Why does cheese mold?

Answer Finding mold growth on a package of cheese you just opened a week earlier can be disheartening. Mold attaches to any number of foods, but cheese is a common victim.PropertiesCheese provides mold wi... Read More »

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Which grows mold, white cheese or yellow cheese?

Both yellow and white cheese grow mold. Certain types of white cheese, such as Gorgonzola and Roquefort, are hard cheeses that are supposed to have mold. Soft cheeses, like cheddar and mozzarella,... Read More »

Is cheese really mold?

Cheese is wildly popular around the world. According to the National Dairy Council, 1/3 of all milk production in the United States goes toward cheese making. In fact, 9.7 billion pounds were produ... Read More »

Is cheese mold bad for you?

Not all mold on cheese is bad for you; in fact, some cheeses are made from mold, such as blue and Gorgonzola. However, it is not recommended that you eat the mold. For hard cheeses, such as cheddar... Read More »

Does feta cheese mold?

According to Triple "A" Cheese, a feta manufacturer located in Mississauga, Ontario Canada, feta can mold like any other cheese after a certain amount of time. The company suggests that, though mos... Read More »