Fromage of the Day 01.03.14: Cabot Clothbound Cheddar

Cabot Clothbound CheddarFromage of the Day 01.03.14: Cabot Clothbound Cheddar.  Sharp, crumbly and nutty, this traditional yet contemporary cheddar is made from cow’s milk in Vermont.  It pairs nicely with your favorite Asturian cider, a Mahr’s Christmas Bock, just about every Chianti Classico on the market, or any Islay single malt scotch.  If it was a Miles Davis recording from the early ’70s, it would be Get Up With It, sprawling and accessible.  The Joy of Cheese January Events begin January 9 at 92nd St. Y with a Cider and Cheese pairing.  For details visit


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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One Response to Fromage of the Day 01.03.14: Cabot Clothbound Cheddar

  1. senelslant says:

    The Clothbound is an excellent cheddar, one of my favorites and readily available. Great pairing recommendations as well!

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