Keen’s Extra Mature Cheddar


Winner of Best Hard Cheese and Supreme Champion Runner Up at the Artisan Cheese Awards 2021. A traditional unpasteurised cloth-wrapped Cheddar made by George Keen and his family. This cheddar has a deep flavour with a moist, tangy and powerful character. It has a delicious savoury quality with salt crystals.

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Indulge in the extraordinary flavour of Keen’s Extra Mature Handpicked Cheddar, a masterpiece made by George Keen and his family. This cheddar is known for its exceptional quality, tanginess, and powerful taste, with an extra six months spent maturing in the family’s ageing rooms to enhance its stunning complexity and richness. Keen’s Cheddar has earned its reputation as a renowned cheese, winning the prestigious title of Best Protected Name Cheese at the Artisan Cheese Awards 2021.

Cheddar’s popularity stems from its versatility and wide appeal. The rich and creamy texture, combined with the tangy and savoury flavours, make it a beloved choice for cheese enthusiasts worldwide. From everyday snacking to gourmet recipes, cheddar adds depth and character to a wide array of dishes and pairs beautifully with wines.

Region: Somerset, England
Milk: Cows’
Suitable for pregnant women:Yes
Vegetarian: No
Style: Hard
Storage and Serve: Keep refrigerated below 8°. Please eat within 14 days of receipt.

Ingredients: Cows’ milk (96.2%), Salt, Starter medium SMP, Animal Rennet
Allergens: Milk

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200g, 500g


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