Alpine Cheese Sale - 20% off

20% off Alpine Cheese Sale

Our 20% off Alpine Cheese Sale gets underway today. We have a great selection of Alpine Cheeses and the following are included in the sale whilst stocks last or until 1st April 2019. Included in the Sale are: Gruyère - a pinnacle of traditional Swiss cheese-making, a culinary masterpiece as suited to snacking and cheeseboards as it is to the...
Parmesan Sale

Parmesan Sale – 30% Off

In our Parmesan Sale we are offering a great discount of 30% off our excellent Parmesan Cheese from 11th-21st January (or whilst stocks last if we sell out sooner). Our customers tell us that they love both the taste and the texture of our Parmesan. Customers like eating it on its own or grating or shaving the Parmesan and using it with pasta, soup...
Cheese Celebration Cake

Love is in the air – for Cheese Celebration Cakes

Just got engaged or planning a Wedding for 2019 or 2020? Then the chances are you are far from alone. The website www.bridebook.co.uk estimates that as many as 100,000 couples will have got engaged over the Christmas holiday period. Other research shows Cheese Celebration Cakes for weddings and other celebrations are really growing in popularity. T...
Cider

Stroud Wassail this weekend

We are proud to be supporting this Saturday and Sunday's celebration of Wassail in Stroud. The term wassail goes back to anglo-saxon times and is a form of toast. “Waes Hael” – Be of good health. The reply to this toast is for the company to say “Drinc hael” – Drink healthily. As  well as being able to come into the shop on Saturday a...
How to create the perfect Christmas cheeseboard

The secret to a perfect cheeseboard

As Christmas approaches we have lots of customers coming in and asking for help with cheeseboards. The first thing we ask is what is the occasion, for example, family celebration, dinner party, drinks and nibbles? Once we have in mind the type of event we can then think about recommending cheese, so it might be a “local cheese” board, or if som...
Cheese Hamper

What better Christmas gift than a hamper?

What could be a more traditional seasonal gift than a classic Christmas Hamper with loads of suitable food and beverages for the festive season? Hamper gifts became fashionable in the Victorian era when the rich would provide wicker baskets of food for their staff and those less fortunate for them to enjoy a decent Christmas din...