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Basils Original Rauchkäse
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Basils Original Rauchkäse

Basils Original Rauchkäse is a semi-soft cheese produced with the highest quality pasteurised cow's milk from the Bavarian Alps.  It is made according to a centuries-old process, which includes smoking the cheese over Bavarian birch and spruce wood. This unique specialty is available in various flavours. It is a completely natural cheese manufactured entirely without additives or preservatives.

- Basils Original Rauchkäse: plain smoky speciality

- Basils Original Rauchkäse Chilli: smoky specialty blended with spicy chillies and bell peppers

- Basils Original Rauchkäse Turkey Ham: smoky specialty blended with tender bits of Bavarian turkey ham

All Bergader cheeses (except Edelpilz and Bonifaz "Wild Mushrooms") are lactose and gluten-free.

  • Made from pasteurized cow's milk
  • Country of origin: Germany
  • Type: semi-soft
  • Fat content: 25.5%
  • Calcium content: 700 mg/100g
  • Texture: compact, dense and soft
  • Rind: natural
  • Colour: pale yellow
  • Flavour: salty, smokey , spicy
  • Aroma: smokey
  • Vegetarian: no
  • Producers: Bergader Privatkäserei GmbH
  • Synonyms: Basil's Smoked Cheese

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