Synopses & Reviews
Ashley English provides a feast of information for dairy-loving foodies! She guides readers through all the essentials in four topic-specific sections: Butter & Ghee, Cultured Dairy Products, Cheese, and Ice Cream. Each primer offers need-to-know facts with gorgeous photos, troubleshooting tips, profiles, and Ashley's own roster of recipes for making such dairy staples as butter, sour cream, and cheese from scratch-as well as 10 seasonal dishes from Chilled Cucumber Yogurt Soup to traditional Mac & Cheese.
Create artisanal cheesesand#8212;right at home! Susan Ogilvy's detailed instructions and line drawings take you through the process, so you can easily produce delicious fresh milk cheese; cream cheese; traditional soft cheeses like Colwick and Cambridge; a small Cheshire, and more. This wonderful addition to any cook's library also has recipes for other dairy products, such as yogurt, butter, and clotted cream. Best of all, there's no complicated equipment, ingredients, or facilities required!
About the Author
Susan Ogilvy, who used to work for the Milk Marketing Board and the Ministry of Agriculture in the UK, was also a nutritionist. She was an avid home cheese maker and teacher of the craft.