Nugget stocks more than 400 varieties of cheese. If the very thought of trying to figure out which one pairs best with your ’95 Voignier sends you into a cold sweat, don’t worry: each store has a cheese specialist on site to make selecting a snap. Our cheeses are hand-cut and tasted daily by our cheese specialists to ensure freshness and quality, and we’re always happy to cut you off a sample so you can taste before you buy.
Apr 10, 2013 9:50 AM
Join us for a day of cheese! Make your whey through some of our favorite curds. A wide variety of cheese whizzes from around the world to our own backyard will sample some of their favorite cheeses along with some new ones! Save 25% on all cheeses sampled (more than 100 cheeses!).Continue reading …
Mar 26, 2013 12:27 PM
When it comes to Ricotta, these guys have thought of everything. Made with only a few all–natural ingredients (milk, cream, culture, vinegar and salt), and gently nestled in its own little basket, the Ricotta’s true delicate texture really shines through.Continue reading …
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Did you know that cheese is one of the best available sources of calcium and protein, as well as phosphorus? And that it is also full of vital nutrients and minerals? That and it tastes great too! Basically, cheese is a whole load of goodness packed into one scrumptious bite!
When preparing a cheese board, always start with a cheese friendly surface like wood, tile or marble. Don’t forget to buy enough cheese for the occasion, usually 1-1½ ounces per person per cheese. Cheeses are best served in odd numbers (arranged according to flavor) with a common theme, like country of origin or type. Always use separate knives for each cheese, and remember to serve them at room temperature for best flavor.