The Girolle is a unique cheese tool designed to be used when serving Tête-de-Moine and to create pretty paper-thin rosettes, that will intensifies the taste of the cheese and create a beautiful cheese board.
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Named after famous French gastronome and avid cheese-lover Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, this cheese is pure indulgence without being over the top. Under the thin, white rind the triple cream interior has a soft, whipped texture and a rich flavour with a light, lingering finish. Like other double and triple creams, it does have added salt, but it is very subtle on the finish.
Region: Burgundy, France
Milk Type: Pasteurised Cow
Size: approx 500g wheel
What a better way to combines two favourites – Cheese & Champagne. This light coloured washed rind is usually washed with champagne, or served with champagne poured in the middle cavity (fountaine). With a salty flavour the paste is dense but melt in the mouth. The perfect cheese for a festive cheese board.
Region: Champagne, France
Milk: Pasteurised Cow’s Milk
Size: Approx 150g unit
Selected by affineur Herve Mons, 1924 Blue is a full flavoured blue cheese from the Roquefort region. The paste is dense and buttery with a more mellow flavour than roquefort. The blue veins are well present and give the cheese pleasant spicy notes.
Region: Auvergne, France
Milk Type: Pasteurised Cow/Sheep Blend
Size: Approx 250g wedge cut to order
One of the classic goat’s cheeses from France, made in a traditional log shape. Younger cheeses have a creamy, lemony tang. As the cheese matures, the nutty and earthy flavours from the rind become stronger, and the texture becomes firmer.
Region: Poitou-Charentes, France
Milk: Pasteurised Goat
Size: approx 250g each
Translate by “Ewe fern”, this semi soft sheep's milk washed is dressed with a little fern sprig. As the cheese looks not offensive in flavours, after the first bite you will be wowed by a pleasant but strong “sheepish” flavour. The gritty rind fades away quickly in month, a long lasting earthy and nutty flavour.
Region: Corsica, France
Milk: Pasteurised Sheep's Milk
Size: Approx 250g wedge, cut to order
Another one of our best sellers, this is a great choice for goat’s cheese lovers and novices alike. It's made in the style of the traditional ‘robiola’ cheeses of Piedmont. The flavour is rich and creamy with a fresh finish and clean goat’s milk flavours. The texture is smooth and even, dense and a little fudgey.
Region: Piedmont, Italy
Milk Type: Pasteurised Goat
Size: Approx 250g each
A semi-matured goat’s cheese from Berry in France. The Berry region is well known for ashed goat’s cheese like Selles-sur-Cher, but Pavé du Cardinal is a rare find. Under the light white rind the paste is creamy and oozy. The lactic flavour is rich with a pleasant mouth coating feeling. Matured to perfection from French affineur Hervé Mons.
Region: Centre, France
Milk: Pasteurised Goat
Size: approx 200g each
Accept no imitations – this is the real deal. Fresh mozzarella made to DOP specifications using buffalo milk in Campania, Italy. Once you have tasted the unique flavour – milky, lactic, mossy and sweet – you can NEVER go back. Break it apart with your hands to admire the supple ‘angel hair’ texture. Use it to make a simple caprese salad or on top of woodfired pizza. Air-freighted to guarantee freshness.
Region: Campania, Italy
Milk: Pasteurised Buffalo
Size: approx 125g
One of the best-known Italian cheeses, Gorgonzola Piccante is a relatively strong blue with a pungent, spicy bite developing early on. The finish is smooth with hints of cream and sweet milk from the lush dairy pastures of the Valsassina region – the original birth-place of this cheese.
Region: Lombardy, Italy
Milk: Pasteurised Cow
Size: approx 250g wedge cut to order