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Entries from June 2013

The Perks of Being a Cheesemonger

June 14th, 2013 · 2 Comments

Working in the artisinal food industry is not easy. You don’t generally make much money, the hours are long, you’re usually on your feet, and the conditions are never cushy. You have to truly believe that what you’re doing is bettering the planet, or humanity, or animal lives, or whatever it is that drives you. […]

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Tags: Beer & Food · Tastings

Make a cheese platter at home

June 5th, 2013 · Comments Off

When I say make a cheese platter at home, I mean the platter part quite literally. At its most basic, the simplest way to do this is to take a nice piece of wood, sand it all nice and rounded and splinter-free, and then mineral-oil the shit out of it. My dad gave me this […]

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