Brebirousse d'Argental - sheep’s milk soft cheese - 2.2 lb/1 kg, France
Brebirousse is the only ewe's cheese with red and white mould rind. During his 3-week aging, the rind is washed twice with brine. Thanks to the square shape this cheese is easy to cut.
The products of the Guilloteau range are based on the "ultrafiltration technique" developed by Jean Claude Guilloteau and INRA. Guilloteau is the first dairy in France to use this manufacturing process.
The advantages of microfiltration are numerous:
- outstanding nutritional value: more calcium, phosphorus, and serum proteins;
- very soft ... more »
- SKU: 120316
Délice d'Argental - cow's milk soft cheese - 2.2 lb/1 kg, France
Hand-ladled into the moulds
Soft ripened triple-cream cheese from the Burgundy area, made from cow's milk. Crème fraîche is added to the milk during the manufacturing process. The texture is very unctuous and creamy and its flavor is milky and delicate.
- SKU: 120148
Le Plaisir - cow's milk soft cheese with white flowered crust - 6 oz/175 gr, France.
Le Plaisir is a generous cheese that just melts in the mouth. Its soft, creamy paste releases a subtle fresh taste full of delicate flavor. Le Plaisir is the cheese of gourmets.
Try it the way you like it:
- If you love fresh, creamy cheese, you should try Le Plaisir when it is still young.
- As it matures, Le Plaisir asserts its character and is a delight to many for its delicate smooth texture.
Compliments: Goes well with sweet fruits.
Appropriate wines: Pomerol, Saint Emilion, sweet Merlot.
Fat in Cheese: 60%
- SKU: 120196
Pont l'Eveque AOC - cow’s milk soft cheese - 12.3 oz/350 gr, France.
Made from rich, salty, pasteurized cow's milk, this cheese's taste is acquired from the gentle sun and humidity that produce the lush grass in Normandy. The taste is creamy, finely textured, and smooth; it is extremely pleasant, especially if you choose to eat the rind.
- SKU: 126053
Cabecou Perigord - soft raw milk goat cheese - 2 pcs - 4.94 oz/141 gr, France.
A milk cheese from the Loire region in France. Buttery, creamy, great finish. Serve with a sauvignon blanc. Because of its small size, cabecou matures quicky, in ten days to a maximum of four weeks. It is best enjoyed from Spring to Fall. The rind is thin and evenly yellow in color, the paste soft and creamy, with a slightly lactic flavor, nutty aroma and homogenous texture. When fresh they are mild with little goaty aftertaste and become really strong with age. They get their name from the old Languedoc word cabecou which means small goat.
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- SKU: 125025
Crottin Maitre - goat's milk aged cheese - 2.8 oz/80 gr, France.
Maitre Seguin is a living cheese. It is not wrapped and can thus ripen slowly, gaining in character, when kept in the fridge at 4°-6° C.
After three weeks it becomes dry and crumbly and is excellent served with aperitifs. The best time to serve is at the end of the meal - white wines when the cheese is young or red wine when it has matured. With fresh bread, it is ideal for snacks or wine and cheese parties.
The characteristic goat taste increases steadily when the cheese is kept at 4°-6° C.
Appropriate wines: Red or white Sancerre, Morgan, Gaillac.
Fat in Cheese: 50%
- SKU: 120197
Delice de Nostalgie - cow's milk soft cheese - 4.4 lb/2 kg, France.
This vineyard cheese from Burgundy is enriched with crème fraîche during its production. It has 75% fat in the dry matter but only 44% total fat. This delicate, smooth cheese is covered by a thin rind with a light coating of mould and will delight cheese lovers with its velvety, mellow taste.
- SKU: 120105
Le Brin - cow's milk soft cheese with bloomy rind - 5.3 oz/150 gr, France.
This exquisite and attractive cheese offers a gentle, subtle flavor and a satiny texture that melts in the mouth. Its natural, edible thin rind has a beautiful orange hue beneath a fluffy white coating. Le Brin is perfect to serve at any time of day. It makes a quick snack, slips easily into a gourmet sandwich and can also be used in salads. Le Brin goes well with dried apricots, apple slices sprinkled with cinnamon, pistachios and peanuts.
Compliments: Goes well with nuts, fruits or in a sandwich.
Appropriate wines: Sancerre, white Burgundy, Sauvignon.
- SKU: 120235
Brie de Meaux - cow's milk - uncooked, unpressed soft AOC cheese with a white mold - 7 lb/3.1 kg, France.
French cheese's king of kings. Since the Middle Ages this cheese has captured the hearts of all those who have experienced its outstanding taste. In the 19th century is was considered the finest cheese in Europe. The geographical separation between the places of production and "affinage" is a Brie tradition. In 1980 this cheese was accepted into the AOC family.
Texture: The pate is compact, supple and evenly textured. Its color is pale yellow, reminiscent of straw. Its rind looks like white velvet.
- SKU: 120109