbs). So next time you’re thinking of a present, think cheese!
Cheddar Cheese came to life in the humid caves of the village of Cheddar in Somerset England,...Learn More
Cheddar Cheese came to life in the humid caves of the village of Cheddar in Somerset England, in...Learn More
“Many’s the long night I’ve dreamed of cheese.” - Robert Louis Stevenson
Cheese truth #5: Cheese makes everything better!
Which spirit should one lift when eating old cheddar cheese? Many will do, including bourbon, rum, port, brandy, whiskey, cognac, or scotch.