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DevinG Sep 17, 2009 11:49 AM

I had to move out of the DC area and am craving the mozzarella from Blue Ridge Dairy. Do they do mail order? Does anybody know how I can get some in Southern California (San Diego)?
Thanks!!

  1. Chocolatechipkt Oct 5, 2009 07:41 AM

    I love Blue Ridge's cheeses! Maybe they can overnight the mozz. to you, but it's really so delicate and doesn't last long even w/o traveling. You can get it at WF around here too, but I'd rather pay them directly at the markets, yk?

    1. MsDiPesto Sep 17, 2009 08:25 PM

      I think you're going to have to contact them about overnighting it to you. Check them out at : http://www.brdairy.com/

      I love their Feta.

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      1. re: MsDiPesto
        alkapal Sep 18, 2009 06:24 AM

        i love their feta, butter, mascarpone and their mozz!

        but i think their "feta" is not sheep's milk, but entirely jersey cows' milk. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Feta

        1. re: alkapal
          MsDiPesto Sep 18, 2009 10:01 AM

          I thought, so, as I think they're a strictly bovine operation. I'm curious about the "Ricotta Vaniglia" shown on their site. Agree about their Mozz, both smoked and non, have yet to try their butter.

          1. re: MsDiPesto
            Bob W Sep 18, 2009 11:26 AM

            For a while they had a drive-up window at their facility in Leesburg, which was in a funky little industrial park. It was a pretty wacky way to buy world-class mozz.

            1. re: MsDiPesto
              tcamp Sep 18, 2009 12:48 PM

              The ricotta vaniglia is very good. We ate alot of it this summer with fresh berries.

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                DevinG Sep 18, 2009 05:00 PM

                I called him, but he won't send anything. Any other thoughts?

                1. re: DevinG
                  alkapal Sep 19, 2009 02:23 AM

                  heck, you're going to california? i'm certain that you'll find gazillions of fabulous happy cow cheeses out there! go on the l.a. board and ask for local faves.

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                  wristband Sep 19, 2009 07:57 AM

                  I agree, their ricotta is excellent. I have purchased many tubs from BR stands at area farmer's market (esp. Falls Church on Saturday) this summer.

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