The Skinny On Cheese

Message From Jim Prevor, Editor-In-Chief

The Skinny On Cheese

High-fat Cheese: the Secret to a Healthy Life? The Telegraph

High-Fat Cheese May Benefit Health By Boosting ‘Good’ Cholesterol, Study Suggests Huffington Post

These headlines, and thousands more, have been motivated by new research, as The Telegraph explains: A diet rich in cheese might actually be good for our health, according to a new study.

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Roland Barthélemy – Gentleman, Teacher, Cheesemonger

An Inside Look At a Man with a Passion For Cheese

Roland Barthélemy – Gentleman, Teacher, Cheesemonger

Editor’s Note: One afternoon I received a call from Sebastien Lehembre, senior brand manager at Group Savencia (Alouette Brand) asking if I would like to spend a day with Roland Barthélemy “playing with cheese.” To understand my delight, one must understand the respect Barthélemy holds in the international cheese community. Not only did I feel honored, but also surprised and slightly intimidated.

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New Orleans — An Emerging Cheese City

Spice in the Big Easy

New Orleans — An Emerging Cheese City

It’s a rainy Wednesday night in New Orleans, and the cheese shop is packed. We’re here at St. James, a retailer located on the edge of the city’s business district, sandwiched between a surf-themed dive bar and slick, remodeled hotels. Inside the glassy front of St. James, well-appointed New Orleanians, from girls on a night out to older couples, sit at a couple dozen tables, their attention focused on a tray of four cheeses in the middle of each table. It’s a full house at the Alpine cheese tasting night, and a great night to be a cheese connoisseur in New Orleans.

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