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February 12, 2022

Bernhard’s Bergkäse

  Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews One seriously fine mountain cheese from central Switzerland In a Zingerman’s culinary world in which wonderful food is always, happily, in abundance, every once in a while something shows up that’s particularly special. And that is what happened this week. The cheese crew at the Deli got their hands on a […]

December 7, 2021

Adopt an Alp: Glarner Alpkäse

INTRODUCTION We’re bringing you Glarner Alpkäse cheese as part of the Adopt and Alp effort.  Each year since 2015, Zingerman’s Delicatessen has helped support the family farmers and cheesemakers in the Alps of Switzerland through our Adopt An Alp effort. We import different Alpage cheeses–each with a special story about the lifestyle, traditions, people and […]

December 7, 2021

Traditional Swiss Fondue Recipe

  We love fondue–and of course we love it best with good quality, swiss cheese. We like ours with a combination of emmenthaler and gruyere, and one really special alpine cheese of your choice. In the late fall and winter, our choice for this really special cheese is one of the alpage cheeses we important […]

December 7, 2021

Adopt an Alp: Tompey L’Etivaz AOP

INTRODUCTION We’re bringing you Tompey L’Etivaz AOP cheese as part of the Adopt and Alp effort.  Each year since 2015, Zingerman’s Delicatessen has helped support the family farmers and cheesemakers in the Alps of Switzerland through our Adopt An Alp effort. We import different Alpage cheeses–each with a special story about the lifestyle, traditions, people […]

April 19, 2021

Cheese Room Sessions: Pleasant Ridge Reserve Selection

Cheese Room Sessions is a virtual event series of conversations hosted by Deli cheesemonger Sean Hartwig, with special guest cheese makers and professionals who will talk about their delicious creations and ramble about life in the dairy business.  In this month’s session, Sean will be joined by Andy Hatch, owner and head cheesemaker at Uplands […]