Aged leicestershire red

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Thanks to the traditional recipe and the special ripening process, the Aged Leicestershire Red is a unique cheese. The cheese has a flaky, open texture and a rich golden orange color. The special cheese is characterized by a slightly sweet, caramelized taste. Aged Leicestershire Red has a full taste and is rich in delicious aromas.

SKU 5055710923625
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OVER 350 TYPES OF CHEESE - Freshly cut & Vacuum sealed

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Minimum 7 weeks shelf life - cheese paper included for free

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Description Aged leicestershire red

The Aged Leicestershire Red is buttered, cloth-bound and aged for six months. The cheese is characterized by its open texture with a slightly sweet, caramelized taste. Moreover, it is the only pasteurized Red Leicester produced in the county of Leicestershire. An award-winning cheese and undisputed favorite.

Ingredients: 
Fat 48+, pasteurized cow's milk, vegetarian rennet, salt, natural pigment: annatto

Quality:
Your Aged Leicestershire Red is freshly cut and vacuum-packaged.

Origin

The Aged Leicestershire Red is produced according to a traditional recipe. This means that the cheese is buttered, bound in cloth and then ripened for six months. As a result, the cheese has a flaky, open texture with a rich golden orange color. Moreover, it is the only pasteurized Red Leicester produced in the county of Leicestershire. The cheese is produced by the Long Clawson Dairy. Aged Leicestershire Red is an undisputed favorite. The cheese has therefore been awarded gold three times at the International Cheese Awards. In addition, the cheese has also won the Tesco Red Leicester Trophy.

Combination

The Aged Leicestershire Red can be used perfectly in the kitchen. This cheese is ideal for both hot and cold dishes. Surprise your guests with a delicious oven dish, pasta or salad, enriched with Aged Leicestershire Red. This special English cheese should not be missing on a cheese board. Thanks to its unique appearance and special taste, the cheese belongs on every cheese board. Great to combine with a full white wine such as Muscadet or Vouvray.

More information

Dimension whole cheese 24 cm Ø x 12 cm H
Brand Red Cheddar
Flavor strength Pithy
Country origin United Kingdom
Nutritional information per 100 grams
fat (gr) 34
Saturated fat (gr) 27,5
Calcium (mg) 750
Calories (kcal) 410
Kilojoules (KJ) 1701
Carbohydrates (gr) 0,1
Protein (gr) 26
Sodium (mg) 120
Type of milk Cow
Type of rennet Vegaterian rennet (microbial)
Lactosevrij Yes
Pasteurised Yes
Limited shelf life No

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A delicious cheese
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Very good red leicester. Nearly impossible to find in France.
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Aged Red Leicester Cheese
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A delicious mature red leicester cheese and a very professional packaging and delivery service.
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Super
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Excellent mature cheese with good texture and flavour
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Taste is super
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Texture as should be
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Cheese is excellent
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Very good
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Red Leicester
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Sent to daughter who lives in Germany. Website is easy to use. Excellent service. Cheese was packaged nicely and tasted great, she says.

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