Glossary of Cheese Terms

Glossary of Cheese TermsContents1 Glossary of Cheese Terms2 Cheese Terms – Listed Alphabetically 2.1 Acid Set2.2 Acidification2.3 Acidity2.4 Affinage2.5 Affineur2.6 Aging2.7 Annatto2.8 Artisanal2.9 Asadero Cheese2.10 Bloomy Rind2.11 Brine2.12 Brushed Rind2.13 Buttery2.14 Calcium Phosphate2.15 Casein2.16 Caseophile2.17 Cheddar2.18 Cheddaring2.19 Cheesemonger2.20 Chihuahua Cheese2.21 Closed Curd2.22 Coagulation2.23 Cotija2.24 Creamy2.25 Crumbly2.26 Cultures2.27 Curdling2.28 Curds2.29 Curing2.30 DO Denominacio de Origen2.31 DOC Denominacao … Read more

Feria del Queso Tonantzintla 2022

21st Annual Feria del Queso Tonantzintla 2022 Held in Puebla On August 5, 6 and 7, Puebla celebrated the twenty-first edition of the traditional Tonantzintla Cheese Fair in the municipality of San Andrés Cholula, Puebla. This long-running cheese festival was canceled in 2020, and due to pandemic restrictions, significantly modified in 2021. Dairy producers, cheesemakers … Read more

Substitutes for Oaxaca Cheese

Substitutes for Oaxaca Cheese – 13 Great Options for A Variety of DishesContents1 Substitutes for Oaxaca Cheese – 13 Great Options for A Variety of Dishes2 What is Oaxaca Cheese?3 What is Oaxaca Cheese used for?4 What Makes a Good Substitute for Oaxaca Cheese?5 The Best Substitutes for Oaxaca Cheese in your Recipes6 Mexican Substitutes … Read more

8th Annual Festival del Queso Artesanal

8th Annual Festival del Queso Artesanal held in Tenosique, Tabasco Last weekend, after being postponed for two years, this highly anticipated, gastronomic festival was held in the state of Tabasco in the Tenosique Convention Center. The three-day event featured over 250 exhibitors and was attended by over 58,000 visitors. Respected as one of the largest … Read more

The Best Substitute for Panela Cheese – 12 Great Options

The Best Substitute for Panela CheeseContents1 The Best Substitute for Panela Cheese2 What is Panela Cheese?3 What is Panela Cheese used for?4 What Makes a Good Substitute for Panela Cheese?5 12 Great Substitutes for Panela Cheese in your Recipes6 Mexican Substitutes for Panela Cheese6.1 Queso Fresco6.2 Queso Blanco6.3 Cotija Cheese6.4 Requesón7 Substitutes for Panela Internationally7.1 … Read more

Panela and Spinach soup

Panela and Spinach soup In 40 minutes you can have this fantastic vegetarian tomato based panela and spinach soup. I was amazed how quick and easy this was to make. The flavors were fantastic and it made a great lunch for us with very little fuss. I used a Corvadonga panela cheese, which was excellent … Read more

Mexican Manchego vs Spanish Manchego

Mexican Manchego vs Spanish Manchego – What’s in a name?Contents1 Mexican Manchego vs Spanish Manchego – What’s in a name?2 What is Manchego cheese?3 What are the varieties of Spanish Queso Manchego?3.0.1 Manchego Fresco3.0.2 Manchego Semicurado3.1 Manchego Curado3.1.1 Manchego Viejo4 Manchego vs Manchego – Claim to the name4.1 Is Mexican Manchego the same cheese as … Read more

Queso Fresco vs Queso Blanco

Queso Fresco vs Queso Blanco – Are they the same?Contents1 Queso Fresco vs Queso Blanco – Are they the same?2 What is Queso Fresco?3 What is Queso Blanco?4 Queso Blanco vs Queso Fresco 4.1 How are Queso blanco and Queso fresco the same or similar?4.2 How is Queso blanco different from Queso fresco? Queso blanco and … Read more

Cotija vs Queso Fresco

Cotija vs Queso Fresco – All you need to know about these two iconic Mexican cheesesContents1 Cotija vs Queso Fresco – All you need to know about these two iconic Mexican cheeses1.1 What is Cotija?1.2 What is Queso Fresco?2 Cotija vs Queso Fresco – What are the Differences and Similarities 2.1 How are Cotija cheese and … Read more

Panela vs Paneer 

Panela vs Paneer Contents1 Panela vs Paneer 2 Mexico’s Queso Panela and India’s Paneer Cheese – Similarities and Differences3 Panela Cheese vs Paneer3.1 What is Panela Cheese?3.2 What is Paneer?4 Panela Cheese vs Paneer – Are they the same?4.1 How is Panela cheese similar to Paneer?4.2 How are Panela and Paneer different? Mexico’s Queso Panela and India’s … Read more