• The Cheese Geek Baron Bigod

cg top tip: Smother over a rustic or crusty baguette, and enjoy with a glass of champagne or sparkling. Cheese doesn't get a lot better than this...

Baron Bigod

Rated 4.9 out of 5
Based on 14 reviews
Age:  5-8 weeks
Milk:  Cow's
Pasteurised:  Yes
Region:  Suffolk
Vegetarian:  No
Like all great Bries, most notably the worlds famous Brie de Meaux, Baron Bigod (pronounced By-God, because it is so damn good!!) has an absolutely perfect balance between rich decadent butter, and smooth earthy mushroom. It is not sharp or salty like some Bries can be, which is crucial because unlike Camembert, the flavours are so much more subtle and can easily be overpowered. Eating Brie should feel like a really extravagant and comforting experience, and Baron Bigod delivers on every level. We think the little 250g Bigod gems are best at around 5-6 weeks as they mature slightly faster than the bigger wheels. And don't forget about the rind...it packs most of the punch!

You can select delivery dates up until 23rd Christmas. During Christmas week your cheese delivery could arrive +/- 2 days outside of your preferred delivery date. Your cheese will always be cut and wrapped the day it is sent out and you will get a delivery notification when your cheese is prepped, with tracking information when your cheese is on it's way.

Delivery is FREE and it comes in a climate control box (the only in the industry) that comes with a 48 hour freshness guarantee. If that wasn't enough, we also add an insert that will talk you through the info on the cheeses, tasting notes and a scorecard to help you make the very most of your festive cheesegeek delivery.

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Meet the Maker

From Fen Farm in Suffolk, the Crickmores produce Baron Bigod. Using milk from their Montebeliarde herd to a traditional Brie recipe, FF have won over the toughest of French brie purists! They're also committed to sustainability, aiming to become carbon negative.


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