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Monthly Archives: November 2017

Study shows that cheese makes wine taste better

The next time someone gives you a quizzical look when sat on the sofa guzzling wine and scoffing cheese, you can now justifiably say 'I do it for science!' A study in The Journal of Food Science tested 31 subjects who tried a variety of wines on their own, and then again while nibbling cheese. In almost all cases they found that cheese made the wine taste even better and never made it taste worst. "In short," said lead researcher Mara Galmarini, Read More...

Cheese Puns. Where would we brie without you?

Cheese puns. How cheesy can they get? 1 2 3   4 5  7 6 7 8 9 10 What's your favourite cheese pun? Do let us know in the comments! Even better, nip over to our shop and see if you can come up with a pun for the cheeses you can make with our Kits! Read More...

Nacho cheese?

If you had to take a guess at what the most stolen item in the world is, what would you choose? Alcohol? Cars? My heart via Harrison Ford circa 1980? *swoon* Actually, it's none of the above. It is in fact, cheese. A report which surveyed 1000s of retailers across 43 countries showed that 4% of cheese went missing from shelves, making it an high risk item! "The reasons why are reasonably clear, including high demand, easy 'disposal' by thieves and small, mobile formats that make it Read More...

Cheese and Pickle mince pies? Yes please!

Many moons ago I worked in a factory that made mince pies for Christmas. We started making them in March of each year. My world was full of mince pies. I dreamt of mince pies. I couldn't stand to look at another mince pie. Until now. Ladies and Gentlemen, may I present to you the Cheese and Branston pickle mince pies available from Lily Vanilli. https://www.instagram.com/p/BbXP5stn3oA/ Filled with new potatoes, cheddar and Branston's world famous pickle, what's not to like? Feel free to tell us Read More...