[LMB] Cheddar Cheese (WAS OT:- Points that simmer to the surface....)

Fred Smith fredex at fcshome.stoneham.ma.us
Sat May 19 22:57:33 BST 2018


On Sat, May 19, 2018 at 03:44:15PM -0600, Roberta Wright wrote:
> I would expect that there is a cheese importer somewhere in the Boston area
> from which you could get real english cheddar.
> I can get all sorts of import cheeses here in Laramie Wyoming.

probably true. thanks for the suggestion, I prolly woulda never thought
of that.
> 
> On Sat, May 19, 2018 at 6:58 AM, Fred Smith <fredex at fcshome.stoneham.ma.us>
> wrote:
> 
> > On Sat, May 19, 2018 at 09:39:26AM +0100, James M. BRYANT G4CLF wrote:
> > > Fred laments that he'll probably never travel there
> > > to get it himself, and would:-
> > >
> > > >.... like to have a sample of some real Cheddar,
> > > >i.e.actually from Cheddar.
> > >
> > > Will you be at WorldCon in San Jose, Fred?
> >
> > Thanks for the kind offer, James! But it seems highly unlikely, I
> > am not traveling a lot these days, plus my knees are killing me, which
> > makes me stay home more.
> >
> > Now, if you happen to be making a stop in Boston, we could meet up
> > somewhere!
> >
> > thanks again!
> >
> > >
> > > Cheddar cheese traditionally must be made within
> > > 30 mi (48 km) of
> > > <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wells_Cathedral>Wells Cathedral. My
> > > grandparents
> > > and aunt qualified for many years and won prizes,
> > > but have all been dead for nearly half a century
> > > so I haven't any of theirs left. But my cousin the
> > > accountant did the books of half the cheesemakers
> > > in this area before he retired, and another
> > > cousin's son-in-law is one of 'em.
> > >
> > > So if reminded at the beginning of August, and it's
> > > not confiscated by the Department of Agriculture,
> > > I'll bring some with me. After all I took 5kg to
> > > Doug and Claudia in Tajikistan last year.
> > >
> > > James --
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