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Shepherd's Store

Age:  6 months
Milk:  Sheep's
Pasteurised:  Yes
Region:  Ireland
Vegetarian:  Yes
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Traditional in style but only brought to us by makers Cashel in 2017, Shepherd’s Store has already picked up a mind-blowing 7 awards. We’re suckers for a seasonal cheese with this semi-hard beauty only being made between February and September and then aged for a minimum of six months. It strikes the perfect balance across the board: firm yet delicately creamy; full yet without an overly strong flavour accompanied with a mix of savoury and sweet notes. Fudge, caramel, butter are all in play.

Delivery is not only free, and not only at a set day of your choosing, but also 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 cheesegeek delivery!

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Meet the Maker

From their Tipperary farm in 1984, The Grubb family broke new ground by creating Cashel Blue, the FIRST blue cheese to be produced in Ireland! Using milk from local herds, they've expanded their range of award winning cheese and now even make a sheep's milk blue.

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