Goya is a typical flavoured cheese from Rokiskio Suris Company located in Rokiškis city of Aukštaitija region in northern Lithuania. Aukštaitija is a beautiful region where forests and lakes surround fertile plains and lavish grazing lands make the area ideal for milk yields and dairy products business.
This wheel shaped cheese has a clean surface except for marks appeared from pressing. Texturally, the cheese is smooth with single cheese holes. Consistency lies between soft to hard and whitish-yellow in colour. The fat content is around 40%. The longer maturing cheese may have crashes on the rind. As it ages, the cheese develops a strong, aromatic taste.
Other cheeses from Lithuania: Liliputas