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  • Cheddar Cheese. Photo credit: Richard North

    Cheddar

    Posted on February 14, 2015 by Michel in Cow's Milk Cheese, English Cheese, Pressed Cheeses.

    Cheddar is a cheese made of cow’s milk. Its name comes from the town of Cheddar in Somersetshire where it is said to have been manufactured for the first time in the late sixteenth century. Cheddar is traditionally made in the form of 36cm diameter wheel weighing between 27 to 35kg. For the record, in 1840 […]

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