We continue our exploration of cheese from around the world with a look at Gruyere today. What is Gruyere Cheese? Gruyere Cheese is a hard, yellow cow’s milk cheese. It is named after the town of Gruyere, in Switzerland, although some do maintain that it is a French cheese. It has a sweet but slightly salty flavor … Read more
A look at the cheeses included in our beer collection and how to pair them with your favorite beers.
One of our favorite additions to a Thanksgiving or Christmas party is our Red Wine Collection. We’ve chosen a great selection of cheeses, perfect for pairing with red wines. This collection will serve up to 20 guests, so it’s perfect for those celebratory moments.
September 5th marked a day of celebration for America, and perhaps, even much of the world… because who doesn’t like pizza and cheese or both? Unknown to many is that September 5th is National Cheese Pizza Day. You know with the birth of smartphones and mobile apps came the phrase “…there’s an app for that”, … Read more
HISTORY OF GRUYERE CHEESE Gruyere cheese has a history as rich and nutty as its flavor. This is a cheese so good and so fascinating that countries went to war over it! Yes, you read that right… war. Gruyere’s identity crisis Is Gruyere a Swiss cheese? Is it French? Is it Austrian? It is hard to … Read more