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Fourme au Moelleux

Fourme au Moelleux

from France by Rodolphe Le Meunier
1 x 2.5 lbs (cut portion) chilled CHI-RMFOUR
1 x 5 lbs (whole wheel) chilled CHI-RMFOUR
2 x 5 lbs (whole wheel) chilled CHI-RMFOUR

About Fourme au Moelleux

Producer: Laqueille Dairy
Affineur: Rodolphe le Meunier
Origin: Laqueille, FR
Milk Type: Cow
Treatment: Raw
Style: Blue
Rennet: Traditional
Mouthfeel: Supply, Dense and Creamy
Flavor: Savory, Nutty, Lactic, Meaty, Sweet, Barnyard

Fourme d'Ambert is one of France's oldest produced cheeses. It’s more supple and dense than most blues and considerably milder. The maturing process has is aging in humid caves between 4-6 weeks which results in a savory and nutty paste. Rodolphe Le Meunier takes the subtle excellence of a good Fourme d’Ambert to the next level by washing and injecting it with moelleux wine. Taking young wheels from Laqueille, Rudy ages them for an additional 4 weeks, routinely washing them with wine. Prior to shipping, the wheels are injected with wine using surgical syringes. This bad medicine transforms the cheeses into hyper versions of their former, humble selves. The softness of the paste becomes softer, the lactic fatty notes get deeper and creamier, sweetness and meat-vibes ring truer and a perfect barnyard tone that we never taste in “normal” Fourme finishes the sentence.
Availability: Usually ships within 1 business days. Product is perishable and must ship via Overnight service.

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*Product Pricing and Weight Specifications

This product is priced by the lb. shipped, and you will be charged based on the actual weight of the item shipped, by the price per lb for the product. The total price your shopping cart shows is an estimated charge. You will not be charged until the product ships, based on the weight that is shipped. The chart below shows estimated weight ranges and actual prices per lb. for this item.
CHI-RMFOUR 1 x 2.5 lbs (cut portion) 2.25 lbs. - 2.75 lbs. $22.50
CHI-RMFOUR 1 x 5 lbs (whole wheel) 4.75 lbs. - 5.25 lbs. $22.50
CHI-RMFOUR 2 x 5 lbs (whole wheel) 9.50 lbs. - 10.50 lbs. $22.50
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