Brie Isifrance - soft cow's milk cheese, white flowery rind - 6.6 lb/3 kg, France.
Brie is a classic soft cheese with an even, bloomy white rind. This size is perfect to sell by cut. This brie is one of the jewels of Isigny's products. It's creamy, with beefy, nutty, garlicky flavor and mushroomy aroma.
Texture: The pate is compact, supple and evenly textured. Its color is pale yellow, reminiscent of straw. Its rind looks like white velvet.
Taste: The taste is creamy, and as the maturing process continues one detects a subtle nutty flavor.
Appropriate wines: any red Bordeaux or Burgundy.