Fontina Val d'Aosta Italian Cheese

# 120505 by Fromage Marquis
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Fontina Val d'Aosta Italian Cheese

Fontina Val d'Aosta is a raw, unpasteurized, semi-firm, cow's milk cheese from Italy. Genuine Italian Fontina comes from the Val d'Aosta mountains near the Swiss border. It is firm, thin, dark yellow or reddish-brown in color. It is a pressed, cooked medium-ripened hard cheese with a delicate, nutty, almost honeyed flavor, somewhat like a Swiss Gruyere but more buttery and sweeter. It has a subtle fruity, grassy aroma and supple texture. This cheese is ideal for fondues. Cut cheese, up to 19 lb.

Product Features

Quantity in stock Available for sale
SKU 120505
Packaging Wrap
Preparation Cut Cheese
Shelf Life Refrigerated 2 Weeks
Shipping Product is perishable and will be shipped via FedEx Priority Overnight
Accompaniments This cheese goes well cooking fondue and melts well for pastas. Can also be enjoyed as a table cheese
Appropriate wines Friuli Merlot; German Riesling; Dolcetto; Red & White Rhones; Urquell Pilsner
Fat 50%
Taste A delicate nuttiness with a hint of mild honey. When melted, the flavor is earthy, with a suggestion of mushrooms and a fresh acidity

Shipping options

This product is perishable and will be shipped by Overnight Shipping.

Approximate shipping time is 1 business day.

If you place the order now, the closest possible date to receive your order is Thu, December 2nd, 2021.