Killeen Farmhouse Goats Cheese

Name: Killeen Farmhouse Goats Cheese


Country Of Origin: Ireland


Region: Co. Galway


Milk Type: Goats Milk


Pasteurised/Unpasteurised: Pasteurised milk


Style: Semi-hard, Goats


Rennet Type: Traditional Animal Rennet


Taste: 

Killeen Farmhouse Goats Milk Cheese is a creamy and smooth with a sweet and slightly nutty flavour. The cheese becomes drier and slightly nutty with prolonged ageing.


 

Description

Dutch native, Marion Roeleveld and her husband Haske hand-make a range of traditional cheeses on their farm in Co. Galway, using milk from their herd of 200 goats. They have won a number of awards, including Supreme Champion at the 2014 Irish Cheese Awards. Killeen Farmhouse Goat’s Milk Cheese is creamy and smooth with a sweet flavour. The cheese becomes drier and slightly nutty with prolonged aging.

 

Pairing Recommendations

Killeen Farmhouse Goats Milk Cheese goes really well with a glass of rioja and simply on a cracker or with rustic bread.

 

Ireland

 

Awards

British Cheese Awards 2014 Gold

Irish Cheese Awards 2014 Gold