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Monthly Archives: October 2012

The Big Cheese Making Kit is now in The Eusebi Deli!

For all you cheese fans in Glasgow you can now purchase a Big Cheese Making Kit in The Eusebi Deli, 793 Shettleston Road. If you're not in the mood for tasty food right now, take a look at their beautiful website and you soon will be! http://eusebi-food.co.uk/ Read More...

A Scots Larder – Cheese By Big Cheese Making

Thanks to A Scots Larder for a lovely Blog piece....   Of all the products we use on a regular if not daily basis cheese must be one of the most terrifying in terms of making it yourself. Curdling milk to most brings back memories of lumps landing on your breakfast cereal or floaters in your tea when you’ve left it a day or two too long. So how do you control the process to turn milk into something soft creamy Read More...

Our lucky 400th!

We are delighted to have so many twitter followers in such a short space of time! To show how happy we are about it we gave away a Big Cheese Making Kit to our 400th follow who is: @CupcakeDepot Well done Cupcake Depot....time to get your cheese on! Read More...

‘Relish’ the chance to buy a Big Cheese Making Kit!

We are now for sale in Relish Deli on Constitution Street, Leith, Edinbugh. If you are in the area and suddenly feel the urge to make some cheese, you know where to go! The Big Cheese Making Kit is getting around....watch this space!   Read More...

The Big Cheese Making Kit comes to Stockbridge Market in Edinburgh

This weekend we took our Big Cheese Making Kits to Stockbridge Market in Edinburgh. It was such a lovely sunny Autumn day that you couldn't help but feel a warm glow...even if we were standing in the shade of a large building feeling very cold indeed! We got a great reaction with our Kits.  A phrase that we are getting very used to hearing is "that's Christmas sorted then"!  I think we might need to recruit Santa's little helpers! We are hoping Read More...

‘The View from The Table’ is a good one!

Our lovely friend Sarah over at The View from The Table did an excellent review of her experiences making Mozzarella.  A common theme amongst first time cheesemakers is..."it's so easy" and "it made so much"!  Sarah might still be amking her way through the Mozzarella mountain she created! Monday, 8 October 2012 Homemade Mozzarella I made cheese, I really did! Mozzarella with lots of fresh thyme. My friend Isobel is a very clever website designer, she does voodoo on websites that I can only Read More...

A lovely customer review from “Foodie Quine”

Claire Jessiman, or Foodie Quine as she is also known, wrote a lovely review about her experiences making Ricotta this week.  She was ably assisted by her 10 year old son, proving that making your own cheese really is child's play! Foodie Quine's review of The Big Cheese Making Kit : http://foodiequine.blogspot.co.uk/ Big Cheese Making Cheese making is one of those scary sounding things.  Something that your great granny would have done in the olden days, is hard work and requires lots of Read More...

Villeroy & Boch love The Big Cheese Making Kit!

We were delighted to run a cometition with Villeroy & Boch to giveaway Big Cheese Making Kits! Entrants were asked to invent a new type of cheese.  The winning entries were: Gin and Tonic flavour (using juniper berries and lemon) Lobster and Champagne (for the tru Big Cheese in your life!) Blue Cheese flavoured with pear poached in red wine Each winner won a Big Cheese Making Kit of their choice. We can't wait to see the results! Read More...