Tag: French cheeses

French comfort food aka fromage: Part II

Here’s Part II of  my two-part look at French cheese, the comfort food of choice during lockdown! The French protect their best cheeses The AOC (Appellation d’Origine Contrôlée) system was developed in 19th century for wine. In 1925, Roquefort became the first cheese to… Continue Reading “French comfort food aka fromage: Part II”

French comfort food aka fromage: Part I

While many nations have turned to alcohol or cake to help them through the stress of lockdown, it seems that the French comfort food of choice is cheese – consumption of which has soared over the last year. Of course, I am not surprised.… Continue Reading “French comfort food aka fromage: Part I”