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cheese and tuna

Seafood and cheese in general may seem like a strange combination. However, many of our articles have proved otherwise, suggesting that cheese can be a great pairing to fish types such as salmon and prawns. However, does cheese and tuna go together? In this article, we look at the best cheeses to pair with tuna. Can you Pair Cheese and Tuna Together? Cheese and tuna are commonly paired together in sandwiches and toasties. Therefore, this means a creamy cheese or a cheese with good melting properties is required. It is key to not choose a cheese that is too rich that would ultimately overpower the flavour of the tuna. The cheese should be used to add and enhance the flavour and add to the texture. Top 4 Cheeses to Pair with Tuna are: -Mozzarella -Cheddar -Comte or Gruyere -Fresh cheese (cream cheese or cottage cheese) Classic Cheese to Pair with…

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how to stop cheese from sweating

Whilst many of us cheese lovers are getting to grips with the cheese etiquette and how best to pair our cheeses for those ultimate flavour combinations, it is important to also understand the best way to store our cheese. Storing cheese correctly means that it will last longer and we can preserve the flavour as well as the quality. But which is the best method to ensure this and to stop cheese from sweating? How to Stop Cheese from Sweating The best method to prevent your cheese from sweating is to store it correctly using cheese paper. This is a two-ply paper with wax inside and thin porous polyethene plastic on the outside. It allows the cheese to breathe and release excess moisture whilst still maintaining freshness and flavour. How Should I Wrap my Cheese at Home? Of course, all cheeses are different and require different storage methods and ways…

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cheese knife vs cheesewire

There is much discussion about which type of cheese knife to use and how to use them. In this article, we look at which is better to use, a cheese knife or a cheese wire cutter. Which is Best – Cheese Wire or Cheese Knife? Using a cheese knife is best for cutting cheese. It helps to provide a more accurate cut and is beneficial when preparing a variety of different cheeses. Using a cheese knife is cleaner and ensures a beautiful presentation of the cheese. The best cheese knives are made from stainless steel and range from 5” to 8” in length. Best preparation method: Cheese wire cutter Cheese knife Fresh Cheese ✓ Soft Cheese ✓ Semi-hard Cheese ✓ Hard Cheese ✓ Blue Cheese ✓ Why are Cheese Knives the Best? Using a cheese knife may be more favourable. You will be able to be much more precise when…

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