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Cheddar,

village, Somerset, SW England. It is chiefly a tourist center. Limestone is quarried, and strawberries are grown. Nearby Cheddar Gorge towers c.400 ft (120 m) high, with imposing limestone cliffs and numerous caves from which relics of prehistoric man have been excavated. The town gives its name to the famous cheese, which has been made there since at least the 16th cent.

Cheddar

a village in SW England, in N Somerset: situated near Cheddar Gorge, a pass through the Mendip Hills renowned for its stalactitic caverns and rare limestone flora. Pop.: 4796 (2001)
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Featuring subtle caramel sweetness with delicate hints of the duskiness of wine-aging casks, this cheddar is traditional only in likeness to the best of British cheddars, honoring balance, sharpness and a smooth milky texture.
The announcement brings Orkney Scottish Island Cheddar into the same category of protection as high-profile products like Stomoway Black Pudding, Arbroath Smokies and Scotch Beef.
Earlier this year, Wyke Farms and Collier's Powerful Welsh Cheddar were delisted in Sainsbury's, and expectations had been rising ever since that other retailers, too, would seek to rationalise the number of Cheddar brands they stock in a bid to avoid the "unnecessary duplication" cited by Morrisons.
We stripped all of the animal fat out and replaced it with a healthy vegetable oil and essentially made it the same way as a farmhouse cheddar to get loads of flavor into it.
Collier's Powerful Welsh Cheddar cheese, one of many quality brands made from Welsh milk at Llandyrnog creamery (pictured), has taken two prestigious titles at the Nantwich International Cheese Show
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Paul Rowe, general manager at the Haverfordwest creamery, said, "We are extremely proud of the cheese we produce here at Haverfordwest and I'm delighted that we beat off stiff competition from across the UK to pick up the gold prize for our mature cheddar.
CHEDDAR - Cheddar describes a family of cheeses - very popular and versatile and available in a range of flavors from mild to very or extra sharp and white to yellow to orange in color.
To get halfway decent flavor we had to turn to Cabot 75% Less Fat Light, the only cheddar math three grams of fat per ounce.
Similarly, Ashley Chase - which owns the Coastal Cheddar brand, marketed as having a 'deliciously sweet, distinctive flavour' - recently reforrnulatedthe the recipe for its traditional farmhouse Cheddars to make the cheeses sweeter.
The company's Organic Cheddar was a particular hit with the judges, winning awards across the spectrum--a gold, silver and bronze award.
Jamie wanted to enter his Montgomery Cheddar in the British Cheese Awards in London today.