Cornish Blue

Cornish Blue

A cheese with a soft, dense texture and a buttery yet tangy flavour that is not overpowered by excessive blue tones

£6.25 per 250g
Pasteurised Traditional Rennet Cow
PLU 349

Key Facts

  • CountryEngland
  • RegionCornwall
  • FlavourCreamy and buttery
  • Type of MilkCow
  • PasteurisationPasteurised
  • Vegetarian RennetNo
  • OrganicNo

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

  • StorageKeep refrigerated.
  • Instructions for useServe at room temperature.
  • Recommended DrinkMalbec

Nutrition

  • IngredientsCows' Milk, Salt, Rennet, Dairy Cultures (Milk)
  • AllergensMilk

Nutritional Information

  • Typical Valuesper 100g
  • Energy kJ1730
  • Energy kcal417
  • Fat34.4
  • Of which saturates20.54
  • Carbohydrates1
  • Of which sugars0.1
  • Protein25.3
  • Salt2.35
Name & address of food supplier

Paxton & Whitfield Ltd, 93 Jermyn Street, London SW1Y 6JE

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About

Looking for a way to diversify their farm business and add value to their own milk, Philip and Carol Stansfield spotted the gap in the market for a blue cheese that could compete with imported blue cheeses. Designed to be eaten as a young cheese, Cornish Blue is a very different product from traditional English blue cheeses such as Stilton or Dorset Blue. Recognising that the high rainfall and mild climate of Cornwall created excellent humidity, ideal for cheese maturing, the Stansfields decided the location of their farm was ideal for artisan cheesemaking and would give Cornish Blue its unique taste and character and therefore started production on a small scale in 2001.

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