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Homage2Fromage 8 - Italian Cheeses with Super Mario

Having missed the last Homage2Fromage event I was really looking forward to the latest event for the increasingly popular Leeds cheese club.  It was also the first time I'd taken Jane along, and I was a little nervous that she might find things a bit too cheesy. The theme this month was Italian cheeses, and as we climbed the stairs at The Adelphi we could smell wonderful wafts of cheese drifting down to greet us. There were 7 cheeses to sample ... Provolone - this had a firm texture, with a chewy rind which added to the flavour Fontina - this was one of my favourites of the evening, a wonderful taste and texture Smoked Mozzarella - this one divided...

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