Dairy
Will Studd La Couronne Fort Aged Comte 36kg

Product Profile:

Name La Couronne Forte Aged Comte
Producer Will Studd Selected
Origin Franche-Comte, France 
Milk Stock Unpasteurised (raw) cows milk
Rennet Type  Traditional animal rennet
Format Large wheel
Size 36kg random weight
Minimum Order 1kg cut (approx.)
Qty Per Box Single wheel per box

Description:

Comte is the cheese that first sparked Will's cheese obsession. Made from unpasteurised milk, its quality and flavour characteristics vary between producers, and most examples are sold simply on the basis of age. This however is no guarantee of quality. Every batch is different and influenced by when the cheese was made and where and how it was ripened.

 

This cheese was matured in the damp underground cellars of Marcel Petite at Fort Saint Antoine, high in the mountains that border France and Switzerland in the Franche-Comté. It is specially selected to wear the prestigious red ‘crown’ of quality on the basis of its rich concentrated nutty texture, elegant caramel sweetness, and lingering kaleidoscope of flavours (rather than on how long it was aged).

 

 

NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION

servings per kilo: 40             serving size: 25g     
  per serve per 100g
Energy  432kj 1728kj
Protein  7.5g 29.8g
Fat, Total  8.1g 32.3g
  - Saturated  4.7g 18.9g
Carbohydrates 90mg 360mg
  - Sugars  - -
Calcium 253mg  1011mg 
Sodium  84mg 336mg
Ingredients: Raw cow milk, rennet, salt, cultures.

Information for this profile sourced from AOAP Staff & http://www.willstudd.com/cheese/la-couronne-fort-aged-comte/

 

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