Cheese of the day:

Keens Cheddar

Find over 1800 specialty cheeses from 74 countries in the world's greatest cheese resource
Maffra Cheshire
Photo Credit: Maffra Cheese Company Pty Ltd

Maffra Cheshire

Maffra Cheshire is an award-winning cheese produced by Maffra Cheese Company at their dairy farm located in Gippsland dairy country. It has a mellow but slightly salty flavour when young, but that evolves into a delightful sharpness with age. The crumbly texture goes well with a Ploughman's Lunch or on marmalade toast. Pair it with a light red wine or a crisp Chardonnay to set off the slight tartness of the cheese. Maffra Cheshire has won many awards including gold medal at the Fromage Du Monde, 2004, Sydney.

  • Made from pasteurized cow's milk
  • Country of origin: Australia
  • Region: Gippsland, Victoria
  • Type: hard, artisan
  • Texture: crumbly
  • Rind: natural
  • Colour: pale yellow
  • Flavour: mellow, salty, sharp, tart
  • Vegetarian: yes
  • Producers: Maffra Cheese Company Pty Ltd

Other Australian cheeses:

2017 © Worldnews, Inc. Privacy Policy Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter