Cheese of the month September 2018: Cam-mäh from Hof Solterbeck, Owschlag/Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

Everybody in food is talking about the north and nordic, and cheese wise as well there is a lot going on. It was high time to embark on two intense days of re-research with my companion in cheese, Theresa Malec. We toured the baltic east of the state of Schleswig-Holstein from Lübeck up to Flensburg, just south of the Danish border, and encountered many beautiful cheeses (and quark!) that would all deserve to be included in this series (you can read more about them here, in German). So much excellent milk (from cows, sheep and goats), and so many people treating it with great care! » Weiterlesen…

Cheese of the Month November 2016: Friesisch Blue from Hof Backensholz, Schleswig-Holstein

The Heinzelcheese cheese of the month in November is Friesisch Blue from the good folks at Backensholz, since 1991 pioneers of farmhouse cheeses made from raw milk, all the way up in the north, where Germany meets Denmark speaking plattdeutsch, low German. Because November is Cheese month in Berlin, literally so, with the Cheese Berlin happening on November 6th at Markthalle Neun! » Weiterlesen…

HeinzelCheeseTalk Special zur Cheese Berlin 2016: Der große Norden. 05. November 2016

Norden und Nordic, das steht seit einigen Jahren für das Ausloten von neuen kulinarischen Grenzen, weit über das Etablierte hinaus. Es begann mit dem Noma in Kopenhagen und Kräutersammeln im Wald und am Strand, aber die Identitätsfindung hat sich längst ausgebreitet. Im großen HeinzelCheeseTalk Special am Samstag der Cheese Berlin 2016 erkundeten wir von 16 bis 18h in der Markthalle Neun die Käse (und Weine) des Nordens. » Weiterlesen…