Iris is a firm cheese made using fresh goat's milk, made by the Briar Rose Creamery, Dundee, Oregon, US. The cheese is washed in brine solution very often till it develops a perfect texture. This washed rind cheese is chewy and fudgy in texture with hints of straw, minerals, passionfruits. This cheese has won the 1st place at the American Dairy Goat Cheese Competition 2012. The cheese tastes well with fruits and white wine.
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