Red Leicester Cheese

  1. Sparkenhoe: Behind the Scenes of Englands' Only Raw Milk Red Leicester
    Sparkenhoe: Behind the Scenes of Englands' Only Raw Milk Red Leicester

    Sparkenhoe

    Our visit to Sparkenhoe creators,  Leicestershire Handmade Cheese Company, was my first outing to meet a cheese maker while working at The Fine Cheese Co. and it was a fun one!

    After winding our way through the country lanes of Leicestershire, we reached the most idyllic location for a farmhouse cheese. Despite some interesting parking by our Cheese Care Manager, Luke Maslen, (not to mention that of our buyer, Gabi) we were welcomed by David Clarke of Leicestershire Handmade Cheese Co. We walked down some steps, swiftly greeted by some sheep and entered the little café they had recently built inside