Beaufort
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Beaufort


Beaufort cheese has been celebrated since the Roman era. It takes about 500 litres (130 gallons) of milk to make a 40-45 kg  wheel of Beaufort.  A raw cow’s milk cheese from the Haute-Savoie mountains of France. It is made with milk from the spring/summer months when the cows are dining on flowers. A flowery diet results in very buttery with a fruity aroma, nutty flavoured with a hint of sweetness.
Comparable Cheese: Comte, Cave-aged Gruyere of Switzerland, Alpindon

  • Rind: Natural
  • Vegetarian: No
  • Type: Firm
  • Pairing: Gamay