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Studying different culinary terms, learning and practicing recipes all the time. I am very passionate about food and family. I cook at work and at home.

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Different Types of Cheese

Cheese comes in lots of different, colors, shapes and textures. The most common cheeses are made from the milk of cows, goats and sheep. The color, flavor and texture are determined by the type of milk used to make it or the way the cheese is made. Mold and bacteria are used to flavor, shape and age several different cheeses. Different types of cheese may be grouped into several categories, such as:
Fresh Cheeses
Soft and Rind-ripened Cheeses
Semi-soft Cheese
Hard and Cheddar-type Cheeses
Grating Cheeses
Blue-veined Cheeses