- Why Your Camembert Isn’t Growing White Mold
- Preserving Methods | Vacuum Sealing
- Age Does Matter – Aging Homemade Cheese
- 3 More Cheese Recipes, And A New Feature
- Making Home Cheese Making Cheaper
- QA6 – Why Didn’t My Curd Knit Together?
- Bandaging Cheese – Another Way To Preserve
- Lipase – A Helpful Busy Little Enzyme
- QA5 – Why Doesn’t My Mozzarella Stretch Properly?
- Pressing Your Cheese – Bringing It All Together
There’s something new going on here at Curd-Nerd. We’ve been working on this project for a...
Last night we had the first frost of the coming Winter season. And it was a...
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With cheese making, there are a couple of real ‘buzz moments’ for me. The first is...
Back in the day, an important part of getting a good, tasty cheese meant having the...
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Once upon a time there was only cling film, and sandwich bags. Then someone found a way...
So you’ve made a great looking round of cheese and now it’s time to wax it....
This post is Part 8 of the continued basic home cheese making instructions. See the Curd...
There have been a few changes around the Curd-Nerd household lately. One of which has allowed...
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New Feature On Curd-Nerd
There’s something new going on here at Curd-Nerd. We’ve been working on this project for a while and, now, we think it’s ready to share with you. It’s our...
Is Cheese Making Seasonal?
Last night we had the first frost of the coming Winter season. And it was a good one. At -5º Celsius overnight the ground was icy white by this...
Bees Wax Cheese Wax
If you’re making hard cheeses like Cheddar or Gouda, chances are you either already waxing them, or have been looking into how to do so. Cheese wax is a...
QA9 – Can You Use Existing Cheese As Cultures For New Cheeses?
In the past we’ve talked a little bit about various ways to reduce the cost of your home cheese making adventures. Making Home Cheese Making Cheaper Cultivate Your Own...
Cultivate Your Own Blue Mold
Are you a blue cheese fan? Do you love yourself some funky blue mold? I have to say that blues aren’t my favourite cheese, but I can certainly enjoy...
Do You Keep Making Dry, Crumbly Cheese?
Dry, crumbly, pasty cheese. It’s the curse of any cheese that you hoped would turn out smooth and soft. There are cheeses that we expect to have a slightly...
QA8 – How Long Do I Have To Age My Raw Milk Cheeses Before I Can Sell Them?
Have you thought about selling your cheeses? Is it time to test your delicious creations out in the commercial market? While most home cheese makers find making cheese for...
Why Your Camembert Isn’t Growing White Mold
With cheese making, there are a couple of real ‘buzz moments’ for me. The first is when I get a really good, firm curd and get a strange satisfaction...