Sainte Maure de Touraine

An unpasteurised, ashed, French goats cheese log, that is both creamy and full-flavoured.
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£12.00
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A classic from the Loire, a region knee-deep in great goats' milk cheeses dating back to the Saracen invasion of France in the 8th century. It is so delicate when young that it is held together by a thin straw. (In order to control production of the cheese, the dairies now have to have their farm's name or code laser engraved on the straw. (Pull it out and look!) The fresh cheese is ashed, and then ripened to produce a log that is both creamy and full-flavoured. The Fine Cheese Co.'s Sainte Maure is selected from one of the small farmhouse producers and aged to perfection by the affineur Hardy.

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Country of Origin France
Milk Variety Goats'
Style of Cheese Soft
Ingredients Goats' Milk , Starter Cultures, Salt, Charcoal (vegetable base), Rennet
Nutritional Info (per 100g) Energy: 1240KJ, 299Kcal / Fat: 25 +/- 2g, of Which Saturated 19g / Carbohydrate 0.5 +/- 0.2g, of Which Sugars 0.5g / Protein: 18 +/- 2g / Salt: 1.7 +/- 0.3g
Allergen Advice For allergens see ingredients in bold.
Pack Weight 240g

Keep refrigerated below 8°. Eat within 7 days of receipt or the date shown on cheese. Once you have cut into the cheese, eat within 5 days.

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