Founding Partners

Founding Partners

When the idea of opening a cheese shop originally popped into my head, I honestly had no idea what my first step should be. What I should research first — Location? Financials? I had no idea. I knew I wanted to feature Ohio cheeses but nothing beyond that. Then, I had an epiphany. I realized […]

Local Lunch: Mackenzie Creamery Sweet Fire Chevre

Local Lunch: Mackenzie Creamery Sweet Fire Chèvre

Hopefully you enjoyed the Series, Free Lunch, in which I highlighted cheeses I received from both Kerrygold (Blarney Castle & Dubliner) and Cabot (Chipotle & Private Stock Cheddar). I thoroughly enjoyed researching the various cheeses and of course tasting them. Each cheese had its own unique flavor and texture creating a final product that was […]

Mackenzie Creamery's Toasted Pumpkin Chevre Grilled Cheese

Mackenzie Creamery’s Toasted Pumpkin Chevre

Last Sunday, even though it was raining, I headed to our local farmer’s market to pick up a few things. I purchased some Ohio City Pasta for my father, an Apple Pie from Gray House Pies (yum!) for myself and lastly, a package of Toasted Pumpkin Chevre from Mackenzie Creamery. The previous week, I had seen […]

Broccoli & Cauliflower Grilled Cheese

Broccoli & Cauliflower Grilled Cheese

Yesterday, I googled broccoli cauliflower puree, hoping to find great inspiration for the evening’s grilled cheese. However, the 3rd result was for the exact opposite: Broccoli and Cauliflower Puree :: 6–9 Months – Baby Recipes…. I never thought that a couple of the search results would be for baby food! I did not want to […]

Mackenzie Creamery Goat Cheese Grilled Cheese

Mackenzie Creamery Goat Cheese Grilled Cheese

This week, I decided to search the Internet and my Grilled Cheese Book for recipes that included goat cheese instead of creating my own. I have been nibbling at this cheese ever since I bought it but had not yet used it in a starring role in a grilled cheese sandwich. I came across two […]

Mackenzie Creamery: A Story of Passion

Mackenzie Creamery: A Story of Passion

Sunday, instead of creating a new Sunday grilled cheese sandwich (sorry), I traveled to where the wonderful ingredient known as Goat Cheese is made: Mackenzie Creamery. Recently, I have noticed Mackenzie Creamery Goat Cheese located within Mustard Seed Market and was intrigued. It definitely looked amazing but was somewhat pricey so unfortunately, I never purchased […]