This "lumberjack cheese" is made by Ernst Diriwächter, a 2nd-generation cheesemaker. A complex, runny washed-rind, it smells quite woodsy and pungent. Serious caseophiles love this one - it's up there with Vacherin Mont d'Or.
Ecuadorian man falls in love with Bavarian woman. Cheesemaking ensues—not the typical ending to a fairytale, but a pretty delicious one, resulting in a cheese that resembles rich, cultured butter more than a peppery, assertive blue. Read More
A cheese that takes it so far to the flavor max that it necessitates not one but two Xs. Loosely translated as “very sharp”, Scharfe Maxx is all about extremes: extreme funk, extreme flavor, and extreme creaminess. Read More
Hand-selected by our Alp-scaling buyers, this Summer Reserve batch is a rare member of the Comte one percent deemed worthy of extra aging for deepened, more complex flavor. Eat it now: exclusivity guaranteed; endless wheels are not. Read More
Four to six months of aging in salty and dry conditions on the Spanish island of Minorca result in a unique and powerful cheese: bright, flakey, salty and with the unmistakable tang of vinegar. Read More
A medium-strength, versatile blue we think of as Roquefort's nemesis. Made in a similar style, but with raw cow's milk, the sliceable paste is mellow and meaty with the perfect balance of salt and spice. Read More
Made at the ''Farm of rejuvenation'' in Northern France, this brie is the best we've found yet. Mushroomy and fungal, gooey and creamy, you'll get hints of fresh shucked oysters and a tiny bit of iron.We think we're in love. Read More