L'Hercule de Charlevoix


Title: 100 g
Price:
$7.29

Description

The name of this cheese refers to the nickname given to Jean-Baptiste Grenon: Hercules du Nord. According to legend, this strongman from Baie-Saint-Paul was taken prisoner in 1759 by Wolfe's troops. He was quickly released, however, as no soldier was able to harness his mythical physical strength.

Produced by Laiterie Charlevoix in Baie-Saint-Paul, Quebec, Hercule de Charlevoix is an artisanal cheese with a rosy coppery rind and a firm, smooth and supple paste, slightly grainy with ripening. It gives off marked odors of butter, with a farmy note. To taste, it reveals flavours of nuts, butter and grain, with a fruity finish. Hercules can be enjoyed on any occasion. It enhances the flavor of vegetables, omelets, gratins, quiches, pizzas and soups. Combined with Cheddar or Mozzarella, it adds a farmy touch that will give a unique taste to your favorite dishes. A firm, raw cow's milk cheese. Product of Quebec.

35% Moisture; 34% MF

Ingredients: unpasteurized milk, bacterial culture, salt, rennet.

Price per kg.: $72.90

Payment & Security

American Express Apple Pay Diners Club Discover Google Pay Mastercard Shop Pay Visa

Your payment information is processed securely. We do not store credit card details nor have access to your credit card information.

You may also like

Recently viewed