Posts Tagged: Capriole Dairy

Hooked on Cheese: 35 Years in Cheese

2018 marks my 35th year in the cheese business. I’ve been fortunate to meet so many incredible people over the course of my career, and I’ve certainly eaten more than my share of world class cheese along the way. My job has enabled me to travel the globe in the search for new dairies and… Read more »

Hooked on Cheese: Choice Spring Cheeses

I love the spring! More importantly, I love spring cheeses – especially fresh goat cheeses, which are at peak flavor in the springtime. In fact, many cheeses taste particularly good around this time of year, so good that it can’t possibly be coincidental.

Hooked on Cheese: In Praise of Farmstead

In the dairy business, a ‘farmstead’ product is one that’s been crafted on the same property as the animals producing the milk are raised. This means the cheese, yogurt, or ice cream is fashioned start-to-finish in one location and that a very select group of people oversee the entire production process.

Hooked on Cheese: Summer Beer and Cheese Pairings: Part II

This is part two of a two-part story on cheese expert Raymond Hook’s advice for choosing the best cheeses and accompanying beers for the summertime. For more seasonal recommendations, read Part I.   Here are four more fun (and perhaps shocking) pairings that’ll be sure to help cheese lovers get their fix during the sweltering summer… Read more »