Category Archives: Cheese

Being the Dairy Capital just comes easily

We often get asked “Why is Oxford County the Dairy Capital of Canada?”  Here are a few fun facts explaining why. Over 1 billion served annually (glasses of milk naturally) Oxford County leads Ontario in milk production, producing over 1 … Continue reading

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Dairy Capital Cheese Fest – Made for Cheese Lovers

Oxford County’s title as the Dairy Capital of Canada is being recognized by a new exciting event – the Dairy Capital Cheese Fest on April 23, 2016 at the Oxford Auditorium in Woodstock. If you love food and drink festivals, … Continue reading

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What is a cheese trail anyways?

It sounds delicious because it involves cheese but what exactly is a cheese trail? When you hear the words “cheese trail” do you picture a little dirt trail through a beautiful woods with tasty treats of cheese lining the way?  … Continue reading

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A Heritage of Quality at Bright Cheese & Butter

Bright Cheese and Butter is working hard to ensure the proud tradition of great Ontario cheese and dairy continues. As one of the only heritage cheese-makers left in Ontario, Bright Cheese and Butter have been around since 1874. While a … Continue reading

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Home of the Big Ass Panzerotti Celebrates Cheese

Louie’s Pizza and Pasta is known for their hearty portions and laid back fun roadhouse atmosphere.  The place is always full of locals and regulars that make the trip from out of town. You get the feeling that the staff … Continue reading

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Apple Pie Without the Cheese….

“Apple pie without the cheese is like the kiss without the squeeze” states the obvious.  Apple pie and cheese are a perfect match, and Leaping Deer Adventure Farm and Market has elevated this flavour combination to a whole new level. … Continue reading

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Oxford County Cheese Trail: more cheese, exciting flavours & new experiences

More cheese, exciting flavours, new experiences – the slogan for the re-vamped version of the Oxford County Cheese Trail- says it all. The new and improved Trail, which officially launched in September 2015, delves even further into Oxford County’s rich … Continue reading

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Ingersoll Cheesey Playground on Giver

Rolling in cheese, squishing your way through a whole of brie – the dream of every mouse, right?  That and every child, too. This dream is a reality now in Ingersoll where children’s TV show Giver and local volunteers just … Continue reading

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Bright Cheese and Butter Mfg Co Ltd. wins numerous awards in their 140th year.

How could a wildly popular 140-year-old Oxford County cheddar cheesemaking company add to more than a century of gloriously tasty accomplishments and accolades? Well Bright Cheese and Butter did exactly that and in grand style – by taking home first … Continue reading

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12 (Back) Road Trips in Ontario’s Beautiful Southwest by guest blogger Louise Gleeson

Road trips are a great time to reconnect… When I hear the words road and trip, I think of rolled-down windows and off-key singing to an endless loop of tunes. I think of reconnecting to the person I’m traveling with … Continue reading

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