In Pursuit of Cheeseyness


Simon Rimmer Sunday Brunch :

‘From the first time I met Morgan I knew she was a special talent. From making, storing and ageing to tasting, slicing and hunting out new cheeses, there seems to be nothing she doesn’t know.’


Cheeses by name, cheeses by nature: this is truly a place that does what it says on the tin. Everything – and we mean everything – is about the stinky stuff here. The shop may be small (and beautiful) but it sure packs a lot in, stocking more than 200 different kinds of fromage. You […]

Tiger Recruitment : Cheeses of Muswell Hill

Want to class up your evening meal? Why not start with a few delicious cheeses! Cheeses of Muswell Hill have gained many fans since opening (including TimeOut, winning their Most Loved Shop award in 2016). While the shop is closed to customers, they’re still operating and shipping directly from their Muswell Hill location. Not only […]

The Guardian : Cheeses

13 Fortis Green Road, London N10 3HP, 020-8444 country and north England cheeses. Running out of the shop at the moment are the earthy and lemony Gorwydd caerphilly and Harborne Blue, a blue goat’s cheese from Totnes, Devon. The owner’s top recommendation is Lincolnshire Poacher, a strong and amazing cheddar/gruyere hybrid which defies description.“Cheeses […]

Great British Food Awards : Cheeses of Muswell Hill

You may recognise this quaint little shop in Muswell Hill from Nigel Slater’s Kitchen Diaries or Paul Hollywood’s Bread. No, it’s not a TV set – it’s a fully-functioning family-run business and you’ll fall in love with their selection of cheeses the minute you step through the door.

American Express Essentials : Morgan McGlynn’s Dreamy Baked Vacherin

Vacherin Mont-d’Or is perhaps one of the most sought-after cheeses on the market come September. This cheese is only made between August and March, when the cows have come down the mountain from their high summer pastures, and their milk is too fatty and not plentiful enough to make whole Comté wheels. When this cheese […]

Trucker World : The best cheese delivered in London and across the UK

The best of London’s cheese deliveries Where: 13 Fortis Green Rd, Muswell Hill, London N10 3HP This diminutive shop on Fortis Green Road is run by local Morgan McGlynn, who took the place over straight out of college.

Speciality Food : Meet the next generation of Cheesemongers

Throughout her 12 years running Cheeses, Morgan has been inspired by the female cheesemakers and mongers across the UK: “I take inspiration from the amazing women in the cheese industry, like Mary Quicke, Anne Wigmore and Patricia Michelson to name a few. It is great to see more women in the cheese industry and I […]

About Time : Tiny gem in Muswell Hill

What: This tiny gem in Muswell Hill was established in 1982 and has already won awards for being damn great. Exclusively sourcing farmhouse and artisan cheese, Cheeses make buying cheese easier than ever with the option of home deliveries and even pre-prepared cheeseboards. Why Visit: Staff at the shop really know their stuff, which means you’ll leave […]

Tatler : Cheeses of Muswell Hill

Grocery-delivery services like Abel & Cole’s for veg and Fishbox have taken off in recent years, helpfully satisfying our cravings for sustainable fresh food without having to trek all the way to a market to get it. Cheeses have their own version of this – a monthly cheese club. This Muswell Hill-based company will send […]