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This fabulous 6-month-aged goat cheese from Spain is produced with Murciana goat’s milk. Naked Goat® is mild with a sweet finish, making it an ideal intro goat cheese. It is also perfect for melting. For cheese plates, pair with almonds in honey, Mantovane Mostarda and a crisp white wine.

CHEESE TYPESemi-hard
MILK TYPEPasteurized goat
BREEDMurciana goat
ORIGINJumilla, Murcia, Spain
AGING6 months
SHELF LIFE6 months
INGREDIENTSPasteurized Murciana Goat’s Milk, Salt, Calcium Chloride, Rennet, Cheese Cultures.
APPEARANCESix pound wheel with a smooth, pale yellow rind. The cheese is milky white with very small eyes throughout the paste.
FLAVOROverall, the flavor starts off creamy and mild. The sweet and tangy finish becomes more pronounced with age.
KEY POINTSMild and sweet, Naked Goat® is a perfect gateway goat cheese for those wary of pungency or chalkiness. This DOP cheese (Murcia Curado) starts out with Murciana goat’s milk, which is higher in fat and protein and contributes to the richness of the cheese.
HISTORYCentral Quesera Montesinos began as a smaller dairy in Jumilla and is now Spain’s top producer. Together with Forever Cheese they have worked to make the region’s Murciana goat milk cheeses the country’s best. They offer us an unparalleled selection of their cheeses to bring to you, including the DOP Naked Goat®.
HANDLINGKeep cool. When sampling, allow to reach room temperature.
SERVINGSWhile Naked Goat® makes a great addition to any cheese plate paired with green olives and a handful of Marcona almonds, it is also perfect for melting. Pair with a crisp unoaked Sauvignon Blanc.

 

Naked Goat DOP (Murcia Curado DOP) - 8oz Wedge (approx)
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