My F&W
quick save (...)

Taste Test: Cheddar Cheese

For a recent taste test, the F&W staff sampled a dozen Cheddar cheeses sold at supermarkets nationwide and rated these four best.

Cabot Sharp

staff comment "Nice, nutty flavor."
interesting bite In 2000, Cabot made the world’s largest grilled cheese—320 lbs.

Cracker Barrel Sharp

staff comment "Great tang, kind of addictive."
interesting bite Cracker Barrel will celebrate its 50th birthday next year.

Sargento Sharp White

staff comment "Good creaminess, perfect for grilled cheese."
interesting bite See their website for cheese-wine pairings (www.sargento.com).

Heluva Good Sharp

staff comment "Creamy and sharp—;but not too sharp."
interesting bite Unlike many large producers, Heluva Good ages its cheese naturally.

Published November 2003
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

Comments

Add A Comment

    Add a Comment

    See our terms
    You must be logged in to comment. or
    advertisement
    You might also like
    advertisement
    The Dish
    Receive delicious recipes and smart wine advice 4x per week in this e-newsletter.
    The Wine List Weekly pairing plus best bottles to buy.
    F&W Daily One sensational dish served fresh every day.

    Congratulations to Mei Lin, winner of Top Chef Season 12.

    Join celebrity chefs, renowned winemakers and epicurean insiders at the culinary world's most spectacular weekend, the FOOD & WINE Classic in Aspen, June 19-21.