Colston Bassett Shropshire Blue

The distinctive, orange-coloured, sister cheese to Colston Bassett Stilton.
P Pasteurised V Suitable for Vegetarians
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This is the sister cheese to Stilton, made by the superb Colston Bassett dairy. The addition of annatto, a natural vegetable dye, gives the cheese its distinctive colour and earthy flavour.

*A whole Colston Bassett Shropshire Blue weighs approximately 8kg. Smaller weights are a cut of a whole cheese.

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Country of Origin British Isles
Milk Variety Cows'
Style of Cheese Blue
Vegetarian Yes
Organic? No
Suitable For Pregnant Women? No
Ingredients Pasteurised whole cows' MILK (97.75%), Penicillium roqueforti, Mesophilic lactic forming culture, Rennets, Salt, Annatto Norbixin
Nutritional Info (per 100g) Energy 1701KJ 410Kcal | Fat 35g, Of Which Saturated 23g | Carbohydrate 0.1g, Of Which Sugars 0.1g | Protein 23.7g | Salt 2g
Allergen Advice For allergens see ingredients in bold.

Keep refrigerated below 8°. For pieces that are 500g or larger, please eat within 14 days of receipt. For pieces smaller than 500g, please eat within 10 days of receipt.

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