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cheese pairings

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BigSound
beers 196 º places 9 º 13:59 Tue 6/19/2012

What style beer do you think would pair nicely with a fromager d’affinois?

 
CheesedMan
beers 555 º places 12 º 14:10 Tue 6/19/2012

Gueuze would be a great match for cheeses of this type.

 
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beers 2651 º places 99 º 17:22 Tue 6/19/2012

Fromager d’affinois, being similar to Brie, would benefit alongside a bottle of Gueuze, unblended Lambic or even fruit Lambic, as well as Witbiers, weissebiers and even some fruit beers that lean towards a tarter, rather than sweeter edge.

 
billk
beers 353 º places 59 º 17:41 Tue 6/19/2012

Is it legal in the USA even though it’s made of pasteurized cow’s milk? Sounds interesting, what’s it costing you?

 
ContemplateBeer
beers 1776 º places 137 º 19:08 Tue 6/19/2012

Biere de Garde.

 
PGHbeer77
beers 571 º places 22 º 19:11 Tue 6/19/2012

Anyone know of any websites that give generic guidelines for beer-cheese pairings?

I really don’t have much experience beyond, "Hey, I’m tipsy and kind of hungry. What’s in the bottom drawer of the fridge?"

 
CheesedMan
beers 555 º places 12 º 05:42 Wed 6/20/2012

Originally posted by billk
Is it legal in the USA even though it’s made of pasteurized cow’s milk? Sounds interesting, what’s it costing you?


Yes, very easily obtained in the US.

 
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06:51 Wed 6/20/2012

Originally posted by stoneageradio
Anyone know of any websites that give generic guidelines for beer-cheese pairings?

I really don’t have much experience beyond, "Hey, I’m tipsy and kind of hungry. What’s in the bottom drawer of the fridge?"

The book "The Brewmasters Table" by Gareth Oliver, brewmaster at Brooklyn Brewery, does a great job on not only delivering examples of beer and cheese pairing but also providing insight in why and the reasoning behind it all.

 
StefanSD
beers 2218 º places 45 º 07:13 Wed 6/20/2012

Originally posted by TheCheeseMan
Originally posted by billk
Is it legal in the USA even though it’s made of pasteurized cow’s milk? Sounds interesting, what’s it costing you?


Yes, very easily obtained in the US.


http://www.markys.com/caviar/customer/french-cheese-fromager-daffinois-1-lb..html#googlebase

 
Beersiveknown
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beers 4009 º places 123 º 07:05 Tue 7/3/2012

i have a beer and cheese pairing page on my blog, but its arranged by beer style


http://www.beersiveknown.blogspot.co.uk/p/cheese.html


there’s some handy links at bottom of page too