Cheese is a dairy food found in the known world.
Cheese is often included with meals, such as breakfast and supper. Wedges can be cut from wheels of cheese. Cheese can be veined with wine. Mold can grow on cheese. Peppers stuffed with cheese is a food served in Dorne. Bread and cheese can be offered as part of the guest right custom.
Varieties of cheese include
- veined white
- crumbled sharp
- ripe blue
- hard yellow
- sharp white
- stinky blue
Lackwits can be said to have cheese in their heads. Tywin Lannister, Lord of Casterly Rock, looks down upon the merchant princes of the Free Cities, considering them cheese lords and cheese kings.
Cheesemakers prospered in the Seven Kingdoms during the reign of King Jaehaerys I Targaryen.
A Storm of Swords
Lark the Sisterman refers to Small Paul as "Cheese-for-wits".
On the morning of King Joffrey I Baratheon's marriage to Margaery Tyrell, the royal court has for breakfast a Dornish dish of onions, cheese, fiery peppers, and chopped eggs. Cheese-and-onion pies are later served during the wedding feast.
A Dance with Dragons
Tyrion Lannister thinks of Illyrio Mopatis, a cheesemonger and magister of Pentos, as the "lord of cheese". Tyrion is served foul-smelling cheeses while staying at Illyrio's manse.
While staying in the cave of the three-eyed crow, Bran Stark and his companions have cheese and milk from the goats living in the caverns.
The dungeons of Riverrun were not the cleanest place in the Seven Kingdoms. By now he must smell like an overripe cheese.—thoughts of Jaime Lannister
- ↑ A Game of Thrones, Chapter 51, Sansa IV.
- ↑ A Game of Thrones, Chapter 23, Daenerys III.
- ↑ A Game of Thrones, Chapter 14, Catelyn III.
- ↑ 4.0 4.1 A Game of Thrones, Chapter 56, Tyrion VII.
- ↑ 5.0 5.1 5.2 A Clash of Kings, Chapter 8, Tyrion II.
- ↑ A Storm of Swords, Chapter 47, Arya IX.
- ↑ A Feast for Crows, Chapter 40, Princess In The Tower.
- ↑ A Dance with Dragons, Chapter 38, The Watcher.
- ↑ A Storm of Swords, Chapter 49, Catelyn VI.
- ↑ A Game of Thrones, Chapter 13, Tyrion II.
- ↑ A Clash of Kings, Chapter 9, Arya III.
- ↑ A Clash of Kings, Chapter 22, Catelyn II.
- ↑ A Clash of Kings, Chapter 38, Arya VIII.
- ↑ A Clash of Kings, Chapter 60, Sansa VI.
- ↑ A Storm of Swords, Chapter 3, Arya I.
- ↑ 16.0 16.1 A Feast for Crows, Chapter 23, Alayne I.
- ↑ 17.0 17.1 A Storm of Swords, Prologue.
- ↑ A Feast for Crows, Chapter 33, Jaime V.
- ↑ 19.0 19.1 A Dance with Dragons, Chapter 1, Tyrion I.
- ↑ A Dance with Dragons, Chapter 8, Tyrion III.
- ↑ Fire & Blood, Jaehaerys and Alysanne - Their Triumphs and Tragedies.
- ↑ A Storm of Swords, Chapter 59, Sansa IV.
- ↑ A Storm of Swords, Chapter 60, Tyrion VIII.
- ↑ A Dance with Dragons, Chapter 34, Bran III.
- ↑ A Storm of Swords, Chapter 1, Jaime I.