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Why Eat Dairy Foods for Calcium?

If you're looking to up your calcium intake, dairy foods are a great source. Dairy foods (particularly yoghurt and most cheeses) are a healthy and easily absorbed source of calcium and have been part of the human diet for some 8000 years. Dairy is also more...

Why is Calcium Important?

Did you know that more than half of Australian adults do not meet their recommended daily intake of calcium? Breaking this down even more - only one in four females and one in two males meet their calcium requirements from food. “So what!?” you might be thinking. Why...

Olympus Cheese On the Menu: Pawpaw Café

Looking for an amazing lunch or dinner experience, or simply to while away the morning hours sipping coffee and brunching it up with the best? Iconic Brisbane food spot Pawpaw Café in Woolloongabba is famous for their South-East Asian dinner menu. They are also...

What is Fresh Cheese?

Here at Olympus Cheese, we make fresh cheese. What is fresh cheese you ask? Shouldn’t all cheese be fresh? Well, yes, but fresh cheese refers to a type of cheese which is not aged and is minimally processed. We examine the different types of fresh (or young) cheeses...

Olympus Cheese On the Menu: Clapham Junction, Banyo

Looking for your next place to celebrate the Easter weekend and indulge in some seriously good dishes featuring Olympus Cheese? Try Banyo’s favourite bar Clapham Junction Wine Bar Provisions. Recently voted runner-up in the Weekend Edition Awards for Brisbane’s Best...

Olympus Cheese On The Menu: Foxy Bean Cafe, Woolloongabba.

A stone's throw away from Woolloongabba's Logan Rd Antique Quarter and the Gabba Cricket Ground is one of Brisbane's most gorgeous cafes, Foxy Bean. Whether you’re all about that cafe culture or you’re a pub grub, Foxy Bean caters to both. They have an amazing menu...

Why is Plain Greek Yogurt Good For You?

You may or may not know, that apart from our delicious Cheese, Olympus Cheese also has a yummy Yoghurt range. We sell both Natural unsweetened yoghurt and Greek unsweetened yoghurt. Today, we want to talk about Greek Yogurt in particular (or yoghurt as we still say in...

Olympus Cheese on the Menu: Little Genovese Cafe, Coorparoo

A Fan of Genovese’s Super Brazil blend in a gorgeous cup of coffee? Enjoy the caffeine hit straight from the source at their cafe Little Genovese, tucked away on Clarence Street in Industrial Coorparoo. With freshly baked goods, a delightful brunch menu and with the...

Is Fetta Cheese Good For You?

Cheese – the ultimate indulgence. Cheese is a tasty, savoury add-on to numerous dishes but is a product countless people evade when following a healthy diet. Good news – not all cheese is evil for you! In fact, Olympus Cheese stocks one of the healthiest cheeses out...

Buffalo Cheese: It’s Not Just Mozarella

When most people think of buffalo milk and buffalo cheese, they may only know buffalo mozzarella. But there’s now an emerging industry in Australia centred on buffalo milk products, and cheesemakers are beginning to use it to make a wider variety of...

Halloumi To Introduce the New Olympus Cheese Website

We are very excited to be launching our new-look Olympus Cheese website, to complement our new packaging and products. We have been working hard to produce a site and content which is exciting for lovers of cheese across Australia. Most of all, user-...