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Cheese Pairing | Week of September 9th

Pilsner Bra Duro

Brooklyn Pilsner with Bra Duro.  Earthy, grassy and complex, this cheese is from Northern Italy; it’s grassy notes will pair nicely muted fruit notes of the Pilsner.

Martin Johnson runs The Joy of Cheese, a series of informal cheese and beverage classes that take place at a variety of Manhattan and Brooklyn venues as well as at the 92nd St. Y.  He is also Cheese, Charcuterie, Beer and Wine Manager for Gastronomie 491, a new market/cafe on the Upper West Side.  He blogs at www.thejoyofcheese.com