Pasteurized Or Unpasteurized- Which Is Best?

At Shisler’s Cheese House, we home a number of cheeses soft, hard, blue- you name it. These cheeses are either made with pasteurized or unpasteurized milk, it usually comes down to the cheesemakers choice, however, some regulations restrict cheesemakers, for example, Stilton has to be made with pasteurized milk and Comte, which has been subject … Read more

Organic Cheeses- Are They Better For You?

If you are a cheese lover, it is already hard enough to choose between your favorite Mozzarella, Stilton or Cheddar. Not only that but in recent years, creameries have created another delicious choice for us: Organic. Image Source: gianteagle.com/93966253702.aspx Organic cheese is very much like many other organic agricultural products on the market, organic cheese … Read more

The Probiotics In Raw Milk Cheese Are Proven Very Beneficial

Image Source: barfblog.com/tags/raw-milk-cheese/ Despite the controversy, raw milk cheese just may be the perfect food. It offers pretty much all the nutrition you need, with full distribution of amino acids, balanced calories and a huge amount of probiotics which are so good for your body. The word ‘probiotics’ itself actually means “for life”, which means … Read more

The Best Low-Calorie Wine

Image Source: mohawkvalleywinery.com Summer is closing in fast and we all want that ‘bikini body’… but we also love to drink wine. Usually losing weight involves completely ridding our lives of all alcoholic drinks. However, we all know that we can’t resist a delicious glass of wine after a long day or even just on … Read more

10 Convincing Reasons Why You Should Eat More Chocolate

Chocolate is one of the world’s greatest comfort foods, it is the go to when life takes a bad turn, an easy gift for just about anyone, a satisfying, addicting treat that uplifts our moods. Image Source: i.ndtvimg.com/i/2016-08/dark-chocolate-625_625x350_81470296507.jpg Now too much of anything is never good for us, but there’s a whole list of the … Read more

Should You Eat Moldy Cheese?

It’s always a shame when we discover our food has gone to waste because of mold. While mold is usually a sign that it’s time to discard something, it’s not as clear exactly what to do when it comes to cheese. Here is a guide which will help you differentiate which cheese is ‘good’ and … Read more

Barley Bread Is Not Only Tasty But…

A study in Sweden found that not only is barley bread healthy for us, but it can actually cut the risk of diabetes and obesity. Image Source: healthadel.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/diabetes.jpg The study involved middle-aged participants being asked to eat bread made from 85% barley for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Around 11-14 hours after the last meal of … Read more

You May Not Have To Give Up Alcohol To Lose Weight!

Alcohol and weight have always seemed to have a bad relationship. A glass of your favorite wine after work or a nightcap with an old friend are usually the first things to go when we begin a diet. However, research as to why alcohol should stop during diets isn’t as clear as anti-alcohol diets make … Read more