What Do You think Of When You Hear Cheese Cart?

The Cheese Cart at Urban Farmer creates a one of a kind experience for each and every guest. So what do you think of when you hear “cheese cart”? That’s exactly right, cheese on wheels! Stopping just short of the end of your table, our cheese cart aims to please. We have highly trained cheese stewards and a selection of cheeses carefully chosen by our chefs. Our cheese boards are displayed with garnishes such as; marcona almonds, local Ohio honey and fruit preserves. We can also recommend a wine pairing, to go with any assortment of cheese you would like.

It is our goal to have 70% local cheeses and 30% old world. Offering cheese from places like Ireland and England, Wisconsin and Vermont, to all over Ohio.

 

This is just a sampling of where our local cheese comes from:

Lake Erie Chevre – Cleveland, Ohio
Pasteurized Goat’s Milk
Lightly salted with buttery overtones

Kokoborrego Whetsone – Mt. Gilead, Ohio
Pasteurized Goat’s Milk
Very soft, earthy, hints of mushroom

Hulls Trace – Bellefontaine, Ohio
Pasteurized Cow’s Milk
4-6 months aged

Yellow House Blue – Seville, Ohio
Raw Sheep’s Milk
Pungent, salty and oak nutty flavor

Wooster Pike – Wooster, Ohio
Sharp Raw Cow’s Milk
Mellow to sweet blue flavor

Health Facts: Did you know in general cheeses are gluten free? Some cheeses that may not be are; blue cheese and beer washed cheeses. If you’re vegetarian, you want to look out for cheeses that are made with animal rennet. Rennet is the coagulation of milk using the enzyme chymosin, rennet comes from baby calf stomach. Parmesan, Gorgonzola and Grana Padano will always be non-vegetarian. Do not hesitate to contact our staff with questions about our cheeses.

A study published in the U.S. National Library of medicine in 2015, examined why certain foods are non-addictive than others and found cheese to be especially addictive. They discovered a protein found in milk products that play with the dopamine receptors and trigger those addictive feelings. With so many different varieties of cheese, how can one not become addicted? Don’t take our word for it though, come in for yourself and test out that theory. Be ready for when our cheese cart, makes its turn towards you!