A Book of Verses underneath the Bough,
A Jug of Wine, a Loaf of Bread–and Thou
Beside me singing in the Wilderness–
Oh, Wilderness were Paradise enow!
The Rubaiyat by Omar Khayyam, written 1120 A.C.E.
I believe that Omar Khayyam would not have hesitated adding a piece of cheese to his famous verse.
I also can be certain that the complex flavors and textures that derive from these most simple and basic foods have stood the test of time for centuries and will continue to have an honored place on our tables and that the holy trinity of food ; cheese, bread and wine makes life just that little bit more delightful!
Cheese, revered by gourmands all around the world, is basically a product of one ingredient…milk. Be it cow, goat or sheep’s and with the help of Mother Nature’s natural miracle of fermentation it is…
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