Fromage of the Day, 02.22.11: Lazy Lady Fil-A-Buster

Fromage of the Day, 02.23.11: Lazy Lady Fil-A-Buster.  Dank, pine-y and buttery, this washed rind cow’s milk cheese is from Vermont.  It pair well with your favorite sweet white wine (Brooklyn Guy suggests a Pinot Blanc), a lambic or a Doc’s Green Apple Cider.  If it was a Tom Waits performance it would be this live rendition of “Waltzing Matilda” from 1977, his voice has the gritty density of this cheese.  The Joy of Cheese February events resume February 23rd at Boxcar Lounge and February 24th at Culturefix.  Details are here.


About jmartin437

I've worked in and around the world of high end cheese for 27 years. I've been everything from a department manager who hired and fired and trained staffs to a weekend warrior who shows up ties on an apron the middle of a rush and talks to customers and cleans up the place. I enjoy it all, and I especially like my current situation conducting informal seminars about cheese at area bars and in class at the 92nd St. Y. The current schedule is always up at In addition I conduct private events that are perfect to lead off birthday parties for foodies and sommeliers and also they make great entertainment for corporate team building events and associates meetings at law firms. In addition, I've been a freelance journalist for 27 years. Currently my profiles of leading musicians and filmmakers appear in the Wall Street Journal and I also wrote about sports for the Root, and for five loooong years, which included the entirety of the Isiah Thomas Knicks era, I wrote about the NBA for the New York Sun. I enjoyed writing about basketball so much that I now do it here at rotations for free.
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