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Corsu Vecchiu

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Country: France
Region: Corsica
Texture: Semi-Firm
Type of Milk: Sheep
Aging Time: 6 months
Pasteurized: No

Corsu Vecchiu is a French sheep’s milk cheese from the Mediterranean island of Corsica.  It is an unpasteurized cheese that is semi-firm in texture and made into wheels that are approximately 3 to 5 pounds. It is aged for around 6 months and develops a rustic grey rind. Its pate is ivory colored with slight eye formation and dense in texture. Its flavor is rich, nutty and somewhat sweet with salty and rustic undertones.  

 

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