Author Topic: Any Northern Illinois cheesemakers?  (Read 1924 times)

Offline MarkShelton

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Any Northern Illinois cheesemakers?
« on: March 20, 2010, 11:44:57 PM »
I am just wondering if there are any members in Northern Illinois. I'm here in the DeKalb area.
I am constantly in awe of the very first people that consumed these things, despite how funky looking and smelling they had become.


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Offline ilvalleygal

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Re: Any Northern Illinois cheesemakers?
« Reply #1 on: June 20, 2011, 09:05:56 AM »
If a few batches of chevre count, then hello from La Salle County.

I'm reading and studying and keep hoping to find the time to make more cheeses.

I get Guernsey milk from a farmer near Dixon and goat's milk from a farmer south of Rochelle.

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Re: Any Northern Illinois cheesemakers?
« Reply #2 on: September 21, 2011, 07:19:54 PM »
I'm up here in the Swamps (Lake County).

Just getting going with cheese.
Ellen Bloomfield
Spinning, weaving, geocaching, dog training and now cheesemaking in the Swamps of NE Illinois.