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.
Don't be duped by the name; in German it means 'wine cheese,' but this unusual tomme is actually from northern Italy. Soaked in Lagrein wine and spices, it's creamy, lightly peppery, and a bit garlicky; like super-fancy beef jerky. Read More
Its true! This special version of Oregon Blue Vein is cold smoked for 16 hours over Northwest -grown hazelnut shells. The result is a balance of sweet caramel and hazelnut flavors that contrasts deliciously with the sharp bite of the blue veining. Read More
After generations, the Lioni family has perfected the moist and delicate curd of their pasteurized cows milk mozzarella. They take it a step further here with a heady treatment of hickory and cherry wood-smoke. Read More