Cheese: Week Eleven

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Cheese: Week Eleven

I have a crush on Cypress Grove. It started with with their Humbolt Fog, and their Creamline Midnight Moon sealed the deal. I now want to try every cheese they make. Midnight Moon is an aged goat cheese. It's slightly grainy like a parmesan, and the flavor is nutty and buttery. It was perfect straight up - no cracker required. I plan to pick up another wedge this week to use in a salad. Buttery crunchy goodness aside, I really loved the packaging. The black wax with the vintage image is so pretty, don't you think? I feel like we're getting lucky with our somewhat arbitrary cheese choices. We're one quarter of the way through our year of cheese, and so far there have only been one or two unpleasant ones. What I've learned is there is a lot of good cheese out there. On to week 12.

27 comments

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by nichole

Poetess –

Cheese week was a new year's resolution of mine. I wanted to learn more about cheese, and find new favorites.

It's been fun! We have an excuse for a party each week, and I've really learned a log so far.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by PoetessWug

I didn't know you were doing a week of cheese!! Is there a cheese club or something?! I LOVE cheese!!! _

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Katie Mazur

I am obsessed with cheese also! I love everything about it all! Here in Germany I am totally digging the different kinds (some coming from France) than you can find in America. Love your blog!

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by sassypackrat

You're on Blogs Of Note…pretty sweet!

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by clementimes

I know, right?! Cypress Grove is why the world turns. I have to visit their creamery the next time I'm in NorCal.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Amy

midnight moon is one of my all time favorite cheeses ever!!! i search for this everytime i'm in a good cheese shop

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Chez Loulou

Cypress Grove has chosen the most wonderful names for their cheeses! And I absolutely love that label.
Must try this one the next time I'm in the States.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by AJ

Superbbbb cheese that is ! It looks so delicious let alone tasting!

Apurva
http://ajstates.blogspot.com

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by the lady and the gentleman

yum.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Alexis E.

I'm not sure if I've had any cheese by this manufacturer but I'll check them out!

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