Cheesy Christmas 13: Stilton

Cheesy Christmas 13: Stilton

On one hand I was glad to finally be able to say that I’d tasted Stilton cheese, you see, there was a time when we were reading about it on a near-daily basis!

Reading about Stilton cheese you say?

Well… sort of. You see when our kids were small, there was a series of cartoon books about an intelligent mouse names Geronimo Stilton and our kids LOVED him. He was always going on a new adventure with his clumsy cousin, Trap, his adorable (and adored) nephew Benjamin and his always-there-to-save-the-day sister Thea (How DOES one pronounce that name? The jury’s still out).

So you see… we were no strangers to the existance of Stilton cheese, but today would be our first taste…

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Cheesy Christmas 11: Mini Coeur Pommeau

Cheesy Christmas 11: Mini Coeur Pommeau

Like yesterday’s cheese, Abondance, today’s mini coeur (mini-heart) cheese is one that we had last year.

In fact, not only was it the first cheese that we had last year as part of our Cheesy Christmas 2020, but it scored high with a 4.5/5 and comments like “there’s a taste of cider” and “it melts in your mouth”.

Like Day 10’s Abondance… we had high expectations.

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Cheesy Christmas 6: Séchon de Chèvre

Cheesy Christmas 6: Séchon de Chèvre

This particular cheese was one that we’d had last year as well, so on one hand there was a hint of familiarity.

What’s more, since we’d just had a séchon de brebis on Day 4, I was reminded of the fact that not only this year, on day 4, but also last year, we’d had trouble finding information on the word séchon.

But let’s dig into the cheese…

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