locavoreCLE

A CLE cheese shop featuring amazing Ohio cheeses as well as other local, unique products. Coming soon to Cleveland.
Cheese 101: A Whole Lot of Cheese
Dec 0
Dec 0

Cheese 101: A Whole Lot of Cheese

It has been a long time since I posted any new “Cheese 101” entries. I have not stopped sampling, I have simply stopped writing. In order to get all caught up, this will be one big entry, focusing on the basics of each cheese with links to learn more. Hope you enjoy! Midnight Moon Milk: Pasteurized Goat […]

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Cheese 101: Goat Gouda, Cave Aged Gruyere & Mimolette
Apr 0
Apr 0

Cheese 101: Goat Gouda, Cave Aged Gruyere & Mimolette

For the 6th installment of Cheese 101, I not only purchased samples from Heinen’s as I have done previously but also from Whole Foods, allowing for a good variety of cheeses. Goat Gouda Milk: Pasteurized Goat (and Honey) Country of Origin: Holland Family: Gouda Texture: Smooth, Creamy, Firm Aged: 6 months Vegetarian: Yes Beverage Pairing: Merlot Grade (Out of 5):  Background Unfortunately, the Internet […]

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Cheese 101: Divine Providence, Salty Sea Feta
Apr 0
Apr 0

Cheese 101: Divine Providence, Salty Sea Feta, Queso Galega & Belletoile Spread

Longer than I would like to admit, I met with Mr. Daniels of Agora Foods to speak about the possibility of opening locavoreCLE in the Gordon Square area. As Agora Foods is based in the neighborhood, and expanding with Astoria, I believed he would be a great resource. His opinion is based in fact/reality and […]

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Cheese 101: Buttermilk Blue, Casatica di Bufalo & Ewephoria
Jan 0
Jan 0

Cheese 101: Casatica di Bufalo, Ewephoria & Buttermilk Blue

After the successful inaugural post of Cheese 101, I headed back to Heinen’s and once again scoured their odds and ends basket for unique and delicious cheeses. This time I found 3 cheeses that differ in textures from creamy/soft to crumbly and range in flavors from very mild to extremely strong. There is something for everyone […]

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Cheese 101: Challerhocker & Lamb Chopper
Jan 0
Jan 0

Cheese 101: Challerhocker & Lamb Chopper

As I continue working towards opening a shop, I have vowed to increase my cheese knowledge by sampling random cheeses and then blogging about them. Although locavoreCLE will be specializing in Ohio cheeses, I plan to sample cheeses from all around the country as well as the world. My international cheese insight will only help to […]

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