Monthly Archives: January 2013

Fromage of the Day, 01.29.13: Blu Del Moncenisio

Fromage of the Day, 01.29.13: Blu Del Moncenisio.  Creamy, earthy and peppery, this cow’s milk blue is from Italy.  It pairs nicely with your favorite stout, a Hermann Weimer Late Harvest Riesling, an Four Roses Small Batch or a Naked … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s New York Times

There was a fine piece on cheese signage in the Wednesday NY Times.  I was featured prominently.   Very prominently.  The article is here, http://bit.ly/VSYuhe

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Fromage of the Day, 01.27.13: Adelegger

Fromage of the Day, 01.27.13: Adelegger.  Crisp, nutty and slightly malty, this cow’s milk cheese is from Germany.  It pairs nicely with your favorite Aglianico, a T’Gaverhopke Singing Blond, an Isastegi Cider, or a Templeton Rye.  If it was an … Continue reading

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Rosters: Cheese and Belgian Beer, 92Y Uptown 01.24.13

Cheese & Belgian Beer Pairing 92nd St. Y, 01.24.13 Instructors:  Martin Johnson (The Joy of Cheese, Gastronomie 491) and Maggie Fuller  (12% Imports) Round 1 Chaource:  A rich creamy cheese from France. Beer:  Hof ten Dormaal – Dormaal Blond (8% Farmhouse Blond … Continue reading

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Roster in Formation: January 24 at 92Y

The beer list is set for our all-Belgian beer and cheese program at the 92nd St. Y Uptown on Thursday.  It looks like this. Brouwerij Hof ten Dormaal (Belgium) – Dormaal Blond (8% Farmhouse Blond Ale) Brasserie Hopfenstark (Montreal) – … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events

In addition to these, there are events on the agenda for February 19th at Gastronomie 491 with Brooklyn Brewery and February 20th at Breukelen Bier Merchants. January 24:  Dubbel, Tripels and more:  A Survey of the Belgian Brewing Tradition with … Continue reading

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Fromage of the Day, 01.20.13: Pecorino Gregoriano

Fromage of the Day, 01.20.13:  Pecorino Gregoriano.  Soft, sour, and buttery, this unusual sheep’s milk cheese is from Abruzzo.  It pairs well with your favorite Gavi di Gavi, an Brooklyn Local 2, a Doc’s Pear Cider, or an Auchentoshen.  If … Continue reading

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