Fun with Fondue #40 - Cheese Fondue Conspiracy? True or False?
July 22, 2016
I hope you're enjoying your summer (or winter if you're in the southern hemisphere).
I came across an interesting article last week and I wanted to share it with you. If you were ever curious about the origin of Cheese Fondue, I think you'll want to hear about the cartel of Swiss cheese makers.
Was this cheese conspiracy real? Was there really a cartel of Swiss cheese makers? Find out the interesting story behind the leap in popularity for cheese fondue and let me know what you think about it.
Monthly Fondue Tip - Cheese Fondue Trivia
I highly recommend you listen to this story posted on the http://www.npr.org website. There's a play button at the top of the screen. The whole story lasts 16 minutes and is quite interesting.
I'd love to hear your thoughts about it. Do you think the story is true? You can post your comments on the site's Facebook page.
Monthly Recipe Idea
Swiss Cheese Fondue
In keeping with the Swiss cheese cartel theme, here's a recipe for the traditional Swiss cheese fondue that includes the famous Emmental cheese that the cartel really
wanted to push. Don't forget to use stale bread with it too!