A Cheesemonger's History of the British Isles - Ned Palmer
A Times Book of the Year
A fabulous, fascinating Cheese Odyssey. Following the history of cheese from its neolithic beginnings right up to the modern day, Ned takes you on an entrancing journey through cheese and British history itself, meeting dozens of dedicated cheesemaker's along the way. Ned Palmer is an erudite, charming guide to all things cheese - and his book will make you want to eat nothing but cheese all day long.
Kate Williams, Historian and broadcaster