Canadian cheesemaker Saputo Inc. says it’s closing its plant in Hancock, eliminating 60 jobs in a western Maryland town that has lost three other big manufacturers in the past decade.
One person has died and three newborns have become ill in an outbreak of listeria linked to Hispanic-style cheese.
Whole Foods Market Inc. is recalling Crave Brothers Les Freres cheese in response to an outbreak of a bacterial infection that has sickened people in several states and killed at least one person.
Baltimore is a little obsessed with cheese, and local merchants are happy to supply it. Most are sourcing from regional dairy farms to make fresh, local options available to consumers, though some just offer extraordinary selections from around the world. All boast experts who can speak to the qualities of the cheeses and recommend food and drink pairings. Check out these five shops to find the best cheese offerings in Baltimore.
Maryland’s goose hunting season gets under way this weekend.
If you like a good grilled cheese — and who doesn’t — there’s a place food lovers will want to check out in Catonsville. It’s called Grilled Cheese & Co.