Artisan cheese

Artisan cheese

Artisan cheese is cheese manufactured by cheesemakers with an adherence to the traditional craft of cheese making and aging, and often in scales and sizes that contrast with other mass-produced cheeses. [cite web | title=Presidia Artisan Somerset Cheddar | work=The Slow Food Foundation | url= | accessdate=2007-05-09]

Another variety of artisan cheese is farmstead cheese, which is traditionally only made with milk from the producer's own herds of cows, sheep, and goats.

Examples of artisan cheesemakers include Beecher's Handmade Cheese.cite news | first=Judith | last=Blake | title=Artisan cheese factory opens at Pike Place Market | date=2003-11-26 | publisher=Seattle Times | url = | accessdate = 2008-08-30 ] Examples of artisan cheeses include Burrata, Serra da Estrela cheese, Coulommiers cheese, Cabrales, Époisses de Bourgogne, and Abondance.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Поможем сделать НИР

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Cheese Shop — can refer to: A retailing establishment that sells cheese The Cheese Shop, Louth, an Artisan Delicatessen based in Louth, Lincolnshire The Cheese Store of Beverly Hills, a Gourmet foods store in Beverly Hills, California The Cheese Shop sketch… …   Wikipedia

  • Artisan — Craftsmen redirects here. For the company, see Craftsmen Industries. For other uses, see Craftsman (disambiguation). This article is about the type of worker. For the vocal harmony group, see Artisan (group). For the defunct media company, see… …   Wikipedia

  • artisan — noun Etymology: Middle French, from northern Italian dialect form of Tuscan artigiano, from arte art, from Latin art , ars Date: 1538 1. a worker who practices a trade or handicraft ; craftsperson 2. one that produces something (as cheese or w …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Beecher's Handmade Cheese — Infobox Company name = Beecher s Handmade Cheese type = Private company foundation = 2003 founder = location city = Seattle, Washington location country = United States of America industry = Cheese owner = Kurt Beecher Dammeier homepage =… …   Wikipedia

  • Marin French Cheese Company — The logo of the Marin French Cheese Company Type Private Founded 1865 Founder(s) Jefferson Thompson …   Wikipedia

  • Cheddar cheese — Country of origin England Region Somerset Town …   Wikipedia

  • Quark (cheese) — For other uses, see Quark (disambiguation). Polish twaróg in the traditional wedge shape …   Wikipedia

  • Cotija cheese — Cotija Country of origin Mexico Region, town Michoacán, Cotija So …   Wikipedia

  • Maytag Blue cheese — Region United States of America Town Newton, Iowa …   Wikipedia

  • Colony cheese — (Portuguese: queijo de colônia) is a type of cheese made in the highlands of the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul. It s one of the icons of southern Brazilian cuisine, also being produced in Santa Catarina. Production This cheese is made b …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”