Cheese of the day:


Find over 1750 specialty cheeses from 74 countries in the world's greatest cheese resource
Fox Hill Parmesan
Photo Credit: Fox Hill Cheese House

Fox Hill Parmesan

Fox Hill Parmesan is a hard, crisp and granular textured cheese from Fox Hill Cheese House, a fromagerie producing dairy products from its own herd of Holstein and Jersey cows. It has a dark hard and dry yellow crust with a straw interior that has a little more moisture than the regular parmesan. Its rich nutty, very salty taste enhances the flavour of Italian pasta dishes and salads. Fox Hill Parmesan is delicious when paired with wedges melon and pears, olives and smoked ham or white wine.

  • Made from unpasteurized cow's milk
  • Country of origin: Canada
  • Region: Nova Scotia
  • Family: Parmesan
  • Type: hard, artisan
  • Fat content: 26%
  • Texture: dense, firm and grainy
  • Rind: natural
  • Colour: straw
  • Flavour: nutty, salty
  • Aroma: fruity, nutty
  • Producers: Fox Hill Cheese House
  • Synonyms: Foxhill ParmesRan

Other Canadian cheeses:

2015 © Worldnews, Inc. Privacy Policy Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter