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Cheeseboard Roundup

Cheeseboard Roundup

We wholeheartedly agree with Marissa Mullen, of That Cheese Plate fame, who spoke with Rebecca Jennings at Vox about how cheese plates serve as self care. Here is a roundup of some recent cheese plate magic that has us inspired to snack our days away! 1.      Erika...

Orange v White Cheddar

Orange v White Cheddar

Why is most cheddar orange? How is White Cheddar different? In its natural state, all cheese presents shades of white to creamy yellow. So what's the deal with the pumpkin orange hue most of us associate with America's most popular cheese? In a word, tradition....

The Face in the Rock

The Face in the Rock

Face Rock Creamery is named in honor of the unique ocean sea stack formation that sits off of Bandon's stunning coastline. The ancient rock formation we call Face Rock features a defined upturned face surrounded by smaller outcroppings. A legend from the Coquille...

Why do Curds SQUEAK?

Why do Curds SQUEAK?

WHY do curds squeak and why does that squeak go away once the curd is refrigerated? Most importantly, is there any way to bring the squeak back? We’ve got answers.

In Your Face Kicks up your Cornbread

In Your Face Kicks up your Cornbread

Cornbread spiced with green chiles and In Your Face cheddar adds the final touch to a light summer supper. One of my favorite light suppers is a chunky tomato and cucumber salad, studded with avocado and sweet Walla Walla onion. To add another layer of texture and...

Breaking Down Butterfat

Breaking Down Butterfat

Butterfat is the term given to fat present in dairy products. Learn what it is and how it plays into cheesemaking. Butterfat is the term given to the fat in dairy products. Think about the difference between nonfat milk and heavy cream. Cream has a visibly richer...

5 Grilled Cheeses to Weaken Your Knees

5 Grilled Cheeses to Weaken Your Knees

These recipes featuring different Face Rock cheeses will take your grilled cheese mastery to the next level! In April, we celebrated Grilled Cheese Month with gusto, featuring several of our favorite Face Rock cheeses on very different styles of sandwiches. Cheddar is...

Pack an Easy Curd Snack Box

Pack an Easy Curd Snack Box

This snack box is a quick way to pack a portable on-the-go snack.    Face Rock cheddar curds are perfect for packing into a portable, healthy snack for both kids and adults! Cheddar curds are a great cheese to use since they retain their texture and don't "sweat"...

Horseradish Cheddar Bloody Mary Pie

Horseradish Cheddar Bloody Mary Pie

If you're a Bloody Mary fan, you are going to love this tomato pie! We've taken the flavors of the classic cocktail and transformed it into a savory pie that features our tangy horseradish cheddar. This Bloody Mary Pie is a great dish to serve year-round, but it will...

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