You probably noticed the changes to the website, and to the Cheese Making Classes page. With the changes there have been some glitches, including the new Class Information Request form not working. I apologize if you filled it out and you did not receive an answer back.
The form now works, so please resubmit your email and I will get back to you.
A few weeks ago I made my first Clothbound Cheddar and I mentioned that I would post weekly updates to show the flora growth on the bandaging. I am happy to say that it is finally showing signs of life. The outer layer of lard is starting to dry and you can see some of the flecks of green and blue starting to show.
My little beauty is now 16 days old and starting to show some life.
Now this is the first time I have every encouraged mould to grown on anything not ending “bert” so the temptation to scrub the cloth will have to controlled, and now on to the rest… (more…)