Posts Tagged: Eataly

Hooked on Cheese: Fromage Al Fresco

Picnicking is one of summer’s definitive pleasures. There’s something uniquely satisfying about dining outside, especially when the sun is going down. For my picnics I make a point of bringing easy, non-fussy foods, but I never forego my beloved cheese, even when it’s 90° out. I generally prefer firm to fudgy cheeses when dining al fresco since… Read more »

Hooked on Cheese: Greecologies: A Very Urban Creamery

I met up with my buddy Egon Zippel the other morning to grab breakfast and discuss art. Egon is a big-time German artist and dear friend, and we decided to head over to downtown favorite Oro Bakery for our chat. Upon arrival, we were shocked to discover that the business had closed – I found out later… Read more »

Hooked on Cheese: Ouleout

Last week, I was at Eataly hanging out with Greg Blais, Eataly’s head cheesemonger and a long-time buddy of mine. We were hovering near the cheese counter doing what two guys like us like to do — namely, talking and eating cheese — when Greg suddenly grinned and exclaimed, “Oh my gosh, it’s Jos!” I… Read more »