Patrick McGuigan: Lockdown cheeses – how the pandemic led to a new generation of British cheeses

9.00pm saturday 24th april

There’s been a wave of new British cheeses in response to the Covid crisis. Taste them with cheese writer and British Cheese Weekender organiser Patrick McGuigan

Streamed Live on @PatrickMcGuigan1 Instagram page

Taste along

Taste along with the following new British cheeses, available to buy as a bundle from The Cheese Hut:

  • Ashcombe, King Stone Dairy, Gloucestershire
  • Ricotta Salata, High Weald Dairy, Sussex
  • Lypiatt, The Old Cheese Room, Wiltshire

Useful Stuff

Tasting Toolkit

Three useful tools from the Academy Of Cheese to help you taste cheese like a pro before, during and after the British Cheese Weekender.

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Connect & Share

If you like what you see and eat, please shout about it on social media using the hashtag #BritishCheeseWeekender. And do please keep buying good cheese: now, for the festival and afterwards! British cheese needs you.