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The State of Raw Milk

Slow Food launches an international network of mutual aid to help raw milk cheese producers and confront their common challenges together.

Biodiversity House Opens with Cheeses of the East

The first meeting at the Biodiversity House, "Towards Aegea and Anatolia" was featuring cheeses from Anatolia and further east with a tasting of natural Triple A wines by Velier.

The 2017 Slow Cheese Awards Go To…

Since 2011, Slow Food has awarded shepherds and craftsmen who reject shortcuts and continue to produce cheese and other food products while preserving naturalness, traditions, and flavors.

Turkey’s Grape Heritage on the Feet of Mount Hasan

Gelveri-Manufactur cultivates indigenous grape varieties in small gardens on 1,500 m above sea level, and vinifies them with spontaneous fermentation inside millennia old amphorae which date back to the Roman, Armenian, Ottoman, and Byzantine era.

Pairing Games: Gelato and Raw Milk Cheeses

Compagnia dei gelatieri offers a rich program full of interesting workshops where unique gelato flavors are paired with various raw milk cheeses from the Cheese market stalls.

10 Things Not to Miss at Cheese

From 15 to 18 September, our biennial event Cheese returns to the town of Bra in northern Italy. The home of the Slow Food movement will surrender to cheeses. With just four days to go, we decided to make a list of the essentials. Note that many events have already sold out, so make sure to book by tomorrow. You can book some of the activities also during the event at the registered stands. During Cheese the streets and piazzas will be packed with food, drink, markets, workshops, conferences and people from around the world! There is something for everyone. 1. Spanish Cheeses No, Spain is not the host country of Cheese this year but, after the country’s success at the 2015 event, this year Spanish sheep’s milk cheese producers will be out in full force among the market stalls, so much so that we recommend that you start your visit to Cheese with […]

Two Apps to Download Before Coming to Cheese

We’d like to remind all the visitors about two tools that will be useful during Cheese. In addition to this website, there are also two apps we recommend.

Spanish Delights Not to Miss at Cheese

No, Spain is not the host country of Cheese this year but, after the country's success at the 2015 event, this year Spanish sheep's milk cheese producers will be out in full force among the Market's stalls, so much so that we recommend that you to start your visit to Cheese with the products of this country.

Do European Policies Support Good, Clean and Fair Food?

The Common Agriculture Policy (CAP) is heading towards a new reform, foreseen in 2020. This tool, which represents 37,8% of the EU budget, is still insufficient to support small and medium-scale producers’ needs, despite the numerous rehashes.