Agour Petite Brebis Pimento 800g

Product Profile:

Name Petite Brebis Pimento
Code 10510
Producer Fromagerie Agour
Origin Basque Country, France 
Milk Stock Pasteurised sheep's milk
Rennet Type   
Average Fat Content  35% approx.
Format Small wheel
Size 800g approx. (random weight)
Minimum Order 1 wheel
Qty Per Box 6 wheels

The Basque region is in the south west of France and encompasses the Pyrénées Mountains bordering Spain. The people of Basque Country insist their brebis cheeses have remained true to the traditional style for over 4000 years.

The Agour cheese dairy is situated at the bottom of Mt. Baigura in the heart of French Basque Country. Their Agour Petite Brebis Pimento is an artisan semi-hard sheep milk cheese that has a natural rind which is covered with pimento in the later stages of affinage. The pâté is dense with little elasticity, yet retains a soft melting creamy texture in the mouth when chewed. The cheese is full with complex flavours on the palate.



servings per pack: 28 approx.     serving size: 28g    
  per serve per 100g
Energy  504kj 1800kj
Protein  7g 25g
Fat, Total  10g 35.7g
  - Saturated  5g 17.8g
Carbohydrates 0g 0g
  - Sugars  0g 0g
Sodium  235mg 839mg
Ingredients: Ewe's milk, rennet, salt, cultures, pimento.

Information supplied by AOAP Staff and Calendar Cheese Co.


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