A cheese made in the Alps and distinguished by its even texture and ivory colour. Fruity with a gently floral aroma.
- FlavourFruity and floral
- Type of MilkCow
- Vegetarian RennetNo
Store & Serve
All cut cheeses are cut to order and will have approximately 12 days shelf life on them from the date the order is despatched. Due to high demand, it is occasionally necessary for us to substitute items in orders for an alternative. We will always endeavour to choose an alternative, which is the most similar to the item you have selected and of equal or higher value for no additional charge.
- StorageKeep refrigerated.
- Instructions for useServe at room temperature.
- Recommended DrinkGewurztraminer
- IngredientsCows' Milk, Salt, Rennet, Dairy Cultures (Milk)
- Typical Valuesper 100g
- Energy kJ1548.08
- Energy kcal370
- Of which saturates18.11
- Of which sugars.58
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Beaufort is a huge Alpine cheese weighing between 40-60kg whose recipe is widely believed to have been imported from the Romans. It is named after the Beaufort Valley where it was first produced, where mountains reach altitudes of 3000 metres.
Beaufort cheese is pale yellow, with a smooth and creamy texture and lacks holes like other Gruyère-style cheeses. Beaufort also has a very distinct aroma, sometime described as strong or mildly pungent and reminiscent of the pastures on which the Tarentaise and Abondance cows graze to provide the milk used for the cheese.
Beaufort is commonly used to make cheese fondue because it melts easily. Beaufort is one of the many cheeses that go well with white wine,Read More