Made in the Chew Valley and named after a cavern in the nearby Mendip Hills, Lamb Leer is a delicate ewes' milk cheese.
The bloomy white coat conceals an intriguing interplay of textures.
The paste just under the rind becomes supple as it begins to break down, while the core remains crumbly.
The flavour is a delicate balance of sweetness with a hint of almonds and a more fruity acidity.
|Brand||The Fine Cheese Co.|
|Country of Origin||British Isles|
|Style of Cheese||Soft|
|For Pregnant Women?||No|
Ewes' Milk (98%), Salt, Starter Culture, Microbial Rennet
|Nutritional Info (per 100g)|| |
Energy 1214KJ, 292Kcal | Fat 22.4g of which Saturates 17.5g | Carbohydrate 5g | Protein 17.3g | Salt 1.74g
|Allergen Advice|| |
For allergens see ingredients in bold.
|Storage||Keep refrigerated below 8˚.|
Throughout our history, we have sought, cared for and loved hand-made cheese. Search from over 600 delicatessens, farm shops and so on throughout the UK, and in over 30 countries (from Austria to Australia).
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The Fine Cheese Co. is a maturer, wholesaler, retailer and exporter of artisan British cheeses. We are based in historic Bath, founded by the Romans and famous for its beautiful Georgian architecture - alongside Venice the only World Heritage city in Europe.
We have been cheese specialists for twenty years, and from the start we have nurtured and supported the cream of British cheese-makers. We stock over a hundred hand-made British cheeses: from rediscovered gems such as Devon Oke, a hard but creamy cows’ milk cheese made to the original seventeenth century recipe, to Lord of the Hundreds, an unpasteurised mature sheep’s milk cheese made in the style of an Italian Pecorino.Read more about us >