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Stilton

Definition: Stilton

Stilton:
An English blue cheese made from whole cow's milk. The milk ripens for four to six months, allowing mold to grow. It is a cheese with a pale yellow-white color and blue-green veins. It is creamy and rich in texture and its flavor sharpens with age. It has a mellow flavor with a pungent blue-cheese bite. Stilton can only be made in the British counties of Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, and Leicestershire to a specified recipe.

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CaterpillarGirl CaterpillarGirl 9 years
the stinkier the better, i love stilton, its a work of art really
insanitypepper insanitypepper 9 years
I adore stilton! Unfortunately many of our local groceries only carry the kind with fruit mixed in. I'm not saying that that's always bad, but most of the time I just want to get hit with the full force of the stinky cheese.
AIMEESUGAR AIMEESUGAR 9 years
they make a stilton with mango and ginger mixed in... SO GOOD! tastes a bit like cheesecake...
gruaig_rua gruaig_rua 9 years
Just the appearance is enough to make me gag....
Lovely_1 Lovely_1 9 years
Mmmmm looks great!
MayorMolly MayorMolly 9 years
I love Stilton! especially on top of salads!SO Yummy! I actually like it better than blue cheese.
wackdoodle wackdoodle 9 years
Yum! Now I'd love to have some Stilton but Whole Foods is closed! Moldy, stinky cheese is good.
nola45 nola45 9 years
Stilton is a fabulous cheese. You shouldn't reject it as "blue cheese" because it has a wonderful taste and isn't like other blue cheeses (at least not to my taste).
wren1 wren1 9 years
Reminds me of Christmas. We always have this over the holidays at my mom's.
emalove emalove 9 years
I don't like blue cheese very much...one of the only cheeses that I don't love!
4BYRDS 4BYRDS 9 years
I can't bring myself to eat moldy cheese. I know I'm missing out but it's a mental thing...
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