Dairy
L'Artisan Le Rouge 500g

Product Profile:

Name L'Artisan Le Rouge
Producer L'Artisan Cheese
Origin Geelong, Victoria AUSTRALIA
Milk Stock Pasteurised ORGANIC cow
Rennet Type  Traditional calf
Avg. Fat Content  27% approx.
Format Wheel
Size 500g random weight
Minimum Order 1 wheel - MUST PRE-ORDER
Qty Per Box Not standardised


Description:

Third generation cheese maker Matthieu Megard uses local organic milk from a single herd of Jersey cows to make his range of cheeses. Longing for the traditional cheeses of the French Alps where he grew up, Matthieu set out to make cheeses that reflected the local Victorian terroir whilst capturing the essence of some of France’s most loved cheeses. The result is a compact range of handmade organic cheeses; all rich and full of flavour.

L’Artisan Le Rouge is a washed rind cheese with personality. Its firm paste softens to a flowing consistency at its peak. Its traditional washed profile also becomes quite sharp at maturation under a sticky orange rind. It’s a cheese you might consider pairing with a mellow red wine or hearty stout beer.


NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION

Avg. servings per kilo: 20              serving size: 50g     
  Avg. per serve per 100g
Energy  695kJ 1390kJ
Protein  10.5g 21.0g
Fat, Total  13.7g 27.4g
  - Saturated  9.9g 19.8g
Carbohydrates 0.6g 1.2g
  - Sugars  - -
Sodium  245mg 490mg
Ingredients: Pasteurised organic cows milk, salt, cultures, calf rennet.


Information for this profile sourced from AOAP Staff, Calendar Cheese Co. & http://www.lartisancheese.com.au  


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