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New Cheese: Mystic Bowhead Blue

Cheesemonger Ross Sabee is pleased to announce that Morning Glory Farm now carries Bowhead Blue, the first cheese from Mystic Cheese Company’s brand-new factory, cave and store in Connecticut. We’re already big fans of Mystic—their Melinda Mae remains… Read More

Cheese Spotlight: Morbier-Style Ashbrook from Vermont

Some of our favorite European-style cheeses come from Spring Brook Farm in Reading, Vermont, Their Reading is an excellent expression of the Raclette style, while Spring Brook Tarentaise is inspired by the French cheese Abondance. And then there’s… Read More

Cheese Platters, at Last!

Customers have often asked if we could create cheese platters for them. This year, the answer is yes! Cheesemonger Ross Sabee now creates sumptuous platters for 18-25 guests including four cheeses and one meat, or five cheeses if… Read More

Farm Recipe: Spring Kale Salad with Mermaid Farm Feta

Use any kind of kale, or an assortment: lacinato, curly-leaf, Red Russian all work well in this salad. You can also substitute any kind of feta. Mermaid Farm makes our favorite, right here on Martha’s Vineyard.

Farm Recipe: Cheddar Chive Downeast Biscuits

Extra-sharp cheddar from the Cabot Creamery Collective is our choice for these cheesy, satisfying biscuits. This recipe makes about a dozen. You can also skip the cheese and chives for a fine batch of plain biscuits.

Rainbow Chard, Bacon and Brie Quiche

1 prepared pie crust (recipe here »») 8 oz. bacon, cut into small chunks 1 small yellow onion, diced 6 cups chopped rainbow chard (about 1/2 bunch) 5 oz. brie, cut into small chunks 8 eggs 1/2 cup… Read More

Try This Luscious Fruit Salad, No Recipe Needed

The folks at Upinngil Farm in western Massachusetts just tweeted this, and we had to share. It’s so simple and fresh, you don’t even need a recipe: Just cut up your melons and peaches, add your mint leaves… Read More

The Grey Barn of Connecticut? Meet Arethusa Farm

Martha’s Vineyard has The Grey Barn, and Litchfield, Conn. has Arethusa Farm. These two dairies produce very different cheeses, but their stories have some elements in common.

Watch: Making Cheese at a Massachusetts Dairy Farm

Take an armchair tour of Smith’s Country Cheese in Winchendon, Mass., led by “big cheese” Dave Smith. Meet the cows and watch the cheesemaking process along with a group of students from Boston University.

What Cheese to Choose?

Looking for an imported cheese? Check our list below for American-made alternatives! There’s a reason we carry few imported cheeses at Morning Glory Farm: So many fine cheeses, in a wide variety of styles, are coming out of… Read More