Origin of terroir
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So I was happy to see that the European theory of terroir was in action, promoting with pride the qualities of a specific region.
These are the standard selling points of the craft-distilling movement, with its locavore lingo, terroir talk, and handmade hype.Your ‘Craft’ Rye Whiskey Is Probably From a Factory Distillery in Indiana|Eric Felten|July 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Yes, cheeses can have terroir just as wine can, but when it comes to cheese, regionality is oftentimes overlooked.
But the real identity of these cheeses lies not in their names, but in the terroir, in their origin.
The methods of production used in the U.S., although correct, abandon the entire idea of terroir and regionality.