Climbing Mt Tam
Triple creams are the most crowd-pleasing cheeses out there.
They’re made with added cream and have a fat content of 75%* or more,
creating a texture as plush and yielding as softened butter.
One of my fav triple creams is Mt Tam from Cowgirl Creamery in Petaluma, California.
It smells of fresh button mushrooms and tangy cultured butter.
I especially love the rind. It adds some kinky complexity and texture to the otherwise shy cheese.
Every time I do, it reminds me of sinking my teeth into a slice of baguette slathered