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 Read More…



Halloween Cheese

It’s getting closer and closer to the spookiest time of year. Halloween isn’t just a great time for kids, it’s also a time when the grown-ups can go wild in the kitchen! We’ve put together some of our favourite Halloween cheese recipes, all of which can be made with the cheeses in The Ultimate Cheese Read More…



Meet Our New and Improved Big Cheese Making Kits!

  The Big Cheese Making Kit is hugely excited to launch our new and improved range of Kits! Available to buy now, they’re bigger and better than ever.   So What’s Changed? Firstly, our packaging is now even more stylish. We spent a great deal of time refining the look to give the extra ‘WOW’ Read More…



The Perfect Father’s Day Gift

Father’s Day June 17th Dad’s like doing fun things. My extensive survey of Dads proves this. My extensive survey consists of asking me (a Dad) and my Dad (also a Dad) if we like fun things. And we do. So that’s good. What the survey also showed is that we’re not a fan of receiving Read More…



Mary Berry and The Big Cheese Making Kit

Towards the end of 2016 The Big Cheese Making Kit was approached by a TV production company asking if we’d be interested in providing one of our Goat’s Cheese Kits for use on a feature they were looking at running. Of course, we said yes. And that’s before we were told who the Presenter of the Read More…



Cheesy Valentine’s Cards

It’s really quite close to the day when you tell the special person in your life that you love them more than cheese. Which is a BIG DEAL. Because they know how much you love cheese. Or else, they’d better… So why not tell them with a cheesy Valentine Card? We’ve browsed the web to Read More…



Paul’s adventures in Halloumi making!

We loved reading about @psaxton63 Halloumi making over on Twitter so we gathered together his tweets and gave him his own blog post! Find out below how easy it is to make delicious Halloumi with The Big Cheese Making Kit.   Multitasking. Watching men's road race #Rio2016 and making cheese #Halloumi @bigcheesemaking 🚴🏼🚴🏼🧀🧀 — Paul Read More…



Our new kit!

Our new kit is here! The latest addition to The Big Cheese Making Kit family is the glorious Mediterranean Cheese Making Kit.   It’s a beauty isn’t it? The Mediterranean is such a hotspot for cheesemaking, with hundreds of varieties over three continents. We’ve picked our favourite five cheeses, and we hope they quickly become your favourites too! Read More…



Homemade Cheese

We’ve had some wonderful photos sent in from our cheesemakers of their homemade cheese this week! Firstly, we have Paul’s amazing Mozzarella made from his Ultimate Cheese Making Kit. He’s already made Goat’s Cheese from The Ultimate and this was his first attempt at Mozzarella. It’s safe to say it was a huge success! Of course, Mozzarella is perfect Read More…



The Big Cheese Making Kit on Awards Shortlist!

We’ve had an exciting few weeks here at Big Cheese HQ. Not only have we launched our new website, we’ve also discovered we’re on two awards shortlists! Firstly, The Ultimate Cheese Making Kit has been shortlisted for Best Vegetarian Innovation of 2015/16 in the Veggie Awards! The Ultimate Cheese Making Kit launched in June 2015 and contains everything Read More…