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Alta Langa Camembert

Camembert dell'Alta Langa is a soft cheese made from a mix of cow, sheep, and goat's milk with a delicate and wrinkled rind. Its flavor is characterized by notes of fresh milk, hay, and straw. Although rarely seen in this country, making cheese from mixed milk is a common practice in Italy, where small-scale farmers pool the milk from all their livestock. The flavor combines the richness of cows’ milk with the sweetness of sheep’s milk. The goats’ milk lends a certain piquancy, with no more than the slightest hint of ‘goatiness’. More understated than pure cows’ milk Camembert, but luscious and absolutely delicious.

Caseificio dell’Alta Langa is located in Bosia, a little village of Alta Langa area, in the Piemontese hills. They still produce their cheeses according to regional tradition of collecting small batches of milk to produce mixed milk cheeses.

Region: Italy
Milk: Cow, Goat, Sheep Milk
Age: 2 Weeks
Texture: Soft
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