Latest Blog Posts

  • 001f0f31-4a6c-4020-abfd-af0bdb1fc95c.jpg.2 Visit of a live Cheese Wire - Juliet Harbutt – well known for her expertise in all things Cheesy returns to NZ in February when she will travel round the country giving master classes not only on Cheese but Wine and Cheese and pairings thereof.. email for further details And guess who provides all the useful cheesy equipment!
  • Christmas Hours Christmas Closing Dates - Ho Ho Ho it is that time of year again! We will be closed from 23 Dec to 12 January.
  • Greek Yoghurt Recipe Greek Style Yoghurt Recipe - Follow these directions carefully, using regular full cream pasteurised milk, add the Sacco yoghurt starter and you will have the best homemade yoghurt ever .... no preservatives or additives.
  • slider-2 Emilio Festa is in the news again - Emilio Festa, twice winner of the Home Crafted Cheesemaker and Home Crafted Cheese Awards at the annual NZ Champions of Cheese Awards was in the news again this weekend
  • cheesed-off-with-red-tape Cheesed off with Red Tape - Dominion Post Article: A grandmother who hand-milks four cows has taken on the world's best cheesemakers and won - but she's facing defeat at the hands of Ministry for Primary Industries food safety officers.