For the love of Gastronomy! Food, science and fun!


  • camembert brie

    Camembert v brie

    To many they are indistinguishable, but wars have been fought over smaller differences. Whose side are you on camembert or brie?

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  • italian cheese making kit

    Cheese Monkey

    Blessed are the Cheese Makers. Double blessed are the Cheese Monkeys.

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  • Making Ricotta Cheese

    Cheese Monkey Ricotta Cheese Help

    We are still updating the Help pages, so please contact us if you have any specific questions.

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  • cheddar cheese facts

    Cheddar Cheese Facts

    If anyone in England thinks of cheese, then it’s cheddar that comes to mind. The country was built on a ploughmans lunch – here are some cheddar cheese facts.

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  • ricotta facts

    Ricotta Cheese Facts

    Its creamy, it’s delicious, it’s easy to make yourself. Here are some Ricotta Cheese Facts that you might find of interest!

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  • mozzarella facts

    Mozzarella Facts

    Mozzarella Cheese – the ultimate melting cheese. Perfect for pizzas – so what’s the back story? Here are some mozzarella facts!

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