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Love has a recipe

by Mike Azure fell in love with a Corsican cheese, a cheese that doesn’t travel well. We were leaving in a couple days and she might never again see or taste the enchanting, goaty brocciu. Azure was sad, so I … Continue reading

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Brocciu three: Only one mystery solved

The idyllic goat farm by Azure After the first attempt at making brocciu failed, Mike called the farm to get more supplies for my birthday. Do you want to good news or the bad news first, he asked me after … Continue reading

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Brocciu two

(read more) by Azure I attempted my first unassisted batch of brocciu today in the kitchen of the chateau. Everyone else had gone to the brocante (a big flea market) in Chauveny and Mike and I stayed back to have … Continue reading

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Favorites from the brocciu making

Philippe Dominique Azure Cheeses

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Brocciu

by Azure (The one who loves Brocciu) Let’s start here… [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QBiUt7dtfGw&hl=en&fs=1] This story actually starts a long time ago on our fourth day on Corsica. We would go to the little market next to the Convent when we were staying … Continue reading

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