This is a list of cheeses from France. Traditionally, there are from 350 to 450
distinct types of French cheese grouped into eight categories 'les huit familles de
The cheeses of France; different types of French cheese and where they come
May 31, 2012 ... The French enjoy a lot of cheese. And more importantly, they are deeply
connected to and proud of their cheese. As well they should be!
France produces many of the world's finest cheeses. ... Here are brief
descriptions of some of my favorites, organized alphabetically for each region of
General lexicons have been developed to describe the flavor of cheese; however
, no terminology was found that describes specifically the flavor of French ...
French Cheese Guide with Cheese-France, information about the most popular
The Cheese of Europe's mission is to create awareness about how to incorporate
cheese into diets, and lifestyles.
Brie is the best known French cheese and has a nickname "The Queen of
Cheeses". Brie is a soft cheese named after the French region Brie, where it was
Roquefort is a popular French cheese, reported to be a favorite of Emperor
Charlemagne. In France, it is called the 'cheese of kings and popes'. This cheese
Marie Harel created the original Camembert cheese from raw milk in Normandy,
France in 1791. Today, however, a very small percentage of producers make ...