Stuff Every Cheese Lover Should Know


This pocket-sized handbook to all things cheese is the perfect gift for artisan cheese lovers, home cheesemakers, and anyone who appreciates a good wedge of cheddar.

It’s hard to think of a more universally beloved food than cheese. But there’s so much more to learn and enjoy beyond the plastic-wrapped blocks from the grocery store. Within the pages of this pocket-sized guide, you’ll find information, how-tos, and trivia for cheese lovers of all levels. Casual cheese eaters and connoisseurs alike will learn about:

  • How Cheese Is Made
  • Why Some Cheeses Melt Differently
  • How to Build a Festive Cheese Board for Entertaining
  • Pairing Cheese with Wine and Beer
  • How to Make Cheese at Home

Plus an illustrated guide to cheese gadgets, terms every cheese lover should know, how to host a cheese tasting, how to make the ultimate grilled cheese, and much more!

Alexandra Jones is a writer, cheesemonger, and cheese educator based in Philadelphia.

  • Hardcover
  • 144 pages
  • 3.5 x 5.75 inches