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Red Leicester Cheese - 150g

Red Leicester Cheese - 150g

A UK tradition, Red Leicester is a young cheddar only matured for around 3 months. This provides a lovely soft texture and a mild pleasant taste. Its distinctive orange look is from a natural colouring called annatto.

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$10.50

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A UK tradition, Red Leicester is a young cheddar only matured for around 3 months. This provides a lovely soft texture and a mild pleasant taste. Its distinctive orange look is from a natural colouring called annatto.

Artisan Selection Cheeses

Artisan Cheese head cheese maker Michael Reeve has been refining the process for over 20 years now. Mike grew up in the UK and started at the bottom, packing cheese before working his way up in the industry. Along the way Mike's hard work was recognised when he won the World's Best Traditional Cheddar award among many others. Also notable, Mike has appeared in a commercial with world renowned Chef Heston Blumenthal and has had Prince Charles eat his cheese.Mike's work is so admired, he also makes cheeses for other cheesemakers! All the cheeses are made at Mike's Mt Tamborine Cheesery from milk sourced from Scenic Rim Dairy.

Certification: Ecological - Uncertified
Growing Method: Other - See Description