Brin d'Amour

Supple and velvety. Aromatic, herbaceous and earthy.

The outer rind of this cheese is coated in the aromatic herbs of the Corsican maquis or scrubland which also make up much of the forage on which the sheep of Corsica munch.

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The outer rind of this cheese is coated in the aromatic herbs of the Corsican ‘maquis’, or scrubland.
The ‘maquis’ of Corsica consists of dense evergreen shrubs, herbage and more than 42 varieties of orchid.
The birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte is the most mountainous of all the Mediterranean islands, and is noted for its warm climate and gorgeous coastlines. Records show that sheep farming and cheesemaking have been a key part of the region’s economy going back to the days of the Etruscans, and likely much earlier than that.

N.B. A whole Brin d'Amour weighs approximatley 750g to 900g. Smaller weights are a cut piece of a whole cheese.

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Country of Origin France
Milk Variety Sheep's
Style of Cheese Semi-Soft
Vegetarian No
Organic? No
Suitable For Pregnant Women? No
Ingredients Raw sheep's milk, salt, rennet.
Nutritional Info (per 100g) Energy 1440 kJ 344 kcal | Fat 26 g | Of which Saturates 18.7 g | Carbohydrates 2.7 g | Of which Sugars < 0.02 g | Protein 25.1 g | Salt .78 g
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Keep refrigerated below 8°. Please eat within 10 days of receipt.

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