The Most Popular Bleu Cheese Pairings

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Blue cheese, you either love it or you hate it. The bold taste is like no other, it tastes delicious to the enthusiast but repugnant to the cheese virgin. If you're willing to take the bold first step into appreciating cheese, you're making the right choice in choosing blue cheese. The taste of blue cheese (and most cheeses, really) can greatly be enhanced by the food you pair it with. Cheeses are often had with some sort of crackers, wine and light leafy vegetable like parsley (optional).danish blue You would be surprised to know that blue cheese was accidentally invented when people realized when you age cheese in a cave it eventually grows mold and bacteria which causes an off smell but increases the taste and actually has health benefits to it as well. Nowadays, the mold and bacteria is either directly injected or mixed in from the beginning with the curds. Blue cheese must be temperature controlled to have the perfect taste, much like wine. If the temperature gets too high the cheese will soften and develop a rancid smell.

When pairing wine with cheeses, one wants to make sure the taste of the wine compliments that of the cheese. If you're having blue cheese, bleu cheese which is particularly sharp and salty, you're better off going with a sweeter red wine that will provide a contrast to the sharp flavor of the bleu. In the case of the blue cheese burger, blue cheese is very effectively paired with a juicy and great tasting grilled patty coupled with some bread and ketchup. The taste blends so perfectly that it's magnificent, I couldn't think of a better burger combination. Besides the wines and the blue cheese burger, blue cheese can also be paired with any other food you feel will contrast with the sharp salty taste.In the case of the blue cheese burger, blue cheese is very effectively paired with a juicy and great tasting grilled patty coupled with some bread and ketchup. The taste blends so perfectly that it's magnificent, I couldn't think of a better burger combination. Besides the wines and the blue cheese burger, blue cheese can also be paired with any other food you feel will contrast with the sharp salty taste.

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This article was published on 2011/04/19