Pitchfork – Made by Trethowen Brothers near Weston Super Mare, SomersetThis cheese is first class picked by our Head of Cheese, James (World Cheese Judge) at the World Cheese Awards in Bergamo. It went on to become Englands best cheese 2019. As a result It is often in short supply, so, get it while you can! It’s flavour has savoury tones, is well balanced by bright acidity and hints of tropical fruit. It has a long lasting tangy finish. This works well with our handmade chutney and a good cider.
Ogleshield –Made by Jamie Montgomery in North Cadbury, SomersetBritish raclette made using beautifully rich raw Jersey milk by Jamie Montgomery & Wayne Mitchell of Montgomery's cheese-making family. The cheese is washed in special brine every three days to attain a slightly pungent sticky rind, which softens the cheese paste and significantly intensifies its flavour. Excellent when it comes to cooking as it melts brilliantly.
Keen's have been producing cheddar in Somerset for five generations. Their mature cheddar is rich and buttery with a good strength. Maturation for at least 12months allows the flavour to develop into a stunning all round champion of British Cheese.Keen's mature cheddar is made with unpasteurised cows' milk from grass-fed cows and has a sweet, strong flavour.Available in 250g and multiples thereof. If you would like a bigger wedge for example 500g, please select 2 x 250g into the shopping basket and make a comment at checkout. Please note the later photographs in the gallery are of a 500g wedge; first photos show a 250g wedge
Montgomery –Made by Jamie Montgomery in North Cadbury, SomersetMontgomery cheese has been made within the Montgomery family for over 70 years and great pains are made to ensure that the recipe and quality of the cheese remain the same. So committed to the original production methods, Montgomery Cheddar still uses the traditional source of enzymes used to start the curd, calf rennet – which is one of the reasons why the Montgomery Cheddar Cheese has such character.
A semi-soft, washed rind cheese with brothy and bacony notes from the rind made at the Nettlebed Creamery near Henley by Rose Grimmond. Rose's family are dairy farmers and the family farm, located 1 mile down the road, provides all the beautiful organic cows' milk used to make the Nettledbed cheeses. Shape, taste and texture all make Highmoor an interesting addition to any cheese board and given the closeness of the cow to creamery to No2 this is also a great cheese to eat to reduce your food miles and support two local businesses.
Baby Perl Las is a champion cheese, with everything you want in a blue! Strong, tangy, salty and organic ~ delicious! Made by the Adams family at the Caws Cenarth Dairy in Wales. Perl Las differs from other blue cheeses because the first taste is of rich creaminess, followed by the saltiness and the blue tones. As the cheese matures it develops a fudgy-like texture which melts on the tongue. Perl Las is also available as a full-size cheese, for extra party wow factor - see separate listing or call the shop to order. As Perl Las is made with vegetarian rennet it is suitable for vegetarians.Cows' milk, pasteurised, vegetarian.