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It’s Sunday Morning: Time to Talk Cheeses – Interview with Mary Quicke

Last fall, in the lobby of the  Cavalieri Hotel in Bra, Italy, The Lady had the delight to meet Mary Quicke, Owner and Cheese Maker at Quickes Traditional Cheese, one of our favorite cheesemakers… and bloggers… For The Lady, it was liking meeting a Rock Star… and in reality it was… a Cheese Rock Star. We […]

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Open-Faced Grilled Cheese #25: Pilgrim’s Choice Londoner Cheddar with Shaved Ham on LaPanzanella Croccantini

As promised, although late in coming, The Lady and moi will continue to post our new grilled cheese pairings until we meet our pledge of 30 to celebrate National Grilled Cheese Month… Tonight The Lady took a right turn and decided to do the grilled cheese open-faced, which makes it a “melted” rather than a […]

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The Lady with Mary Quicke in Bra, Italy

Mary Quicke’s Oak-Smoked Cheddar

The Lady met Mary Quicke in Italy at the Slow Food Bra Cheese Festival last September and rated it one of her Top Ten Cheese Days… or as the case might be… Top Ten Cheese Nights (they met late in the evening after a great day at “Cheese”)… After returning to the Pacific Northwest, The […]

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