Aged mahón PDO - The Iberians
Aged mahon PDO “Mercadal”
  Description Square cheese from Menorca made from pasteurised cow’s milk and aged to form a buttery firm texture. Miniature sold with its lid pre-cut and including special knife to make a great aperitif. A versatile, delicious PDO cheese which can be consumed in flakes or sliced. Ideal above as an aperitif (with crisp white wine or cava) or with salads, carpaccio, pasta, risottos or for cooking in a sauce. Makes a more buttery and economical alternative to parmesan. Also fabulous sliced on a cheese table. Figs and grapes accompany particularly well.   Pairing This cheese goes fabulous with crisp white or rosé wines.   Sensorial Firm, hard and flaky texture. Intense aroma reminiscent of butter, leather and wood.    
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Cabrales PDO Blue Cheese - The Iberians
Cabrales PDO Blue Cheese
  Description The most famous and strongest Spanish Blue Cheese, made from raw sheep’s and cows milk, plus penicillium roqueforti mould and matured in caves in the Picos de Europa, Asturias. Ideal in salads, with honey and/or nuts, simply enjoyed with bread or even for cooking.   Pairing This type of cheese is ideal drunk with strong wines. A sparkling wine is perfect with this too as it refreshes the mouth and eliminates any excess fatty taste.   Sensorial Complex – soft and creamy, yet crumbly. Intense taste which suggest fermented fruit, mould and yeast, with a tangy, spicy aftertaste.     Download the info sheet
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Garrotxa cheese - The Iberians
Garrotxa Cheese
  Description Artesanal Cheese from Catalonia made from pasteurised goats cheese. Accompany with bread and olive oil, fruit or jams. Perfect with salads.   Pairing A cheese which combines especially well with a crisp, cask-aged white wine or a young red wine.   Sensorial Firm but elastic textured cheese without holes which becomes soft and velvety in the mouth. Creamy taste with notes of the forest in the Autumn.     Download the info sheet
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Iberico Cheese (2crowns) - The Iberians
Iberico Cheese (2 crowns)
  Description Iberico Semicured Cheese is a truly  authentic European cheese. Made from a unique mixture of cow, goat and sheep milk, it’s  been aged for 3 months to create a semi-hard cheese that tastes great with omelets,  salads, pastas, potatoes and rice.   Pairing Great accompanied by a dry or semi-dry fruity white wine or a smooth red wine.   Sensorial Firm and compact cheese with small eyes. Slightly yellow colour and slightly acidic lactic aroma. Taste medium to strong according to if semi matured or matured.     Download the info sheet
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Idiazabal PDO “Belai” 2,7 kg - The Iberians
Idiazabal Cheese
  Description Idiazabal smoked artisan raw milk cheese is a classic from the Basque Country. It is a cheese that brings us the pastures and landscapes of the mountains and valleys of the Basque Country. Slightly smoke and with floral notes. Intense aromas and taste. Is a sheep’s milk and hand made cheese that has a hard inedible outer rind.   Pairing Goes very well with dry white wines or young red ones.   Sensorial The flavor of Idiazabal cheese is intense with a marked “aged sheep's milk” character and some natural rennet flavor . It has a spicy tone and there must be an absence of bitterness. Its salinity is medium. After a tasting, it leaves a lingering aftertaste of its characteristic flavor.     Download the info sheet
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Semi-mature Mahon Cheese Mercadal - The Iberians
Semi-mature Mahon Cheese Mercadal
  Description Mahon is a semi cured cow's milk cheese aged for 3 months and is also known as Queso Mahón-Menorca, (because of its origin), it represents the excellence in Menorcan cheese from Balearic island. It is full flavoured with a creamy lactose note that fills your mouth with the sweetness of milk. It is great in cooking sandwiches or pizzas. It comes as a pressed cheese paste, with parallelepiped shape with rounded edges. Combining sobrasada (a fermented chorizo) with melted mahon is an excellent match with toast or in a crunchy roll.   Pairing This cheese goes fabulous with dry white or rosé wines.   Sensorial Firm texture, easy to cut. Of medium-intense aroma reminiscent of fresh milk and butter. Mild taste which can be reminiscent of yogurt, caramel and olive oil.     Download the info sheet
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Tetilla Cheese PDO - The Iberians
Tetilla Cheese PDO
  Description Tetilla is a regional cow's-milk cheese made in Galicia ,in north-western Spain. The name tetilla (Spanish for small breast; the word is also the official name in Galician) describes the shape of the cheese, a sort of cone topped by a nipple, or a half pear.   Pairing Pairs with young acidic and fresh. Also with little aging reds, sweet muscat grape wines or even light beers.   Sensorial It has a mild flavor, with a somewhat creamy texture and a slightly acidic and mild salty flavor.     Download the info sheet
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Torta del Casar PDO - The Iberians
Torta Del Casar PDO
  Description Delicious and pungent cheese from Extremadura in Spain made from raw sheep’s milk and vegetable - based rennet which gives it its unusual taste. The cheese has a semi-solid lid but a soft texture at room temperatura for dipping. It won a bronze medal in the 2019 World Cheese Awards. Great to decorate a cheese platter and goes particularly well with strong flavours such as meats, anchovies, or in sauces or on pizzas even! Very enjoyable too with breadsticks as a dip/ tapa to share, or to spread on bread.   Pairing A cheese which combines especially well with cava or champagne.   Sensorial Strong, pungent smell, small eyes and strong, slightly bitter taste.     Download the info sheet
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Manchego Cheese PDO
Manchego Cheese PDO
  Description Manchego is produced from sheep’s milk and comes from the La Mancha region, which is also the home of Don Quixote. It is made from pasteurised sheep's milk and is one of the most popular cheeses Spain. There are three main varieties – semi-cured, cured and Viejo(aged) Semi Cured, aged for 3 months and has a buttery texture and milk fruity flavour. Perfect to use in sauces, for cheese boards and croquettes. Comes in rounds between 3-3.5kg. Cured, is aged for 6 months has a crumbly texture and rounded flavour. This cheese can be used for cheese boards, pintxos or shaved and grated as a replacement for the popular pecorino or parmigiano. Wheels come between 2.6 to 3kg. Viejo is aged for 9 months, it is firm, more intense and crumbly in texture with a lingering palet. Fantastic combination with quince paste in desserts and also with pintxos de Jamon or other fine-cured meats. Wheels come between 2.8-3.2kg.   Pairing Great accompanied by a dry or semi-dry fruity white wine or a smooth red wine.   Sensorial Firm and compact cheese with small eyes. Slightly yellow colour and slightly acidic lactic aroma. Taste slightly acidic and medium to strong according to if semi matured or matured.     Download the info sheet
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