Made in America: The Real American Cheese

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Made in America: The Real American Cheese

Wisconsin, Minnesota, Washington, Oregon, Vermont, New York, Texas, Connecticut, California.

These are some of the states represented at Beecher’s Cheese Shop in New York, where they’re supporting American farmers and selling tasty cheeses by the pound.

David Muir visited the store for the ABC News Series Made in America, where they’re making cheese the old fashioned way, using techniques that have been around for a thousand years.

As you will see, it takes patience and skill make a good cheese, especially with a room full of experts looking on.

Beecher’s cheese shop opened its first store in Seattle at the famous Pikes Place fish market and expanded to New York in 2011.