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Le Duc Vacherin
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Le Duc Vacherin

Le Duc Vacherin is a soft cheese made for Will by the Perrin family dairy in the Franche Comte region of France. This surface-ripened cheese made from pasteurized cow's milk is mild and chalky and melts in the mouth instantly when young. It is bound by a strip of spruce trees that gives a hint of the forest. At first cut the inside paste with a buttery, lemony taste floods the plate. 

  • Made from pasteurized cow's milk
  • Country of origin: France
  • Region: Franche Comté
  • Type: soft, soft-ripened
  • Texture: smooth and soft
  • Rind: washed
  • Colour: ivory
  • Flavour: buttery, creamy, lemony, mild
  • Aroma: rich, woody
  • Producers: Fromagerie Jean Perrin

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