Now you’ve got your rustic eye in, it’s time for a quick round of ‘Sheep or Cheese’?
a) Blue texel. Originated in the Netherlands in the 1970s, blue colour varying from pale to dark.
b) Parlick Fell. Named after a steep, cone-shaped Lancashire fell synonymous with sheep grazing.
c) Castlemilk Moorit. Created in the 1900s on land owned by the first Baronet Jardine.
d) Swaledale. Off-white, robust, originating in the Yorkshire valley of the same name.
Answers a) sheep b) cheese c) sheep d) both - the cheese is named for the sheep’s milk