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Crafting the Ultimate Summer Cheeseboard: A Celebration of British Farmhouse Cheeses
As summer graces us with its warmth and the days stretch long into the evening, there’s no better way to celebrate than with a thoughtfully curated cheeseboard. Imagine enjoying a selection of the finest farmhouse and artisan cheeses from Britain,...
Celebrating World Whisky Day: 3 Exceptional Cheese and Whisky Pairings
World Whisky Day, celebrated on May 18th, 2024, presents an ideal opportunity to delve into the delightful interplay between fine cheeses and exquisite single malt whiskies. Often perceived as unlikely companions, cheese and whisky are, in fact, perfect partners, sharing...
Four Reasons to Savour Goat's Milk Cheeses this Spring and Beyond, Plus Our Top Picks
I founded The Cheese Lady with a firm belief that fine (farmhouse & artisan) cheeses are good for you. Fine cheeses are good for your body and soul. So today, let's dive into the world of goat's milk cheese, a...
Celebrate English Blue Cheese: Three Top Picks for Your April Cheeseboard
April heralds a special time at The Cheese Lady as we celebrate the artisan craft and rich heritage of English blue cheeses. This month, we invite you to explore, savour, and indulge in three exceptional blue cheeses that highlight the heart...
Celebrating Women's History Month: 5 Inspiring British Female Cheese Makers
As we honour Women's History Month this March, we take a moment to recognise the remarkable contributions of female cheese makers who are making an indelible mark on the world of farmhouse and artisan cheese in the UK. At The...
Swiss Cheese: Where Tradition and Quality Meet
  This February, we're raising our glasses to Swiss cheeses at The Cheese Lady. Allow me to share my ode to Swiss cheese. In the picturesque landscapes of Switzerland, where lush green pastures meet towering Alps, lies a tradition as...
A Toast to Taste: Perfecting Cheese Wedding Cakes with Wine Pairings
By Lily Meyers, January 2024   What do you think of when you picture your dream wedding? Big white decorations, perhaps a champagne tower.... a tiered cake? Modern day weddings shift from trend to trend all the time, and it...
Elevate Your Festive Season with a Fabulous Christmas Cheeseboard
Savouring great cheese can and should be a year-round thing (if you ask me), just like in the French tradition. However, it appears that in Britain, cheese takes center stage only during the festive Christmas season. So if that's the...
Fine Cheese and Passion: Your Ultimate Guide to The Cheese Lady
You've probably stumbled upon The Cheese Lady surfing the web and the tantalising prospect of our exquisite cheese selection has piqued your curiosity. We understand that choosing a new cheese supplier is an investment in both time and money, demanding...
Champagne & Cheese: Perfect Pairings for Global Champagne Day
As "The Cheese Lady," my foremost passion has always been cheese, but my second love is undeniably champagne. I resonate with Lily Bollinger's famous quote about champagne being a fabulous companion to any occasion*, which could very well have been...
Iberian Delights: Five Unforgettable Spanish Cheese and Wine Pairings
Pairing cheese and wine is an art, a harmonious dance of flavours and aromas that can elevate your culinary experience to new heights. Spain, with its rich history of artisanal food production, offers a treasure trove of options when it...
Exploring the Flavours of Norway: Norwegian Waffles with Gjetost Cheese
This past summer, my family and I ventured beyond our usual sun-soaked Mediterranean cruise and set sail along Norway's captivating coast. Our voyage brought us to the charming village of Skudeneshavn, a short drive away from the pot of Haugesund....
Unveiling the Sweet Delights: Mead vs. Melina Honey Wine
In the world of libations, the lines between various beverages can sometimes become blurred, leading to confusion about what truly sets them apart. One such instance is the distinction between mead and honey wine. Often used interchangeably, these terms have...
Gorgonzola Dolce, Dolcelatte, and Cambozola: Exploring Differences in Production and Flavour
The world of cheese can be perplexing for enthusiasts trying to differentiate between Gorgonzola Dolce, Dolcelatte, and Cambozola. I often hear customers using these three names interchangeably, but the truth is that these cheeses have notable distinctions deserving of closer examination....
Perfect Cheese and Wine Pairings for a Delightful Summer Treat
Summer is the season of vibrant flavours and delightful indulgences. And what better way to savour the season than by exploring the world of cheese and wine pairings? From fresh and young cheeses to mature and aged ones, the summer...
Spoil the Cheese-Loving Men in Your Life this Father's Day
Subject Line: "Spoil the Cheese-Loving Men in Your Life this Father's Day"Father's Day, taking place on June 18th this year, has evolved into a commercial extravaganza, offering an overwhelming array of cards, gifts, and activities for the special men in...
Whisky and Cheese: The perfect match
On the third Saturday in May every year, whisky lovers around the globe raise a glass or two in celebration of Scotland’s national drink. The whisky consultant, Blair Bowman started World Whisky Day back in 2012. His idea was simple,...
Montgomery's Cheddar: A Story of Skill and Care
Montgomery's Cheddar is a cheese with a long and proud history. Made by the Montgomery family in South Somerset for three generations, it is a cheese that is steeped in tradition and made with skill and care. From the diet...
The Ultimate Pasta Gratin
This recipe is also known in our house as ‘fancy mac and cheese’. It serves 4-6 people.  My family loves when I make this dish. The recipe has evolved over the years – starting as a classic mac and cheese with fine cheese,...
Spring is in the air: Fine cheeseboard for Spring time
Springtime has finally arrived with snowdrops, crocuses and daffodils all bursting into flower. At this time of year, I adore watching lambs skip around the fields filled with the joys of Spring. As Easter is fast approaching it’s also the...
Mother's Day: Make It Extra Special with Fine Cheese and Wine
Mother's Day is a special occasion that allows us to show appreciation and love for the special women in our lives. While many people opt for traditional gifts such as flowers and chocolates, you can make the day extra special...