CHEESE SHOP DEALS OF THE WEEK | 2/24-3/1!
CHEESE SHOP DEALS OF THE WEEK
Saffron & Black Pepper Pecorino
This pecorino is infused with Saffron and studded with whole black peppercorns, the cheese takes on its distinctive golden color and intense, aromatic flavor. Very impressive on a cheeseboard. Enjoy with pear or quince preserves, on simple pasta dishes, or with fresh favas and peas in season.
Prairie Sunset Cheddar Gouda
This cheese is inspired by the rich ochre hues of a sunset in the American Midwest. Prairie Sunset - humble, friendly and reliable, yet a star in its own right. Sweet, approachable flavors with undertones of butterscotch make this Wisconsin original a versatile and lovable cheese. This delicious offering pairs with Amber ales, Brown ales, or your favorite Pinot Noir; and is perfect for shredding over baked potatoes or into Mac & Cheese.
Auricchio Gorgonzola Piccante
Gorgonzola "Piccante" is a soft, sharp, aged blue cheese made with full fat, pasteurized, cow's milk. The cheese took its name from a small town in Lombardy near Milan, where it said to have been born in the 12th century. It has a white or pale yellow compact, crumbly paste speckled with a homogeneous distribution of bluish-green marbling. The rind is compact, rough, hard and grey in color. Flavors are strong, intense and sharp with a pungent, spicy bite coming early on. It takes a minimum of 80 days aging to let Gorgonzola demonstrate its unique characteristics. The cheese pairs well with a full-bodied, aged, red wines, sweet and liqueur wines and rum.