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Old 05-24-2008, 08:18 AM   #1
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Boccocini and feta cheese

Could someone tell me how to store the above cheeses?


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Old 05-24-2008, 08:21 AM   #2
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I store my boccocini in milk - that is what they told me at my local italian store that makes it from scratch.

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Old 05-24-2008, 08:47 AM   #3
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Feta should be stored in an airtight container with a 1/4 cup or so of brine.
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Make sure the brine covers the whole chunk of cheese.
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Old 07-02-2008, 09:14 AM   #5
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store it for the same with kaseri cheese too.
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Old 07-02-2008, 09:31 AM   #6
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Replace the brine for the feta every 2 or 3 days and

it will last a very long time.

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