Cheese press

I got a cheese press from Ben for Christmas !!! This means I will finally be able to try my hand at hard cheeses. There is only so much Feta one can eat…

First candidate: Farmhouse Cheddar.


Here’s what my first batch of soap looks like

img_2043It turned out great, right pH, right bubbliness and cleansing power. It may have been beginner’s luck, only batch #2 will tell us. They sold great at the South Strafford craft fair but it seems as though “the Happy Goat” is already taken.

I’ve saved a few for Christmas presents.